The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Telford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 18 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 10.26% 17.81% 6.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.51% 44.83% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,800 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 50.00% 39.73% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 16
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Shropshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Telford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Telford region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Telford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Telford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Telford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Telford region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) XenServer
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
8 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Network Management
8 3 (18.75%) F5
8 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Telford region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) BGP
4 2 (12.50%) DDNS
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
5 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Assistant
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Assistant
3 2 (12.50%) IT Assistant
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
1 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
1 3 (18.75%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) XenServer
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
4 2 (12.50%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OPNET
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
6 3 (18.75%) F5
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Lotus
7 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 2 (12.50%) McAfee
7 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
7 2 (12.50%) SAP
8 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
8 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (6.25%) IBM
8 1 (6.25%) Juniper
8 1 (6.25%) BMC
8 1 (6.25%) Nokia
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago