The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 13 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 32 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 16.36% 36.78% 8.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 86.49% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 4
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £36,893
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,900 £23,986
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,500 £38,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 32.73% 42.53% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 13
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +22.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Telford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) VPN
2 19 (76.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Cisco
4 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (64.00%) Citrix
4 16 (64.00%) DNS
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
5 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (40.00%) HP
9 10 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (36.00%) Brocade
10 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (36.00%) DDNS
11 8 (32.00%) IP Telephony
11 8 (32.00%) Network Design
11 8 (32.00%) MCSE
11 8 (32.00%) CCNA
12 7 (28.00%) CCA
12 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (28.00%) SAN
12 7 (28.00%) MCSA
12 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (28.00%) DHCP
12 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2000

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) VPN
2 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (36.00%) DDNS
5 8 (32.00%) IP Telephony
6 7 (28.00%) SAN
6 7 (28.00%) DHCP
6 7 (28.00%) NAS
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (24.00%) VLAN
7 6 (24.00%) IPv4
7 6 (24.00%) IPv6
8 5 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (16.00%) LAN
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (12.00%) Network Security
11 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
11 2 (8.00%) OSPF
11 2 (8.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Support
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Network Design
2 3 (12.00%) Network Management
3 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) MCSE
3 8 (32.00%) CCNA
4 7 (28.00%) CCA
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (28.00%) MCSA
5 5 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (8.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
2 2 (8.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Cisco
3 16 (64.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) HP
6 9 (36.00%) Brocade
7 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
8 6 (24.00%) SonicWALL
9 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (12.00%) Avaya
10 3 (12.00%) Juniper
10 3 (12.00%) Mitel
11 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
11 2 (8.00%) McAfee
11 2 (8.00%) Nokia
12 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
12 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
Telford, Shropshire
Proto Labs Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago