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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 8 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.15% 9.30% 21.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.78% 24.24% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £24,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -22.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,950 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £26,550 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
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
41 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 31.06% 38.37% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 17
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 28 (71.79%) Windows
1 28 (71.79%) DNS
2 27 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 25 (64.10%) Citrix
4 23 (58.97%) VPN
4 23 (58.97%) Cisco
5 22 (56.41%) Linux
5 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 21 (53.85%) VMware
7 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
9 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (38.46%) IP Telephony
11 14 (35.90%) CCNA
11 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
11 14 (35.90%) DHCP
11 14 (35.90%) DDNS
12 13 (33.33%) Network Design
12 13 (33.33%) VLAN
13 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (30.77%) Brocade
13 12 (30.77%) HP
13 12 (30.77%) IPv4
13 12 (30.77%) IPv6
14 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
14 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (28.21%) Cisco IOS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) DNS
2 27 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 23 (58.97%) VPN
4 15 (38.46%) IP Telephony
5 14 (35.90%) DDNS
5 14 (35.90%) DHCP
6 13 (33.33%) VLAN
7 12 (30.77%) IPv4
7 12 (30.77%) IPv6
7 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (25.64%) SAN
9 10 (25.64%) NAS
10 9 (23.08%) WAN
11 8 (20.51%) LAN
12 3 (7.69%) Network Security
13 2 (5.13%) VoIP
13 2 (5.13%) SNMP
13 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 1 (2.56%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2000
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
1 19 (48.72%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Network Support
5 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Support
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Support
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.13%) Network Management
5 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.56%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (35.90%) CCNA
3 10 (25.64%) MCSA
4 9 (23.08%) CCA
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (23.08%) MCSE
5 4 (10.26%) MCITP
5 4 (10.26%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) CCDP
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Citrix
2 23 (58.97%) Cisco
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (53.85%) VMware
4 12 (30.77%) Brocade
4 12 (30.77%) HP
5 7 (17.95%) SonicWALL
6 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.69%) Mitel
7 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.69%) Avaya
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.13%) McAfee
8 2 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.56%) Nokia
9 1 (2.56%) Lotus
9 1 (2.56%) Remedy
Telford
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago