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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 12 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.17% 15.83% 38.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.11% 48.72% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 5
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £29,700 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
18 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.00% 32.50% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) F5
5 10 (62.50%) LAN
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (50.00%) CCNP
7 8 (50.00%) Wireless
7 8 (50.00%) CCSA
8 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
8 6 (37.50%) CCNA
8 6 (37.50%) CCDP
8 6 (37.50%) MPLS
9 5 (31.25%) Juniper
9 5 (31.25%) CCDA
9 5 (31.25%) Network Security
9 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) CCSE
9 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (25.00%) Network Design
10 4 (25.00%) VLAN
10 4 (25.00%) SAN
10 4 (25.00%) Nokia
10 4 (25.00%) VPN
10 4 (25.00%) CCIE
11 3 (18.75%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 8 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (18.75%) DWDM
8 3 (18.75%) NX-OS
8 3 (18.75%) VoIP
8 3 (18.75%) VPLS
8 3 (18.75%) WLAN
9 2 (12.50%) DHCP
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) SecurID
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Network Design
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
2 8 (50.00%) CCSA
3 6 (37.50%) CCDP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) CCDA
4 5 (31.25%) CCSE
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) CCIE
6 3 (18.75%) JNCIE
6 3 (18.75%) JNCIP
7 1 (6.25%) CCA
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
5 4 (25.00%) Nokia
6 3 (18.75%) Avaya
6 3 (18.75%) Imperva
6 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
6 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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