The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 3 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 14.29% - 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 28.57% 21.62% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £75,000 £110,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +214.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Firewall
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Firewall
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) ACMT
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Kerio
1 1 (100.00%) Kerio MailServer

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACMT
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Kerio MailServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Kerio