The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.02% 3.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 8.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £41,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 45 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 29.29% 34.62% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Firewall
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Torfaen

Firewall
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +3 2 £41,500 +14.48%
Firewall
South Wales

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Squid
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) iptables
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware