The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.56% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 14.06% 16.98% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 18
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South Wales

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 28 July 2014. 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 - 1 £37,500 -
Firewall
South Wales

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) PPTP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) PPTP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia