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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 15 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.63% 21.54% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 42.42% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 2
Average salary £28,000 £48,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +51.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 15.79% 50.77% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 10
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £48,000
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -4 1 £28,000 -41.66%
Firewall
South Wales

Firewall
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat