The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 13 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 3.64% 2.72% 6.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 20.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
Firewall
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 10.91% 13.61% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 16
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Firewall
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) Foglight
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (60.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Mercator
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Meru Networks