The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 21 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.13% 7.52% 12.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 40.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Average salary £47,640 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,752 £55,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,528 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 8.51% 18.80% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 17
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
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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 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) F5

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (33.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Mercator
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks