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 18 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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 4.44% 5.71% 15.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 12.90% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 19
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 20.00% 44.29% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,750 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £62,500
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 18 April 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Clustering
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (61.54%) DHCP
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) IIS
4 8 (61.54%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) iSCSI
5 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (53.85%) VPN
5 7 (53.85%) DMZ
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
5 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (53.85%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DHCP
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) iSCSI
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 7 (53.85%) DMZ
2 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server DBA
1 7 (53.85%) SQL DBA
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Clustering
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) Replication
3 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) Process Management
2 7 (53.85%) Security Management
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 3 (23.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
4 5 (38.46%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (30.77%) Foglight
3 3 (23.08%) SCCM
4 2 (15.38%) SCOM
4 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
2 5 (38.46%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam
3 2 (15.38%) Mercator
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft