The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 53 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.54% 4.19% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.08% 23.08% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 19
Average salary £32,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £17,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.91% 18.16% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 84 100
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 9 £34,000 -15.00%
South Shields - 1 £19,000 -
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (61.90%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) SAN
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
6 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) WSUS
9 4 (19.05%) DSL
9 4 (19.05%) ADSL
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 3 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (14.29%) Citrix
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (14.29%) Nagios
10 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (14.29%) HTTP
10 3 (14.29%) Python

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (19.05%) ADSL
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) DSL
5 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) LDAP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Web Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
1 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (14.29%) Django
1 3 (14.29%) Guice
1 3 (14.29%) REST
1 3 (14.29%) Play Framework
1 3 (14.29%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) Scala
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) WSUS
2 3 (14.29%) Ganglia
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) collectd
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 PA + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago