The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.39% 2.84% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £59,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +68.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 13.56% 17.02% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 27
Average salary £41,500 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £39,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £66,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Firewall
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) VeriFone
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) RHCSA
4 1 (20.00%) iptables
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VeriFone
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat