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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 33 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.61% 1.75% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 10.71% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £63,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
26 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 15.76% 16.37% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 15
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £67,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) MCP
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Isilon
5 2 (22.22%) FCoE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) IPv4
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) FCoE
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) MGCP
2 1 (11.11%) H.323
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Broadcast Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MCP
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
1 6 (66.67%) MCSA
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCVP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Isilon
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Websense
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed