The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.32% 3.68% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 25.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firewall
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 52 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.21% 14.73% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 76 27 51
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,050 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Firewall
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Warrington

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Warrington

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 8 (44.44%) Change Management
3 8 (44.44%) Fortinet
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Juniper
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) SSL
5 6 (33.33%) Retail
5 6 (33.33%) SecurID
5 6 (33.33%) Fujitsu
5 6 (33.33%) Junos
5 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) MCSE
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) ERP
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) Junos
3 6 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (5.56%) TACACS
7 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) SecurID
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCVP
4 1 (5.56%) GCIA
4 1 (5.56%) GCIH
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Fortinet
3 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
4 6 (33.33%) Fujitsu
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) Talend
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) F5
8 1 (5.56%) NetApp
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago