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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.19% 2.48% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.49% 15.94% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +86.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,400 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,200 £28,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
122 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.31% 15.58% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 46
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,100 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Warrington

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Juniper
2 19 (59.38%) Network Security
3 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
4 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (31.25%) F5
6 10 (31.25%) Fortinet
6 10 (31.25%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) Security Management
7 9 (28.13%) FirePass
7 9 (28.13%) Junos
7 9 (28.13%) FortiGate
8 8 (25.00%) Citrix
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.88%) VPN
9 7 (21.88%) Information Security
10 6 (18.75%) DNS
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 6 (18.75%) LAN
10 6 (18.75%) WAN
10 6 (18.75%) DHCP
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) COBIT

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Network Security
2 9 (28.13%) Junos
2 9 (28.13%) FirePass
3 7 (21.88%) VPN
4 6 (18.75%) DNS
4 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 6 (18.75%) WAN
4 6 (18.75%) DHCP
5 5 (15.63%) VoIP
5 5 (15.63%) DMZ
5 5 (15.63%) VLAN
6 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (3.13%) FWSM
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.13%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Security Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Information Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Life Science
2 3 (9.38%) RMADS
3 1 (3.13%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Security Management
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security
4 5 (15.63%) ERP
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security Management
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (3.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) VB
2 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
2 3 (9.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) CCIE
4 3 (9.38%) MCSA
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) VCP4
5 1 (3.13%) CCSE
5 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) COBIT
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) FortiGate
2 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) Juniper
3 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 10 (31.25%) Fortinet
5 10 (31.25%) F5
6 8 (25.00%) Citrix
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) HP
9 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
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