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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.05% 2.35% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.39% 10.91% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £22,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
66 110 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 12.82% 21.57% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 55 92 53
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Warrington

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 23 (47.92%) Cisco
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 22 (45.83%) Network Security
3 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (43.75%) Windows
4 20 (41.67%) Security Management
5 17 (35.42%) Information Security
5 17 (35.42%) Finance
6 16 (33.33%) COBIT
6 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 16 (33.33%) DNS
6 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 15 (31.25%) LAN
7 15 (31.25%) ERP
7 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (29.17%) WAN
9 13 (27.08%) CCNP
9 13 (27.08%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (27.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (25.00%) VMware
11 11 (22.92%) Juniper
11 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (22.92%) DHCP
11 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
12 10 (20.83%) SQL
12 10 (20.83%) CCNA
12 10 (20.83%) Life Science
12 10 (20.83%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.17%) WordPress
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) Network Security
2 16 (33.33%) DNS
3 15 (31.25%) LAN
4 14 (29.17%) WAN
5 11 (22.92%) DHCP
6 9 (18.75%) VPN
6 9 (18.75%) SSL
7 8 (16.67%) Wireless
7 8 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.58%) VoIP
9 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 6 (12.50%) IPsec
9 6 (12.50%) IP Telephony
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (12.50%) MPLS
10 5 (10.42%) TACACS
10 5 (10.42%) xDSL
10 5 (10.42%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 8 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Information Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Information Security Analyst
4 13 (27.08%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) JSP
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Life Science
2 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.58%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (12.50%) RMADS
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
1 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.17%) Android
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 20 (41.67%) Security Management
3 17 (35.42%) Information Security
4 15 (31.25%) ERP
5 13 (27.08%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (27.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
7 7 (14.58%) Open Source
8 6 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
9 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (8.33%) Migration
11 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (6.25%) Data Management
11 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.08%) CCNP
3 10 (20.83%) CCNA
3 10 (20.83%) Degree
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) CCIE
6 5 (10.42%) MCSA
7 4 (8.33%) CEH
8 3 (6.25%) MCTS
8 3 (6.25%) MCSE
9 1 (2.08%) CISSP
9 1 (2.08%) CISM
9 1 (2.08%) CCSE
9 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) COBIT
2 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Juniper
4 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.58%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) Avaya
7 2 (4.17%) Mitel
7 2 (4.17%) WatchGuard
7 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.08%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
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