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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.87% 3.89% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.56% 20.00% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
90 110 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.07% 19.47% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 56
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Warrington

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (53.49%) Network Security
2 22 (51.16%) Cisco
3 20 (46.51%) Juniper
4 17 (39.53%) Windows
4 17 (39.53%) VMware
4 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (37.21%) ITIL
6 14 (32.56%) Security Management
6 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
6 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
6 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
7 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
7 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
8 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
9 11 (25.58%) Information Security
10 10 (23.26%) COBIT
10 10 (23.26%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) LAN
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 10 (23.26%) WAN
11 9 (20.93%) Citrix
11 9 (20.93%) ERP
11 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
11 9 (20.93%) F5
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (18.60%) FortiGate
12 8 (18.60%) Junos

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) Network Security
2 10 (23.26%) LAN
2 10 (23.26%) WAN
3 8 (18.60%) DHCP
3 8 (18.60%) DNS
3 8 (18.60%) Junos
3 8 (18.60%) FirePass
4 7 (16.28%) VPN
5 6 (13.95%) Wireshark
6 5 (11.63%) VLAN
6 5 (11.63%) VoIP
6 5 (11.63%) DMZ
7 3 (6.98%) SSL
7 3 (6.98%) Wireless
8 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.33%) FWSM
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Legal
3 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Security Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Information Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.63%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) IT Support
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.63%) Open Source
2 5 (11.63%) Life Science
3 4 (9.30%) RMADS
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
1 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Security Management
3 11 (25.58%) Information Security
4 9 (20.93%) ERP
5 7 (16.28%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
5 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.65%) Information Security Management
10 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
11 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security
11 1 (2.33%) Malware Detection\Protection
11 1 (2.33%) Matrix Management
11 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) VB
2 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
2 3 (6.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.28%) CCNP
3 7 (16.28%) CCNA
4 6 (13.95%) CCIE
5 5 (11.63%) MCSA
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (11.63%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) CEH
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) COBIT
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.65%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) FortiGate
2 7 (16.28%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco
2 20 (46.51%) Juniper
3 17 (39.53%) VMware
4 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
4 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.93%) Citrix
5 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
5 9 (20.93%) F5
6 6 (13.95%) HP
7 5 (11.63%) Dell
7 5 (11.63%) Avaya
8 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
8 2 (4.65%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.65%) Mitel
9 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
Warrington, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago