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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.46% 2.72% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.60% 12.61% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 9
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,600 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,400 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
57 111 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 11.56% 21.55% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 96 42
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Warrington

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) Cisco
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) ITIL
4 19 (41.30%) Network Security
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (39.13%) Security Management
5 18 (39.13%) DNS
6 17 (36.96%) Finance
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (34.78%) Information Security
8 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (32.61%) ERP
8 15 (32.61%) COBIT
9 14 (30.43%) LAN
9 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
10 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
10 13 (28.26%) WAN
10 13 (28.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (26.09%) DHCP
11 12 (26.09%) CCNP
12 11 (23.91%) SSL
12 11 (23.91%) Life Science
13 10 (21.74%) Degree
13 10 (21.74%) VMware
13 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
13 10 (21.74%) Wireless
13 10 (21.74%) VPN
14 9 (19.57%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) WordPress
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) Network Security
2 18 (39.13%) DNS
3 14 (30.43%) LAN
4 13 (28.26%) WAN
5 12 (26.09%) DHCP
6 11 (23.91%) SSL
7 10 (21.74%) Wireless
7 10 (21.74%) VPN
8 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (17.39%) MPLS
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.39%) VoIP
9 8 (17.39%) IPsec
10 7 (15.22%) IP Telephony
10 7 (15.22%) 802.11
10 7 (15.22%) Ethernet
10 7 (15.22%) SNMP
10 7 (15.22%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 8 (17.39%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Security Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Information Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Information Security Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) IT Support
5 4 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.52%) JSP
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Life Science
2 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.52%) RMADS
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.35%) Android
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Security Management
3 16 (34.78%) Information Security
4 15 (32.61%) ERP
5 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (28.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (13.04%) WAN Optimisation
8 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
9 5 (10.87%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
10 4 (8.70%) Open Source
10 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (8.70%) Service Continuity Management
10 4 (8.70%) Security Patching
11 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.09%) CCNP
3 10 (21.74%) Degree
4 8 (17.39%) CCNA
5 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.70%) MCSA
6 4 (8.70%) CCIE
6 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.70%) CEH
7 3 (6.52%) MCSE
7 3 (6.52%) MCTS
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.17%) CISSP
8 1 (2.17%) CISM
8 1 (2.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) COBIT
2 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) Cisco
3 10 (21.74%) VMware
4 7 (15.22%) HP
4 7 (15.22%) Juniper
5 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.87%) Dell
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Mitel
6 2 (4.35%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.17%) F5
7 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
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