The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.30% 5.40% 4.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.00% 33.11% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 43 28
Average salary £27,850 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.47% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 148 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.47% 16.30% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 77 133 100
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,080 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nuneaton - 5 £27,850 -
Leamington Spa +11 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) CCNA
3 10 (45.45%) CCNP
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
4 9 (40.91%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco
5 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) CCIE
6 7 (31.82%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) VoIP
6 7 (31.82%) ISDN
6 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) MCSE
7 6 (27.27%) MCSA
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) SAN
7 6 (27.27%) Network Security
7 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
8 5 (22.73%) xDSL
8 5 (22.73%) WatchGuard
8 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (22.73%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (22.73%) GPRS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) VPN
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) Internet
3 7 (31.82%) MPLS
3 7 (31.82%) VoIP
3 7 (31.82%) ISDN
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) SAN
4 6 (27.27%) Network Security
5 5 (22.73%) xDSL
5 5 (22.73%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (22.73%) GPRS
5 5 (22.73%) UMTS
6 2 (9.09%) ATM
6 2 (9.09%) PPP
6 2 (9.09%) WLAN
6 2 (9.09%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) DSL
6 2 (9.09%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (36.36%) Administrator
1 8 (36.36%) IT Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Network Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) SUSE
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) CCNA
3 10 (45.45%) CCNP
4 7 (31.82%) CCIE
5 6 (27.27%) MCSE
5 6 (27.27%) MCSA
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) CCIP
7 2 (9.09%) CCDA
7 2 (9.09%) CCDP
8 1 (4.55%) CCENT
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) WatchGuard
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) Acronis
5 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.64%) Remedy
6 2 (9.09%) Nokia
6 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Sage
7 1 (4.55%) HP