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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 74 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.19% 3.70% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.53% 27.47% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 9
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
97 91 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.47% 13.46% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 80 61
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Leamington Spa +6 6 £21,500 -59.04%
Warwick -28 5 £65,000 +96.70% 1
Rugby - 2 £23,500 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 27 (62.79%) LAN
2 26 (60.47%) WAN
3 24 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (46.51%) CCNP
5 19 (44.19%) Cisco
5 19 (44.19%) Windows
6 17 (39.53%) Network Security
7 16 (37.21%) VPN
7 16 (37.21%) CCNA
8 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
9 14 (32.56%) Ethernet
10 13 (30.23%) OSPF
10 13 (30.23%) BGP
10 13 (30.23%) EIGRP
10 13 (30.23%) Splunk
11 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
11 12 (27.91%) Network Management
12 11 (25.58%) FortiGate
12 11 (25.58%) Wireshark
12 11 (25.58%) NetScreen
12 11 (25.58%) VMware
12 11 (25.58%) FTP
12 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
12 11 (25.58%) Spanning Tree
13 10 (23.26%) HP
13 10 (23.26%) Finance
13 10 (23.26%) Radware
13 10 (23.26%) OmniPeek
14 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) LAN
2 26 (60.47%) WAN
3 17 (39.53%) Network Security
4 16 (37.21%) VPN
5 14 (32.56%) Ethernet
6 13 (30.23%) BGP
6 13 (30.23%) EIGRP
6 13 (30.23%) OSPF
7 11 (25.58%) FTP
7 11 (25.58%) NetScreen
7 11 (25.58%) Spanning Tree
7 11 (25.58%) Wireshark
8 10 (23.26%) OmniPeek
9 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.28%) Wireless
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (13.95%) Internet
11 6 (13.95%) MPLS
12 4 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (16.28%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) IT Administrator
7 5 (11.63%) IT Support
7 5 (11.63%) Network Support
7 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Systems Support
8 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Security Operations Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
1 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (13.95%) Unix
6 6 (13.95%) Windows 8
7 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
1 12 (27.91%) Network Management
2 7 (16.28%) Network Design
3 6 (13.95%) SIEM
4 5 (11.63%) Security Operations
5 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security
6 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (6.98%) Wealth Management
7 2 (4.65%) Computer Security
7 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.65%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (46.51%) CCNP
3 16 (37.21%) CCNA
4 8 (18.60%) Degree
5 4 (9.30%) CISM
5 4 (9.30%) CISSP
5 4 (9.30%) MCSA
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.30%) SANS
6 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) GCIH
7 1 (2.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) Snort
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.98%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.98%) QRadar
3 1 (2.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Splunk
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 10 (23.26%) HP
4 10 (23.26%) Radware
5 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto
6 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.98%) Juniper
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) F5
8 2 (4.65%) Meraki
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.33%) LogLogic
9 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.33%) NetWitness
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago