The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank - 26 22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 4.85% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 12.66% 31.07% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 6
Average salary £30,500 £53,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.25% +53.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Firewall
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (50.00%) VMware