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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.30% 7.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 23.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
17 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 18.68% 30.89% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 39
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Tcl
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle