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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 24 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.56% 2.25% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 13.33% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
45 15 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 37.82% 16.85% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 53
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Change Management
4 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 5 (35.71%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) IPsec
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (35.71%) SSL
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (35.71%) IPsec
3 5 (35.71%) SSL
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) MPLS
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) PKI
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
3 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) Splunk
4 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro
7 1 (7.14%) Tripwire
7 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
7 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
7 1 (7.14%) IronPort
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago