The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - 14.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £58,500 -
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 West Bromwich region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 1.06% 14.81% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £58,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.62% +74.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Firewall Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) CEH

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Assurance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISMP
2 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft