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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 7 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 7.69% - 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £18,250 - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 19.23% 5.41% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £18,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £39,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 9 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft