The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.77% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,900 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.21% 41.56% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Firewall Salary Trend in West Lothian

Firewall
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bathgate - 1 - -
Linlithgow - 1 £37,000 -
Livingston - 1 - -
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (33.33%) GCIA
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Environment Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) GCIA
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat