The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.47% - 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,472
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.52%
Firewall
Scotland

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 Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.18% 3.90% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 June 2015. 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
Livingston - 1 £26,000 -
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle