The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 6 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 20.00% 10.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 85.71% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Kent

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 Malling region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 23.33% 46.15% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 9
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Firewall Salary Trend in West Malling

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Malling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) TACACS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) CCSE
6 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) CCDA
6 2 (22.22%) CCDP
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (33.33%) TACACS
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Operations Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Platform Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Trainee
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCSE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCDA
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) F5