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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 10.34% 5.56% 14.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 10.00% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Average salary £24,000 £29,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.64% -26.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £29,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £29,500 £50,000
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
4 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 13.79% 55.56% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 19
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £57,500 £43,500
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 20 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Malling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Network Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper