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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 14 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 14.29% 21.74% 4.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 83.33% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £48,750 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.35% +64.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
12 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 19.05% 26.09% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 14
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +69.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Malling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Office 365
3 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (31.25%) SaaS
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 5 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Google
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) VPN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (31.25%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (18.75%) NetScreen
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (12.50%) IPv4
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) IT Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Server Support
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Support
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) CoreOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) SEO
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CCDA
4 2 (12.50%) CCDP
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSE
4 2 (12.50%) CCSP
4 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
4 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (12.50%) vCloud
5 1 (6.25%) MetaFrame
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Google
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) F5
6 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam