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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 7 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 13.89% 14.29% 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 83.33% 26.92% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -15.00%
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
6 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 16.67% 53.06% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 4
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -15.00%
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 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Malling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (37.50%) TACACS
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Network Management
6 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (25.00%) F5
6 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) CCDA
6 2 (25.00%) CCDP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) TACACS
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Platform Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Trainee
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCSE
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCDA
2 2 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) F5
West Malling, Kent
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