The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Malling region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 14 13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - 5.56% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £46,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 9.80% 69.44% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Kent

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Riverbed
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Korn
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Riverbed
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware