The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 58 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.07% 4.08% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.11% 19.84% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 40
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £18,425
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Firewall
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
231 257 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.17% 20.56% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 206 220 231
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Firewall Salary Trend in West Sussex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Firewall
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +9 39 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Gatwick +21 8 £40,000 -
Horsham -9 6 £45,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £22,000 -
Haywards Heath +2 2 £24,000 -17.24% 2
East Grinstead - 2 £43,750 -
Burgess Hill +2 1 £24,000 -17.24%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 61 (53.51%) Windows
2 57 (50.00%) VMware
3 45 (39.47%) Cisco
3 45 (39.47%) Active Directory
4 39 (34.21%) LAN
5 38 (33.33%) WAN
6 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (30.70%) DNS
8 34 (29.82%) Linux
9 33 (28.95%) Microsoft
10 28 (24.56%) DHCP
11 26 (22.81%) MS Exchange
11 26 (22.81%) PCI DSS
11 26 (22.81%) vSphere
12 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (21.05%) Red Hat
13 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (20.18%) UNIX
14 23 (20.18%) MySQL
14 23 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (19.30%) hybris
15 22 (19.30%) Apache Solr
15 22 (19.30%) BIG-IP
15 22 (19.30%) Apache
15 22 (19.30%) Tomcat
15 22 (19.30%) Citrix
15 22 (19.30%) Internet
15 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
16 20 (17.54%) SAN
16 20 (17.54%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 26 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.30%) Apache
2 22 (19.30%) Tomcat
2 22 (19.30%) Apache Solr
3 18 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (10.53%) IIS
4 12 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (9.65%) Lync
6 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.63%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (14.91%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.28%) MS Office
3 3 (2.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (34.21%) LAN
2 38 (33.33%) WAN
3 35 (30.70%) DNS
4 28 (24.56%) DHCP
5 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
5 22 (19.30%) Internet
5 22 (19.30%) BIG-IP
6 20 (17.54%) SAN
7 18 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (14.91%) MPLS
9 15 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (11.40%) VPN
11 12 (10.53%) ADSL
12 11 (9.65%) Ethernet
13 9 (7.89%) VLAN
14 8 (7.02%) VoIP
15 6 (5.26%) NAS
15 6 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
16 4 (3.51%) PBX
16 4 (3.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) MySQL
2 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.75%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (25.44%) Administrator
2 23 (20.18%) Support Engineer
3 22 (19.30%) Linux Administrator
4 21 (18.42%) Network Engineer
5 18 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (14.91%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (14.91%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (11.40%) UNIX Administrator
7 13 (11.40%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (8.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (7.89%) Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.26%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
12 5 (4.39%) Help Desk Support
13 4 (3.51%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) .NET
1 9 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.40%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.77%) Clustering
4 4 (3.51%) PKI
4 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.75%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.75%) iPhone
6 2 (1.75%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.88%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 61 (53.51%) Windows
2 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (29.82%) Linux
4 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (20.18%) UNIX
5 23 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (9.65%) Mac OS
6 11 (9.65%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.14%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.51%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.75%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.75%) Android
10 2 (1.75%) CentOS
10 2 (1.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (11.40%) Load Balancing
3 12 (10.53%) ITIL
3 12 (10.53%) Project Management
3 12 (10.53%) High Availability
4 11 (9.65%) Release Management
5 10 (8.77%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.89%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.14%) CRM
8 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.39%) Performance Management
9 5 (4.39%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.39%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (3.51%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (3.51%) Security Management
10 4 (3.51%) Service Management
10 4 (3.51%) Information Security
10 4 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) C
2 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.39%) SQL
4 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.67%) CCNP
3 17 (14.91%) MCP
4 12 (10.53%) CCNA
5 5 (4.39%) CISSP
5 5 (4.39%) CCIE
6 4 (3.51%) CRISC
6 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.51%) CISA
7 3 (2.63%) MCSE
8 2 (1.75%) Degree
8 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) MCSA
9 1 (0.88%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (22.81%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) BS25999
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 26 (22.81%) vSphere
3 19 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (7.02%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.14%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.51%) XenApp
8 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.63%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.75%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.28%) SCCM
2 13 (11.40%) WSUS
3 9 (7.89%) SCSM
3 9 (7.89%) ARCserve
3 9 (7.89%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (4.39%) SCOM
6 3 (2.63%) vMotion
7 2 (1.75%) Nagios
8 1 (0.88%) Plesk
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.88%) cPanel
Vendors
1 57 (50.00%) VMware
2 45 (39.47%) Cisco
3 33 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 24 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 22 (19.30%) Citrix
5 22 (19.30%) hybris
6 12 (10.53%) Dell
6 12 (10.53%) Sophos
6 12 (10.53%) BT
7 11 (9.65%) Symantec
8 9 (7.89%) Lumension
9 7 (6.14%) HP
10 6 (5.26%) McAfee
10 6 (5.26%) WatchGuard
11 5 (4.39%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.39%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.51%) Brocade
12 4 (3.51%) Juniper
12 4 (3.51%) NetApp
12 4 (3.51%) Riverbed
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago