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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 44 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 55 38 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.19% 3.43% 5.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.89% 21.47% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 91
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,300 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
184 177 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.37% 15.99% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 156 160 286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,295 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -1 22 £37,500 +7.14%
Gatwick - 15 £38,750 -
Horsham +6 11 £42,500 - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea -1 4 £22,000 -42.10%
Burgess Hill - 4 £31,250 -
Worthing -4 1 £37,500 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 67 (64.42%) Windows
2 56 (53.85%) Cisco
3 46 (44.23%) Microsoft
3 46 (44.23%) Active Directory
4 45 (43.27%) VMware
5 42 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (36.54%) LAN
7 36 (34.62%) WAN
8 28 (26.92%) CCNP
8 28 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (25.96%) ITIL
10 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
10 22 (21.15%) vSphere
11 21 (20.19%) MS Exchange
12 19 (18.27%) CCNA
12 19 (18.27%) DNS
12 19 (18.27%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (17.31%) Citrix
14 17 (16.35%) SAN
14 17 (16.35%) VPN
14 17 (16.35%) HP
14 17 (16.35%) DHCP
14 17 (16.35%) Linux
14 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (15.38%) Project Management
15 16 (15.38%) BT
15 16 (15.38%) VoIP
16 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
16 15 (14.42%) Wi-Fi

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 21 (20.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (7.69%) Apache
4 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 6 (5.77%) IIS
6 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.85%) SAS
7 3 (2.88%) MS Project Server
7 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.96%) Lync
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.58%) MS Office
3 4 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.54%) LAN
2 36 (34.62%) WAN
3 19 (18.27%) DNS
3 19 (18.27%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (16.35%) VPN
4 17 (16.35%) DHCP
4 17 (16.35%) SAN
5 16 (15.38%) VoIP
6 15 (14.42%) Internet
6 15 (14.42%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (12.50%) MPLS
7 13 (12.50%) BIG-IP
8 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
8 10 (9.62%) ADSL
9 9 (8.65%) Ethernet
10 5 (4.81%) VLAN
11 4 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (3.85%) Network Security
11 4 (3.85%) ISDN
11 4 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) MySQL
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
3 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 25 (24.04%) Network Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Administrator
5 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Analyst
6 10 (9.62%) IT Support
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
8 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Operations Support Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) COM
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.85%) FMCG
4 4 (3.85%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.88%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.88%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.92%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 67 (64.42%) Windows
2 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (16.35%) Linux
3 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.65%) UNIX
6 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.77%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.77%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) ITIL
2 16 (15.38%) Project Management
3 11 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (10.58%) Line Management
4 10 (9.62%) Supplier Management
5 9 (8.65%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.69%) CRM
7 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.77%) ERP
8 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.81%) Change Management
10 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.85%) Data Security
10 4 (3.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 4 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.88%) Data Protection
12 2 (1.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.65%) C
2 6 (5.77%) SQL
3 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
4 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (26.92%) CCNP
3 19 (18.27%) CCNA
4 13 (12.50%) MCP
5 12 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.65%) CCIE
7 7 (6.73%) MCSE
7 7 (6.73%) MCSA
8 4 (3.85%) Degree
9 3 (2.88%) CCSP
10 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.92%) VCAP
11 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.96%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.96%) BS25999
3 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 28 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (21.15%) vSphere
4 12 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.81%) XenApp
7 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.96%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.96%) Firmware
8 1 (0.96%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.81%) SCSM
4 4 (3.85%) WSUS
4 4 (3.85%) SCCM
5 3 (2.88%) cPanel
5 3 (2.88%) Plesk
6 2 (1.92%) SCOM
6 2 (1.92%) Nagios
7 1 (0.96%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.96%) WMI
7 1 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (53.85%) Cisco
2 46 (44.23%) Microsoft
3 45 (43.27%) VMware
4 18 (17.31%) Citrix
5 17 (16.35%) HP
6 16 (15.38%) BT
7 12 (11.54%) Juniper
8 10 (9.62%) Red Hat
8 10 (9.62%) Symantec
9 8 (7.69%) hybris
10 7 (6.73%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.77%) McAfee
12 5 (4.81%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.81%) WatchGuard
12 5 (4.81%) NetApp
13 4 (3.85%) SonicWALL
13 4 (3.85%) Sophos
14 3 (2.88%) Dell
14 3 (2.88%) LANDesk
14 3 (2.88%) 3PAR
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car & Pack
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago