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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 47 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 57 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.17% 4.76% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.57% 23.31% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 45
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,870 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £50,000
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
232 236 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.03% 20.42% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 215 205 235
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,500
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 4 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 4 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 +5 31 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Horsham -10 10 £45,000 -
Gatwick +11 5 £42,500 -17.07%
Shoreham-by-Sea +2 3 £22,000 -42.10% 1
Haywards Heath +3 2 £24,000 -17.24%
Burgess Hill +2 2 £26,500 -8.62%
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 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 66 (59.46%) Windows
2 53 (47.75%) VMware
3 50 (45.05%) Cisco
4 49 (44.14%) Active Directory
5 38 (34.23%) LAN
6 37 (33.33%) WAN
7 33 (29.73%) DNS
8 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
9 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (24.32%) DHCP
11 26 (23.42%) MS Exchange
11 26 (23.42%) Linux
12 25 (22.52%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (21.62%) Citrix
14 22 (19.82%) TCP/IP
14 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
15 21 (18.92%) Internet
15 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (18.02%) vSphere
16 20 (18.02%) CCNP
17 19 (17.12%) SAN
17 19 (17.12%) PCI DSS
18 18 (16.22%) MySQL
19 17 (15.32%) Red Hat
19 17 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2010
20 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
20 16 (14.41%) UNIX
20 16 (14.41%) Wi-Fi

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (23.42%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.51%) Apache
3 15 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.51%) Apache Solr
4 11 (9.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (9.91%) IIS
5 9 (8.11%) Lync
5 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.70%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.81%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.23%) LAN
2 37 (33.33%) WAN
3 33 (29.73%) DNS
4 27 (24.32%) DHCP
5 22 (19.82%) TCP/IP
6 21 (18.92%) Internet
7 19 (17.12%) SAN
8 16 (14.41%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (13.51%) BIG-IP
10 14 (12.61%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (12.61%) MPLS
11 13 (11.71%) ADSL
12 12 (10.81%) Ethernet
13 11 (9.91%) VPN
14 8 (7.21%) VoIP
15 7 (6.31%) VLAN
16 6 (5.41%) Cisco PIX
17 5 (4.50%) SSL
17 5 (4.50%) NAS
18 4 (3.60%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.22%) MySQL
3 8 (7.21%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (7.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Finance
3 2 (1.80%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.42%) Network Engineer
1 26 (23.42%) Support Engineer
2 23 (20.72%) Administrator
3 21 (18.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (11.71%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (9.91%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (9.01%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (9.01%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (9.01%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) Senior Support Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) UNIX Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Help Desk Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
1 8 (7.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.91%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.91%) Blackberry
3 9 (8.11%) Clustering
4 4 (3.60%) PKI
4 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.70%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.80%) FMCG
6 2 (1.80%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.80%) iPad
6 2 (1.80%) iPhone
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 66 (59.46%) Windows
2 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (23.42%) Linux
4 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (14.41%) UNIX
7 9 (8.11%) Mac OS X
7 9 (8.11%) Mac OS
8 7 (6.31%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.80%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.80%) CentOS
10 2 (1.80%) Android
10 2 (1.80%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (13.51%) ITIL
2 14 (12.61%) Project Management
3 12 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (9.01%) Release Management
5 9 (8.11%) CRM
5 9 (8.11%) High Availability
5 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 9 (8.11%) Supplier Management
5 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.21%) Business Continuity
7 6 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.50%) Line Management
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.60%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) C
2 6 (5.41%) SQL
3 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.90%) VBScript
4 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (22.52%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (18.02%) CCNP
3 15 (13.51%) MCP
3 15 (13.51%) CCNA
4 5 (4.50%) CISSP
4 5 (4.50%) CCIE
5 4 (3.60%) Degree
5 4 (3.60%) CRISC
5 4 (3.60%) CISA
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.70%) VCP4
7 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.80%) MCSE
8 1 (0.90%) MCSA
8 1 (0.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) BS25999
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (44.14%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.02%) vSphere
4 10 (9.01%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (7.21%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.70%) XenApp
7 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.70%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) SCCM
2 12 (10.81%) WSUS
3 9 (8.11%) Backup Exec
4 8 (7.21%) SCSM
4 8 (7.21%) ARCserve
5 7 (6.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (4.50%) SCOM
7 3 (2.70%) Plesk
7 3 (2.70%) cPanel
8 2 (1.80%) Nagios
9 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.90%) WMI
Vendors
1 53 (47.75%) VMware
2 50 (45.05%) Cisco
3 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
4 24 (21.62%) Citrix
5 17 (15.32%) Red Hat
6 15 (13.51%) hybris
7 12 (10.81%) BT
8 11 (9.91%) Symantec
8 11 (9.91%) Sophos
8 11 (9.91%) Dell
9 8 (7.21%) Fortinet
9 8 (7.21%) Lumension
9 8 (7.21%) Juniper
10 7 (6.31%) HP
11 6 (5.41%) WatchGuard
11 6 (5.41%) McAfee
12 4 (3.60%) Brocade
12 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.70%) NetApp
13 3 (2.70%) 3PAR
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: £40 - £50k package to include car or car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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