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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 48 31 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.40% 2.83% 4.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.13% 19.25% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 76
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 £26,300 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £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
191 161 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.49% 14.69% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 154 143 265
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,000 £30,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +7 21 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Gatwick - 15 £37,500 -
Horsham 0 7 £47,500 +29.25% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea -2 4 £24,000 -36.84%
Burgess Hill - 3 £30,000 -
Worthing +5 1 £37,500 - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 73 (72.28%) Windows
2 53 (52.48%) Active Directory
3 49 (48.51%) Cisco
4 47 (46.53%) Microsoft
5 40 (39.60%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (38.61%) VMware
7 38 (37.62%) WAN
8 36 (35.64%) LAN
9 27 (26.73%) ITIL
10 26 (25.74%) CCNP
10 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
13 21 (20.79%) MS Exchange
13 21 (20.79%) Citrix
14 20 (19.80%) VPN
15 19 (18.81%) Linux
16 18 (17.82%) CCNA
16 18 (17.82%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (17.82%) vSphere
17 17 (16.83%) HP
17 17 (16.83%) DNS
17 17 (16.83%) DHCP
17 17 (16.83%) VoIP
17 17 (16.83%) MCP
17 17 (16.83%) MS Office
18 16 (15.84%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (15.84%) Project Management
18 16 (15.84%) Finance

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (20.79%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.93%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.93%) Apache
3 7 (6.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.96%) SAS
5 3 (2.97%) MS Project Server
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.98%) IIS
7 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Office
2 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (37.62%) WAN
2 36 (35.64%) LAN
3 20 (19.80%) VPN
4 18 (17.82%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (16.83%) DNS
5 17 (16.83%) VoIP
5 17 (16.83%) DHCP
6 16 (15.84%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (14.85%) Internet
7 15 (14.85%) BIG-IP
7 15 (14.85%) SAN
8 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
9 10 (9.90%) MPLS
10 7 (6.93%) ADSL
11 6 (5.94%) Ethernet
11 6 (5.94%) SNMP
11 6 (5.94%) Network Security
12 5 (4.95%) VLAN
13 4 (3.96%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (3.96%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MySQL
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (25.74%) Support Engineer
2 18 (17.82%) Network Engineer
3 17 (16.83%) Analyst
4 14 (13.86%) Administrator
5 12 (11.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (11.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) IT Support
7 9 (8.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Senior Support Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (6.93%) UNIX Administrator
9 7 (6.93%) Network Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (6.93%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Operations Support Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) COM
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.89%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.97%) FMCG
3 3 (2.97%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.98%) iPhone
4 2 (1.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.99%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 73 (72.28%) Windows
2 26 (25.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (18.81%) Linux
5 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.91%) Mac OS
7 9 (8.91%) UNIX
7 9 (8.91%) Mac OS X
8 8 (7.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.98%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.98%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.98%) Android
9 2 (1.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.73%) ITIL
2 16 (15.84%) Project Management
3 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2
4 10 (9.90%) Line Management
5 9 (8.91%) Supplier Management
6 8 (7.92%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.93%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.93%) Data Security
8 6 (5.94%) CRM
8 6 (5.94%) ERP
8 6 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.96%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.96%) Change Management
10 3 (2.97%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.97%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.98%) Coaching
11 2 (1.98%) Network Management
11 2 (1.98%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) C
2 9 (8.91%) SQL
3 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.98%) VBScript
4 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (39.60%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (25.74%) CCNP
3 18 (17.82%) CCNA
4 17 (16.83%) MCP
5 16 (15.84%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (7.92%) MCSA
6 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.93%) CCIE
8 6 (5.94%) MCSE
9 4 (3.96%) Degree
10 3 (2.97%) CCSP
11 2 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.98%) VCAP
11 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (52.48%) Active Directory
2 25 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (17.82%) vSphere
4 12 (11.88%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.95%) XenApp
6 2 (1.98%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.98%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.99%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.93%) SCSM
3 6 (5.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.96%) SCOM
5 3 (2.97%) WSUS
5 3 (2.97%) SCCM
5 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.98%) WMI
6 2 (1.98%) Plesk
6 2 (1.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (48.51%) Cisco
2 47 (46.53%) Microsoft
3 39 (38.61%) VMware
4 21 (20.79%) Citrix
5 17 (16.83%) HP
6 14 (13.86%) Juniper
7 13 (12.87%) BT
8 12 (11.88%) Symantec
9 9 (8.91%) Red Hat
10 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
11 7 (6.93%) hybris
12 6 (5.94%) McAfee
12 6 (5.94%) Fortinet
13 5 (4.95%) NetApp
14 4 (3.96%) LANDesk
14 4 (3.96%) WatchGuard
14 4 (3.96%) Sophos
14 4 (3.96%) Draytek
15 3 (2.97%) SonicWALL
16 2 (1.98%) EMC
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago