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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 55 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 44 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.77% 2.00% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.47% 13.66% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 34
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
226 161 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.35% 14.61% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 188 143 215
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 £24,400 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £54,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +8 14 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Horsham -10 8 £51,250 +65.32%
Gatwick - 6 £36,250 -
Burgess Hill -6 5 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Worthing -3 4 £47,500 +72.72%
Shoreham-by-Sea -2 3 £26,000 -31.57% 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 100 (80.00%) Windows
2 82 (65.60%) Active Directory
3 70 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 69 (55.20%) Cisco
5 60 (48.00%) WAN
6 58 (46.40%) LAN
7 53 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (37.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (35.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
11 38 (30.40%) VPN
12 37 (29.60%) ITIL
12 37 (29.60%) DNS
12 37 (29.60%) VMware
13 36 (28.80%) CCNP
14 35 (28.00%) DHCP
15 34 (27.20%) TCP/IP
16 33 (26.40%) CCNA
17 31 (24.80%) MS Exchange
17 31 (24.80%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (24.00%) SAN
19 29 (23.20%) Citrix
20 27 (21.60%) Windows 7
20 27 (21.60%) Windows 8
20 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (20.80%) Juniper
21 26 (20.80%) Wi-Fi
22 25 (20.00%) VoIP
23 24 (19.20%) Finance
24 23 (18.40%) ITIL Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (24.80%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (14.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (14.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.20%) SAS
6 3 (2.40%) IIS
7 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.80%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) MS Office
2 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (48.00%) WAN
2 58 (46.40%) LAN
3 38 (30.40%) VPN
4 37 (29.60%) DNS
5 35 (28.00%) DHCP
6 34 (27.20%) TCP/IP
7 30 (24.00%) SAN
8 26 (20.80%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (20.00%) VoIP
10 16 (12.80%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (12.00%) BIG-IP
11 15 (12.00%) FTP
11 15 (12.00%) DMZ
12 10 (8.00%) Internet
12 10 (8.00%) MPLS
13 8 (6.40%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (5.60%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (5.60%) Ethernet
15 6 (4.80%) SNMP
15 6 (4.80%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.60%) MySQL
General
1 24 (19.20%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Military
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (34.40%) Analyst
2 23 (18.40%) Support Engineer
3 22 (17.60%) Network Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Support Analyst
5 14 (11.20%) Network Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (8.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.00%) Desktop Support
8 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) IT Support
9 8 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.60%) Field Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Technical Support
11 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (4.80%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Support Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) COM
2 1 (0.80%) Web Services
2 1 (0.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Blackberry
1 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.00%) iPad
2 10 (8.00%) iPhone
3 5 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 5 (4.00%) FlexPod
4 4 (3.20%) Open Source
4 4 (3.20%) Firmware
5 3 (2.40%) FMCG
6 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 100 (80.00%) Windows
2 47 (37.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (35.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (21.60%) Windows 7
4 27 (21.60%) Windows 8
4 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (16.80%) Linux
6 18 (14.40%) Windows XP
7 10 (8.00%) Windows Vista
7 10 (8.00%) Android
7 10 (8.00%) Windows Phone
8 7 (5.60%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.80%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.40%) CentOS
11 1 (0.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.60%) ITIL
2 23 (18.40%) Project Management
3 18 (14.40%) PRINCE2
4 14 (11.20%) Data Security
4 14 (11.20%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (7.20%) Incident Management
5 9 (7.20%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (6.40%) Line Management
7 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.60%) CRM
7 7 (5.60%) Supplier Management
8 6 (4.80%) ERP
9 4 (3.20%) Document Management
9 4 (3.20%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.20%) Network Management
10 3 (2.40%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.40%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (2.40%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (2.40%) Change Management
10 3 (2.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.60%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) C
3 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.20%) VBScript
5 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (28.80%) CCNP
3 33 (26.40%) CCNA
4 23 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (12.80%) MCP
7 12 (9.60%) MCSE
8 10 (8.00%) MCSA
9 5 (4.00%) CCIE
9 5 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.40%) CCA
11 3 (2.40%) CCSP
11 3 (2.40%) MCITP
11 3 (2.40%) Degree
12 2 (1.60%) VCAP
12 2 (1.60%) CISSP
12 2 (1.60%) CEH
13 1 (0.80%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (65.60%) Active Directory
2 31 (24.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.60%) vSphere
3 12 (9.60%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.80%) Terminal Server
6 5 (4.00%) XenApp
6 5 (4.00%) Xen
7 3 (2.40%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.60%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.60%) MetaFrame
8 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (11.20%) SCSM
2 9 (7.20%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.60%) SCOM
4 6 (4.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.20%) WMI
6 3 (2.40%) WSUS
6 3 (2.40%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.60%) Nessus
7 2 (1.60%) SCCM
7 2 (1.60%) Plesk
7 2 (1.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 70 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 69 (55.20%) Cisco
3 37 (29.60%) VMware
4 29 (23.20%) Citrix
5 26 (20.80%) Juniper
6 20 (16.00%) Symantec
7 18 (14.40%) HP
8 15 (12.00%) CheckPoint
9 12 (9.60%) Draytek
9 12 (9.60%) Sophos
10 10 (8.00%) Sage
11 8 (6.40%) McAfee
11 8 (6.40%) BT
12 7 (5.60%) F5
13 5 (4.00%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.20%) Fortinet
14 4 (3.20%) LANDesk
14 4 (3.20%) NETGEAR
14 4 (3.20%) NetApp
15 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
Crawley, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 plus benefits after qualifying period
Posted: 24 days ago