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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 21 49 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 125 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.95% 4.91% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.97% 24.81% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 54 26
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -14.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
236 262 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.67% 19.79% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 204 233 227
Average salary £44,500 £35,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.47% -1.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +32 75 £45,000 +80.00% 8
Gatwick +10 18 £45,000 +27.65% 1
Haywards Heath +2 7 £27,000 +28.57% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 7 £26,000 - 1
Horsham +2 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Worthing -6 2 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 133 (61.86%) Windows
2 110 (51.16%) Cisco
2 110 (51.16%) VMware
3 94 (43.72%) LAN
4 88 (40.93%) Active Directory
5 83 (38.60%) WAN
6 73 (33.95%) Load Balancing
7 69 (32.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (32.09%) Data Centre
8 68 (31.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 68 (31.63%) Cisco Certification
9 62 (28.84%) Linux
10 61 (28.37%) Microsoft
11 60 (27.91%) SQL Server
11 60 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 55 (25.58%) TCP/IP
12 55 (25.58%) DNS
13 52 (24.19%) VPN
13 52 (24.19%) CCNP
14 49 (22.79%) SAN
15 44 (20.47%) SQL
15 44 (20.47%) MS Exchange
16 41 (19.07%) IIS
16 41 (19.07%) Cisco Nexus
17 40 (18.60%) Citrix
18 36 (16.74%) Windows Server 2003
18 36 (16.74%) Exchange Server 2010
19 35 (16.28%) PCI DSS
20 34 (15.81%) BIG-IP
20 34 (15.81%) Migration

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 44 (20.47%) MS Exchange
2 41 (19.07%) IIS
3 36 (16.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (12.09%) Lync
5 23 (10.70%) Apache
6 22 (10.23%) Apache Solr
6 22 (10.23%) Tomcat
7 17 (7.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (4.19%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.77%) MS Office
3 4 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.86%) MS Project
3 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Symantec.cloud
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 94 (43.72%) LAN
2 83 (38.60%) WAN
3 55 (25.58%) TCP/IP
3 55 (25.58%) DNS
4 52 (24.19%) VPN
5 49 (22.79%) SAN
6 41 (19.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (15.81%) BIG-IP
8 33 (15.35%) DHCP
9 26 (12.09%) Wireshark
10 22 (10.23%) DWDM
11 20 (9.30%) Internet
12 17 (7.91%) Wireless
12 17 (7.91%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (7.91%) VLAN
13 14 (6.51%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (6.05%) NAS
15 11 (5.12%) VoIP
15 11 (5.12%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (4.65%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.88%) MySQL
3 13 (6.05%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 22 (10.23%) Finance
2 7 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.79%) Back Office
4 4 (1.86%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.40%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (17.67%) Network Engineer
2 31 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (13.95%) Administrator
4 22 (10.23%) Support Engineer
5 18 (8.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 18 (8.37%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (8.37%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (7.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (6.98%) Analyst
7 15 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (6.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (6.51%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.51%) DBA
9 13 (6.05%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.19%) Architect
11 9 (4.19%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.72%) Applications Architect
13 7 (3.26%) Consultant
13 7 (3.26%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.98%) Web Services
2 13 (6.05%) .NET
3 3 (1.40%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 69 (32.09%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.37%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.37%) Clustering
3 17 (7.91%) Blackberry
4 14 (6.51%) Replication
5 6 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.86%) PKI
6 4 (1.86%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.86%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.93%) GIS
7 2 (0.93%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 133 (61.86%) Windows
2 69 (32.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (28.84%) Linux
4 60 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (16.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (10.23%) UNIX
7 17 (7.91%) Mac OS X
7 17 (7.91%) Mac OS
8 11 (5.12%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.65%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (33.95%) Load Balancing
2 34 (15.81%) Migration
3 23 (10.70%) Configuration Management
4 22 (10.23%) Change Management
5 21 (9.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 20 (9.30%) High Availability
7 19 (8.84%) ITIL
7 19 (8.84%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (8.84%) SDLC
8 18 (8.37%) Network Monitoring
8 18 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (8.37%) Service Management
9 17 (7.91%) Project Management
9 17 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (7.91%) Information Security
9 17 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (7.44%) Business Continuity
11 14 (6.51%) Release Management
11 14 (6.51%) WAN Optimisation
11 14 (6.51%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.47%) SQL
2 23 (10.70%) PowerShell
3 20 (9.30%) C
4 10 (4.65%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.86%) Java
6 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (31.63%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (24.19%) CCNP
3 23 (10.70%) CCNA
4 20 (9.30%) MCP
5 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.72%) CISSP
7 7 (3.26%) MCSE
8 4 (1.86%) CCIE
8 4 (1.86%) CISA
8 4 (1.86%) CRISC
9 3 (1.40%) MCSA
9 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.93%) Degree
10 2 (0.93%) MCITP
11 1 (0.47%) CISM
11 1 (0.47%) SSCP
11 1 (0.47%) ISEB
11 1 (0.47%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.28%) PCI DSS
2 33 (15.35%) SLA
3 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 88 (40.93%) Active Directory
2 68 (31.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.16%) Hyper-V
4 23 (10.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (9.77%) vSphere
6 14 (6.51%) VMware ESX
7 13 (6.05%) Forefront TMG
7 13 (6.05%) XenApp
8 10 (4.65%) ISA Server
9 8 (3.72%) XenServer
10 6 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (12.56%) SCCM
2 22 (10.23%) Cisco LMS
2 22 (10.23%) CiscoWorks
3 19 (8.84%) WSUS
4 13 (6.05%) SCSM
4 13 (6.05%) ARCserve
5 11 (5.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (4.65%) SCOM
7 9 (4.19%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (1.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 110 (51.16%) Cisco
1 110 (51.16%) VMware
2 61 (28.37%) Microsoft
3 40 (18.60%) Citrix
4 33 (15.35%) HP
5 24 (11.16%) CheckPoint
6 23 (10.70%) F5
7 22 (10.23%) Red Hat
8 21 (9.77%) hybris
9 18 (8.37%) Dell Compellent
10 17 (7.91%) Dell
11 16 (7.44%) Symantec
11 16 (7.44%) Juniper
11 16 (7.44%) Sophos
12 14 (6.51%) SolarWinds
12 14 (6.51%) Riverbed
13 13 (6.05%) Lumension
13 13 (6.05%) NetApp
14 11 (5.12%) McAfee
15 9 (4.19%) 3Com
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £55,000 +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago