The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 44 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 63 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.86% 2.19% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.20% 10.84% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54 26 36
Average salary £29,500 £34,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.49% -21.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
250 249 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.28% 20.18% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 224 202 176
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South East

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +24 17 £25,000 -31.50% 4
Horsham -5 10 £27,500 -11.29%
Worthing 0 9 £47,500 +72.72%
Shoreham-by-Sea +10 6 £26,000 -31.57% 2
Burgess Hill 0 6 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Gatwick -5 4 £35,250 +2.17%
Haywards Heath -12 2 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 94 (72.31%) Windows
2 81 (62.31%) Microsoft
3 79 (60.77%) Active Directory
4 65 (50.00%) Cisco
5 63 (48.46%) WAN
6 61 (46.92%) LAN
7 50 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
8 48 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 45 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (31.54%) VPN
11 40 (30.77%) DNS
11 40 (30.77%) DHCP
11 40 (30.77%) VMware
12 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
13 34 (26.15%) ITIL
13 34 (26.15%) SAN
14 33 (25.38%) TCP/IP
14 33 (25.38%) MS Exchange
15 32 (24.62%) Linux
15 32 (24.62%) CCNP
16 30 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (23.08%) Windows 8
17 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (22.31%) CCNA
18 28 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (20.77%) Juniper
20 26 (20.00%) SQL
20 26 (20.00%) Finance
21 25 (19.23%) Citrix
21 25 (19.23%) Windows 7

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (25.38%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (6.15%) Apache
5 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.62%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.08%) SAS
8 2 (1.54%) CMS
9 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.77%) IIS
9 1 (0.77%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (16.92%) MS Office
2 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (48.46%) WAN
2 61 (46.92%) LAN
3 41 (31.54%) VPN
4 40 (30.77%) DNS
4 40 (30.77%) DHCP
5 34 (26.15%) SAN
6 33 (25.38%) TCP/IP
7 30 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (16.15%) VoIP
8 21 (16.15%) BIG-IP
9 18 (13.85%) DMZ
9 18 (13.85%) FTP
10 16 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (9.23%) Internet
12 9 (6.92%) MPLS
13 8 (6.15%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (4.62%) Broadband
15 6 (4.62%) Ethernet
16 5 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.92%) MySQL
3 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 26 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.54%) Military
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Electronics
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (38.46%) Analyst
2 23 (17.69%) Support Analyst
3 18 (13.85%) Support Engineer
4 16 (12.31%) Network Engineer
5 15 (11.54%) Network Analyst
6 10 (7.69%) IT Support
6 10 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 10 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.92%) Administrator
7 9 (6.92%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Technical Support
9 7 (5.38%) Field Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.38%) Support Team Leader
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Support Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) COM
2 1 (0.77%) Web Services
2 1 (0.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) Blackberry
2 10 (7.69%) iPhone
2 10 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 10 (7.69%) iPad
3 4 (3.08%) Open Source
3 4 (3.08%) Firmware
4 3 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.31%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) FMCG
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 94 (72.31%) Windows
2 48 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (24.62%) Linux
5 30 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (19.23%) Windows 7
8 21 (16.15%) Windows XP
9 10 (7.69%) Android
9 10 (7.69%) Windows Vista
9 10 (7.69%) Windows Phone
10 9 (6.92%) UNIX
10 9 (6.92%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.08%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) ITIL
2 21 (16.15%) Project Management
3 19 (14.62%) PRINCE2
4 15 (11.54%) Data Security
4 15 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (6.92%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.62%) ERP
8 4 (3.08%) Document Management
8 4 (3.08%) CRM
9 3 (2.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.31%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (2.31%) Network Management
10 2 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.54%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (1.54%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (1.54%) ITIL V3
10 2 (1.54%) Change Control
10 2 (1.54%) JVM Tuning
10 2 (1.54%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (8.46%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.69%) C
4 5 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.31%) VBScript
5 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (24.62%) CCNP
3 29 (22.31%) CCNA
4 24 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (13.08%) MCSE
7 15 (11.54%) MCSA
8 14 (10.77%) MCP
9 9 (6.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (3.85%) JNCIS
11 5 (3.85%) MCDST
11 5 (3.85%) VCP5
12 4 (3.08%) CCIE
12 4 (3.08%) CCA
13 3 (2.31%) CCSP
13 3 (2.31%) MCITP
14 2 (1.54%) VCAP
14 2 (1.54%) CEH
14 2 (1.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.15%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (60.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.54%) vSphere
4 11 (8.46%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.38%) Xen
7 6 (4.62%) Terminal Server
8 5 (3.85%) XenApp
9 4 (3.08%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.31%) MetaFrame
11 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (11.54%) SCSM
2 9 (6.92%) Backup Exec
3 8 (6.15%) SCOM
4 5 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.85%) SCCM
5 4 (3.08%) WSUS
6 3 (2.31%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.31%) WMI
7 2 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 81 (62.31%) Microsoft
2 65 (50.00%) Cisco
3 40 (30.77%) VMware
4 27 (20.77%) Juniper
5 25 (19.23%) Citrix
6 20 (15.38%) HP
7 19 (14.62%) Symantec
8 15 (11.54%) CheckPoint
9 13 (10.00%) Sage
10 12 (9.23%) Sophos
10 12 (9.23%) Draytek
11 9 (6.92%) BT
12 7 (5.38%) McAfee
12 7 (5.38%) hybris
13 6 (4.62%) F5
13 6 (4.62%) Dell
14 5 (3.85%) NetApp
14 5 (3.85%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds
14 5 (3.85%) WatchGuard
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 plus car
Posted: 9 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 plus benefits after qualifying period
Posted: 9 days ago
Haywards Heath
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + holidays, lap, mob, bus ex
Posted: 14 days ago