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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 21 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 126 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.81% 4.13% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.60% 20.83% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 103 43 21
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
249 240 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.39% 19.83% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 214 210 162
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 +37 72 £49,750 +32.66%
Gatwick +5 15 £45,000 +26.76%
Horsham +5 11 £35,000 -36.36%
Haywards Heath +8 6 £22,500 +7.14%
Shoreham-by-Sea +5 4 £26,000 +15.55%
East Grinstead - 1 £47,500 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 138 (59.48%) Windows
2 129 (55.60%) Cisco
3 112 (48.28%) LAN
4 103 (44.40%) VMware
5 92 (39.66%) WAN
6 86 (37.07%) Active Directory
6 86 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
6 86 (37.07%) Load Balancing
7 79 (34.05%) Data Centre
8 73 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 70 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 68 (29.31%) CCNP
11 67 (28.88%) Microsoft
12 63 (27.16%) VPN
13 61 (26.29%) Linux
13 61 (26.29%) SQL Server
13 61 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (23.71%) DNS
15 52 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
16 47 (20.26%) TCP/IP
17 46 (19.83%) SQL
18 45 (19.40%) SAN
18 45 (19.40%) Migration
19 41 (17.67%) Citrix
19 41 (17.67%) MS Exchange
20 40 (17.24%) IIS
21 38 (16.38%) Windows Server 2003
22 36 (15.52%) Wireshark
23 35 (15.09%) F5
24 34 (14.66%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (17.67%) MS Exchange
2 40 (17.24%) IIS
3 32 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (11.21%) Lync
5 16 (6.90%) Apache
6 15 (6.47%) Tomcat
6 15 (6.47%) Apache Solr
7 14 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (4.74%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.29%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (11.64%) MS Office
1 27 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.45%) Office 365
2 4 (1.72%) Symantec.cloud
3 3 (1.29%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (48.28%) LAN
2 92 (39.66%) WAN
3 63 (27.16%) VPN
4 55 (23.71%) DNS
5 52 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 47 (20.26%) TCP/IP
7 45 (19.40%) SAN
8 36 (15.52%) Wireshark
9 31 (13.36%) DHCP
10 30 (12.93%) DWDM
11 27 (11.64%) BIG-IP
12 23 (9.91%) Internet
12 23 (9.91%) Wireless
13 21 (9.05%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (7.76%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (6.47%) VLAN
16 14 (6.03%) VoIP
17 13 (5.60%) MPLS
18 12 (5.17%) OSPF
18 12 (5.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.21%) MySQL
3 9 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.43%) Big Data
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 29 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.59%) Back Office
4 4 (1.72%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.29%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (21.98%) Network Engineer
2 28 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 27 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (10.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 24 (10.34%) Administrator
6 21 (9.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (9.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (7.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (6.90%) DBA
9 13 (5.60%) Analyst
9 13 (5.60%) Team Leader
10 11 (4.74%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Architect
12 8 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 8 (3.45%) Applications Architect
12 8 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (3.45%) Help Desk Technician
13 7 (3.02%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.60%) Web Services
2 9 (3.88%) .NET
3 3 (1.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 79 (34.05%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.19%) Blackberry
3 16 (6.90%) Replication
4 14 (6.03%) Clustering
4 14 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.60%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.88%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.88%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.86%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 138 (59.48%) Windows
2 70 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (26.29%) Linux
3 61 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (16.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (8.19%) Mac OS X
5 19 (8.19%) Mac OS
6 17 (7.33%) UNIX
7 15 (6.47%) Windows 7
8 13 (5.60%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.07%) Load Balancing
2 45 (19.40%) Migration
3 26 (11.21%) Change Management
4 25 (10.78%) ITIL
5 24 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 23 (9.91%) Performance Monitoring
6 23 (9.91%) Configuration Management
7 21 (9.05%) SDLC
8 20 (8.62%) Service Management
9 19 (8.19%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (6.90%) High Availability
10 16 (6.90%) Project Management
11 14 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (6.03%) Information Security
12 13 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (5.60%) Incident Management
12 13 (5.60%) Network Architecture
12 13 (5.60%) Line Management
13 12 (5.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.83%) SQL
2 23 (9.91%) PowerShell
3 21 (9.05%) C
4 5 (2.16%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.72%) Java
6 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.86%) Perl
7 2 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 86 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (29.31%) CCNP
3 25 (10.78%) CCNA
4 22 (9.48%) MCP
5 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.02%) MCSE
6 7 (3.02%) CCIE
7 5 (2.16%) CISSP
8 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.29%) MCSA
8 3 (1.29%) Degree
9 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.86%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.86%) MCITP
9 2 (0.86%) CCSP
9 2 (0.86%) CCIP
10 1 (0.43%) ISEB
10 1 (0.43%) SSCP
10 1 (0.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.66%) SLA
2 24 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (37.07%) Active Directory
2 73 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 18 (7.76%) XenApp
6 16 (6.90%) VMware ESX
7 14 (6.03%) vSphere
8 11 (4.74%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (3.45%) ISA Server
9 8 (3.45%) XenServer
10 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.86%) Firmware
12 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (12.93%) CiscoWorks
1 30 (12.93%) Cisco LMS
2 23 (9.91%) SCCM
3 14 (6.03%) WSUS
4 11 (4.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (3.88%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.88%) ARCserve
5 9 (3.88%) SCSM
6 8 (3.45%) SCOM
7 5 (2.16%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 129 (55.60%) Cisco
2 103 (44.40%) VMware
3 67 (28.88%) Microsoft
4 41 (17.67%) Citrix
5 35 (15.09%) F5
6 34 (14.66%) HP
7 27 (11.64%) CheckPoint
8 18 (7.76%) Juniper
9 17 (7.33%) NetApp
10 16 (6.90%) Symantec
11 15 (6.47%) Red Hat
12 14 (6.03%) hybris
13 13 (5.60%) Riverbed
13 13 (5.60%) Dell
13 13 (5.60%) Dell Compellent
14 12 (5.17%) Sophos
14 12 (5.17%) SolarWinds
14 12 (5.17%) Blue Coat
15 11 (4.74%) McAfee
16 9 (3.88%) BT
Burgess Hill
Pearson Whiffin
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