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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 48 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 82 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.66% 5.02% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.74% 22.51% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 45
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
243 311 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.74% 22.31% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 276 261
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 April 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 21 April 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 +14 45 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Gatwick +24 13 £40,000 -
Worthing -1 9 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Horsham +1 4 £36,250 +45.00%
Haywards Heath -4 4 £38,750 +33.62% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £22,000 -
East Grinstead - 2 £43,750 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 77 (55.80%) Windows
2 69 (50.00%) VMware
3 60 (43.48%) LAN
4 59 (42.75%) Cisco
5 58 (42.03%) WAN
6 57 (41.30%) Active Directory
7 50 (36.23%) Microsoft
8 40 (28.99%) DNS
9 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (27.54%) Linux
11 33 (23.91%) MS Exchange
11 33 (23.91%) TCP/IP
11 33 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
12 31 (22.46%) DHCP
12 31 (22.46%) SAN
12 31 (22.46%) PCI DSS
12 31 (22.46%) BIG-IP
13 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 28 (20.29%) Citrix
14 28 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (19.57%) vSphere
16 26 (18.84%) Red Hat
16 26 (18.84%) CCNP
16 26 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (17.39%) MySQL
17 24 (17.39%) Load Balancing
18 23 (16.67%) hybris
18 23 (16.67%) Apache Solr
18 23 (16.67%) UNIX
18 23 (16.67%) Apache

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 33 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.67%) Apache
2 23 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 23 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 20 (14.49%) IIS
4 19 (13.77%) Lync
4 19 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (10.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.45%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (43.48%) LAN
2 58 (42.03%) WAN
3 40 (28.99%) DNS
4 33 (23.91%) TCP/IP
5 31 (22.46%) DHCP
5 31 (22.46%) SAN
5 31 (22.46%) BIG-IP
6 23 (16.67%) VPN
7 21 (15.22%) Internet
8 19 (13.77%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (13.04%) MPLS
10 17 (12.32%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (9.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (8.70%) VoIP
13 11 (7.97%) ADSL
13 11 (7.97%) VLAN
14 10 (7.25%) Ethernet
14 10 (7.25%) Wireless
15 8 (5.80%) IPsec
15 8 (5.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.39%) MySQL
3 11 (7.97%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 13 (9.42%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Back Office
2 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.45%) Publishing
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (20.29%) Administrator
2 23 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 22 (15.94%) Support Engineer
4 20 (14.49%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (10.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.97%) Team Leader
8 11 (7.97%) UNIX Administrator
9 10 (7.25%) Analyst
9 10 (7.25%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) Network Team Leader
11 5 (3.62%) Project Manager
12 4 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.97%) .NET
1 11 (7.97%) Web Services
2 2 (1.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.42%) Blackberry
3 12 (8.70%) Clustering
4 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.90%) PKI
5 4 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.45%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.45%) iPhone
7 2 (1.45%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.45%) iPad
7 2 (1.45%) GIS
7 2 (1.45%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 77 (55.80%) Windows
2 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (27.54%) Linux
4 26 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (16.67%) UNIX
5 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.97%) Mac OS X
6 11 (7.97%) Mac OS
7 9 (6.52%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.45%) Android
10 2 (1.45%) CentOS
10 2 (1.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 19 (13.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (13.04%) ITIL
4 15 (10.87%) High Availability
5 14 (10.14%) Network Monitoring
5 14 (10.14%) Service Management
6 13 (9.42%) Business Continuity
6 13 (9.42%) Release Management
7 12 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.70%) Project Management
7 12 (8.70%) Line Management
8 8 (5.80%) Information Security
9 7 (5.07%) Change Management
9 7 (5.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.07%) CRM
9 7 (5.07%) Performance Management
9 7 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.62%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) C
2 11 (7.97%) SQL
3 9 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (18.84%) CCNP
3 19 (13.77%) MCP
4 14 (10.14%) CCNA
5 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.62%) CISSP
6 5 (3.62%) CCIE
7 4 (2.90%) CRISC
7 4 (2.90%) MCSE
7 4 (2.90%) CISA
8 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) MCITP
9 1 (0.72%) Degree
9 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.46%) PCI DSS
2 17 (12.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) BS25999
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (19.57%) vSphere
4 11 (7.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (7.97%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 8 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.07%) XenApp
8 4 (2.90%) XenServer
8 4 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.17%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.17%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.17%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) WSUS
1 17 (12.32%) SCCM
2 11 (7.97%) ARCserve
2 11 (7.97%) SCSM
3 7 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.62%) SCOM
6 3 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.17%) vMotion
7 2 (1.45%) Nagios
8 1 (0.72%) Plesk
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.72%) cPanel
Vendors
1 69 (50.00%) VMware
2 59 (42.75%) Cisco
3 50 (36.23%) Microsoft
4 28 (20.29%) Citrix
5 26 (18.84%) Red Hat
6 23 (16.67%) hybris
7 15 (10.87%) HP
8 14 (10.14%) Dell
8 14 (10.14%) Sophos
9 12 (8.70%) CheckPoint
9 12 (8.70%) Symantec
10 11 (7.97%) BT
10 11 (7.97%) Lumension
11 10 (7.25%) SolarWinds
11 10 (7.25%) Juniper
12 6 (4.35%) McAfee
13 5 (3.62%) Riverbed
13 5 (3.62%) WatchGuard
14 4 (2.90%) Brocade
14 4 (2.90%) 3PAR
Worthing, Sussex
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago