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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 21 41 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 125 77 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.81% 5.84% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 51.23% 26.28% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 107 64 36
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
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
244 293 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.11% 22.23% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 209 267 248
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 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 6 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 +21 64 £42,500 +46.55% 3
Gatwick +5 16 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Worthing +1 13 £45,000 -5.26%
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 6 £26,000 - 1
Haywards Heath -11 6 £33,500 +48.88%
Horsham -3 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 124 (63.92%) Windows
2 105 (54.12%) VMware
3 97 (50.00%) Cisco
4 86 (44.33%) Active Directory
5 85 (43.81%) LAN
6 80 (41.24%) WAN
7 66 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (33.51%) Load Balancing
9 63 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 57 (29.38%) DNS
10 57 (29.38%) SQL Server
10 57 (29.38%) Data Centre
11 56 (28.87%) Microsoft
12 55 (28.35%) Cisco Certification
13 53 (27.32%) TCP/IP
14 52 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (26.29%) Linux
16 50 (25.77%) SAN
17 46 (23.71%) VPN
18 45 (23.20%) MS Exchange
19 42 (21.65%) CCNP
20 41 (21.13%) Citrix
20 41 (21.13%) IIS
21 38 (19.59%) SQL
22 36 (18.56%) DHCP
23 35 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2010
24 33 (17.01%) Cisco Nexus
24 33 (17.01%) SLA
24 33 (17.01%) Windows Server 2003
24 33 (17.01%) PCI DSS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 45 (23.20%) MS Exchange
2 41 (21.13%) IIS
3 35 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (14.95%) Lync
5 21 (10.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (10.31%) Apache
6 20 (10.31%) Tomcat
6 20 (10.31%) Apache Solr
7 14 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.73%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) MS Project
3 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Symantec.cloud
2 2 (1.03%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (43.81%) LAN
2 80 (41.24%) WAN
3 57 (29.38%) DNS
4 53 (27.32%) TCP/IP
5 50 (25.77%) SAN
6 46 (23.71%) VPN
7 36 (18.56%) DHCP
8 33 (17.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 32 (16.49%) BIG-IP
10 18 (9.28%) Internet
10 18 (9.28%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (8.76%) Wireshark
12 15 (7.73%) VLAN
13 14 (7.22%) DWDM
13 14 (7.22%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (7.22%) Wireless
13 14 (7.22%) NAS
14 11 (5.67%) MPLS
14 11 (5.67%) IPsec
14 11 (5.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.92%) MySQL
3 16 (8.25%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 19 (9.79%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.09%) Back Office
4 3 (1.55%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.03%) Publishing
5 2 (1.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (17.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (15.46%) Administrator
2 30 (15.46%) Network Engineer
3 20 (10.31%) Support Engineer
4 17 (8.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (8.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 15 (7.73%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (7.22%) DBA
8 13 (6.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Cisco Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Analyst
10 11 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.12%) Architect
13 7 (3.61%) Consultant
13 7 (3.61%) SQL Server DBA
13 7 (3.61%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.25%) .NET
1 16 (8.25%) Web Services
2 3 (1.55%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 57 (29.38%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.31%) Clustering
3 19 (9.79%) Management Information System
4 16 (8.25%) Blackberry
5 14 (7.22%) Replication
6 4 (2.06%) PKI
6 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.55%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.03%) GIS
8 2 (1.03%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.52%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 124 (63.92%) Windows
2 63 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (26.29%) Linux
5 33 (17.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (10.31%) UNIX
7 15 (7.73%) Mac OS X
7 15 (7.73%) Mac OS
8 9 (4.64%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.12%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.52%) Android
12 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.51%) Load Balancing
2 24 (12.37%) Configuration Management
3 23 (11.86%) High Availability
4 22 (11.34%) Migration
5 21 (10.82%) Change Management
6 20 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (10.31%) Service Management
6 20 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (10.31%) Performance Monitoring
7 19 (9.79%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (9.79%) Business Continuity
7 19 (9.79%) ITIL
8 18 (9.28%) SDLC
9 17 (8.76%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (8.76%) Network Monitoring
9 17 (8.76%) Project Management
9 17 (8.76%) Release Management
10 16 (8.25%) Information Security
10 16 (8.25%) Patch Management
11 12 (6.19%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.59%) SQL
2 24 (12.37%) PowerShell
3 19 (9.79%) C
4 10 (5.15%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.06%) Java
6 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (28.35%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (21.65%) CCNP
3 18 (9.28%) CCNA
3 18 (9.28%) MCP
4 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.09%) CISSP
6 4 (2.06%) MCSE
6 4 (2.06%) CISA
6 4 (2.06%) CRISC
7 3 (1.55%) CCIE
8 2 (1.03%) MCSA
8 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.03%) MCITP
8 2 (1.03%) Degree
9 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) CISM
9 1 (0.52%) CISMP
9 1 (0.52%) ISEB
9 1 (0.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.01%) SLA
1 33 (17.01%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 86 (44.33%) Active Directory
2 66 (34.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (10.31%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.79%) vSphere
6 15 (7.73%) VMware ESX
7 12 (6.19%) XenApp
8 11 (5.67%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (4.12%) XenServer
11 7 (3.61%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.03%) Firmware
12 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (13.92%) SCCM
2 22 (11.34%) WSUS
3 16 (8.25%) ARCserve
3 16 (8.25%) SCSM
4 14 (7.22%) Cisco LMS
4 14 (7.22%) CiscoWorks
5 12 (6.19%) SCOM
6 11 (5.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (4.64%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (2.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 105 (54.12%) VMware
2 97 (50.00%) Cisco
3 56 (28.87%) Microsoft
4 41 (21.13%) Citrix
5 31 (15.98%) HP
6 22 (11.34%) CheckPoint
7 21 (10.82%) Dell Compellent
8 20 (10.31%) Sophos
8 20 (10.31%) Red Hat
8 20 (10.31%) Dell
9 19 (9.79%) hybris
10 17 (8.76%) Symantec
11 16 (8.25%) Juniper
11 16 (8.25%) Lumension
12 15 (7.73%) SolarWinds
13 14 (7.22%) F5
14 12 (6.19%) Riverbed
15 11 (5.67%) McAfee
16 10 (5.15%) NetApp
17 7 (3.61%) 3Com
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 5 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago