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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 43 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 57 41 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.49% 4.08% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.68% 22.91% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 70
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
222 179 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.39% 17.81% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 201 157 254
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 January 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 January 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 +7 25 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Horsham -2 14 £46,250 -
Gatwick +11 8 £37,500 -40.00%
Burgess Hill +2 4 £30,750 +6.03%
Shoreham-by-Sea -1 2 £22,000 -42.10%
Haywards Heath - 2 £24,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 61 (62.89%) Windows
2 48 (49.48%) Cisco
3 43 (44.33%) VMware
4 41 (42.27%) Active Directory
5 33 (34.02%) LAN
6 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
7 31 (31.96%) WAN
8 29 (29.90%) DNS
9 27 (27.84%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (23.71%) DHCP
11 23 (23.71%) MS Exchange
12 22 (22.68%) CCNP
13 21 (21.65%) Citrix
14 20 (20.62%) Internet
14 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
15 19 (19.59%) Linux
16 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (16.49%) MPLS
17 16 (16.49%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
17 16 (16.49%) CCNA
18 15 (15.46%) ITIL
18 15 (15.46%) MCP
18 15 (15.46%) vSphere
19 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (14.43%) Cisco ASA
20 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 23 (23.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.28%) IIS
4 8 (8.25%) Apache
4 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (8.25%) Apache Solr
5 7 (7.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.15%) Lync
7 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.09%) MS Project Server
8 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.03%) SAS
9 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.34%) MS Office
3 4 (4.12%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.02%) LAN
2 31 (31.96%) WAN
3 29 (29.90%) DNS
4 23 (23.71%) DHCP
5 20 (20.62%) Internet
6 16 (16.49%) MPLS
6 16 (16.49%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (14.43%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (13.40%) SAN
8 13 (13.40%) TCP/IP
9 12 (12.37%) Ethernet
9 12 (12.37%) ADSL
10 11 (11.34%) VPN
10 11 (11.34%) VoIP
11 9 (9.28%) BIG-IP
12 7 (7.22%) VLAN
13 6 (6.19%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (5.15%) SSL
15 4 (4.12%) IPsec
15 4 (4.12%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) MySQL
3 4 (4.12%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.12%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Network Engineer
2 25 (25.77%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.62%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (16.49%) Administrator
4 16 (16.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.28%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (9.28%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (8.25%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.22%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Operations Support Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.15%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) .NET
1 4 (4.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Clustering
5 4 (4.12%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.12%) FlexPod
6 3 (3.09%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.09%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.09%) FMCG
7 2 (2.06%) iPhone
7 2 (2.06%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.06%) iPad
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 61 (62.89%) Windows
2 24 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (19.59%) Linux
4 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.28%) UNIX
7 8 (8.25%) Mac OS X
7 8 (8.25%) Mac OS
7 8 (8.25%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.06%) Android
9 2 (2.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) ITIL
2 13 (13.40%) Project Management
3 12 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (12.37%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (10.31%) CRM
4 10 (10.31%) Supplier Management
5 6 (6.19%) Load Balancing
5 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.19%) Line Management
5 6 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.15%) High Availability
6 5 (5.15%) Release Management
6 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.15%) Change Management
7 4 (4.12%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.12%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.09%) Coaching
8 3 (3.09%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (3.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) C
2 6 (6.19%) SQL
3 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) VBScript
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (27.84%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (22.68%) CCNP
3 16 (16.49%) CCNA
4 15 (15.46%) MCP
5 6 (6.19%) CCIE
6 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.12%) Degree
7 3 (3.09%) MCSE
8 2 (2.06%) MCSA
8 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.03%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) BS25999
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (42.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.46%) vSphere
4 8 (8.25%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.12%) XenApp
6 4 (4.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.09%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.06%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.03%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Backup Exec
1 8 (8.25%) SCCM
2 7 (7.22%) WSUS
3 6 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.12%) SCSM
4 4 (4.12%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.09%) SCOM
5 3 (3.09%) Plesk
5 3 (3.09%) cPanel
6 2 (2.06%) Nagios
7 1 (1.03%) WMI
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Cisco
2 43 (44.33%) VMware
3 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
4 21 (21.65%) Citrix
5 13 (13.40%) BT
6 10 (10.31%) Symantec
6 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
7 9 (9.28%) Juniper
8 8 (8.25%) hybris
9 7 (7.22%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.22%) Dell
9 7 (7.22%) Sophos
10 5 (5.15%) McAfee
10 5 (5.15%) HP
10 5 (5.15%) WatchGuard
11 4 (4.12%) Lumension
12 3 (3.09%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.09%) Veeam
13 2 (2.06%) Riverbed
13 2 (2.06%) SolarWinds
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago