The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 8 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 16.67% 4.17% 25.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 25.00% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Weymouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 16.67% 16.67% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Weymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Firewall
Salary Trend in Weymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Weymouth region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Weymouth

Firewall
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) FWSM
2 3 (75.00%) Nokia
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) FWSM
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Nokia