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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 3 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 29.63% 15.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.33% 60.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £30,750 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 55.56% 25.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Average salary £31,500 £33,500 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% +69.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £20,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (62.50%) CCSA
5 4 (50.00%) Nokia
5 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (50.00%) CCSE
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) NAS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Network Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) CCSE
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) VMware