The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 9 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 17.89% - 18.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.86% - 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 17
Average salary £27,250 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,525 - £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,900 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 23.58% 9.52% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 25
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £28,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Wigan

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wigan

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 18 (78.26%) VMware
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) LAN
4 12 (52.17%) WatchGuard
5 11 (47.83%) WAN
5 11 (47.83%) MPLS
6 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (39.13%) DHCP
6 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
6 9 (39.13%) DNS
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco
7 8 (34.78%) Wireless
7 8 (34.78%) VLAN
7 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
8 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
8 7 (30.43%) vSphere
8 7 (30.43%) WMI
8 7 (30.43%) WSUS
8 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (26.09%) EMC
9 6 (26.09%) Avaya

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (34.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
2 11 (47.83%) MPLS
3 9 (39.13%) DHCP
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 8 (34.78%) Wireless
4 8 (34.78%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) VPLS
5 3 (13.04%) OSPF
5 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (26.09%) Validation
1 6 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (21.74%) Line Management
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) WMI
1 7 (30.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) WatchGuard
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) EMC
5 6 (26.09%) Avaya
5 6 (26.09%) Sophos
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Training, Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago