The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 19 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.74% 8.11% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 54.55% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £37,250 £27,300 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.44% -31.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 20.55% 14.86% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 24
Average salary £31,000 £27,300 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.55% -35.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

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 18 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wigan

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) ProCurve