The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 22 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 3.28% - 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £20,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 21.31% 18.80% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,750 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (14.29%) IPv4
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel