The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 81 105 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.56% 9.69% 5.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.53% 47.09% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 75 95 52
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,576 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
249 223 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.25% 20.57% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 228 195 121
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -1 44 £41,000 -8.88% 6
Chippenham 0 22 £26,000 -3.70% 4
Corsham -4 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 91 (59.48%) VMware
2 79 (51.63%) Cisco
3 73 (47.71%) Windows
4 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
5 62 (40.52%) ITIL
6 54 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 46 (30.07%) Windows Server
8 43 (28.10%) Juniper
8 43 (28.10%) MS Exchange
9 38 (24.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (24.18%) VPN
11 36 (23.53%) DNS
11 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
13 34 (22.22%) WAN
13 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
14 33 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (20.26%) LAN
15 31 (20.26%) TCP/IP
16 30 (19.61%) CCNA
17 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
18 24 (15.69%) Change Management
18 24 (15.69%) Finance
18 24 (15.69%) SC Cleared
18 24 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007
19 23 (15.03%) Linux
19 23 (15.03%) DHCP
19 23 (15.03%) HP
20 22 (14.38%) OSPF

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 43 (28.10%) MS Exchange
2 33 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.54%) IIS
5 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.92%) Apache
7 4 (2.61%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.96%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (24.18%) VPN
2 36 (23.53%) DNS
3 34 (22.22%) WAN
4 31 (20.26%) LAN
4 31 (20.26%) TCP/IP
5 23 (15.03%) DHCP
6 22 (14.38%) OSPF
7 20 (13.07%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (11.11%) Wireless
9 15 (9.80%) MPLS
10 14 (9.15%) BGP
11 13 (8.50%) Ethernet
11 13 (8.50%) VLAN
12 12 (7.84%) Network Security
13 10 (6.54%) RIP
13 10 (6.54%) SAN
14 9 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (4.58%) H.323
15 7 (4.58%) LDAP
16 5 (3.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (15.69%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.27%) Banking
4 3 (1.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) German Language
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (24.84%) Support Engineer
2 25 (16.34%) Network Engineer
3 24 (15.69%) Administrator
4 23 (15.03%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (11.76%) Analyst
7 17 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (10.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 16 (10.46%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (10.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (9.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (6.54%) Network Analyst
10 10 (6.54%) Security Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.58%) Citrix Administrator
12 7 (4.58%) VMWare Administrator
12 7 (4.58%) Windows Administrator
12 7 (4.58%) Windows Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.92%) Security Support Engineer
14 5 (3.27%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Clustering
2 8 (5.23%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.27%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.31%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.65%) iPhone
7 1 (0.65%) IVR
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (47.71%) Windows
2 46 (30.07%) Windows Server
3 36 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (15.03%) Linux
6 22 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (7.84%) Unix
8 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.52%) ITIL
2 24 (15.69%) Change Management
3 20 (13.07%) Network Management
4 15 (9.80%) Load Balancing
4 15 (9.80%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (6.54%) Service Management
6 8 (5.23%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (5.23%) Problem Management
7 7 (4.58%) Business Continuity
7 7 (4.58%) Business Continuity Management
7 7 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.27%) BCP
9 4 (2.61%) Information Security
9 4 (2.61%) ITSM
9 4 (2.61%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.61%) Project Management
10 3 (1.96%) Incident Management
10 3 (1.96%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.07%) SQL
2 8 (5.23%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.96%) Perl
4 3 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (0.65%) C#
5 1 (0.65%) Java
5 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.61%) CCNA
3 24 (15.69%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (9.15%) CCNP
5 14 (9.15%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (5.88%) MCSE
7 7 (4.58%) MCITP
8 5 (3.27%) Degree
8 5 (3.27%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.27%) MCSA
9 4 (2.61%) CISSP
10 2 (1.31%) CCA
10 2 (1.31%) CCEE
10 2 (1.31%) CCIE
10 2 (1.31%) CISA
10 2 (1.31%) CISM
10 2 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 38 (24.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.46%) VMware ESX
4 15 (9.80%) XenApp
5 12 (7.84%) Hyper-V
6 10 (6.54%) ProxySG
7 4 (2.61%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.61%) vSphere
8 3 (1.96%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.96%) vCloud
9 2 (1.31%) KVM
9 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.65%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.84%) SCCM
2 11 (7.19%) SCOM
3 9 (5.88%) HP SIM
4 5 (3.27%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (3.27%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.96%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.96%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.65%) MOM
7 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 91 (59.48%) VMware
2 79 (51.63%) Cisco
3 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
4 43 (28.10%) Juniper
5 23 (15.03%) HP
6 17 (11.11%) F5
7 16 (10.46%) Citrix
8 15 (9.80%) Blue Coat
9 13 (8.50%) Dell
9 13 (8.50%) McAfee
10 11 (7.19%) CheckPoint
11 10 (6.54%) Symantec
12 8 (5.23%) Avaya
13 7 (4.58%) NetApp
13 7 (4.58%) Sophos
14 5 (3.27%) Intel
15 4 (2.61%) Apple
15 4 (2.61%) Lotus
15 4 (2.61%) Nokia
16 3 (1.96%) Remedy
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits +bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life insurance
Posted: 27 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life insurance
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago