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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 34 41 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 74 55 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.04% 5.56% 11.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.76% 38.46% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 72 51 132
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
233 143 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.02% 14.44% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 201 125 300
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +8 33 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Chippenham -9 26 £24,000 -4.00% 5
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 95 (79.17%) Windows
2 55 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 51 (42.50%) Cisco
4 44 (36.67%) VMware
5 42 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (34.17%) MS Exchange
7 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
8 38 (31.67%) Microsoft
9 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (28.33%) VPN
10 34 (28.33%) DHCP
10 34 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (27.50%) DNS
11 33 (27.50%) ITIL
12 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
13 28 (23.33%) WAN
14 25 (20.83%) LAN
15 24 (20.00%) Dell
15 24 (20.00%) Service Management
16 22 (18.33%) SLA
16 22 (18.33%) SAN
17 21 (17.50%) MS Office
17 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (15.83%) Windows XP
19 18 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (14.17%) CCNA
20 17 (14.17%) Avaya
21 15 (12.50%) Service Delivery
21 15 (12.50%) NAS
21 15 (12.50%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 41 (34.17%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (9.17%) IIS
4 9 (7.50%) Lync
4 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (24.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (17.50%) MS Office
3 10 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
2 4 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
2 34 (28.33%) VPN
2 34 (28.33%) DHCP
3 33 (27.50%) DNS
4 28 (23.33%) WAN
5 25 (20.83%) LAN
6 22 (18.33%) SAN
7 15 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 15 (12.50%) NAS
8 14 (11.67%) Wireless
9 13 (10.83%) VLAN
9 13 (10.83%) Network Security
10 9 (7.50%) VoIP
11 7 (5.83%) IP Telephony
11 7 (5.83%) Internet
12 6 (5.00%) Multicast
13 5 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (4.17%) MPLS
13 5 (4.17%) BGP
13 5 (4.17%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) DB2
General
1 13 (10.83%) Telecoms
1 13 (10.83%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (22.50%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.67%) Analyst
3 17 (14.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (11.67%) Consultant
5 14 (11.67%) Service Analyst
6 13 (10.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Server Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
8 10 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Support
10 8 (6.67%) Network Engineer
11 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.83%) Senior Support Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Network Manager
13 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 5 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
13 5 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (4.17%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) XML
1 7 (5.83%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.50%) HTML
3 2 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 10 (8.33%) PDA
2 7 (5.83%) Clustering
3 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.17%) iPhone
5 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.50%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.50%) iPad
7 2 (1.67%) IVR
8 1 (0.83%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 95 (79.17%) Windows
2 42 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (15.83%) Windows XP
5 11 (9.17%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.33%) Windows Vista
7 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.17%) Linux
8 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) ITIL
2 24 (20.00%) Service Management
3 15 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 12 (10.00%) Change Control
5 10 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 10 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 8 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 7 (5.83%) Network Management
7 7 (5.83%) Migration
7 7 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (5.00%) CAD
8 6 (5.00%) Time Management
8 6 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.33%) Business Development
9 4 (3.33%) Performance Management
10 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.50%) Project Management
10 3 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) SQL
2 6 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.33%) C#
3 4 (3.33%) Java
3 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (14.17%) CCNA
3 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (9.17%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.83%) CCNP
7 6 (5.00%) Degree
7 6 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (4.17%) MCP
8 5 (4.17%) MCSE
9 4 (3.33%) MCSA
9 4 (3.33%) MCDST
10 3 (2.50%) CCDA
10 3 (2.50%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.67%) CCIE
12 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 34 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) Terminal Services
4 10 (8.33%) MetaFrame
5 9 (7.50%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.67%) ProxySG
6 8 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 7 (5.83%) UAG
8 6 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.50%) Xen
10 1 (0.83%) XenApp
10 1 (0.83%) vSphere
10 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 10 (8.33%) SCCM
2 10 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.83%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (5.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (5.83%) WSUS
4 4 (3.33%) MOM
4 4 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.50%) Check_MK
5 3 (2.50%) Netcool
5 3 (2.50%) Nagios
5 3 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.83%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.83%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 51 (42.50%) Cisco
2 44 (36.67%) VMware
3 38 (31.67%) Microsoft
4 24 (20.00%) Dell
5 17 (14.17%) Avaya
6 15 (12.50%) Juniper
6 15 (12.50%) HP
6 15 (12.50%) Citrix
7 14 (11.67%) Apple
7 14 (11.67%) CheckPoint
8 13 (10.83%) Symantec
8 13 (10.83%) SonicWALL
9 11 (9.17%) Altiris
10 8 (6.67%) Blue Coat
10 8 (6.67%) McAfee
11 7 (5.83%) Sophos
12 5 (4.17%) F5
13 3 (2.50%) Trustwave
13 3 (2.50%) Remedy
13 3 (2.50%) Nortel
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