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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 24 47 27
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 101 53 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.99% 5.13% 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.06% 38.13% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84 46 77
Average salary £38,000 £34,994 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% -12.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
246 139 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.89% 13.44% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 207 103 236
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +21 48 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Chippenham +6 27 £27,000 -55.00% 4
Corsham - 5 £30,000 -
Malmesbury - 3 £38,000 -
Trowbridge +3 1 £35,000 +0.03% 1
Salisbury - 1 £55,000 - 1
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 115 (64.25%) Windows
2 90 (50.28%) Active Directory
3 82 (45.81%) Microsoft
4 75 (41.90%) Cisco
5 72 (40.22%) ITIL
6 64 (35.75%) VMware
7 59 (32.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (30.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 52 (29.05%) TCP/IP
9 52 (29.05%) VPN
10 46 (25.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 43 (24.02%) Security Cleared
11 43 (24.02%) DNS
11 43 (24.02%) Cisco Certification
12 42 (23.46%) DHCP
13 39 (21.79%) MS Excel
14 38 (21.23%) MS Exchange
15 37 (20.67%) SLA
16 36 (20.11%) WAN
17 34 (18.99%) SC Cleared
18 33 (18.44%) Juniper
19 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (17.32%) MS Office
21 28 (15.64%) Windows XP
21 28 (15.64%) CCNP
22 27 (15.08%) SQL
22 27 (15.08%) Network Security
23 26 (14.53%) CCNA
23 26 (14.53%) HP
24 25 (13.97%) Finance

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 38 (21.23%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (9.50%) IIS
4 11 (6.15%) Lync
5 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.23%) Apache
7 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 31 (17.32%) MS Office
3 11 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) SaaS
2 3 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.05%) TCP/IP
1 52 (29.05%) VPN
2 43 (24.02%) DNS
3 42 (23.46%) DHCP
4 36 (20.11%) WAN
5 27 (15.08%) Network Security
6 23 (12.85%) LAN
7 21 (11.73%) Wireless
8 20 (11.17%) SAN
8 20 (11.17%) VoIP
9 15 (8.38%) Ethernet
10 14 (7.82%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (7.26%) VLAN
12 12 (6.70%) NAS
13 11 (6.15%) HTTP
14 7 (3.91%) DASS2
14 7 (3.91%) DPNSS
14 7 (3.91%) IP Telephony
15 6 (3.35%) Wireshark
15 6 (3.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (13.97%) Finance
2 19 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Billing
4 2 (1.12%) German Language
5 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (21.23%) Support Engineer
2 22 (12.29%) Technical Support
3 21 (11.73%) Analyst
3 21 (11.73%) Consultant
4 18 (10.06%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.38%) Network Engineer
6 14 (7.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (7.82%) Administrator
6 14 (7.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) Technical Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 12 (6.70%) Help Desk Support
8 12 (6.70%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) Help Desk Engineer
9 11 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.15%) Designer
9 11 (6.15%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 10 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.59%) XML
2 6 (3.35%) J2EE
2 6 (3.35%) CSS
3 4 (2.23%) JSP
3 4 (2.23%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Blackberry
2 12 (6.70%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.15%) Clustering
4 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.47%) PDA
6 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.35%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.79%) Online Banking
9 4 (2.23%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (2.23%) CESG
10 3 (1.68%) iPhone
10 3 (1.68%) iPad
11 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.12%) Statistics
12 1 (0.56%) IVR
12 1 (0.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 115 (64.25%) Windows
2 59 (32.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (30.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (15.64%) Windows XP
5 21 (11.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.50%) Linux
7 11 (6.15%) Windows Vista
8 9 (5.03%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.91%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (3.35%) UNIX
11 5 (2.79%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.79%) Solaris
12 2 (1.12%) Android
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.22%) ITIL
2 21 (11.73%) Service Management
3 17 (9.50%) Risk Management
3 17 (9.50%) Change Control
4 15 (8.38%) Coaching
4 15 (8.38%) Change Management
5 12 (6.70%) Process Management
5 12 (6.70%) Service Delivery
5 12 (6.70%) Information Security
5 12 (6.70%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (6.70%) Network Management
6 9 (5.03%) ITIL V3
6 9 (5.03%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (4.47%) Security Testing
7 8 (4.47%) SIEM
8 7 (3.91%) CAD
9 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.35%) Workflow
9 6 (3.35%) Migration
9 6 (3.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.08%) SQL
2 12 (6.70%) Java
3 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.35%) C#
4 6 (3.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (24.02%) Cisco Certification
1 43 (24.02%) Security Cleared
2 34 (18.99%) SC Cleared
3 32 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (15.64%) CCNP
5 26 (14.53%) CCNA
6 15 (8.38%) MCSA
7 14 (7.82%) MCSE
8 12 (6.70%) MCP
8 12 (6.70%) DV Cleared
8 12 (6.70%) Degree
9 7 (3.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (3.35%) CHFI
10 6 (3.35%) CCIE
10 6 (3.35%) CISSP
10 6 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.79%) CCDA
11 5 (2.79%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.23%) MCDST
13 3 (1.68%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.67%) SLA
2 11 (6.15%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 90 (50.28%) Active Directory
2 46 (25.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.94%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.94%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (7.26%) Terminal Services
5 11 (6.15%) VMware ESX
5 11 (6.15%) vCloud
6 9 (5.03%) MetaFrame
7 7 (3.91%) UAG
7 7 (3.91%) ProxySG
7 7 (3.91%) XenApp
8 4 (2.23%) NFS
9 2 (1.12%) Firmware
9 2 (1.12%) Nmap
9 2 (1.12%) Xen
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (13.97%) SCCM
2 13 (7.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (6.70%) SCOM
4 10 (5.59%) HP Data Protector
4 10 (5.59%) HP SIM
4 10 (5.59%) NetBackup
4 10 (5.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (4.47%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.91%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (3.35%) MOM
7 6 (3.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (3.35%) WSUS
8 5 (2.79%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (2.79%) Netcool
8 5 (2.79%) Tivoli
9 4 (2.23%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (2.23%) Hyperic
10 3 (1.68%) Check_MK
10 3 (1.68%) Nagios
11 2 (1.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 82 (45.81%) Microsoft
2 75 (41.90%) Cisco
3 64 (35.75%) VMware
4 33 (18.44%) Juniper
5 26 (14.53%) HP
6 24 (13.41%) CheckPoint
6 24 (13.41%) Symantec
7 19 (10.61%) Citrix
8 18 (10.06%) Dell
9 16 (8.94%) McAfee
10 15 (8.38%) Avaya
11 14 (7.82%) Blue Coat
11 14 (7.82%) F5
12 12 (6.70%) Sourcefire
12 12 (6.70%) SonicWALL
13 9 (5.03%) Apple
14 8 (4.47%) Sophos
15 7 (3.91%) Nortel
15 7 (3.91%) Oracle
16 6 (3.35%) Siemens
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Alertsystems.co.uk
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum Workplace Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary Depending on skills match, ex
Posted: 24 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 27 days ago