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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 30 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 74 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.70% 5.82% 6.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.14% 39.04% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 53 61
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £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
194 146 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.56% 14.90% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 161 135 216
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
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 5 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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 36 £46,250 +8.18% 6
Corsham -1 15 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Chippenham -1 7 £27,000 -22.85%
Trowbridge - 4 £35,000 - 1
Malmesbury - 1 £38,000 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 86 (52.44%) Windows
2 79 (48.17%) Cisco
2 79 (48.17%) Microsoft
3 71 (43.29%) ITIL
4 65 (39.63%) Active Directory
5 52 (31.71%) VMware
6 51 (31.10%) Security Cleared
7 44 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (25.61%) WAN
9 39 (23.78%) VPN
10 37 (22.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 36 (21.95%) CCNP
12 35 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (20.73%) Network Security
13 34 (20.73%) TCP/IP
14 33 (20.12%) SC Cleared
15 32 (19.51%) MS Excel
16 31 (18.90%) LAN
16 31 (18.90%) Cisco ASA
17 29 (17.68%) SQL
17 29 (17.68%) Juniper
18 28 (17.07%) Service Management
18 28 (17.07%) SLA
19 26 (15.85%) DNS
19 26 (15.85%) Finance
20 24 (14.63%) Information Security
20 24 (14.63%) SCCM
21 23 (14.02%) DHCP
22 22 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 18 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.15%) IIS
3 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.44%) Apache
4 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) Lync
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.93%) MS Office
3 6 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.61%) WAN
2 39 (23.78%) VPN
3 34 (20.73%) Network Security
3 34 (20.73%) TCP/IP
4 31 (18.90%) LAN
4 31 (18.90%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (15.85%) DNS
6 23 (14.02%) DHCP
7 20 (12.20%) VoIP
8 19 (11.59%) VLAN
9 17 (10.37%) Wireless
10 13 (7.93%) SAN
11 11 (6.71%) IPsec
11 11 (6.71%) MPLS
12 10 (6.10%) Unified Communications
13 9 (5.49%) HTTP
14 8 (4.88%) NAS
15 7 (4.27%) TETRA
15 7 (4.27%) DASS2
15 7 (4.27%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (15.85%) Finance
2 18 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.32%) Banking
4 5 (3.05%) Back Office
5 2 (1.22%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (19.51%) Consultant
2 25 (15.24%) Administrator
3 24 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 16 (9.76%) Security Engineer
4 16 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 13 (7.93%) Technical Support
5 13 (7.93%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
6 12 (7.32%) Designer
7 11 (6.71%) Help Desk Support
7 11 (6.71%) Network Consultant
8 10 (6.10%) Analyst
9 9 (5.49%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Architect
10 8 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.27%) Security Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Security Architect
11 7 (4.27%) Network Designer
11 7 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.27%) CSS
2 6 (3.66%) XML
2 6 (3.66%) J2EE
3 4 (2.44%) HTML
3 4 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (0.61%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.61%) WCF
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Clustering
4 5 (3.05%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.44%) Statistics
5 4 (2.44%) CESG
6 3 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (52.44%) Windows
2 44 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (22.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (9.76%) UNIX
5 16 (9.76%) Linux
6 14 (8.54%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (3.66%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.05%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.05%) Solaris
10 2 (1.22%) Android
11 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (43.29%) ITIL
2 28 (17.07%) Service Management
3 24 (14.63%) Information Security
4 17 (10.37%) ITIL V3
4 17 (10.37%) Change Management
5 16 (9.76%) Coaching
6 14 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (8.54%) Process Management
7 12 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 12 (7.32%) Security Testing
8 11 (6.71%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (6.71%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.71%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (6.10%) SIEM
9 10 (6.10%) Change Control
10 9 (5.49%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (4.88%) Network Management
12 7 (4.27%) Workflow
12 7 (4.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.68%) SQL
2 8 (4.88%) Java
3 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.22%) C#
4 2 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (31.10%) Security Cleared
2 44 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (21.95%) CCNP
4 33 (20.12%) SC Cleared
5 22 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (10.98%) CCNA
6 18 (10.98%) DV Cleared
7 16 (9.76%) Degree
8 13 (7.93%) CISSP
8 13 (7.93%) MCSE
9 11 (6.71%) MCSA
10 9 (5.49%) MCP
11 8 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (4.27%) JNCIS
13 6 (3.66%) CHFI
14 4 (2.44%) CCIE
14 4 (2.44%) JNCIA
15 2 (1.22%) CCDA
15 2 (1.22%) CCDP
15 2 (1.22%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.07%) SLA
2 22 (13.41%) PCI DSS
3 12 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 65 (39.63%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (8.54%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.93%) vCloud
6 7 (4.27%) XenApp
7 6 (3.66%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.44%) NFS
9 3 (1.83%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.22%) Firmware
10 2 (1.22%) Nmap
10 2 (1.22%) Xen
11 1 (0.61%) vSphere
11 1 (0.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (14.63%) SCCM
2 22 (13.41%) SCOM
3 12 (7.32%) NetBackup
3 12 (7.32%) HP SIM
3 12 (7.32%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (7.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (6.10%) SCVMM
5 9 (5.49%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.66%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (3.05%) WSUS
7 5 (3.05%) Netcool
8 4 (2.44%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.22%) MOM
9 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.22%) Nessus
10 1 (0.61%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 79 (48.17%) Cisco
1 79 (48.17%) Microsoft
2 52 (31.71%) VMware
3 29 (17.68%) Juniper
4 21 (12.80%) CheckPoint
5 17 (10.37%) McAfee
6 16 (9.76%) HP
7 14 (8.54%) Symantec
7 14 (8.54%) Sourcefire
8 12 (7.32%) F5
9 11 (6.71%) Oracle
10 10 (6.10%) Blue Coat
11 9 (5.49%) Citrix
11 9 (5.49%) IBM
12 7 (4.27%) Nortel
12 7 (4.27%) Siemens
12 7 (4.27%) Dell
13 6 (3.66%) Remedy
13 6 (3.66%) Riverbed
14 5 (3.05%) Crossbeam
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