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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 32 52 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 63 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.75% 3.97% 5.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.81% 23.84% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 52
Average salary £39,750 £38,500 £35,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.24% +8.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,400 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
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
192 172 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.53% 16.65% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 145 154 168
Average salary £37,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.32% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £29,525
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +10 24 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Chippenham +8 6 £25,500 -12.06% 3
Corsham -1 5 £30,000 -52.00% 2
Malmesbury -8 2 - -
Trowbridge - 2 £35,000 - 1
Salisbury -3 1 £45,000 +25.00%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (50.00%) Windows
1 88 (50.00%) Cisco
2 75 (42.61%) Microsoft
2 75 (42.61%) ITIL
3 58 (32.95%) Active Directory
4 54 (30.68%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (26.70%) VMware
6 46 (26.14%) TCP/IP
7 44 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 43 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (24.43%) VPN
8 43 (24.43%) WAN
9 41 (23.30%) CCNP
10 40 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (21.59%) LAN
12 36 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (17.05%) DNS
14 30 (17.05%) Information Security
15 29 (16.48%) Wireless
15 29 (16.48%) SQL
16 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
16 28 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (14.77%) DHCP
18 26 (14.77%) PCI DSS
18 26 (14.77%) SC Cleared
19 25 (14.20%) SCCM
19 25 (14.20%) Network Security
19 25 (14.20%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (14.20%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.82%) IIS
3 11 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.27%) Apache
4 4 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.14%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.82%) MS Office
3 4 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.14%) TCP/IP
2 43 (24.43%) VPN
2 43 (24.43%) WAN
3 40 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 38 (21.59%) LAN
5 30 (17.05%) DNS
6 29 (16.48%) Wireless
7 26 (14.77%) DHCP
8 25 (14.20%) Network Security
9 20 (11.36%) VLAN
10 17 (9.66%) VoIP
11 16 (9.09%) MPLS
12 15 (8.52%) Unified Communications
13 12 (6.82%) SAN
14 11 (6.25%) HTTP
15 9 (5.11%) WLAN
15 9 (5.11%) Ethernet
16 8 (4.55%) IPsec
16 8 (4.55%) NAS
16 8 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.57%) MSI
General
1 20 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 18 (10.23%) Finance
3 10 (5.68%) Banking
4 5 (2.84%) Back Office
5 2 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (22.16%) Consultant
2 24 (13.64%) Administrator
3 21 (11.93%) Support Engineer
3 21 (11.93%) Network Engineer
4 18 (10.23%) Network Consultant
5 17 (9.66%) Analyst
6 15 (8.52%) Security Engineer
7 13 (7.39%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (6.82%) Architect
8 12 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.25%) Technical Support
9 11 (6.25%) Security Architect
10 9 (5.11%) Help Desk Support
10 9 (5.11%) Security Analyst
11 8 (4.55%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.98%) Security Consultant
12 7 (3.98%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.98%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Security Manager
12 7 (3.98%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.98%) CSS
2 6 (3.41%) XML
2 6 (3.41%) J2EE
3 4 (2.27%) HTML
3 4 (2.27%) JSP
4 2 (1.14%) Web Services
4 2 (1.14%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) WCF
5 1 (0.57%) AppFabric
5 1 (0.57%) .NET
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.41%) BYOD
4 5 (2.84%) Online Banking
4 5 (2.84%) CESG
5 4 (2.27%) Statistics
5 4 (2.27%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.57%) CMDB
7 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (50.00%) Windows
2 43 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (9.09%) UNIX
6 12 (6.82%) Linux
7 11 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.98%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (3.41%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.84%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.84%) Solaris
11 4 (2.27%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.14%) Android
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.57%) CentOS
13 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.61%) ITIL
2 30 (17.05%) Information Security
3 25 (14.20%) Service Management
4 18 (10.23%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (10.23%) SIEM
4 18 (10.23%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 16 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 14 (7.95%) Coaching
7 12 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (6.82%) Process Management
7 12 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.82%) Change Management
7 12 (6.82%) Security Testing
8 11 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (5.68%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (4.55%) Security Management
11 8 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (3.98%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.48%) SQL
2 8 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (30.68%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 41 (23.30%) CCNP
4 27 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (14.77%) SC Cleared
6 24 (13.64%) CCNA
6 24 (13.64%) CISSP
7 17 (9.66%) MCSE
7 17 (9.66%) DV Cleared
7 17 (9.66%) Degree
8 14 (7.95%) MCP
9 13 (7.39%) CHFI
10 10 (5.68%) MCSA
11 7 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.70%) HP ASE
12 3 (1.70%) HP MASE
12 3 (1.70%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.14%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.14%) CCIE
14 1 (0.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.77%) PCI DSS
2 22 (12.50%) SLA
3 18 (10.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 58 (32.95%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.23%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (9.66%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.39%) vCloud
6 4 (2.27%) Snort
6 4 (2.27%) NFS
7 3 (1.70%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.14%) XenApp
8 2 (1.14%) vSphere
8 2 (1.14%) Xen
9 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (14.20%) SCCM
2 22 (12.50%) SCOM
3 12 (6.82%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (6.82%) HP SIM
3 12 (6.82%) NetBackup
3 12 (6.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (5.68%) SCVMM
5 9 (5.11%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.41%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (2.84%) WSUS
8 4 (2.27%) Netcool
8 4 (2.27%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.14%) Nessus
9 2 (1.14%) Nmap
9 2 (1.14%) MOM
9 2 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.57%) Puppet
10 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (50.00%) Cisco
2 75 (42.61%) Microsoft
3 47 (26.70%) VMware
4 25 (14.20%) Juniper
5 16 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 16 (9.09%) HP
6 13 (7.39%) McAfee
7 12 (6.82%) Symantec
8 11 (6.25%) Oracle
9 10 (5.68%) Sourcefire
10 9 (5.11%) IBM
10 9 (5.11%) Dell
11 8 (4.55%) Avaya
11 8 (4.55%) F5
12 7 (3.98%) Nortel
12 7 (3.98%) Siemens
13 5 (2.84%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.84%) Remedy
13 5 (2.84%) BMC
13 5 (2.84%) CA
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 8 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £37,000 to £42,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + OT
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Westgate IT Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago