The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 24 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 3.96% 5.66% 11.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 16.67% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £37,750 £39,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.20% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 38.61% 33.96% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 11
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Wimbledon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (44.44%) Veeam
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (22.22%) Acronis
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) Acronis
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) SonicWALL
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) F5