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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 14 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 11.46% - 14.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 68.75% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
16 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 16.67% 3.57% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 14
Average salary £39,000 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £48,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) DNS
2 24 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (84.62%) VPN
5 20 (76.92%) TCP/IP
5 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
6 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (69.23%) Windows XP
8 12 (46.15%) DHCP
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (42.31%) MCSE
9 11 (42.31%) MCP
9 11 (42.31%) Apple
9 11 (42.31%) Migration
9 11 (42.31%) MCTS
9 11 (42.31%) MCITP
9 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
10 10 (38.46%) Cisco
11 8 (30.77%) Juniper
11 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
11 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
12 7 (26.92%) SQL
12 7 (26.92%) Wireless
12 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
13 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) DNS
2 22 (84.62%) VPN
3 20 (76.92%) TCP/IP
4 12 (46.15%) DHCP
5 7 (26.92%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) Broadband
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Support Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) IT Support Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) IT Support
3 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (69.23%) Windows XP
6 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
7 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Debian
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 1 (3.85%) Information Security
2 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
2 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (3.85%) Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (3.85%) Coaching
2 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) MCP
1 11 (42.31%) MCSE
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (42.31%) MCTS
1 11 (42.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) LXC
4 1 (3.85%) Snort
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) collectd
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Apple
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.69%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) Acronis
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix