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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 20 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 12.41% 3.51% 20.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.64% 18.18% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 8
Average salary £36,000 £39,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,900 £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
44 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 32.12% 19.30% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 16
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,050 £46,500
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 22 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) DNS
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (76.19%) VPN
6 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
6 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
7 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
7 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (52.38%) DHCP
9 9 (42.86%) MCSE
9 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (42.86%) MCITP
10 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
11 7 (33.33%) MCP
11 7 (33.33%) Juniper
11 7 (33.33%) Apple
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco
11 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 7 (33.33%) MCTS
11 7 (33.33%) Migration
12 6 (28.57%) Wireless
12 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
12 6 (28.57%) SQL
12 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
13 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) DNS
2 16 (76.19%) VPN
3 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (52.38%) DHCP
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 3 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) IT Support
3 7 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) MCSE
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (42.86%) MCITP
2 7 (33.33%) MCP
2 7 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) LXC
4 1 (4.76%) Snort
4 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) collectd
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) Apple
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Veeam
6 2 (9.52%) Acronis
6 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.76%) HP