The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Windsor region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.11% 2.88% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 18.75% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 35.56% 15.38% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 24
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Berkshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Firewall
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Windsor

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 18 (90.00%) Oracle
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
3 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (80.00%) XenApp
3 16 (80.00%) vSphere
3 16 (80.00%) IIS
3 16 (80.00%) Citrix
4 12 (60.00%) Finance
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 10 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (50.00%) CCNA
6 9 (45.00%) MCSE
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) MCITP
6 9 (45.00%) RHCA
7 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (40.00%) NAS
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) BPR
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (10.00%) Law

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 16 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) NAS
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (40.00%) BPR
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (50.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) MCSE
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) MCITP
2 9 (45.00%) RHCA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) XenApp
1 16 (80.00%) vSphere
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Citrix
4 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) F5