The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 43 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.35% 1.63% 4.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 10.71% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
Firewall
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 56 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 17.60% 15.18% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 61
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Firewall
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Woking

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Woking region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Woking

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (47.37%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) SAN
3 16 (42.11%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) ITIL
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
4 15 (39.47%) Citrix
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
4 15 (39.47%) XenApp
4 15 (39.47%) XenServer
4 15 (39.47%) XenDesktop
5 14 (36.84%) Nimsoft
5 14 (36.84%) WSUS
5 14 (36.84%) SCCM
5 14 (36.84%) HP
5 14 (36.84%) Dell
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco
6 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 12 (31.58%) CCA
6 12 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (28.95%) VMware
7 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (28.95%) CCNA
8 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (21.05%) Project Management
10 8 (21.05%) MPLS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) SAN
2 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 8 (21.05%) ADSL
3 8 (21.05%) MPLS
3 8 (21.05%) BGP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) 3G
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Support Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Network Support
4 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (18.42%) Server Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Server Support
5 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Products Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Security Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) System Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) CCA
1 12 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (18.42%) MCTS
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
5 3 (7.89%) CCSE
5 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.26%) JNCIP
6 2 (5.26%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
1 15 (39.47%) XenApp
1 15 (39.47%) XenServer
1 15 (39.47%) XenDesktop
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) WSUS
1 14 (36.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
1 15 (39.47%) Citrix
2 14 (36.84%) HP
2 14 (36.84%) Dell
2 14 (36.84%) Nimsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 11 (28.95%) VMware
5 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
6 8 (21.05%) WatchGuard
6 8 (21.05%) Kaspersky
7 4 (10.53%) Juniper
8 2 (5.26%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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