The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 19 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.66% - 5.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Average salary £26,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 - £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.32% 22.00% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 14
Average salary £25,000 £32,570 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.24% +0.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 4 (57.14%) WAP
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Riverbed
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Intel
7 1 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) McAfee
7 1 (14.29%) Sophos
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 1 (14.29%) Statistics
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Riverbed
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Intel
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago