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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 25 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.63% 3.53% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 21.43% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
22 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.89% 16.47% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 14
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) MCITP
6 2 (20.00%) Brocade
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) CCDP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Brocade
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago