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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 17 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.18% 4.08% 6.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 69.23% 25.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £27,500 £42,105 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.68% +10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £42,105 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,105 £40,000
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
13 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.82% 16.33% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,900 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,684
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 29 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (40.00%) WAP
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
8 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (10.00%) McAfee
8 1 (10.00%) Sophos
8 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday