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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 17 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.94% 0.85% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 4.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
16 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 19.75% 21.19% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 11
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) CCNA
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (44.44%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) SAN
7 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) VoIP
7 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (33.33%) WAN
8 6 (33.33%) LAN
9 5 (27.78%) Clustering
9 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Server
9 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (22.22%) Riverbed
11 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (16.67%) WAP
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) CCNP
11 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) VPN
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) VoIP
2 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNA
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CCDP
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Server
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Brocade
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) Dell
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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