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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 19 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.35% - 6.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 14.12% 21.05% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 16
Average salary £35,000 £31,285 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -3.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCAA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) CCEE
1 1 (33.33%) CCAA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft