The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 43 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.43% 4.57% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 28.57% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.69% 15.98% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 35
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -4 1 £29,000 -37.96% 1
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Nagios
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) DDNS
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DDNS
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) DSL
3 1 (14.29%) X.21
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) PPP
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Swing
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
1 2 (28.57%) System Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) QA
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
Worcester, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £37,500
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago