The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 40 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.53% 4.18% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 24.39% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,200 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.48% 17.15% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 41
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014. 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
Bromsgrove -1 2 £36,500 +4.28%
Redditch - 2 £32,500 - 1
Kidderminster +4 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) ISMS
1 6 (42.86%) RMADS
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 5 (35.71%) Database Security
2 5 (35.71%) Security Management
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) JSP 440
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) PKI
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Netcool
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) PPP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) ATM
5 1 (7.14%) ISDN
5 1 (7.14%) DSL
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Assurance Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) RMADS
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) ISMS
1 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 5 (35.71%) Database Security
2 5 (35.71%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CCEE
4 1 (7.14%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) JSP 440
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) BS7799
4 1 (7.14%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Sophos
2 1 (7.14%) Websense
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum - Excellent benefits
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