The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / West Sussex
Rank 75 49 50
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.90% 5.23% 4.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.99% 34.30% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 48
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 154 172 235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 14.64% 15.25% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 133 160 206
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in West Sussex

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Firewall in West Sussex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Sussex

Firewall
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +6 7 £33,250 -33.50% 1
Gatwick - 6 £62,500 -
Horsham +13 3 £40,000 +23.07%
East Grinstead +9 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Haywards Heath -9 1 £42,000 +5.00%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
3 23 (43.40%) DNS
4 22 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
5 21 (39.62%) ITIL
5 21 (39.62%) MS Exchange
5 21 (39.62%) Cisco
6 20 (37.74%) VMware
6 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
7 19 (35.85%) WAN
7 19 (35.85%) DHCP
8 18 (33.96%) Office 365
9 17 (32.08%) LAN
9 17 (32.08%) Juniper
10 16 (30.19%) VPN
10 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
11 15 (28.30%) MS Office
11 15 (28.30%) SAN
11 15 (28.30%) Wireless
11 15 (28.30%) Network Design
11 15 (28.30%) Windows 10
11 15 (28.30%) Palo Alto
11 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (28.30%) Windows 7
12 14 (26.42%) OSPF
12 14 (26.42%) BGP
12 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
13 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
14 12 (22.64%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (39.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.96%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) DNS
2 19 (35.85%) DHCP
2 19 (35.85%) WAN
3 17 (32.08%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) VPN
5 15 (28.30%) SAN
5 15 (28.30%) Wireless
6 14 (26.42%) BGP
6 14 (26.42%) OSPF
6 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
7 12 (22.64%) SSL
8 11 (20.75%) MPLS
9 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (18.87%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (16.98%) VoIP
11 8 (15.09%) 3G
11 8 (15.09%) DDNS
11 8 (15.09%) DSL
11 8 (15.09%) Ethernet
11 8 (15.09%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.77%) GIS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.89%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.89%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) LINQPad
1 3 (5.66%) NUnit
General
1 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) IT Support
3 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Juniper Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) IT Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) IT Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) IT Architect
5 4 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
1 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.66%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
3 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) PKI
4 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.89%) BBC
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
3 15 (28.30%) Windows 10
3 15 (28.30%) Windows 7
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.32%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.66%) Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) ITIL
2 15 (28.30%) Network Design
3 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.09%) Adaptive Security
4 8 (15.09%) Change Control
4 8 (15.09%) Information Management
4 8 (15.09%) Operations Management
4 8 (15.09%) WAN Optimisation
5 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) Information Security
8 4 (7.55%) QMS
8 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.66%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (5.66%) SDLC
9 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) C++
3 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (20.75%) CCNP
4 9 (16.98%) CCNA
5 7 (13.21%) MCSE
6 5 (9.43%) MCSA
7 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.77%) MCITP
8 2 (3.77%) VCAP
9 1 (1.89%) CCDP
9 1 (1.89%) CCIE
9 1 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.89%) CISA
9 1 (1.89%) CISM
9 1 (1.89%) CISSP
9 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) SLA
2 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.66%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (11.32%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.66%) SCCM
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) SCOM
6 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco
2 20 (37.74%) VMware
3 17 (32.08%) Juniper
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.30%) Palo Alto
6 11 (20.75%) SolarWinds
7 9 (16.98%) F5
8 8 (15.09%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (13.21%) Apple
9 7 (13.21%) SonicWALL
10 6 (11.32%) Adobe
11 4 (7.55%) Citrix
11 4 (7.55%) HP
11 4 (7.55%) Veeam
12 3 (5.66%) Dell
12 3 (5.66%) Symantec
13 2 (3.77%) AppSense
13 2 (3.77%) Intel Security
13 2 (3.77%) NetApp
14 1 (1.89%) Mitel
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago