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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 49 22
Rank change year-on-year -23 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 39 70 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.53% 5.40% 10.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.94% 27.78% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 109
Median salary £38,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.94% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  

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 170 252 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 15.40% 19.43% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 151 230 213
Median salary £42,500 £52,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.26% +22.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +7 15 £31,000 -38.00% 1
Haywards Heath -9 8 £40,000 -
Gatwick +3 4 £48,000 -8.57% 1
Burgess Hill +27 3 £32,000 - 1
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 38 (64.41%) Windows
2 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
3 26 (44.07%) Windows Server
4 23 (38.98%) VMware
5 22 (37.29%) ITIL
6 21 (35.59%) WAN
6 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
7 20 (33.90%) LAN
8 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
9 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (27.12%) Office 365
10 16 (27.12%) Citrix
10 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (23.73%) Cisco
12 13 (22.03%) DNS
12 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
12 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
13 12 (20.34%) DHCP
14 11 (18.64%) HP
14 11 (18.64%) SAN
14 11 (18.64%) SaaS
15 10 (16.95%) Driving Licence
16 9 (15.25%) SCCM
16 9 (15.25%) VPN
16 9 (15.25%) VBScript
16 9 (15.25%) Juniper
17 8 (13.56%) OSPF
17 8 (13.56%) BGP
17 8 (13.56%) Clustering

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.47%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Office 365
2 11 (18.64%) SaaS
3 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) WAN
2 20 (33.90%) LAN
3 13 (22.03%) DNS
4 12 (20.34%) DHCP
5 11 (18.64%) SAN
6 9 (15.25%) VPN
7 8 (13.56%) BGP
7 8 (13.56%) OSPF
7 8 (13.56%) Wireless
8 7 (11.86%) NAS
8 7 (11.86%) SSL
8 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.86%) Unified Communications
9 6 (10.17%) VoIP
10 5 (8.47%) Network Security
11 4 (6.78%) 4G
11 4 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
11 4 (6.78%) ISDN
11 4 (6.78%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) LINQPad
1 3 (5.08%) NUnit
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (22.03%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) IT Support
2 12 (20.34%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.47%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.08%) Silverlight
1 3 (5.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Driving Licence
2 8 (13.56%) Clustering
2 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.47%) Fat Client
4 5 (8.47%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.78%) PKI
5 4 (6.78%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) Unix
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Data Protection
2 7 (11.86%) Network Design
3 6 (10.17%) Information Security
3 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.47%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (8.47%) Web Filtering
5 4 (6.78%) Adaptive Security
5 4 (6.78%) Change Control
5 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.78%) Information Management
5 4 (6.78%) Operations Management
5 4 (6.78%) Project Management
5 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (6.78%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.08%) OOP
6 3 (5.08%) Scrum
6 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
2 9 (15.25%) VBScript
3 6 (10.17%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) MCSE
5 5 (8.47%) CCNP
6 4 (6.78%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) MCITP
7 3 (5.08%) VCAP
7 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.39%) CISM
8 2 (3.39%) CISSP
8 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.39%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.69%) CCDP
9 1 (1.69%) CCSA
9 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.69%) CISA
9 1 (1.69%) MCP
9 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.08%) BS25999
3 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
3 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.86%) vSphere
5 5 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (3.39%) XenApp
8 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (8.47%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.47%) WSUS
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.98%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) Citrix
4 14 (23.73%) Cisco
5 11 (18.64%) HP
6 9 (15.25%) Juniper
7 8 (13.56%) Dell
8 7 (11.86%) Palo Alto
8 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.47%) Forcepoint
9 5 (8.47%) NetApp
10 4 (6.78%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.78%) F5
10 4 (6.78%) SonicWALL
11 3 (5.08%) Adobe
11 3 (5.08%) Apple
11 3 (5.08%) EMC
11 3 (5.08%) EqualLogic
11 3 (5.08%) Veeam
Crawley, West Sussex
Etech Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £32,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago