The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 12.28% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £498 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.37 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -16.00%
Firewall
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 22.81% 8.33% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £428 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £375 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Salford region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Salford region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Salford region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) VoIP
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
1 7 (87.50%) Apple
1 7 (87.50%) SSCP
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (87.50%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (87.50%) LogRhythm
1 7 (87.50%) Patch Management
1 7 (87.50%) QRadar
1 7 (87.50%) SANS
1 7 (87.50%) ELK Stack
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (37.50%) Case Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (37.50%) logstash

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
1 1 (12.50%) Mongrel
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) VoIP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Redis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) ELK Stack
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
1 7 (87.50%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (87.50%) Patch Management
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
4 3 (37.50%) Case Management
5 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
1 7 (87.50%) SANS
1 7 (87.50%) SSCP
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) QRadar
2 3 (37.50%) Kibana
2 3 (37.50%) logstash
3 2 (25.00%) RSA enVision
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Apple
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
1 7 (87.50%) LogRhythm
1 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware