The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 12 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 20 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.55% 4.26% 5.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.74% 31.58% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Median daily rate £306 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% -13.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £24.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.88 £23.75 £23.44
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +1.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.65% 13.48% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 9
Median daily rate £288 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £395 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 10 £525 - 2
Beccles - 2 £300 -
Bury St Edmunds - 2 - -
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (21.43%) LAN
5 6 (21.43%) WLAN
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (17.86%) CCNA
6 5 (17.86%) Wireless
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) IPv4
6 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
6 5 (17.86%) MCSE
6 5 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) SAN
7 4 (14.29%) Java EE
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
8 3 (10.71%) System Testing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Network Security
2 6 (21.43%) LAN
2 6 (21.43%) WLAN
3 5 (17.86%) IPv4
3 5 (17.86%) Wireless
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) 802.11
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.57%) AppScan
2 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.57%) JBehave
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Redmine
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Designer
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (10.71%) Coaching
2 3 (10.71%) Data Management
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.71%) Security Patching
2 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (10.71%) System Testing
2 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Demand Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNA
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) CCA
3 3 (10.71%) CISM
3 3 (10.71%) CISSP
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (10.71%) MCP
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) CEH
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) QRadar
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.57%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) Nexpose
2 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) F5
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 2 (7.14%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Acunetix
6 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.57%) BT
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
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