The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 14 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 3.51% 2.70% 10.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 33.33% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Median salary £25,000 £38,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% -16.30%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 7.02% 8.11% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 19
Median salary £25,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% -14.44%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Altrincham region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Altrincham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Altrincham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) MCSA
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Nimble Storage
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Support
5 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Fedora
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCP
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) Nimble Storage
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Draytek
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) VMware