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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 35 27 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 142 164 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.97% 8.12% 4.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.01% 39.81% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 107 149 74
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
338 412 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.20% 20.41% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 262 366 233
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Birmingham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 125 (50.20%) Cisco
2 98 (39.36%) WAN
3 96 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (38.55%) Windows
4 95 (38.15%) LAN
5 74 (29.72%) Microsoft
6 73 (29.32%) Active Directory
7 72 (28.92%) CCNP
8 70 (28.11%) VMware
9 68 (27.31%) CCNA
10 64 (25.70%) Network Security
11 62 (24.90%) Windows Server
12 55 (22.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 48 (19.28%) VPN
13 48 (19.28%) ITIL
14 46 (18.47%) Juniper
15 42 (16.87%) Data Centre
16 39 (15.66%) MS Exchange
17 38 (15.26%) Citrix
18 37 (14.86%) HP
18 37 (14.86%) MPLS
19 35 (14.06%) CheckPoint
20 33 (13.25%) Linux
20 33 (13.25%) Hyper-V
21 32 (12.85%) Wi-Fi
22 31 (12.45%) Wireless
22 31 (12.45%) Information Security
23 30 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
23 30 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2003
24 29 (11.65%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 39 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (5.62%) IIS
5 10 (4.02%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.20%) Apache
10 3 (1.20%) SAS
10 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.61%) MS Office
3 5 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.21%) Office 365
4 4 (1.61%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.80%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.80%) PaaS
5 2 (0.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (39.36%) WAN
2 95 (38.15%) LAN
3 64 (25.70%) Network Security
4 48 (19.28%) VPN
5 37 (14.86%) MPLS
6 32 (12.85%) Wi-Fi
7 31 (12.45%) Wireless
8 27 (10.84%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (10.84%) VLAN
9 25 (10.04%) DNS
10 22 (8.84%) OSPF
10 22 (8.84%) SAN
10 22 (8.84%) SSL
11 21 (8.43%) VoIP
12 19 (7.63%) TCP/IP
13 18 (7.23%) BGP
13 18 (7.23%) DHCP
14 16 (6.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (6.43%) IPsec
15 12 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.01%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.20%) Selenium
1 3 (1.20%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (9.64%) Finance
2 17 (6.83%) Retail
3 12 (4.82%) Law
4 8 (3.21%) Banking
5 7 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.81%) German Language
5 7 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.81%) Publishing
5 7 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.41%) French Language
7 5 (2.01%) Legal
8 4 (1.61%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (26.51%) Network Engineer
2 46 (18.47%) Analyst
3 24 (9.64%) Network Analyst
4 22 (8.84%) Network Support
5 18 (7.23%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (7.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (6.43%) Cisco Analyst
6 16 (6.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 16 (6.43%) IT Manager
7 15 (6.02%) Architect
7 15 (6.02%) Security Manager
7 15 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.62%) IT Security Manager
9 13 (5.22%) IT Support
9 13 (5.22%) Service Desk Engineer
10 12 (4.82%) Consultant
10 12 (4.82%) Network Support Analyst
10 12 (4.82%) Security Officer
10 12 (4.82%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.42%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.20%) LAMP
1 3 (1.20%) Web Services
2 2 (0.80%) .NET
2 2 (0.80%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.40%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.40%) COM
3 1 (0.40%) Middleware
3 1 (0.40%) RESTful
3 1 (0.40%) WAP
3 1 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.87%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.62%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.82%) Blackberry
4 12 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.82%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (2.81%) CMDB
6 5 (2.01%) PKI
6 5 (2.01%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.20%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.80%) Clustering
9 2 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.80%) Handset
9 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 96 (38.55%) Windows
2 62 (24.90%) Windows Server
3 33 (13.25%) Linux
4 28 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (8.84%) Windows 8
6 20 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (7.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 16 (6.43%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.62%) Android
9 14 (5.62%) Apple iOS
9 14 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (5.22%) Unix
11 12 (4.82%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (3.21%) Windows 7
13 5 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.61%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.80%) AIX
15 2 (0.80%) CentOS
15 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.28%) ITIL
2 31 (12.45%) Information Security
3 30 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (10.04%) SIEM
5 23 (9.24%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (8.03%) Presales
7 19 (7.63%) Project Management
7 19 (7.63%) Risk Management
8 15 (6.02%) IT Audit
8 15 (6.02%) Security Operations
9 14 (5.62%) Business Continuity
9 14 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.22%) Change Management
10 13 (5.22%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (4.82%) Configuration Management
11 12 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (4.82%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.02%) Mobile Device Management
12 10 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.64%) SQL
2 9 (3.61%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.01%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.61%) Python
6 3 (1.20%) Perl
7 2 (0.80%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 96 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (28.92%) CCNP
3 68 (27.31%) CCNA
4 29 (11.65%) Degree
4 29 (11.65%) Security Cleared
5 23 (9.24%) SC Cleared
6 22 (8.84%) CISSP
7 14 (5.62%) CISM
8 12 (4.82%) CCIE
8 12 (4.82%) MCSE
8 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.81%) MCITP
9 7 (2.81%) MCSA
9 7 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.01%) LPIC
10 5 (2.01%) PMI Certification
10 5 (2.01%) PMP
11 4 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.20%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (10.04%) SLA
3 14 (5.62%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.61%) COBIT
5 8 (3.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 73 (29.32%) Active Directory
2 55 (22.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (13.25%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.84%) XenApp
5 21 (8.43%) vSphere
6 17 (6.83%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.21%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.41%) Firmware
9 4 (1.61%) Snort
9 4 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.61%) XenServer
10 3 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.20%) KVM
10 3 (1.20%) Xen
11 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (5.22%) NetBackup
2 12 (4.82%) SCCM
3 10 (4.02%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (2.01%) Nessus
5 5 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.01%) SCOM
6 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.80%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.80%) Proventia
7 2 (0.80%) QRadar
8 1 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.40%) Nmap
8 1 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.40%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 125 (50.20%) Cisco
2 74 (29.72%) Microsoft
3 70 (28.11%) VMware
4 46 (18.47%) Juniper
5 38 (15.26%) Citrix
6 37 (14.86%) HP
7 35 (14.06%) CheckPoint
8 24 (9.64%) SonicWALL
9 17 (6.83%) Extreme Networks
10 16 (6.43%) Intel Security
11 15 (6.02%) F5
12 13 (5.22%) NetApp
13 12 (4.82%) Palo Alto
13 12 (4.82%) Symantec
14 9 (3.61%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.21%) Aerohive Networks
15 8 (3.21%) Riverbed
15 8 (3.21%) Ruckus Wireless
16 7 (2.81%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.41%) Aruba
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