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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 129 117 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.40% 6.43% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.51% 37.50% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 100 96 83
Median salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £54,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
335 312 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.03% 17.14% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 255 263 239
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 121 (53.78%) Cisco
2 98 (43.56%) LAN
2 98 (43.56%) WAN
3 94 (41.78%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (41.33%) Windows
5 74 (32.89%) CCNP
6 71 (31.56%) VMware
7 68 (30.22%) Active Directory
8 66 (29.33%) Microsoft
8 66 (29.33%) CCNA
8 66 (29.33%) Windows Server
9 59 (26.22%) Network Security
10 50 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 49 (21.78%) Juniper
12 41 (18.22%) Data Centre
13 40 (17.78%) HP
14 39 (17.33%) VPN
15 37 (16.44%) MS Exchange
15 37 (16.44%) ITIL
16 36 (16.00%) Citrix
17 34 (15.11%) CheckPoint
17 34 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (15.11%) Hyper-V
18 32 (14.22%) MPLS
19 31 (13.78%) Linux
19 31 (13.78%) Wi-Fi
20 30 (13.33%) Information Security
21 29 (12.89%) Security Cleared
22 28 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2003
23 27 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 37 (16.44%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (5.33%) IIS
5 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (4.00%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.33%) Apache
10 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.89%) SAS
11 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.22%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.11%) Office 365
4 4 (1.78%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.89%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.89%) PaaS
5 2 (0.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (43.56%) LAN
1 98 (43.56%) WAN
2 59 (26.22%) Network Security
3 39 (17.33%) VPN
4 32 (14.22%) MPLS
5 31 (13.78%) Wi-Fi
6 26 (11.56%) VLAN
7 25 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (10.22%) DNS
9 22 (9.78%) SAN
10 19 (8.44%) Wireless
11 18 (8.00%) VoIP
12 16 (7.11%) IPv4
12 16 (7.11%) OSPF
13 15 (6.67%) TCP/IP
14 14 (6.22%) BGP
14 14 (6.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (6.22%) DHCP
15 13 (5.78%) IPsec
15 13 (5.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.22%) MySQL
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.33%) Selenium
1 3 (1.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.44%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.44%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (7.11%) Finance
2 13 (5.78%) Retail
3 10 (4.44%) Law
4 7 (3.11%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.22%) Banking
6 5 (2.22%) Legal
6 5 (2.22%) Publishing
7 4 (1.78%) Games
7 4 (1.78%) German Language
7 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 71 (31.56%) Network Engineer
2 37 (16.44%) Analyst
3 26 (11.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 24 (10.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 18 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 16 (7.11%) Security Manager
7 14 (6.22%) Cisco Analyst
7 14 (6.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 14 (6.22%) IT Manager
8 13 (5.78%) Architect
8 13 (5.78%) IT Security Manager
8 13 (5.78%) Network Support
8 13 (5.78%) Service Desk Engineer
9 11 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (4.89%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.44%) Network Architect
10 10 (4.44%) Security Officer
11 9 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
11 9 (4.00%) Security Analyst
11 9 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.33%) LAMP
1 3 (1.33%) Web Services
2 2 (0.89%) .NET
2 2 (0.89%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.44%) COM
3 1 (0.44%) Middleware
3 1 (0.44%) RESTful
3 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.67%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.22%) CMDB
5 5 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.78%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (1.78%) HP StoreVirtual
6 4 (1.78%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.89%) Clustering
8 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.89%) Handset
8 2 (0.89%) Statistics
9 1 (0.44%) CCTV
9 1 (0.44%) EPoS
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 93 (41.33%) Windows
2 66 (29.33%) Windows Server
3 34 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (13.78%) Linux
5 22 (9.78%) Windows 8
6 18 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 18 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 13 (5.78%) Unix
9 7 (3.11%) Android
9 7 (3.11%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.11%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.78%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.89%) AIX
12 2 (0.89%) CentOS
12 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.44%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.44%) ITIL
2 30 (13.33%) Information Security
3 27 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (8.00%) SIEM
5 17 (7.56%) Presales
5 17 (7.56%) Project Management
6 15 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 13 (5.78%) IT Audit
7 13 (5.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (5.78%) Security Operations
8 12 (5.33%) Business Continuity
8 12 (5.33%) Change Control
8 12 (5.33%) Configuration Management
9 11 (4.89%) Change Management
9 11 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.89%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (4.89%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (4.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.44%) SQL
2 11 (4.89%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.11%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.22%) C
6 4 (1.78%) Python
7 3 (1.33%) Perl
8 2 (0.89%) VB
9 1 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (41.78%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (32.89%) CCNP
3 66 (29.33%) CCNA
4 29 (12.89%) Security Cleared
5 23 (10.22%) Degree
6 21 (9.33%) SC Cleared
7 20 (8.89%) CISSP
8 17 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (6.22%) CISM
9 14 (6.22%) MCSE
10 10 (4.44%) CCIE
11 9 (4.00%) MCSA
11 9 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (3.11%) MCITP
13 4 (1.78%) CISA
13 4 (1.78%) CISMP
13 4 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (1.78%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.78%) PMP
14 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.11%) SLA
2 23 (10.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.89%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.11%) COBIT
4 7 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (30.22%) Active Directory
2 50 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (15.11%) Hyper-V
4 23 (10.22%) vSphere
5 22 (9.78%) XenApp
6 17 (7.56%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.56%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.22%) Firmware
8 5 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.22%) Xen
9 4 (1.78%) Snort
9 4 (1.78%) XenServer
10 3 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.33%) KVM
11 2 (0.89%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (4.89%) NetBackup
2 10 (4.44%) SCCM
3 8 (3.56%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.33%) Nessus
5 3 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.33%) SCOM
6 2 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.89%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.89%) Proventia
6 2 (0.89%) QRadar
7 1 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.44%) Nmap
7 1 (0.44%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.44%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 121 (53.78%) Cisco
2 71 (31.56%) VMware
3 66 (29.33%) Microsoft
4 49 (21.78%) Juniper
5 40 (17.78%) HP
6 36 (16.00%) Citrix
7 34 (15.11%) CheckPoint
8 24 (10.67%) SonicWALL
9 19 (8.44%) Extreme Networks
10 14 (6.22%) Intel Security
10 14 (6.22%) NetApp
11 12 (5.33%) Symantec
12 11 (4.89%) F5
13 8 (3.56%) Aerohive Networks
13 8 (3.56%) Ruckus Wireless
14 7 (3.11%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.67%) Aruba
15 6 (2.67%) Dell
16 4 (1.78%) Kaseya
16 4 (1.78%) Kaspersky
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