The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Lancashire / Blackburn
Rank 7 6 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 12.50% 12.12% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 44.44% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £17,500 £35,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 25.00% 27.27% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Median salary £18,000 £26,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.07% +17.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Firewall
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Blackburn

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

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

1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) Sendmail
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (40.00%) SCNA
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SCSA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn 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 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
1 2 (40.00%) SCNA
1 2 (40.00%) SCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
Blackburn, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago