The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Bolton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.79% 12.33% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 15
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bolton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Generation
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Softphone
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Generation
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage