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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.73% 6.40% 5.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 38.10% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +93.18%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.54%
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 Bolton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.89% 16.80% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 27
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +63.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (77.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) IT Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) IT Security Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Draytek
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + onsite parking, pen, 25 hols
Posted: 5 days ago