The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 14 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 12.12% 13.70% 11.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 76.92% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -24.65%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 34.85% 17.81% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 9
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -24.65%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bridgend

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) DNS
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (48.00%) DHCP
5 12 (48.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 10 (40.00%) MS Office
8 9 (36.00%) Smartphone
9 8 (32.00%) NAS
9 8 (32.00%) Office 365
9 8 (32.00%) SQL
9 8 (32.00%) Mac OS X
9 8 (32.00%) Sage
10 7 (28.00%) Internet
11 6 (24.00%) PBX
11 6 (24.00%) VoIP
12 5 (20.00%) FTP
13 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
13 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (12.00%) Google Apps
13 3 (12.00%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (12.00%) Google
13 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (12.00%) VPN
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) DHCP
2 12 (48.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) NAS
4 7 (28.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) PBX
5 6 (24.00%) VoIP
6 5 (20.00%) FTP
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
8 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.00%) LAN
8 1 (4.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) IT Support
7 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CGI
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (56.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Sage
4 3 (12.00%) Google