The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 58 12
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 69 25 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.69% 3.10% 12.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.27% 18.38% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 22 80
Median salary £30,000 £32,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 136 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.54% 16.85% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 119 120 134
Median salary £36,477 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.46% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Cardiff

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 74 (62.18%) VMware
2 61 (51.26%) Windows
3 60 (50.42%) Microsoft
4 58 (48.74%) Cisco
5 56 (47.06%) ITIL
6 52 (43.70%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (35.29%) SLA
8 40 (33.61%) Citrix
8 40 (33.61%) Linux
9 39 (32.77%) Internet
9 39 (32.77%) CCNA
10 34 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 32 (26.89%) MS Exchange
12 30 (25.21%) Active Directory
12 30 (25.21%) Incident Management
13 26 (21.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 26 (21.85%) HP
13 26 (21.85%) LAN
14 25 (21.01%) WAN
14 25 (21.01%) Windows Server
15 23 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
17 21 (17.65%) VPN
17 21 (17.65%) Tivoli
17 21 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 19 (15.97%) Office 365
19 18 (15.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 18 (15.13%) DNS
19 18 (15.13%) CCNP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 32 (26.89%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.52%) CMS
4 3 (2.52%) Commerce Server
4 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.52%) IIS
5 2 (1.68%) SAS
6 1 (0.84%) Apache
6 1 (0.84%) JBoss
6 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.56%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.97%) Office 365
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) SaaS
5 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.84%) IaaS
6 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.77%) Internet
2 26 (21.85%) LAN
3 25 (21.01%) WAN
4 21 (17.65%) VPN
5 18 (15.13%) DNS
6 13 (10.92%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (9.24%) VLAN
8 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
9 8 (6.72%) VoIP
9 8 (6.72%) WLAN
10 7 (5.88%) BGP
10 7 (5.88%) OSPF
11 6 (5.04%) IPsec
11 6 (5.04%) NAS
11 6 (5.04%) Wireless
12 5 (4.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (4.20%) HTTP
12 5 (4.20%) SAN
13 4 (3.36%) DHCP
13 4 (3.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.20%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (5.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Back Office
2 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Support Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 19 (15.97%) Technical Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 14 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 13 (10.92%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (10.92%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 13 (10.92%) Security Engineer
7 12 (10.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (10.08%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Analyst
9 10 (8.40%) 1st Line Technical Support
10 9 (7.56%) IT Support
11 8 (6.72%) Administrator
11 8 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) ELK Stack
2 3 (2.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.04%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.20%) Fintech
5 5 (4.20%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.36%) Clustering
7 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.52%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.68%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.68%) Replication
9 1 (0.84%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.84%) Informatics
9 1 (0.84%) NHS
9 1 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 61 (51.26%) Windows
2 40 (33.61%) Linux
3 25 (21.01%) Windows Server
4 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.45%) AIX
6 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (10.92%) Unix
8 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.20%) CentOS
9 5 (4.20%) Solaris
9 5 (4.20%) VyOS
10 3 (2.52%) CatOS
10 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.68%) Debian
12 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.06%) ITIL
2 30 (25.21%) Incident Management
3 14 (11.76%) Logistics
4 13 (10.92%) SIEM
5 12 (10.08%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (10.08%) Service Management
6 10 (8.40%) High Availability
6 10 (8.40%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.72%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (5.04%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.20%) Data Security
10 5 (4.20%) Information Security
10 5 (4.20%) ITIL V2
10 5 (4.20%) ITSM
10 5 (4.20%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (4.20%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.20%) Validation
10 5 (4.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (3.36%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.08%) SQL
2 7 (5.88%) Perl
2 7 (5.88%) Python
3 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (43.70%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (32.77%) CCNA
3 26 (21.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (15.13%) CCNP
4 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.56%) MCSE
6 8 (6.72%) Degree
7 6 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.20%) CCSA
8 5 (4.20%) CCSE
9 4 (3.36%) CISSP
10 3 (2.52%) MCITP
10 3 (2.52%) MCP
11 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.68%) CISMP
11 2 (1.68%) MCTS
12 1 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.84%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.84%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (35.29%) SLA
2 18 (15.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (25.21%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.61%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.20%) XenApp
5 5 (4.20%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.36%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.68%) iptables
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
1 21 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 21 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (10.92%) WSUS
3 6 (5.04%) Kibana
3 6 (5.04%) logstash
4 5 (4.20%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.20%) Nagios
5 4 (3.36%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.68%) Nessus
7 2 (1.68%) Nmap
8 1 (0.84%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 74 (62.18%) VMware
2 60 (50.42%) Microsoft
3 58 (48.74%) Cisco
4 40 (33.61%) Citrix
5 26 (21.85%) HP
6 13 (10.92%) F5
6 13 (10.92%) Juniper
7 10 (8.40%) Oracle
8 9 (7.56%) CheckPoint
8 9 (7.56%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.88%) Dell
10 6 (5.04%) Intel Security
11 5 (4.20%) Brocade
11 5 (4.20%) CA
11 5 (4.20%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (4.20%) Remedy
11 5 (4.20%) ServiceNow
11 5 (4.20%) Vyatta
12 3 (2.52%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (2.52%) Veritas
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