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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 43 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.91% 6.17% 4.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.85% 38.68% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 22
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £46,750
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 106 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.55% 15.96% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 62 87 106
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 29 (58.00%) VMware
2 27 (54.00%) Windows
3 23 (46.00%) Cisco
4 22 (44.00%) Linux
5 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (38.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (34.00%) DNS
7 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (32.00%) Finance
8 15 (30.00%) VPN
8 15 (30.00%) Red Hat
9 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (26.00%) ITIL
11 12 (24.00%) Avaya
12 11 (22.00%) LAN
13 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (18.00%) Problem Management
14 9 (18.00%) F5
14 9 (18.00%) Office 365
14 9 (18.00%) WAN
14 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (18.00%) Risk Management
15 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (16.00%) DHCP
15 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
15 8 (16.00%) JBoss
15 8 (16.00%) Apache
15 8 (16.00%) Oracle

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 8 (16.00%) Apache
1 8 (16.00%) JBoss
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) nginx
4 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Office 365
2 8 (16.00%) IaaS
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.00%) PaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) DNS
2 15 (30.00%) VPN
3 11 (22.00%) LAN
4 9 (18.00%) WAN
5 8 (16.00%) DHCP
5 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (12.00%) Internet
7 5 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 5 (10.00%) MPLS
7 5 (10.00%) SAN
7 5 (10.00%) VoIP
8 4 (8.00%) HTTP
8 4 (8.00%) NAS
8 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
9 3 (6.00%) VLAN
10 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (4.00%) SSL
10 2 (4.00%) Wireless
10 2 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (18.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) LAMP
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Fintech
2 6 (12.00%) Cloud Native
3 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Linux
3 19 (38.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.00%) Unix
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.00%) CentOS
7 3 (6.00%) Debian
7 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.00%) AIX
9 1 (2.00%) VyOS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (18.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (12.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (8.00%) Coaching
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security
5 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.00%) Data Security
7 2 (4.00%) Pattern Matching
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Perl
1 7 (14.00%) Python
2 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) Ruby
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) CCNP
3 3 (6.00%) CISSP
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) CCDA
5 1 (2.00%) CCSA
5 1 (2.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Ansible
1 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) VMware
2 23 (46.00%) Cisco
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 12 (24.00%) Avaya
6 9 (18.00%) F5
7 8 (16.00%) Oracle
8 7 (14.00%) Vyatta
9 6 (12.00%) Blue Coat
10 4 (8.00%) Brocade
10 4 (8.00%) Dell
10 4 (8.00%) HP
10 4 (8.00%) SonicWALL
11 3 (6.00%) AppDynamics
11 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (6.00%) Citrix
11 3 (6.00%) IBM
11 3 (6.00%) Intel
11 3 (6.00%) Juniper
12 2 (4.00%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago