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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 19 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 67 36 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.80% 4.76% 10.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.17% 22.36% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 62
Median salary £29,250 £32,250 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% -13.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £56,000 £51,150
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
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
126 161 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.42% 21.27% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 114 135 103
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,875 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
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 25 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (64.35%) VMware
2 64 (55.65%) Cisco
3 58 (50.43%) Windows
4 53 (46.09%) ITIL
5 51 (44.35%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
7 42 (36.52%) Linux
8 38 (33.04%) CCNA
9 36 (31.30%) Internet
10 35 (30.43%) Citrix
11 32 (27.83%) Active Directory
12 31 (26.96%) SLA
13 30 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (24.35%) LAN
15 27 (23.48%) MS Exchange
15 27 (23.48%) WAN
15 27 (23.48%) Incident Management
15 27 (23.48%) Windows Server
16 26 (22.61%) MS Excel
17 24 (20.87%) VPN
18 21 (18.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 20 (17.39%) HP
19 20 (17.39%) Juniper
20 19 (16.52%) DNS
21 18 (15.65%) CCNP
21 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
22 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
22 17 (14.78%) Tivoli
22 17 (14.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
22 17 (14.78%) HP Data Protector

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 27 (23.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.61%) CMS
5 3 (2.61%) Commerce Server
5 3 (2.61%) IIS
6 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.74%) SAS
7 1 (0.87%) Apache
7 1 (0.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.83%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.04%) Office 365
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.22%) SaaS
3 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.30%) Internet
2 28 (24.35%) LAN
3 27 (23.48%) WAN
4 24 (20.87%) VPN
5 19 (16.52%) DNS
6 15 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
8 9 (7.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (7.83%) SAN
8 9 (7.83%) VLAN
9 8 (6.96%) BGP
9 8 (6.96%) DHCP
9 8 (6.96%) OSPF
9 8 (6.96%) WLAN
10 7 (6.09%) VoIP
11 6 (5.22%) NAS
11 6 (5.22%) NetScaler
11 6 (5.22%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (10.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Advertising
4 4 (3.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.74%) Law
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 27 (23.48%) Network Engineer
3 16 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
5 14 (12.17%) Analyst
6 13 (11.30%) 1st Line Engineer
6 13 (11.30%) Security Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (10.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 12 (10.43%) Technical Support
7 12 (10.43%) Technical Support Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Administrator
9 10 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (7.83%) 1st Line Technical Support
11 8 (6.96%) IT Support
12 7 (6.09%) Project Engineer
12 7 (6.09%) Service Analyst
12 7 (6.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) ELK Stack
2 3 (2.61%) .NET
2 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.74%) CSS
4 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.96%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.35%) Fintech
5 5 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.48%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.61%) Clustering
7 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.61%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.74%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.74%) Replication
8 2 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.87%) BYOD
9 1 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) PMI
9 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (50.43%) Windows
2 42 (36.52%) Linux
3 27 (23.48%) Windows Server
4 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (12.17%) AIX
6 13 (11.30%) Unix
7 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (7.83%) VyOS
10 5 (4.35%) Solaris
11 4 (3.48%) CatOS
12 3 (2.61%) CentOS
12 3 (2.61%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.74%) Debian
14 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (46.09%) ITIL
2 27 (23.48%) Incident Management
3 15 (13.04%) High Availability
4 13 (11.30%) SIEM
5 12 (10.43%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (10.43%) Logistics
5 12 (10.43%) Service Management
6 10 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 7 (6.09%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (4.35%) Coaching
8 5 (4.35%) ITIL V2
8 5 (4.35%) ITSM
8 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.35%) Validation
9 4 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.48%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (3.48%) Network Management
9 4 (3.48%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.48%) Time Management
10 3 (2.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.43%) SQL
2 5 (4.35%) Perl
2 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 5 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (44.35%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (33.04%) CCNA
3 21 (18.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (15.65%) CCNP
4 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.83%) CCSA
5 9 (7.83%) CCSE
5 9 (7.83%) Degree
6 7 (6.09%) MCSE
7 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.61%) MCITP
8 3 (2.61%) MCP
9 2 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.74%) CISMP
9 2 (1.74%) CISSP
9 2 (1.74%) MCTS
10 1 (0.87%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.87%) CCDA
10 1 (0.87%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.87%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.96%) SLA
2 16 (13.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (27.83%) Active Directory
2 30 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.91%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.35%) XenApp
5 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.48%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.61%) vSphere
8 2 (1.74%) iptables
8 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.74%) Snort
8 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) HP Data Protector
1 17 (14.78%) Tivoli
1 17 (14.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (11.30%) WSUS
3 6 (5.22%) Kibana
3 6 (5.22%) logstash
4 5 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.35%) Nagios
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) Nessus
6 2 (1.74%) Nmap
7 1 (0.87%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 74 (64.35%) VMware
2 64 (55.65%) Cisco
3 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
4 35 (30.43%) Citrix
5 20 (17.39%) HP
5 20 (17.39%) Juniper
6 17 (14.78%) F5
7 14 (12.17%) CheckPoint
7 14 (12.17%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.70%) Oracle
9 9 (7.83%) Brocade
9 9 (7.83%) CA
9 9 (7.83%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (7.83%) Vyatta
10 6 (5.22%) Intel Security
11 5 (4.35%) Dell
11 5 (4.35%) Remedy
11 5 (4.35%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.61%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (2.61%) Veritas
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