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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 29 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.65% 6.28% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.26% 43.69% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 25
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
77 103 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.03% 14.39% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 113
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 31 (62.00%) VMware
2 28 (56.00%) Windows
3 21 (42.00%) Cisco
4 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (38.00%) Windows Server
5 16 (32.00%) DNS
6 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) Linux
7 14 (28.00%) Finance
7 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (26.00%) Office 365
9 12 (24.00%) VPN
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (24.00%) LAN
9 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
10 11 (22.00%) F5
11 9 (18.00%) MPLS
11 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (18.00%) Internet
11 9 (18.00%) Avaya
11 9 (18.00%) SLA
12 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (16.00%) CCNA
12 8 (16.00%) ITIL
12 8 (16.00%) JBoss
12 8 (16.00%) Apache
12 8 (16.00%) WAN
12 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V

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 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
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 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Office 365
2 8 (16.00%) IaaS
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.00%) PaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) DNS
2 12 (24.00%) LAN
2 12 (24.00%) VPN
3 9 (18.00%) Internet
3 9 (18.00%) MPLS
4 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (16.00%) WAN
5 7 (14.00%) DHCP
5 7 (14.00%) SAN
6 5 (10.00%) BGP
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.00%) FTP
7 3 (6.00%) IPsec
7 3 (6.00%) OSPF
7 3 (6.00%) VLAN
7 3 (6.00%) Wireless
7 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (22.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) LAMP
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Fintech
2 6 (12.00%) Cloud Native
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.00%) CMDB
7 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.00%) PKI
7 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 3 (6.00%) Unix
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Debian
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
8 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security
5 3 (6.00%) Mobile First
5 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Python
2 6 (12.00%) Perl
3 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.00%) Ruby
5 3 (6.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.00%) CCNA
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) MCSE
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CCDA
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) vSphere
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%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) VMware
2 21 (42.00%) Cisco
3 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (22.00%) F5
6 9 (18.00%) Avaya
7 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (14.00%) Juniper
7 7 (14.00%) Oracle
8 6 (12.00%) Blue Coat
8 6 (12.00%) Vyatta
9 5 (10.00%) Dell
10 4 (8.00%) Apple
11 3 (6.00%) AppDynamics
11 3 (6.00%) IBM
11 3 (6.00%) Intel
11 3 (6.00%) SonicWALL
11 3 (6.00%) Veeam
12 2 (4.00%) Acme Packet
12 2 (4.00%) EqualLogic
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