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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 52 14
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -38
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 46 36 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.98% 4.15% 12.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.23% 23.23% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 71
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £46,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
104 155 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.78% 17.88% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 86 148 132
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 75 (66.37%) VMware
2 58 (51.33%) Windows
2 58 (51.33%) Microsoft
3 55 (48.67%) ITIL
4 50 (44.25%) Cisco
5 45 (39.82%) Linux
6 44 (38.94%) SLA
7 43 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (31.86%) Citrix
9 32 (28.32%) CCNA
9 32 (28.32%) MS Exchange
10 31 (27.43%) MS Excel
10 31 (27.43%) Internet
11 30 (26.55%) Active Directory
12 27 (23.89%) Windows Server
13 26 (23.01%) Incident Management
14 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (22.12%) VPN
15 24 (21.24%) Office 365
15 24 (21.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 24 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (20.35%) HP
17 21 (18.58%) LAN
18 20 (17.70%) WAN
18 20 (17.70%) Tivoli
18 20 (17.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 20 (17.70%) HP Data Protector
19 18 (15.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 16 (14.16%) Unix
20 16 (14.16%) AIX

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 (28.32%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.77%) SAS
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (27.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.24%) Office 365
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.31%) IaaS
4 6 (5.31%) PaaS
4 6 (5.31%) SaaS
5 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.43%) Internet
2 25 (22.12%) VPN
3 21 (18.58%) LAN
4 20 (17.70%) WAN
5 13 (11.50%) DNS
6 11 (9.73%) VLAN
7 10 (8.85%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.08%) VoIP
8 8 (7.08%) Wireless
9 7 (6.19%) HTTP
10 6 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.31%) NAS
10 6 (5.31%) WLAN
11 5 (4.42%) IPsec
11 5 (4.42%) SSL
11 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (3.54%) DHCP
12 4 (3.54%) SAN
12 4 (3.54%) Wireshark
13 3 (2.65%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.65%) SQLPlus
3 2 (1.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Back Office
3 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (33.63%) Support Engineer
2 19 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) Technical Engineer
4 14 (12.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (12.39%) Technical Support
4 14 (12.39%) Technical Support Engineer
5 13 (11.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) 1st Line Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (10.62%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Network Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Security Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) 1st Line Technical Support
8 10 (8.85%) Administrator
8 10 (8.85%) IT Support
8 10 (8.85%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.08%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) ELK Stack
2 2 (1.77%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Fintech
3 7 (6.19%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.42%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.42%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.54%) Clustering
6 3 (2.65%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.65%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.77%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.77%) Replication
8 1 (0.88%) BYOD
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.88%) Informatics
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (51.33%) Windows
2 45 (39.82%) Linux
3 27 (23.89%) Windows Server
4 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.16%) AIX
5 16 (14.16%) Unix
6 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (6.19%) CentOS
8 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.42%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.42%) Solaris
10 4 (3.54%) Debian
11 3 (2.65%) VyOS
12 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.88%) CatOS
13 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (48.67%) ITIL
2 26 (23.01%) Incident Management
3 13 (11.50%) Mentoring
4 12 (10.62%) Logistics
4 12 (10.62%) Service Management
5 11 (9.73%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (8.85%) SIEM
7 9 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.19%) Coaching
8 7 (6.19%) Data Security
9 6 (5.31%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.31%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (4.42%) High Availability
10 5 (4.42%) Information Assurance
10 5 (4.42%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.42%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.42%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (4.42%) Security Testing
10 5 (4.42%) Software Architecture
10 5 (4.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) Perl
2 8 (7.08%) Python
3 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (28.32%) CCNA
3 24 (21.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (11.50%) CCNP
6 6 (5.31%) CISSP
6 6 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.31%) MCSE
7 4 (3.54%) Degree
8 3 (2.65%) CCSA
8 3 (2.65%) CCSE
9 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.77%) MCITP
9 2 (1.77%) MCTS
10 1 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.88%) CISM
10 1 (0.88%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.88%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (38.94%) SLA
2 18 (15.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 24 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.19%) vSphere
5 5 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.54%) XenApp
6 4 (3.54%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.65%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.77%) iptables
8 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (17.70%) HP Data Protector
1 20 (17.70%) Tivoli
1 20 (17.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (10.62%) WSUS
3 6 (5.31%) Kibana
3 6 (5.31%) logstash
4 5 (4.42%) Ansible
4 5 (4.42%) Nagios
4 5 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.42%) Puppet
5 4 (3.54%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.77%) Nessus
7 2 (1.77%) Nmap
8 1 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 75 (66.37%) VMware
2 58 (51.33%) Microsoft
3 50 (44.25%) Cisco
4 36 (31.86%) Citrix
5 23 (20.35%) HP
6 10 (8.85%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.96%) Oracle
8 8 (7.08%) Dell
8 8 (7.08%) Vyatta
9 7 (6.19%) F5
10 6 (5.31%) Avaya
11 5 (4.42%) Brocade
11 5 (4.42%) Intel Security
11 5 (4.42%) Juniper
11 5 (4.42%) SolarWinds
12 4 (3.54%) NETGEAR
12 4 (3.54%) Sage
12 4 (3.54%) Veeam
13 3 (2.65%) CA
13 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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