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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 50 42 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 19 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.92% 5.22% 8.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.05% 32.46% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 44
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
79 114 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.15% 16.08% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 105 107
Median salary £67,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.28%
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 3 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 52 (65.82%) VMware
2 42 (53.16%) Windows
3 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
4 39 (49.37%) Cisco
5 35 (44.30%) ITIL
6 32 (40.51%) Linux
7 27 (34.18%) SLA
7 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
7 27 (34.18%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (30.38%) Windows Server
9 23 (29.11%) MS Exchange
10 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
10 22 (27.85%) VPN
11 20 (25.32%) LAN
12 19 (24.05%) DNS
12 19 (24.05%) CCNA
12 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (22.78%) Internet
13 18 (22.78%) WAN
14 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
14 17 (21.52%) Office 365
14 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (18.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (18.99%) Citrix
15 15 (18.99%) HP
16 13 (16.46%) Finance
16 13 (16.46%) F5
16 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (15.19%) HP Data Protector
17 12 (15.19%) Incident Management

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 23 (29.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.39%) Apache
3 9 (11.39%) JBoss
4 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.53%) SAS
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.27%) nginx
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Office 365
2 7 (8.86%) IaaS
3 6 (7.59%) PaaS
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.27%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) VPN
2 20 (25.32%) LAN
3 19 (24.05%) DNS
4 18 (22.78%) Internet
4 18 (22.78%) WAN
5 8 (10.13%) DHCP
5 8 (10.13%) HTTP
5 8 (10.13%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (8.86%) VoIP
7 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.33%) IPsec
8 5 (6.33%) SSL
8 5 (6.33%) Wireless
9 4 (5.06%) MPLS
9 4 (5.06%) SAN
10 3 (3.80%) Ethernet
10 3 (3.80%) NAS
10 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.80%) WLAN
11 2 (2.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Support Engineer
2 12 (15.19%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Network Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) IT Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Technical Support
5 8 (10.13%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) IT Support
7 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Technical Support
7 4 (5.06%) Head of Security
7 4 (5.06%) Head of Technology
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) LAMP
2 2 (2.53%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Cloud Native
2 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.33%) Fintech
4 4 (5.06%) Clustering
4 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.16%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Linux
3 24 (30.38%) Windows Server
4 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.13%) AIX
7 8 (10.13%) Unix
7 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.59%) CentOS
9 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.53%) Debian
10 2 (2.53%) Solaris
10 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.53%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Incident Management
3 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
3 10 (12.66%) Problem Management
3 10 (12.66%) Risk Management
4 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (10.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (8.86%) Data Security
6 7 (8.86%) Service Management
7 6 (7.59%) Logistics
7 6 (7.59%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.33%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.33%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (6.33%) SDLC
8 5 (6.33%) Security Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.33%) Software Architecture
8 5 (6.33%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
1 7 (8.86%) Perl
1 7 (8.86%) Python
2 4 (5.06%) Ruby
3 2 (2.53%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) C
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) PHP
4 1 (1.27%) R
4 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (24.05%) CCNA
3 15 (18.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.13%) CCNP
6 5 (6.33%) CISSP
7 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.06%) MCSE
8 3 (3.80%) Degree
9 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.53%) CCSA
9 2 (2.53%) CCSE
9 2 (2.53%) MCTS
10 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (34.18%) SLA
2 6 (7.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.86%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) HP Data Protector
1 12 (15.19%) Tivoli
1 12 (15.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (6.33%) Ansible
2 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.33%) Puppet
3 4 (5.06%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (2.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (65.82%) VMware
2 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
3 39 (49.37%) Cisco
4 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
5 15 (18.99%) Citrix
5 15 (18.99%) HP
6 13 (16.46%) F5
7 10 (12.66%) Avaya
8 8 (10.13%) Vyatta
9 6 (7.59%) Oracle
10 5 (6.33%) Dell
11 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.06%) Brocade
12 3 (3.80%) AppDynamics
12 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.80%) IBM
12 3 (3.80%) Intel
12 3 (3.80%) Juniper
12 3 (3.80%) NETGEAR
12 3 (3.80%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago