The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 24 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.17% 0.90% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 14.29% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £40,000 £65,000
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 Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.91% 6.31% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 23
Median salary £36,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £58,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Chester region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Chester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Chester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Chester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Chester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (20.00%) Data Security
1 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
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