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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.34% 3.17% 4.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 54.55% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £28,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £39,750 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £48,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Firewall
Cheshire

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
16 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.74% 5.82% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 32
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Chester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Avaya
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
7 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
7 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
7 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
7 3 (27.27%) Security Patching
7 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (27.27%) GFI Software
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
8 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring

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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) Multicast
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (9.09%) Intranet
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
1 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
1 3 (27.27%) Security Patching
1 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Avaya
3 3 (27.27%) GFI Software
3 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
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