The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 33 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.23% - 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.59% - 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.34% 12.29% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 36
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Colchester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) CCNP
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) Palo Alto
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (38.46%) Network Security
4 10 (38.46%) IP Telephony
4 10 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (38.46%) Zeacom
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
5 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
5 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
5 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (30.77%) Office 365
6 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 8 (30.77%) MPLS
6 8 (30.77%) BGP
6 8 (30.77%) EIGRP
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (23.08%) VMware
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) LAN
8 6 (23.08%) WAN
8 6 (23.08%) MS Office
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.85%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (38.46%) IP Telephony
2 10 (38.46%) Network Security
3 8 (30.77%) BGP
3 8 (30.77%) EIGRP
3 8 (30.77%) MPLS
3 8 (30.77%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (19.23%) IPsec
5 5 (19.23%) SSL
6 4 (15.38%) FirePass
6 4 (15.38%) SAN
6 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 4 (15.38%) VoIP
7 3 (11.54%) DMZ
7 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 2 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Network Support
3 7 (26.92%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Switch Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) IT Support
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) CCNP
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCSA
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (15.38%) MCITP
4 3 (11.54%) CCDP
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) CCSA
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Palo Alto
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Zeacom
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Veeam
6 4 (15.38%) F5
6 4 (15.38%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) Acronis
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Draytek
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) IronPort
8 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.85%) Sage
8 1 (3.85%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.85%) ZyXEL
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