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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 33 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.50% - 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.07% - 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
41 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.50% 14.56% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 39
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +87.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 July 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 (68.18%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) Palo Alto
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (45.45%) Network Security
4 10 (45.45%) IP Telephony
4 10 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (45.45%) Zeacom
5 8 (36.36%) MPLS
5 8 (36.36%) BGP
5 8 (36.36%) EIGRP
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
7 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (27.27%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 5 (22.73%) SSL
8 5 (22.73%) IPsec
8 5 (22.73%) Office 365
8 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) FirePass
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM

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 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (45.45%) IP Telephony
2 10 (45.45%) Network Security
3 8 (36.36%) BGP
3 8 (36.36%) EIGRP
3 8 (36.36%) MPLS
4 7 (31.82%) VPN
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (22.73%) IPsec
6 5 (22.73%) SSL
7 4 (18.18%) FirePass
7 4 (18.18%) VoIP
8 3 (13.64%) DMZ
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.09%) DHCP
9 2 (9.09%) DNS
9 2 (9.09%) SAN
10 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Network Support
3 7 (31.82%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Switch Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CCNP
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCDP
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCSA
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.55%) SmoothWall
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Palo Alto
3 10 (45.45%) Zeacom
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) Veeam
7 2 (9.09%) Apple
7 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.55%) Acronis
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Draytek
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) IronPort
8 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR
8 1 (4.55%) Sage
8 1 (4.55%) Toshiba
8 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
8 1 (4.55%) ZyXEL