The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 4 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 19.05% 18.92% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 63.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Median salary £23,500 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.96% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 28.57% 29.73% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Median salary £20,500 £29,000 £19,499
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% +48.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Firewall
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Dudley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 3 (42.86%) MVS
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Economics
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Panasonic
4 2 (28.57%) Draytek
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) ADSL
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support
3 2 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Economics
1 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 3 (42.86%) MVS
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) A+ Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BT
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Draytek
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) NEC
2 2 (28.57%) Panasonic
3 1 (14.29%) VMware