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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 7.59% 3.54% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 17.39% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
Firewall
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.89% 20.35% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Durham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Durham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) BGP
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (26.67%) Information Security
5 4 (26.67%) SIEM
5 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
5 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
6 3 (20.00%) Aruba
6 3 (20.00%) F5
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 2 (13.33%) CCNA
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) CCSA
7 2 (13.33%) CCSE
7 2 (13.33%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) Wireless
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (26.67%) SIEM
1 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) CCSA
1 2 (13.33%) CCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Aruba
3 3 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
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