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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.85% 0.89% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 8.33% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 13.89% 10.71% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 19
Average salary £31,750 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.10% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £42,500 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Durham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington -1 2 £30,000 - 1
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Lumension
4 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Lumension
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
Darlington, County Durham
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday