The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 78 56 89
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 111 151 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.47% 4.11% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.07% 24.39% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 87 114 110
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £27,200 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
Firewall
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
503 619 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.73% 16.87% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 411 498 481
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Firewall
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Firewall Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Firewall
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Nottinghamshire +9 30 £32,500 -4.41% 5
Leicestershire +1 26 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Northamptonshire -16 20 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Derbyshire -23 16 £35,690 -35.10% 2
Lincolnshire +7 9 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 117 (45.70%) Windows
2 108 (42.19%) Cisco
3 84 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 77 (30.08%) Microsoft
6 66 (25.78%) WAN
7 65 (25.39%) Linux
8 61 (23.83%) SQL
8 61 (23.83%) CCNA
9 60 (23.44%) LAN
10 59 (23.05%) ITIL
10 59 (23.05%) Degree
11 57 (22.27%) Windows Server
12 53 (20.70%) SQL Server
13 52 (20.31%) Wireless
14 51 (19.92%) CCNP
15 49 (19.14%) VMware
15 49 (19.14%) Incident Management
16 41 (16.02%) TCP/IP
16 41 (16.02%) DNS
16 41 (16.02%) Windows 7
17 39 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (15.23%) CheckPoint
18 38 (14.84%) MS Excel
19 37 (14.45%) VPN
20 36 (14.06%) Data Centre
21 35 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
22 34 (13.28%) Apache
22 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 34 (13.28%) Apache
2 31 (12.11%) MS Exchange
3 24 (9.38%) IIS
4 19 (7.42%) Apache Solr
5 18 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (5.86%) Skype for Business
7 12 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.08%) Office 365
2 9 (3.52%) IaaS
2 9 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.34%) IBM PureFlex
4 5 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 66 (25.78%) WAN
2 60 (23.44%) LAN
3 52 (20.31%) Wireless
4 41 (16.02%) DNS
4 41 (16.02%) TCP/IP
5 37 (14.45%) VPN
6 32 (12.50%) VoIP
7 29 (11.33%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (9.77%) Intrusion Detection
9 24 (9.38%) Network Security
10 22 (8.59%) MPLS
11 19 (7.42%) Unified Communications
11 19 (7.42%) VLAN
12 12 (4.69%) Cisco ISE
12 12 (4.69%) LDAP
13 11 (4.30%) BGP
13 11 (4.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (4.30%) OSPF
13 11 (4.30%) SSL
14 10 (3.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.70%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (12.89%) MySQL
4 31 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.17%) Big Data
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 14 (5.47%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.30%) Finance
3 10 (3.91%) Retail
4 8 (3.13%) Legal
5 5 (1.95%) Games
5 5 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.56%) Back Office
7 3 (1.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (20.31%) Support Engineer
2 45 (17.58%) Network Engineer
3 33 (12.89%) Analyst
4 24 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (8.20%) DBA
5 21 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (7.42%) Active Directory Engineer
6 19 (7.42%) Active Directory Support
6 19 (7.42%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 19 (7.42%) MySQL DBA
7 18 (7.03%) Security Engineer
8 16 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
9 15 (5.86%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (5.86%) IT Support
10 14 (5.47%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 12 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (4.69%) Network Communications Engineer
11 12 (4.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 12 (4.69%) Senior Customer Engineer
11 12 (4.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.64%) XMPP
2 12 (4.69%) Middleware
3 4 (1.56%) Web Services
4 2 (0.78%) .NET
4 2 (0.78%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.39%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.06%) Data Centre
2 35 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (12.11%) Replication
3 31 (12.11%) Smartcard
4 16 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.86%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.69%) PKI
6 12 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (3.91%) Private Cloud
8 8 (3.13%) IVR
8 8 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.95%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.95%) HP Storage
9 5 (1.95%) NHS
10 4 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.17%) Handset
12 2 (0.78%) CCTV
12 2 (0.78%) Clustering
12 2 (0.78%) EPoS
12 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 117 (45.70%) Windows
2 65 (25.39%) Linux
3 57 (22.27%) Windows Server
4 41 (16.02%) Windows 7
5 32 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (11.33%) Ubuntu
8 21 (8.20%) Unix
9 9 (3.52%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.73%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.56%) Debian
12 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.39%) Android
14 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.39%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (23.05%) ITIL
2 49 (19.14%) Incident Management
3 34 (13.28%) E-Commerce
4 33 (12.89%) Problem Management
5 29 (11.33%) DevOps
5 29 (11.33%) Performance Analysis
6 26 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (8.98%) Project Management
8 20 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (7.81%) Network Management
9 19 (7.42%) Software Deployment
10 18 (7.03%) Change Control
10 18 (7.03%) Load Balancing
11 16 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.47%) Case Management
12 14 (5.47%) Information Security
12 14 (5.47%) Presales
13 12 (4.69%) Business Continuity
13 12 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (4.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (23.83%) SQL
2 20 (7.81%) Java
3 9 (3.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.13%) Perl
4 8 (3.13%) PHP
4 8 (3.13%) Python
5 3 (1.17%) C
6 2 (0.78%) JCL
6 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.78%) VB
6 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.78%) VBA
6 2 (0.78%) VBScript
7 1 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 84 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (23.83%) CCNA
3 59 (23.05%) Degree
4 51 (19.92%) CCNP
5 23 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (6.64%) MCSE
7 13 (5.08%) CISSP
8 12 (4.69%) Security Cleared
9 11 (4.30%) SC Cleared
10 8 (3.13%) CCIE
10 8 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.73%) CCDP
12 6 (2.34%) GSEC
12 6 (2.34%) MCSA
13 5 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.56%) CISM
15 3 (1.17%) CCSP
15 3 (1.17%) CISA
16 2 (0.78%) CEH
16 2 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.42%) SLA
2 11 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.52%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 34 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.30%) vSphere
5 8 (3.13%) XenApp
6 6 (2.34%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.95%) XenServer
8 4 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.78%) Firmware
10 2 (0.78%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.39%) iptables
11 1 (0.39%) pfSense
11 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (4.30%) SCCM
3 8 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.56%) XenMobile
5 3 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.17%) RSA enVision
5 3 (1.17%) SCOM
6 2 (0.78%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.39%) Ansible
7 1 (0.39%) EnCase
7 1 (0.39%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.39%) WSUS
7 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 108 (42.19%) Cisco
2 77 (30.08%) Microsoft
3 49 (19.14%) VMware
4 39 (15.23%) CheckPoint
5 28 (10.94%) Citrix
6 23 (8.98%) F5
7 22 (8.59%) Juniper
8 19 (7.42%) hybris
9 17 (6.64%) HP
10 12 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (4.30%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.52%) IBM
12 9 (3.52%) NetApp
13 8 (3.13%) Fortinet
14 7 (2.73%) Riverbed
14 7 (2.73%) Splunk
15 6 (2.34%) IronPort
15 6 (2.34%) MobileIron
15 6 (2.34%) Remedy
15 6 (2.34%) SolarWinds
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