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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 79 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 118 81 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.06% 2.19% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.43% 14.34% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 99 76 87
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
483 565 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.52% 15.29% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 388 455 452
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +24 43 £37,500 -11.76% 13
Derbyshire +16 41 £39,000 +20.00% 1
Northamptonshire +3 18 £37,500 - 2
Leicestershire -5 15 £32,000 -41.81% 4
Lincolnshire +2 2 £28,750 -11.53% 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 99 (38.98%) Cisco
2 92 (36.22%) Windows
3 76 (29.92%) WAN
4 74 (29.13%) TCP/IP
5 73 (28.74%) LAN
6 71 (27.95%) DNS
7 68 (26.77%) Cisco Certification
8 62 (24.41%) VMware
9 54 (21.26%) Linux
10 53 (20.87%) CCNA
10 53 (20.87%) Microsoft
11 52 (20.47%) VPN
12 50 (19.69%) CCNP
13 48 (18.90%) DHCP
14 45 (17.72%) SAN
15 44 (17.32%) VoIP
16 41 (16.14%) CheckPoint
16 41 (16.14%) Information Security
17 36 (14.17%) Active Directory
17 36 (14.17%) ITIL
17 36 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
18 33 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
18 33 (12.99%) Data Centre
18 33 (12.99%) Wireless
19 32 (12.60%) Finance
19 32 (12.60%) Hyper-V
20 31 (12.20%) Network Security
21 30 (11.81%) SQL Server
22 29 (11.42%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 26 (10.24%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.91%) Lync
3 11 (4.33%) IIS
4 8 (3.15%) Apache
4 8 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.36%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.57%) Confluence
6 4 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.57%) JBoss
6 4 (1.57%) CICS
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.18%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.48%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.87%) Office 365
2 17 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.18%) SaaS
5 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.79%) IaaS
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (29.92%) WAN
2 74 (29.13%) TCP/IP
3 73 (28.74%) LAN
4 71 (27.95%) DNS
5 52 (20.47%) VPN
6 48 (18.90%) DHCP
7 45 (17.72%) SAN
8 44 (17.32%) VoIP
9 36 (14.17%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (12.99%) Wireless
11 31 (12.20%) Network Security
12 29 (11.42%) Internet
13 27 (10.63%) OSPF
14 25 (9.84%) MPLS
15 23 (9.06%) Intrusion Detection
16 22 (8.66%) IPsec
17 20 (7.87%) SSL
18 19 (7.48%) BGP
19 17 (6.69%) VLAN
20 16 (6.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.54%) MySQL
3 6 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.57%) DB2
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.79%) Big Data
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.39%) MS Access
7 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) LoadRunner
1 5 (1.97%) Hudson
2 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.57%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.57%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 32 (12.60%) Finance
2 20 (7.87%) Law
3 16 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.12%) Retail
5 7 (2.76%) Legal
6 5 (1.97%) Banking
7 4 (1.57%) Local Government
8 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (22.83%) Analyst
2 47 (18.50%) Network Engineer
3 22 (8.66%) Security Engineer
4 20 (7.87%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 18 (7.09%) Security Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (5.51%) Network Support
8 13 (5.12%) Network Manager
8 13 (5.12%) Network Analyst
9 12 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (4.33%) Network Specialist
11 10 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (3.54%) Administrator
12 9 (3.54%) Service Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.54%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Technical Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.06%) Web Services
2 18 (7.09%) ISPF
3 7 (2.76%) XML
3 7 (2.76%) SOAP
4 5 (1.97%) Middleware
5 4 (1.57%) Java EE
6 3 (1.18%) OAuth
6 3 (1.18%) OpenID
6 3 (1.18%) LAMP
6 3 (1.18%) WSDL
6 3 (1.18%) SAML
7 2 (0.79%) HTML
7 2 (0.79%) WAP
7 2 (0.79%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.79%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.72%) PKI
4 7 (2.76%) Clustering
4 7 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.36%) BYOD
6 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.57%) Replication
7 3 (1.18%) EPoS
7 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.18%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.18%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.79%) Kindle
8 2 (0.79%) NHS
8 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.79%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 92 (36.22%) Windows
2 54 (21.26%) Linux
3 33 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (11.02%) UNIX
5 14 (5.51%) Solaris
5 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.94%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.15%) CentOS
8 7 (2.76%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.36%) Windows 2000
9 6 (2.36%) Windows NT
10 4 (1.57%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.18%) VyOS
11 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.14%) Information Security
2 36 (14.17%) ITIL
3 28 (11.02%) Incident Management
4 25 (9.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 24 (9.45%) Security Architecture
6 19 (7.48%) Network Management
7 18 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (6.69%) SIEM
9 16 (6.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (6.30%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (6.30%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.51%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.72%) Change Management
11 12 (4.72%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.33%) Cyber Security
13 10 (3.94%) Load Balancing
13 10 (3.94%) Project Management
14 9 (3.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.42%) SQL
2 15 (5.91%) Java
3 12 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.36%) VB
5 5 (1.97%) Python
5 5 (1.97%) Ruby
5 5 (1.97%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.97%) Perl
6 4 (1.57%) COBOL
6 4 (1.57%) JCL
6 4 (1.57%) REXX
7 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.18%) C
8 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.39%) VBScript
9 1 (0.39%) RPG
Qualifications
1 68 (26.77%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (20.87%) CCNA
3 50 (19.69%) CCNP
4 23 (9.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (8.27%) MCSE
6 18 (7.09%) CISSP
7 13 (5.12%) CISM
8 11 (4.33%) MCP
8 11 (4.33%) Security Cleared
9 9 (3.54%) Degree
9 9 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.15%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.57%) MCSA
12 4 (1.57%) CCDP
13 3 (1.18%) GCIH
13 3 (1.18%) CEH
13 3 (1.18%) MCITP
13 3 (1.18%) VCP5
14 2 (0.79%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.87%) SLA
2 19 (7.48%) PCI DSS
3 18 (7.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (3.54%) FISMA
5 6 (2.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 36 (14.17%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.60%) Hyper-V
3 26 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.51%) vSphere
5 8 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.57%) RACF
7 3 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.39%) Firmware
9 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.39%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 26 (10.24%) SCCM
2 11 (4.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (3.54%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.15%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (2.36%) Nessus
5 6 (2.36%) Nmap
6 5 (1.97%) Puppet
6 5 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.57%) CA Endevor
8 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.79%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.39%) WSUS
9 1 (0.39%) Control-M
9 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.39%) WMI
9 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.39%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 99 (38.98%) Cisco
2 62 (24.41%) VMware
3 53 (20.87%) Microsoft
4 41 (16.14%) CheckPoint
5 26 (10.24%) F5
6 19 (7.48%) SolarWinds
6 19 (7.48%) HP
7 15 (5.91%) IBM
7 15 (5.91%) Citrix
7 15 (5.91%) Juniper
8 13 (5.12%) Dell
8 13 (5.12%) ArcSight
9 12 (4.72%) Oracle
10 11 (4.33%) EMC
11 9 (3.54%) NetApp
12 8 (3.15%) Mitel
12 8 (3.15%) Remedy
13 7 (2.76%) Computacenter
14 6 (2.36%) Blue Coat
15 5 (1.97%) Red Hat
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Negotiable Salary (Dependent on Experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Very competitive salary with full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 320k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28850 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Excellent benefits + Shift Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago