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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
England / East Midlands
Rank 52 48 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 134 144 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.64% 4.55% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.73% 26.09% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 118 90
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,950 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
436 552 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.09% 17.44% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 329 419 440
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 52 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Northamptonshire +3 35 £43,500 -2.24% 3
Leicestershire -1 31 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Derbyshire -10 10 £42,500 +15.61% 3
Lincolnshire -5 3 £35,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 160 (53.51%) Cisco
2 154 (51.51%) LAN
3 145 (48.49%) WAN
4 105 (35.12%) Data Centre
5 101 (33.78%) Cisco Certification
6 100 (33.44%) ITIL
7 96 (32.11%) Windows
8 83 (27.76%) CheckPoint
9 81 (27.09%) Active Directory
10 72 (24.08%) Retail
11 71 (23.75%) CCNA
12 66 (22.07%) Service Delivery
13 64 (21.40%) VMware
14 61 (20.40%) TCP/IP
15 59 (19.73%) HP
16 58 (19.40%) Microsoft
17 53 (17.73%) Continuous Improvement
18 47 (15.72%) Windows Server
18 47 (15.72%) Wireless
19 46 (15.38%) Linux
20 43 (14.38%) DNS
20 43 (14.38%) SCCM
20 43 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
21 42 (14.05%) SolarWinds
21 42 (14.05%) CCNP
21 42 (14.05%) SAN
22 40 (13.38%) Cisco ASA
23 39 (13.04%) SQL
24 38 (12.71%) VoIP
25 37 (12.37%) Presales

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 29 (9.70%) IIS
2 26 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 15 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (4.35%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.34%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.34%) JBoss
7 4 (1.34%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.67%) Apache
8 2 (0.67%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.70%) Office 365
2 11 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.34%) Slack
4 7 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (51.51%) LAN
2 145 (48.49%) WAN
3 61 (20.40%) TCP/IP
4 47 (15.72%) Wireless
5 43 (14.38%) DNS
6 42 (14.05%) SAN
7 40 (13.38%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (12.71%) VoIP
9 36 (12.04%) Network Security
10 33 (11.04%) Cisco IOS
10 33 (11.04%) MPLS
11 28 (9.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 27 (9.03%) Wireshark
13 23 (7.69%) OSPF
14 21 (7.02%) DHCP
14 21 (7.02%) NX-OS
15 20 (6.69%) Skype
15 20 (6.69%) SSL
16 19 (6.35%) VPN
17 18 (6.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.00%) MySQL
2 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (3.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.34%) TeamCity
General
1 72 (24.08%) Retail
2 25 (8.36%) Publishing
3 13 (4.35%) Back Office
4 12 (4.01%) Finance
4 12 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.34%) Games
6 7 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.00%) Automotive
8 2 (0.67%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (38.80%) Network Engineer
2 36 (12.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (12.04%) Support Engineer
3 32 (10.70%) Analyst
4 27 (9.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 27 (9.03%) Firewall Engineer
5 25 (8.36%) Technical Specialist
6 24 (8.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 23 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 22 (7.36%) Infrastructure Support
8 22 (7.36%) Senior Network Engineer
9 20 (6.69%) Network Support
10 19 (6.35%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 17 (5.69%) Network Support Engineer
13 15 (5.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 14 (4.68%) Administrator
15 13 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
16 12 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 12 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.34%) Unreal Engine
2 7 (2.34%) .NET
3 6 (2.01%) Web Services
4 2 (0.67%) LAMP
4 2 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 105 (35.12%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.70%) Computer Science
3 25 (8.36%) CMDB
4 12 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.68%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.01%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.67%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.00%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.67%) Clustering
10 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) iPad
10 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.33%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 96 (32.11%) Windows
2 47 (15.72%) Windows Server
3 46 (15.38%) Linux
4 27 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (5.35%) Windows 10
6 13 (4.35%) Unix
7 12 (4.01%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (3.34%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.68%) Debian
10 8 (2.68%) HPUX
10 8 (2.68%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.34%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.67%) Solaris
13 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.44%) ITIL
2 66 (22.07%) Service Delivery
3 53 (17.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 37 (12.37%) Presales
5 34 (11.37%) Configuration Management
6 33 (11.04%) Migration
7 30 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (10.03%) Line Management
8 29 (9.70%) Capacity Planning
9 26 (8.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 26 (8.70%) Supplier Management
10 22 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 21 (7.02%) Coaching
11 21 (7.02%) Network Management
12 20 (6.69%) Business Continuity
12 20 (6.69%) E-Commerce
13 19 (6.35%) High Availability
13 19 (6.35%) ITIL V3
13 19 (6.35%) Project Management
14 17 (5.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.04%) SQL
2 18 (6.02%) Shell Script
3 15 (5.02%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.68%) Python
5 6 (2.01%) Ruby
6 4 (1.34%) Perl
6 4 (1.34%) VB
7 3 (1.00%) VBScript
8 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.67%) Java
9 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 101 (33.78%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (23.75%) CCNA
3 42 (14.05%) CCNP
4 33 (11.04%) Degree
5 26 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (7.69%) MCSE
6 23 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 20 (6.69%) CISSP
8 19 (6.35%) BPSS Clearance
9 18 (6.02%) LPIC
10 15 (5.02%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.34%) CCDP
11 7 (2.34%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.34%) PMP
12 6 (2.01%) MCSA
13 5 (1.67%) CISM
13 5 (1.67%) MCITP
13 5 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (1.34%) CCIE
14 4 (1.34%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.69%) PCI DSS
2 18 (6.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.67%) SLA
4 2 (0.67%) QA
5 1 (0.33%) GMP
System Software
1 81 (27.09%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (9.03%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.02%) Firmware
5 16 (5.35%) vSphere
6 7 (2.34%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.34%) Xen
8 4 (1.34%) XenServer
9 3 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.67%) iptables
10 2 (0.67%) NFS
10 2 (0.67%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.33%) pfSense
11 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (14.38%) SCCM
2 27 (9.03%) Cisco Prime
3 26 (8.70%) SCOM
4 18 (6.02%) Backup Exec
4 18 (6.02%) NetBackup
5 11 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.68%) Puppet
6 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.34%) Ansible
8 4 (1.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.00%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.00%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.67%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.67%) Nagios
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.33%) Nessus
11 1 (0.33%) Nmap
11 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 160 (53.51%) Cisco
2 83 (27.76%) CheckPoint
3 64 (21.40%) VMware
4 59 (19.73%) HP
5 58 (19.40%) Microsoft
6 42 (14.05%) SolarWinds
7 36 (12.04%) Fortinet
8 25 (8.36%) Red Hat
9 22 (7.36%) Citrix
10 20 (6.69%) Juniper
11 19 (6.35%) IBM
12 18 (6.02%) F5
13 16 (5.35%) Meraki
14 15 (5.02%) SonicWALL
15 13 (4.35%) Huawei
16 11 (3.68%) Brocade
17 10 (3.34%) CommVault
18 9 (3.01%) Dell
18 9 (3.01%) NetApp
18 9 (3.01%) Oracle
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