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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 48 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 141 106 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.45% 3.34% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.50% 19.20% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 94 115
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
553 552 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.47% 17.37% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 423 462 505
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 10 February 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 10 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
Northamptonshire +25 41 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Nottinghamshire +14 38 £35,000 +29.62% 6
Leicestershire -5 29 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Derbyshire +6 25 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Lincolnshire 0 2 £23,500 -32.85% 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

1 113 (39.10%) Cisco
2 97 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (31.49%) Linux
4 86 (29.76%) Windows
5 83 (28.72%) Incident Management
6 76 (26.30%) DNS
7 75 (25.95%) SQL
8 66 (22.84%) CCNA
9 64 (22.15%) MySQL
10 63 (21.80%) E-Commerce
10 63 (21.80%) Microsoft
11 62 (21.45%) Problem Management
12 61 (21.11%) CCNP
13 60 (20.76%) Apache
14 57 (19.72%) TCP/IP
15 56 (19.38%) Ubuntu
16 55 (19.03%) Active Directory
17 52 (17.99%) WAN
17 52 (17.99%) Replication
17 52 (17.99%) Windows Server
18 50 (17.30%) LAN
19 49 (16.96%) VPN
20 48 (16.61%) Java
20 48 (16.61%) Wireless
20 48 (16.61%) DevOps
21 47 (16.26%) Performance Analysis
22 45 (15.57%) VMware
22 45 (15.57%) CheckPoint
23 39 (13.49%) ITIL
24 38 (13.15%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 60 (20.76%) Apache
2 35 (12.11%) Apache Solr
3 23 (7.96%) MS Exchange
4 17 (5.88%) IIS
5 12 (4.15%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.19%) Office 365
3 9 (3.11%) IaaS
4 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.08%) IBM PureFlex
6 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) SaaS
7 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 76 (26.30%) DNS
2 57 (19.72%) TCP/IP
3 52 (17.99%) WAN
4 50 (17.30%) LAN
5 49 (16.96%) VPN
6 48 (16.61%) Wireless
7 33 (11.42%) VoIP
8 32 (11.07%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (10.38%) VLAN
10 21 (7.27%) Network Security
11 20 (6.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (6.57%) Unified Communications
13 16 (5.54%) MPLS
13 16 (5.54%) OSPF
14 14 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (4.50%) BGP
15 13 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (4.50%) Internet
15 13 (4.50%) SSL
16 12 (4.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.15%) MySQL
2 38 (13.15%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.77%) Big Data
6 6 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.73%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.38%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) MSI
2 3 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 19 (6.57%) Finance
2 17 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.81%) Retail
4 3 (1.04%) Law
4 3 (1.04%) Legal
5 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Automotive
6 1 (0.35%) Games
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (20.76%) Network Engineer
2 59 (20.42%) Analyst
3 32 (11.07%) Support Engineer
4 27 (9.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (7.96%) DBA
6 22 (7.61%) Operations Analyst
7 21 (7.27%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 20 (6.92%) Network Analyst
9 19 (6.57%) MySQL DBA
10 18 (6.23%) Cisco Engineer
11 17 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 15 (5.19%) Database Analyst
12 15 (5.19%) Security Engineer
13 14 (4.84%) Active Directory Support
14 12 (4.15%) Active Directory Engineer
14 12 (4.15%) Active Directory Support Engineer
14 12 (4.15%) Administrator
14 12 (4.15%) Network Communications Engineer
14 12 (4.15%) Unified Communications Engineer
15 11 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.19%) Web Services
1 15 (5.19%) XMPP
2 7 (2.42%) Middleware
3 4 (1.38%) RESTful
3 4 (1.38%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.69%) WAP
5 1 (0.35%) CSS
5 1 (0.35%) OAuth
5 1 (0.35%) OpenID
5 1 (0.35%) SAML
5 1 (0.35%) SOAP
5 1 (0.35%) WSDL
5 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.99%) Replication
2 30 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.30%) Data Centre
4 17 (5.88%) Smartcard
5 13 (4.50%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.15%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (3.81%) Private Cloud
8 9 (3.11%) Handset
9 8 (2.77%) IVR
10 7 (2.42%) Driving Licence
11 6 (2.08%) NHS
11 6 (2.08%) PKI
12 4 (1.38%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (1.04%) Clustering
13 3 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (1.04%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.69%) AS400
14 2 (0.69%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 91 (31.49%) Linux
2 86 (29.76%) Windows
3 56 (19.38%) Ubuntu
4 52 (17.99%) Windows Server
5 27 (9.34%) Windows 7
6 21 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (6.57%) Unix
8 8 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.42%) CentOS
10 6 (2.08%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.08%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.38%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.04%) Debian
13 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.69%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.35%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.35%) VyOS
14 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.72%) Incident Management
2 63 (21.80%) E-Commerce
3 62 (21.45%) Problem Management
4 48 (16.61%) DevOps
5 47 (16.26%) Performance Analysis
6 39 (13.49%) ITIL
7 34 (11.76%) Network Management
8 26 (9.00%) Project Management
9 18 (6.23%) Load Balancing
10 17 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (5.54%) Information Security
11 16 (5.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 15 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (5.19%) Security Management
13 14 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (4.50%) Change Management
14 13 (4.50%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 75 (25.95%) SQL
2 48 (16.61%) Java
3 8 (2.77%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.73%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.04%) JCL
7 2 (0.69%) C
7 2 (0.69%) VBScript
8 1 (0.35%) C#
8 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (22.84%) CCNA
3 61 (21.11%) CCNP
4 33 (11.42%) Degree
5 18 (6.23%) CISSP
6 16 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (5.19%) HND
8 12 (4.15%) Security Cleared
9 11 (3.81%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.46%) MCSE
11 9 (3.11%) CISM
12 8 (2.77%) CCIE
13 7 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (2.08%) CEH
14 6 (2.08%) CISA
14 6 (2.08%) GSEC
14 6 (2.08%) OSCP
15 5 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (1.38%) GCIH
16 4 (1.38%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.92%) PCI DSS
2 19 (6.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (19.03%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.50%) vSphere
5 8 (2.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (2.42%) XenApp
7 5 (1.73%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.38%) BitLocker
8 4 (1.38%) XenServer
9 3 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.35%) Firmware
11 1 (0.35%) iptables
11 1 (0.35%) pfSense
11 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.81%) SCCM
2 10 (3.46%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (3.46%) RSA enVision
3 6 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.73%) WSUS
5 4 (1.38%) Casper Suite
5 4 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.38%) ThinApp
5 4 (1.38%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.04%) EnCase
7 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.69%) Nessus
7 2 (0.69%) Nmap
7 2 (0.69%) SCOM
7 2 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.35%) Ansible
8 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 113 (39.10%) Cisco
2 63 (21.80%) Microsoft
3 45 (15.57%) CheckPoint
3 45 (15.57%) VMware
4 35 (12.11%) hybris
5 29 (10.03%) Citrix
6 22 (7.61%) Juniper
7 21 (7.27%) F5
8 15 (5.19%) Intel Security
8 15 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 15 (5.19%) Splunk
9 14 (4.84%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.15%) IBM
11 11 (3.81%) Blue Coat
12 10 (3.46%) Rapid7
13 9 (3.11%) HP
13 9 (3.11%) Mitel
14 8 (2.77%) NetApp
14 8 (2.77%) Radware
14 8 (2.77%) Tripwire
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Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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