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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 75 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 113 100 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.10% 2.66% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.89% 17.15% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 94 90 99
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
454 583 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.45% 15.51% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 377 468 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +32 43 £37,500 +11.94% 8
Derbyshire +11 37 £39,000 +9.85% 5
Northamptonshire -12 22 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Leicestershire -16 8 £32,000 -41.81% 7
Lincolnshire +1 2 £28,750 -11.53% 4
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 102 (38.49%) Cisco
2 98 (36.98%) Windows
3 78 (29.43%) LAN
3 78 (29.43%) TCP/IP
4 77 (29.06%) WAN
5 73 (27.55%) DNS
6 71 (26.79%) VMware
7 64 (24.15%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (23.02%) Microsoft
9 54 (20.38%) VPN
9 54 (20.38%) DHCP
10 50 (18.87%) SAN
10 50 (18.87%) CCNA
11 49 (18.49%) Linux
11 49 (18.49%) Information Security
12 45 (16.98%) CCNP
13 43 (16.23%) Active Directory
13 43 (16.23%) Wireless
14 40 (15.09%) VoIP
14 40 (15.09%) Hyper-V
15 39 (14.72%) CheckPoint
16 37 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
17 36 (13.58%) Data Centre
18 34 (12.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 34 (12.83%) Internet
19 33 (12.45%) ITIL
19 33 (12.45%) Cisco ASA
20 31 (11.70%) MS Excel
21 30 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (11.32%) Security Architecture

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.79%) Lync
3 17 (6.42%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.28%) IIS
5 8 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.26%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.89%) Apache
7 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.51%) CICS
8 4 (1.51%) JBoss
8 4 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.51%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.51%) Confluence
9 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 31 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.79%) Office 365
2 16 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.89%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.89%) SaaS
4 5 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.75%) IaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (29.43%) LAN
1 78 (29.43%) TCP/IP
2 77 (29.06%) WAN
3 73 (27.55%) DNS
4 54 (20.38%) VPN
4 54 (20.38%) DHCP
5 50 (18.87%) SAN
6 43 (16.23%) Wireless
7 40 (15.09%) VoIP
8 34 (12.83%) Internet
9 33 (12.45%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (10.94%) Network Security
11 26 (9.81%) MPLS
12 23 (8.68%) OSPF
12 23 (8.68%) SSL
13 21 (7.92%) HSRP
14 20 (7.55%) IPsec
14 20 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (7.17%) VLAN
15 19 (7.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.51%) DB2
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.75%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.38%) MS Access
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.26%) LoadRunner
1 6 (2.26%) Hudson
2 4 (1.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.51%) JIRA
2 4 (1.51%) HP UFT
General
1 26 (9.81%) Finance
2 25 (9.43%) Law
3 15 (5.66%) Retail
4 13 (4.91%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.53%) Legal
6 6 (2.26%) Banking
7 5 (1.89%) Local Government
8 4 (1.51%) Billing
9 3 (1.13%) Marketing
10 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (20.75%) Analyst
2 41 (15.47%) Network Engineer
3 27 (10.19%) Security Engineer
4 20 (7.55%) Network Manager
5 19 (7.17%) Architect
6 18 (6.79%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.42%) Network Analyst
7 17 (6.42%) Security Analyst
8 15 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (5.28%) Security Architect
9 14 (5.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (5.28%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 12 (4.53%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.53%) Network Support
11 10 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (3.77%) Network Specialist
12 9 (3.40%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 9 (3.40%) Service Manager
12 9 (3.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.43%) ISPF
2 20 (7.55%) Web Services
3 7 (2.64%) XML
3 7 (2.64%) SOAP
4 5 (1.89%) LAMP
5 4 (1.51%) Middleware
5 4 (1.51%) Java EE
6 3 (1.13%) OAuth
6 3 (1.13%) OpenID
6 3 (1.13%) WSDL
6 3 (1.13%) SAML
7 2 (0.75%) HTML
7 2 (0.75%) WAP
8 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.58%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.15%) Management Information System
2 11 (4.15%) PKI
3 10 (3.77%) Clustering
4 9 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.51%) BYOD
6 4 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.51%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.13%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.13%) Kindle
8 2 (0.75%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.75%) CCTV
8 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.75%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 98 (36.98%) Windows
2 49 (18.49%) Linux
3 37 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (12.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (9.81%) UNIX
6 16 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.91%) Solaris
8 12 (4.53%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.89%) Windows 2000
9 5 (1.89%) Windows NT
10 4 (1.51%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.13%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.75%) CentOS
13 1 (0.38%) VyOS
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.49%) Information Security
2 33 (12.45%) ITIL
3 30 (11.32%) Security Architecture
4 24 (9.06%) Incident Management
5 20 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 17 (6.42%) Network Management
7 16 (6.04%) SIEM
7 16 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (5.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (5.28%) Load Balancing
9 14 (5.28%) Mentoring
10 12 (4.53%) Software Delivery
10 12 (4.53%) Change Management
11 11 (4.15%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.15%) Cyber Security
12 10 (3.77%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.77%) Migration
13 9 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.94%) SQL
2 10 (3.77%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.40%) Java
4 5 (1.89%) Ruby
4 5 (1.89%) Perl
4 5 (1.89%) VB
4 5 (1.89%) Python
5 4 (1.51%) REXX
5 4 (1.51%) JCL
5 4 (1.51%) COBOL
5 4 (1.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.13%) C
7 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.38%) RPG
Qualifications
1 64 (24.15%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (18.87%) CCNA
3 45 (16.98%) CCNP
4 28 (10.57%) CISSP
5 27 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (9.43%) MCSE
7 20 (7.55%) CISM
8 15 (5.66%) Degree
9 12 (4.53%) MCP
10 10 (3.77%) Security Cleared
11 8 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.64%) MCSA
12 7 (2.64%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.51%) CCDP
14 4 (1.51%) CEH
14 4 (1.51%) VCP5
15 3 (1.13%) MCITP
15 3 (1.13%) Security+ Certification
16 2 (0.75%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.68%) PCI DSS
2 22 (8.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (7.17%) SLA
4 9 (3.40%) ISO 9001
5 8 (3.02%) FISMA
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (16.23%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.09%) Hyper-V
3 30 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.66%) vSphere
5 5 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (1.89%) RACF
6 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.38%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 27 (10.19%) SCCM
2 10 (3.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (3.40%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.64%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (1.89%) Puppet
5 5 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.89%) Nessus
5 5 (1.89%) Nmap
6 4 (1.51%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.75%) WMI
7 2 (0.75%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.75%) WSUS
8 1 (0.38%) SCOM
8 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.38%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 102 (38.49%) Cisco
2 71 (26.79%) VMware
3 61 (23.02%) Microsoft
4 39 (14.72%) CheckPoint
5 24 (9.06%) F5
6 22 (8.30%) HP
6 22 (8.30%) Citrix
7 16 (6.04%) SolarWinds
8 15 (5.66%) Juniper
9 14 (5.28%) IBM
10 12 (4.53%) Dell
11 11 (4.15%) EMC
11 11 (4.15%) ArcSight
12 10 (3.77%) Oracle
12 10 (3.77%) NetApp
13 9 (3.40%) Remedy
14 7 (2.64%) Mitel
15 6 (2.26%) Blue Coat
15 6 (2.26%) Computacenter
15 6 (2.26%) Google
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