The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 51 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.18% 1.59% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.84% 16.20% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 21
Median salary £38,250 £50,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.50% +49.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 142 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.49% 9.80% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 66 116 109
Median salary £39,335 £36,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.03% +8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Firewall
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 51 (56.67%) Cisco
2 42 (46.67%) Finance
3 40 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 39 (43.33%) Data Centre
5 38 (42.22%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (38.89%) CCNP
6 35 (38.89%) DHCP
6 35 (38.89%) DNS
7 34 (37.78%) Wireless
7 34 (37.78%) Fortinet
8 33 (36.67%) LAN
9 32 (35.56%) Network Design
10 31 (34.44%) WAN
11 30 (33.33%) BGP
12 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
13 27 (30.00%) VMware
13 27 (30.00%) CCNA
14 26 (28.89%) OSPF
15 25 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (26.67%) EIGRP
17 23 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (24.44%) Active Directory
19 21 (23.33%) CCIE
19 21 (23.33%) Windows
19 21 (23.33%) MPLS
19 21 (23.33%) High Availability
20 20 (22.22%) DMVPN
20 20 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
20 20 (22.22%) SNA
21 18 (20.00%) ITIL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.67%) Office 365
3 5 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.11%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.11%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.89%) DHCP
1 35 (38.89%) DNS
2 34 (37.78%) Wireless
3 33 (36.67%) LAN
4 31 (34.44%) WAN
5 30 (33.33%) BGP
6 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
7 26 (28.89%) OSPF
8 24 (26.67%) EIGRP
9 21 (23.33%) MPLS
10 20 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (22.22%) DMVPN
10 20 (22.22%) SNA
11 16 (17.78%) Network Security
11 16 (17.78%) SAN
12 7 (7.78%) NAS
13 6 (6.67%) DPNSS
13 6 (6.67%) HSRP
13 6 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (6.67%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 42 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Retail
3 8 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.56%) Banking
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (3.33%) Law
6 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.11%) Back Office
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Consultant
2 28 (31.11%) Network Consultant
3 20 (22.22%) Data Consultant
4 17 (18.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (17.78%) Architect
6 10 (11.11%) Network Architect
7 8 (8.89%) Network Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) Network Security Consultant
7 8 (8.89%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) IT Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) IT Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Security Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) XML
2 1 (1.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 23 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) CCTV
3 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.22%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.22%) Informatics
6 2 (2.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) DataPower
7 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.11%) EPoS
7 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Windows
2 18 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.89%) Linux
4 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.67%) Unix
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.56%) Network Design
2 21 (23.33%) High Availability
3 18 (20.00%) ITIL
4 14 (15.56%) Load Balancing
5 9 (10.00%) Change Control
6 8 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (8.89%) SIEM
7 7 (7.78%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (7.78%) Information Security
8 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.56%) Attack Monitoring
9 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (4.44%) Conflict Management
10 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 4 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.11%) Perl
3 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (42.22%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (38.89%) CCNP
3 27 (30.00%) CCNA
4 21 (23.33%) CCIE
5 13 (14.44%) Degree
6 9 (10.00%) CCSA
6 9 (10.00%) CCSE
7 8 (8.89%) CCSP
8 5 (5.56%) CEH
8 5 (5.56%) CISSP
9 3 (3.33%) SANS
10 2 (2.22%) CCDA
10 2 (2.22%) CCDP
10 2 (2.22%) CISA
10 2 (2.22%) CISM
10 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.11%) CCENT
11 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (24.44%) Active Directory
3 16 (17.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.78%) vSphere
5 4 (4.44%) Firmware
6 3 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.11%) Docker
8 1 (1.11%) NFS
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) SCCM
2 8 (8.89%) FortiGate
3 7 (7.78%) SCOM
4 2 (2.22%) Puppet
4 2 (2.22%) vRealize
5 1 (1.11%) Ansible
5 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (56.67%) Cisco
2 40 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 34 (37.78%) Fortinet
4 27 (30.00%) VMware
5 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.00%) Juniper
7 8 (8.89%) Splunk
8 6 (6.67%) Aruba
8 6 (6.67%) Motorola
9 5 (5.56%) Remedy
10 2 (2.22%) Dell
10 2 (2.22%) EMC
10 2 (2.22%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) NetApp
10 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.11%) Citrix
11 1 (1.11%) HP
11 1 (1.11%) Nokia
11 1 (1.11%) Oracle
11 1 (1.11%) Symantec
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Benfits +
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago