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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 41 86 66
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 57 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.65% 1.16% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.14% 12.50% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 22
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £32,600 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
142 144 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.57% 9.25% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 125
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £29,900 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (55.00%) Cisco
2 47 (47.00%) Finance
3 45 (45.00%) CheckPoint
4 43 (43.00%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (43.00%) Data Centre
5 40 (40.00%) CCNP
6 39 (39.00%) DNS
7 38 (38.00%) DHCP
7 38 (38.00%) Fortinet
8 36 (36.00%) LAN
9 35 (35.00%) Wireless
10 33 (33.00%) Network Design
10 33 (33.00%) WAN
10 33 (33.00%) BGP
11 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
12 30 (30.00%) CCNA
13 28 (28.00%) OSPF
13 28 (28.00%) VMware
14 27 (27.00%) EIGRP
15 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (23.00%) MPLS
16 23 (23.00%) CCIE
17 22 (22.00%) SNA
17 22 (22.00%) High Availability
17 22 (22.00%) DMVPN
17 22 (22.00%) Cisco IOS
18 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
18 19 (19.00%) ITIL
18 19 (19.00%) Windows

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 2 (2.00%) Apache
1 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.00%) IaaS
3 4 (4.00%) Office 365
4 2 (2.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.00%) DNS
2 38 (38.00%) DHCP
3 36 (36.00%) LAN
4 35 (35.00%) Wireless
5 33 (33.00%) BGP
5 33 (33.00%) WAN
6 31 (31.00%) TCP/IP
7 28 (28.00%) OSPF
8 27 (27.00%) EIGRP
9 23 (23.00%) MPLS
10 22 (22.00%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (22.00%) DMVPN
10 22 (22.00%) SNA
11 18 (18.00%) Network Security
12 15 (15.00%) SAN
13 7 (7.00%) VoIP
14 6 (6.00%) 802.11
14 6 (6.00%) DPNSS
14 6 (6.00%) SCCP
14 6 (6.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 47 (47.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Retail
3 10 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (34.00%) Consultant
2 32 (32.00%) Network Consultant
3 22 (22.00%) Data Consultant
4 20 (20.00%) Architect
5 19 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 10 (10.00%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.00%) Data Centre
2 25 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (6.00%) CCTV
5 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.00%) EMC VNX
6 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.00%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.00%) Informatics
7 2 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.00%) Blog
8 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Windows
2 15 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.00%) Linux
5 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.00%) Unix
7 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Network Design
2 22 (22.00%) High Availability
3 19 (19.00%) ITIL
4 16 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 11 (11.00%) Information Security
6 10 (10.00%) Change Control
7 8 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (8.00%) Project Management
7 8 (8.00%) SIEM
8 7 (7.00%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (7.00%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (7.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.00%) Attack Monitoring
9 6 (6.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.00%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.00%) Python
3 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (43.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (40.00%) CCNP
3 30 (30.00%) CCNA
4 23 (23.00%) CCIE
5 11 (11.00%) CCSA
5 11 (11.00%) CCSE
5 11 (11.00%) Degree
6 10 (10.00%) CCSP
6 10 (10.00%) CEH
6 10 (10.00%) CISSP
7 6 (6.00%) CISA
7 6 (6.00%) CISM
8 4 (4.00%) SANS
9 2 (2.00%) CCDA
9 2 (2.00%) CCDP
9 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.00%) CCENT
10 1 (1.00%) MCP
10 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) SLA
2 6 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.00%) vSphere
5 5 (5.00%) Firmware
6 4 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.00%) NFS
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 10 (10.00%) SCCM
2 8 (8.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) vRealize
4 1 (1.00%) Ansible
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (55.00%) Cisco
2 45 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 38 (38.00%) Fortinet
4 28 (28.00%) VMware
5 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.00%) Splunk
7 9 (9.00%) Juniper
8 6 (6.00%) Aruba
8 6 (6.00%) Motorola
9 5 (5.00%) Remedy
10 4 (4.00%) EMC
10 4 (4.00%) NetApp
11 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.00%) Dell
13 1 (1.00%) Citrix
13 1 (1.00%) HP
13 1 (1.00%) IBM
13 1 (1.00%) Nokia
13 1 (1.00%) Oracle
13 1 (1.00%) Symantec