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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 36 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 56 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.90% 1.59% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.84% 14.62% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 24
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £26,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £60,000 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
148 171 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.95% 10.85% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 99 114 149
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,100 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (57.29%) Cisco
2 49 (51.04%) Finance
3 46 (47.92%) Data Centre
4 45 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (44.79%) CheckPoint
6 41 (42.71%) CCNP
7 35 (36.46%) DNS
8 34 (35.42%) DHCP
8 34 (35.42%) Fortinet
9 33 (34.38%) WAN
10 32 (33.33%) VMware
10 32 (33.33%) LAN
11 31 (32.29%) CCNA
12 28 (29.17%) BGP
12 28 (29.17%) TCP/IP
12 28 (29.17%) Wireless
12 28 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (28.13%) Network Design
14 26 (27.08%) EIGRP
15 23 (23.96%) OSPF
16 22 (22.92%) CCIE
16 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (21.88%) High Availability
17 21 (21.88%) DMVPN
17 21 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (21.88%) SNA
17 21 (21.88%) MPLS
18 20 (20.83%) Windows
19 19 (19.79%) Network Security
20 18 (18.75%) 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 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.08%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) IaaS
3 2 (2.08%) Office 365
3 2 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.46%) DNS
2 34 (35.42%) DHCP
3 33 (34.38%) WAN
4 32 (33.33%) LAN
5 28 (29.17%) BGP
5 28 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 28 (29.17%) Wireless
6 26 (27.08%) EIGRP
7 23 (23.96%) OSPF
8 21 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
8 21 (21.88%) DMVPN
8 21 (21.88%) MPLS
8 21 (21.88%) SNA
9 19 (19.79%) Network Security
10 14 (14.58%) SAN
11 7 (7.29%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (6.25%) Ethernet
12 6 (6.25%) VoIP
13 4 (4.17%) NAS
14 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 49 (51.04%) Finance
2 18 (18.75%) Retail
3 12 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.08%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Consultant
1 33 (34.38%) Network Consultant
2 23 (23.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (21.88%) Data Consultant
4 14 (14.58%) Architect
5 12 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
5 12 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) EMC Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Security Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 46 (47.92%) Data Centre
2 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.38%) Private Cloud
4 8 (8.33%) EMC VNX
5 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.04%) Blog
8 1 (1.04%) CCTV
8 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.04%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.83%) Windows
2 14 (14.58%) Windows Server
3 13 (13.54%) Linux
4 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.38%) Unix
5 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.04%) Solaris
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Network Design
2 21 (21.88%) High Availability
3 18 (18.75%) ITIL
4 16 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 11 (11.46%) DevOps
6 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.33%) Information Security
7 8 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (8.33%) Project Management
8 7 (7.29%) Change Control
8 7 (7.29%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.25%) SIEM
10 5 (5.21%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.04%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) Python
3 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (42.71%) CCNP
3 31 (32.29%) CCNA
4 22 (22.92%) CCIE
5 14 (14.58%) CCSE
6 13 (13.54%) CCSA
7 12 (12.50%) CCSP
8 10 (10.42%) CISSP
9 9 (9.38%) CEH
10 8 (8.33%) Degree
11 6 (6.25%) CISA
11 6 (6.25%) CISM
12 3 (3.13%) SANS
13 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (2.08%) MCSE
13 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (1.04%) CCDA
14 1 (1.04%) CCDP
14 1 (1.04%) MCP
14 1 (1.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) SLA
2 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.46%) vSphere
4 8 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (5.21%) Firmware
6 2 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.08%) NFS
7 1 (1.04%) UAG
7 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 8 (8.33%) SCCM
2 8 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (2.08%) vRealize
4 1 (1.04%) Ansible
4 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (57.29%) Cisco
2 43 (44.79%) CheckPoint
3 34 (35.42%) Fortinet
4 32 (33.33%) VMware
5 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.50%) Splunk
7 8 (8.33%) EMC
7 8 (8.33%) NetApp
8 3 (3.13%) Citrix
8 3 (3.13%) Juniper
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle
8 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.13%) Remedy
9 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.08%) F5
10 1 (1.04%) Aruba
10 1 (1.04%) IBM
10 1 (1.04%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.04%) Symantec
10 1 (1.04%) Veeam