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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 36 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 62 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.85% 3.04% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.27% 33.91% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 14
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,057 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
162 115 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.28% 8.96% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 91 80 83
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 76 (62.30%) Cisco
2 61 (50.00%) Finance
3 45 (36.89%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (36.89%) Data Centre
4 41 (33.61%) CheckPoint
5 37 (30.33%) CCNP
6 35 (28.69%) WAN
7 34 (27.87%) LAN
7 34 (27.87%) Windows
8 28 (22.95%) DNS
8 28 (22.95%) Wireless
8 28 (22.95%) Fortinet
9 27 (22.13%) Network Security
10 26 (21.31%) Windows Server
11 25 (20.49%) VMware
11 25 (20.49%) CCNA
12 23 (18.85%) BGP
13 22 (18.03%) OSPF
13 22 (18.03%) TCP/IP
13 22 (18.03%) Linux
13 22 (18.03%) Splunk
14 21 (17.21%) DevOps
15 20 (16.39%) Retail
15 20 (16.39%) DHCP
15 20 (16.39%) MPLS
15 20 (16.39%) EIGRP
16 18 (14.75%) F5
17 17 (13.93%) PowerShell
17 17 (13.93%) VPN
18 16 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (4.10%) IIS
2 4 (3.28%) Apache
2 4 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.82%) Confluence
5 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (28.69%) WAN
2 34 (27.87%) LAN
3 28 (22.95%) DNS
3 28 (22.95%) Wireless
4 27 (22.13%) Network Security
5 23 (18.85%) BGP
6 22 (18.03%) OSPF
6 22 (18.03%) TCP/IP
7 20 (16.39%) DHCP
7 20 (16.39%) EIGRP
7 20 (16.39%) MPLS
8 17 (13.93%) VPN
9 16 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (11.48%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (9.84%) DMVPN
11 12 (9.84%) SAN
11 12 (9.84%) SNA
12 10 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (7.38%) Internet
14 8 (6.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) MySQL
3 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.46%) Subversion
2 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 61 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (16.39%) Retail
3 14 (11.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (8.20%) Banking
5 4 (3.28%) Law
6 3 (2.46%) Games
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (21.31%) Consultant
1 26 (21.31%) Network Consultant
2 24 (19.67%) Network Engineer
3 18 (14.75%) Analyst
4 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Network Security Consultant
5 14 (11.48%) Security Consultant
6 13 (10.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Data Consultant
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Architect
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) EMC Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) 802.1X
2 5 (4.10%) SAML
3 3 (2.46%) LAMP
3 3 (2.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (36.89%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.20%) EMC VNX
3 10 (8.20%) Private Cloud
4 8 (6.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.10%) PKI
7 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.82%) Blog
10 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.87%) Windows
2 26 (21.31%) Windows Server
3 22 (18.03%) Linux
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.28%) Unix
5 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) DevOps
2 15 (12.30%) Network Design
3 12 (9.84%) High Availability
4 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.02%) Information Security
5 10 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (6.56%) Change Management
6 8 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (6.56%) Disruptive Innovation
6 8 (6.56%) Security Operations
7 7 (5.74%) ITIL
7 7 (5.74%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.74%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.74%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (5.74%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (5.74%) Project Management
7 7 (5.74%) Risk Management
7 7 (5.74%) SIEM
8 6 (4.92%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.93%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.02%) C#
3 9 (7.38%) SQL
4 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.28%) Python
5 1 (0.82%) Ruby
5 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (36.89%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (30.33%) CCNP
3 25 (20.49%) CCNA
4 16 (13.11%) CCSE
5 14 (11.48%) CCSA
5 14 (11.48%) CCSP
6 13 (10.66%) CCIE
7 12 (9.84%) Degree
8 8 (6.56%) CISSP
9 7 (5.74%) CEH
9 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (4.92%) CISA
10 6 (4.92%) CISM
10 6 (4.92%) MCSE
11 2 (1.64%) MCITP
11 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.82%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.82%) LPIC
12 1 (0.82%) MCP
12 1 (0.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.20%) vSphere
4 8 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.64%) UAG
7 1 (0.82%) Firmware
7 1 (0.82%) NFS
7 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) FortiGate
2 7 (5.74%) Cacti
3 6 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.28%) Puppet
5 3 (2.46%) Check_MK
5 3 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (2.46%) Nagios
6 2 (1.64%) vRealize
7 1 (0.82%) Ansible
7 1 (0.82%) Iperf
7 1 (0.82%) SCCM
7 1 (0.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (62.30%) Cisco
2 41 (33.61%) CheckPoint
3 28 (22.95%) Fortinet
4 25 (20.49%) VMware
5 22 (18.03%) Splunk
6 18 (14.75%) F5
7 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.66%) Citrix
8 13 (10.66%) EMC
9 10 (8.20%) NetApp
10 8 (6.56%) Palo Alto
11 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.92%) Intel Security
12 6 (4.92%) Juniper
13 4 (3.28%) WatchGuard
14 3 (2.46%) Blue Coat
14 3 (2.46%) Brocade
14 3 (2.46%) Oracle
14 3 (2.46%) Percona
14 3 (2.46%) Riverbed
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