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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 56 48 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +50
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 41 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.33% 3.98% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.60% 30.06% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 14
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £58,500 £51,188
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
134 173 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.88% 13.24% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 122 99
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 26 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 39 (50.65%) Cisco
2 29 (37.66%) Finance
3 28 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 27 (35.06%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (33.77%) DNS
5 26 (33.77%) LAN
5 26 (33.77%) Data Centre
6 25 (32.47%) DHCP
6 25 (32.47%) Wireless
7 24 (31.17%) CCNP
8 23 (29.87%) WAN
8 23 (29.87%) Network Design
8 23 (29.87%) Fortinet
9 22 (28.57%) CCNA
9 22 (28.57%) BGP
10 21 (27.27%) OSPF
10 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 20 (25.97%) CCIE
11 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
12 19 (24.68%) VMware
13 18 (23.38%) Windows
13 18 (23.38%) High Availability
14 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (22.08%) SSL
14 17 (22.08%) MPLS
15 16 (20.78%) Banking
15 16 (20.78%) Incident Management
16 15 (19.48%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (19.48%) DMVPN
16 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (15.58%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Office 365
3 4 (5.19%) IaaS
4 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.30%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.30%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) DNS
1 26 (33.77%) LAN
2 25 (32.47%) DHCP
2 25 (32.47%) Wireless
3 23 (29.87%) WAN
4 22 (28.57%) BGP
5 21 (27.27%) OSPF
5 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 17 (22.08%) MPLS
6 17 (22.08%) SSL
7 15 (19.48%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (19.48%) DMVPN
7 15 (19.48%) EIGRP
7 15 (19.48%) SAN
8 14 (18.18%) Internet
9 12 (15.58%) DMZ
9 12 (15.58%) HTTP
9 12 (15.58%) Intranet
9 12 (15.58%) Network Security
9 12 (15.58%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (37.66%) Finance
2 16 (20.78%) Banking
3 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Games
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Consultant
2 16 (20.78%) Network Consultant
3 15 (19.48%) Data Consultant
4 13 (16.88%) Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Architect
5 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) Firewall Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Network Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) XML Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Check Point Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Firewall Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) IT Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) XML
1 12 (15.58%) XSL
2 6 (7.79%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Data Centre
2 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.58%) DataPower
3 12 (15.58%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (7.79%) CCTV
5 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.19%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.60%) Informatics
8 1 (1.30%) Clustering
8 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.30%) EPoS
8 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.30%) PKI
8 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Windows
2 15 (19.48%) Windows Server
3 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.49%) Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Network Design
2 18 (23.38%) High Availability
3 16 (20.78%) Incident Management
4 15 (19.48%) ITIL
5 14 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 12 (15.58%) Change Management
6 12 (15.58%) Service Management
7 8 (10.39%) Change Control
8 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.49%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (6.49%) SIEM
10 4 (5.19%) Attack Monitoring
10 4 (5.19%) Conflict Management
10 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.19%) Information Security
10 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 4 (5.19%) Re-Platforming
10 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.19%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) Perl
3 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (31.17%) CCNP
3 22 (28.57%) CCNA
4 20 (25.97%) CCIE
5 9 (11.69%) Degree
6 5 (6.49%) CCSA
7 4 (5.19%) CCSE
8 3 (3.90%) CISSP
9 2 (2.60%) CCDA
9 2 (2.60%) CCDP
9 2 (2.60%) CEH
9 2 (2.60%) SANS
10 1 (1.30%) CCSP
10 1 (1.30%) CISM
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) vSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Docker
5 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.30%) Snort
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.30%) XenApp
5 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCCM
2 8 (10.39%) SCOM
3 5 (6.49%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.30%) Ansible
5 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Cisco
2 28 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 23 (29.87%) Fortinet
4 19 (24.68%) VMware
5 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.88%) IBM
7 9 (11.69%) Juniper
8 6 (7.79%) Aruba
8 6 (7.79%) Motorola
9 4 (5.19%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.19%) F5
9 4 (5.19%) Palo Alto
9 4 (5.19%) Remedy
10 3 (3.90%) Citrix
11 2 (2.60%) Dell
11 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.30%) Google
12 1 (1.30%) HP
12 1 (1.30%) Oracle
12 1 (1.30%) Symantec
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