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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 46 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 47 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.23% 2.94% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.43% 30.08% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 13
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 £26,750 £37,200 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
129 123 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.62% 9.77% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 83 88 86
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 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 71 (65.14%) Cisco
2 52 (47.71%) Finance
3 38 (34.86%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (33.94%) Windows
5 36 (33.03%) Data Centre
6 33 (30.28%) CheckPoint
7 32 (29.36%) WAN
8 30 (27.52%) CCNP
8 30 (27.52%) Windows Server
9 29 (26.61%) LAN
10 25 (22.94%) Wireless
11 24 (22.02%) Network Security
12 23 (21.10%) VMware
13 22 (20.18%) Linux
14 21 (19.27%) Fortinet
15 20 (18.35%) CCNA
16 19 (17.43%) Splunk
16 19 (17.43%) DevOps
17 18 (16.51%) F5
17 18 (16.51%) OSPF
17 18 (16.51%) BGP
17 18 (16.51%) TCP/IP
18 17 (15.60%) DNS
18 17 (15.60%) PowerShell
19 16 (14.68%) Citrix
19 16 (14.68%) VPN
19 16 (14.68%) MPLS
20 15 (13.76%) EIGRP
20 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
20 15 (13.76%) Intrusion Detection

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 7 (6.42%) IIS
2 6 (5.50%) Apache
2 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) nginx
5 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.67%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.36%) WAN
2 29 (26.61%) LAN
3 25 (22.94%) Wireless
4 24 (22.02%) Network Security
5 18 (16.51%) BGP
5 18 (16.51%) OSPF
5 18 (16.51%) TCP/IP
6 17 (15.60%) DNS
7 16 (14.68%) MPLS
7 16 (14.68%) VPN
8 15 (13.76%) EIGRP
8 15 (13.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (11.93%) SAN
10 12 (11.01%) Internet
11 10 (9.17%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (9.17%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (8.26%) DHCP
13 8 (7.34%) DMVPN
13 8 (7.34%) SNA
13 8 (7.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) MySQL
1 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 52 (47.71%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Retail
3 11 (10.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (9.17%) Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Games
6 4 (3.67%) Law
7 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.43%) Analyst
2 19 (17.43%) Consultant
2 19 (17.43%) Network Consultant
3 12 (11.01%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (11.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.09%) Network Security Consultant
4 11 (10.09%) Security Consultant
4 11 (10.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Data Consultant
6 8 (7.34%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) EMC Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Network Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) 802.1X
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
3 5 (4.59%) LAMP
3 5 (4.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.03%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.26%) Private Cloud
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.34%) EMC VNX
3 8 (7.34%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (7.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.59%) PKI
6 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.94%) Windows
2 30 (27.52%) Windows Server
3 22 (20.18%) Linux
4 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.75%) Unix
9 2 (1.83%) CentOS
9 2 (1.83%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) DevOps
2 12 (11.01%) Network Design
3 11 (10.09%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (7.34%) Change Management
4 8 (7.34%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (7.34%) Disruptive Innovation
4 8 (7.34%) High Availability
4 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
4 8 (7.34%) Security Operations
5 7 (6.42%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (5.50%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (5.50%) SIEM
6 6 (5.50%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (4.59%) Actionable Insight
7 5 (4.59%) Information Security
7 5 (4.59%) Open Source
7 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.60%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.09%) C#
3 9 (8.26%) SQL
4 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.59%) Python
5 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (34.86%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (27.52%) CCNP
3 20 (18.35%) CCNA
4 13 (11.93%) CCSE
4 13 (11.93%) Degree
5 11 (10.09%) CCSA
5 11 (10.09%) CCSP
6 9 (8.26%) CCIE
7 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.50%) MCSE
9 2 (1.83%) MCITP
9 2 (1.83%) MCP
9 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.92%) CCMSE
10 1 (0.92%) CCSM
10 1 (0.92%) CISSP
10 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.92%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.92%) LPIC
10 1 (0.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.92%) COBIT
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.34%) vSphere
4 6 (5.50%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.83%) UAG
7 1 (0.92%) NFS
7 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) FortiGate
2 7 (6.42%) Cacti
3 6 (5.50%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.50%) Puppet
4 5 (4.59%) Check_MK
4 5 (4.59%) Nagios
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.83%) vRealize
7 1 (0.92%) Ansible
7 1 (0.92%) Iperf
Vendors
1 71 (65.14%) Cisco
2 33 (30.28%) CheckPoint
3 23 (21.10%) VMware
4 21 (19.27%) Fortinet
5 19 (17.43%) Splunk
6 18 (16.51%) F5
7 16 (14.68%) Citrix
8 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
9 11 (10.09%) EMC
10 10 (9.17%) Palo Alto
11 8 (7.34%) Juniper
11 8 (7.34%) NetApp
12 7 (6.42%) SolarWinds
13 6 (5.50%) Intel Security
14 5 (4.59%) Brocade
14 5 (4.59%) Percona
14 5 (4.59%) Riverbed
15 4 (3.67%) Perforce
15 4 (3.67%) WatchGuard
16 3 (2.75%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
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