The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 72 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.89% 3.84% 6.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 25.13% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 65
Median salary £31,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.77% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 191 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.32% 15.27% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 127 202
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Essex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Essex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Essex

Firewall
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +9 6 £33,500 +123.33% 1
Brentwood +4 4 - -
Harlow +1 3 £29,000 -46.04%
Witham - 3 - - 1
Chigwell - 2 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £31,000 -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 48 (73.85%) Cisco
2 47 (72.31%) Windows
3 37 (56.92%) Microsoft
4 31 (47.69%) Active Directory
4 31 (47.69%) Windows Server
5 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (46.15%) VPN
6 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
7 26 (40.00%) SAN
7 26 (40.00%) MS Office
8 25 (38.46%) Windows 10
9 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (36.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (36.92%) MS Excel
9 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
9 24 (36.92%) DNS
10 23 (35.38%) DHCP
10 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
10 23 (35.38%) Wireless
10 23 (35.38%) Windows 7
11 22 (33.85%) Windows 8
11 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (32.31%) Blackberry
12 21 (32.31%) Linux
12 21 (32.31%) Windows XP
12 21 (32.31%) Android
12 21 (32.31%) Hyper-V
12 21 (32.31%) Draytek
13 20 (30.77%) Windows Vista
13 20 (30.77%) PDA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 24 (36.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
2 20 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (40.00%) MS Office
2 24 (36.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.15%) VPN
2 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
3 26 (40.00%) SAN
4 24 (36.92%) DNS
5 23 (35.38%) DHCP
5 23 (35.38%) Wireless
6 20 (30.77%) DMZ
6 20 (30.77%) IMAP
6 20 (30.77%) SMTP
6 20 (30.77%) VLAN
7 16 (24.62%) NAS
8 9 (13.85%) BGP
8 9 (13.85%) IP Telephony
8 9 (13.85%) LAN
9 8 (12.31%) EIGRP
9 8 (12.31%) MPLS
9 8 (12.31%) Network Security
10 7 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (9.23%) Internet
11 6 (9.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Support Engineer
2 22 (33.85%) IT Support
3 16 (24.62%) IT Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) IT Support Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) Senior Support Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Systems Support
5 12 (18.46%) Network Engineer
5 12 (18.46%) Senior IT Engineer
5 12 (18.46%) Senior IT Support
5 12 (18.46%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (18.46%) Systems Support Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Network Support
6 9 (13.85%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
8 7 (10.77%) Switch Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) IT Analyst
10 5 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) MAPI
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Blackberry
2 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (30.77%) iPhone
2 20 (30.77%) PDA
3 16 (24.62%) Replication
4 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.54%) IVR
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Windows
2 31 (47.69%) Windows Server
3 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (38.46%) Windows 10
5 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (35.38%) Windows 7
7 22 (33.85%) Windows 8
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (32.31%) Android
8 21 (32.31%) Linux
8 21 (32.31%) Windows XP
9 20 (30.77%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.54%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.77%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (7.69%) ITIL
3 3 (4.62%) Case Management
3 3 (4.62%) CRM
3 3 (4.62%) ERP
3 3 (4.62%) Information Security
4 2 (3.08%) High Availability
4 2 (3.08%) Process Management
4 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.54%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.54%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.54%) Change Management
5 1 (1.54%) IT Governance
5 1 (1.54%) ITSM
5 1 (1.54%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (1.54%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.54%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) CCNP
1 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (47.69%) Active Directory
2 21 (32.31%) Hyper-V
3 16 (24.62%) NFS
4 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.69%) XenApp
6 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.54%) KVM
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (30.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.54%) OpenNebula
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (73.85%) Cisco
2 37 (56.92%) Microsoft
3 21 (32.31%) Draytek
4 20 (30.77%) Apple
5 16 (24.62%) Veeam
6 15 (23.08%) VMware
7 12 (18.46%) Palo Alto
8 10 (15.38%) Juniper
9 7 (10.77%) Zeacom
10 6 (9.23%) Citrix
11 5 (7.69%) BroadSoft
11 5 (7.69%) Kaspersky
12 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
13 3 (4.62%) BT
13 3 (4.62%) Mitel
14 2 (3.08%) Brocade
14 2 (3.08%) Intel Security
14 2 (3.08%) SAP
15 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
15 1 (1.54%) Remedy
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