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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 75 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.92% 3.80% 6.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 24.08% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 67
Median salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
135 191 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.33% 15.76% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 114 113 203
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +11 4 £29,500 +96.66%
Harlow +1 4 £29,500 -45.11%
Colchester -6 3 £45,000 +52.54%
Witham - 3 - -
Chigwell - 2 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £31,000 -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 67 (78.82%) Cisco
2 55 (64.71%) Windows
3 46 (54.12%) Microsoft
3 46 (54.12%) VPN
4 41 (48.24%) Active Directory
5 39 (45.88%) Windows Server
6 36 (42.35%) TCP/IP
6 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
8 32 (37.65%) MS Office
8 32 (37.65%) MS Excel
9 31 (36.47%) Windows 10
10 30 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (35.29%) MS Exchange
10 30 (35.29%) SAN
10 30 (35.29%) Wireless
11 29 (34.12%) DMZ
11 29 (34.12%) DHCP
11 29 (34.12%) DNS
11 29 (34.12%) Windows 7
12 28 (32.94%) Windows 8
12 28 (32.94%) Linux
12 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (31.76%) Blackberry
13 27 (31.76%) Windows XP
13 27 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (31.76%) Hyper-V
13 27 (31.76%) Draytek
13 27 (31.76%) Android
14 26 (30.59%) iPhone

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 30 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 30 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 26 (30.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 26 (30.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 26 (30.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 26 (30.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (37.65%) MS Excel
1 32 (37.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (54.12%) VPN
2 36 (42.35%) TCP/IP
3 30 (35.29%) SAN
3 30 (35.29%) Wireless
4 29 (34.12%) DHCP
4 29 (34.12%) DMZ
4 29 (34.12%) DNS
5 26 (30.59%) IMAP
5 26 (30.59%) SMTP
5 26 (30.59%) VLAN
6 19 (22.35%) NAS
7 18 (21.18%) LAN
8 17 (20.00%) WAN
9 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (16.47%) IP Telephony
10 14 (16.47%) MPLS
11 13 (15.29%) Network Security
12 11 (12.94%) SSL
13 10 (11.76%) BGP
13 10 (11.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.18%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.88%) Publishing
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Support Engineer
2 28 (32.94%) IT Support
3 22 (25.88%) IT Engineer
3 22 (25.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 19 (22.35%) Senior Support Engineer
4 19 (22.35%) Systems Support
5 18 (21.18%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (21.18%) Systems Support Engineer
6 15 (17.65%) Network Engineer
6 15 (17.65%) Senior IT Engineer
6 15 (17.65%) Senior IT Support
7 11 (12.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Network Support
8 7 (8.24%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Switch Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Administrator
9 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.59%) MAPI
2 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.76%) Blackberry
2 26 (30.59%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (30.59%) iPhone
2 26 (30.59%) PDA
3 19 (22.35%) Replication
4 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.18%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.18%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 55 (64.71%) Windows
2 39 (45.88%) Windows Server
3 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (36.47%) Windows 10
5 29 (34.12%) Windows 7
6 28 (32.94%) Linux
6 28 (32.94%) Windows 8
6 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (31.76%) Android
7 27 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (31.76%) Windows XP
8 26 (30.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.71%) Network Architecture
5 3 (3.53%) Case Management
5 3 (3.53%) CRM
5 3 (3.53%) ERP
5 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.53%) ITSM
5 3 (3.53%) Network Design
5 3 (3.53%) Project Management
5 3 (3.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.35%) Change Management
6 2 (2.35%) Data Privacy
6 2 (2.35%) High Availability
6 2 (2.35%) Network Management
6 2 (2.35%) Process Management
7 1 (1.18%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) CCNP
1 23 (27.06%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.59%) CCDP
2 9 (10.59%) CCNA
3 6 (7.06%) CCSA
4 4 (4.71%) CCDA
4 4 (4.71%) CCIE
4 4 (4.71%) CCSE
5 3 (3.53%) CCSP
5 3 (3.53%) JNCIE
5 3 (3.53%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.35%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (48.24%) Active Directory
2 27 (31.76%) Hyper-V
3 19 (22.35%) NFS
4 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (8.24%) XenApp
6 1 (1.18%) KVM
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (30.59%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.18%) OpenNebula
3 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (78.82%) Cisco
2 46 (54.12%) Microsoft
3 27 (31.76%) Draytek
4 26 (30.59%) Apple
5 22 (25.88%) Palo Alto
5 22 (25.88%) VMware
6 19 (22.35%) Veeam
7 13 (15.29%) Juniper
8 12 (14.12%) Zeacom
9 9 (10.59%) F5
10 8 (9.41%) Citrix
11 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
12 5 (5.88%) BroadSoft
12 5 (5.88%) Kaspersky
13 4 (4.71%) WatchGuard
14 3 (3.53%) BT
14 3 (3.53%) Mitel
15 2 (2.35%) Intel Security
15 2 (2.35%) SAP
16 1 (1.18%) Avaya
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