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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Rank 58 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.56% 6.78% 6.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 36.11% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 62 74
Median salary £32,250 £42,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.66% -5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £62,000 £60,000
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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 216 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.53% 18.77% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 79 163 205
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +11 11 - -
Basildon +21 2 £45,000 +7.14%
Colchester -14 2 £57,500 +69.11%
Halstead - 1 £33,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) VMware
3 29 (45.31%) Cisco
3 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
4 28 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 25 (39.06%) Linux
6 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 24 (37.50%) SAN
6 24 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 18 (28.13%) Web Services
9 16 (25.00%) SQL
9 16 (25.00%) Apache
9 16 (25.00%) VPN
9 16 (25.00%) DNS
9 16 (25.00%) WAN
9 16 (25.00%) LAN
10 15 (23.44%) SOAP
10 15 (23.44%) Java
10 15 (23.44%) Oracle
10 15 (23.44%) Internet
10 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (21.88%) Citrix
11 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (20.31%) VoIP
13 12 (18.75%) Juniper
14 11 (17.19%) IBM HTTP Server
14 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (17.19%) OSPF
14 11 (17.19%) BGP

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 16 (25.00%) Apache
2 11 (17.19%) IBM HTTP Server
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
4 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.25%) GlassFish
6 4 (6.25%) JBoss
6 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Office 365
2 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (37.50%) SAN
2 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 16 (25.00%) DNS
3 16 (25.00%) LAN
3 16 (25.00%) VPN
3 16 (25.00%) WAN
4 15 (23.44%) Internet
5 13 (20.31%) VoIP
6 11 (17.19%) BGP
6 11 (17.19%) iSCSI
6 11 (17.19%) OSPF
7 10 (15.63%) LDAP
7 10 (15.63%) SSL
8 8 (12.50%) IMAP
8 8 (12.50%) Network Security
8 8 (12.50%) SMTP
9 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (10.94%) EIGRP
9 7 (10.94%) IPsec
9 7 (10.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) MySQL
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Architect
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) IT Support
6 6 (9.38%) IT Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Business Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.81%) IT Support Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Support Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Integration Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) Web Services
2 15 (23.44%) SOAP
3 11 (17.19%) J2EE
4 5 (7.81%) EDI
5 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 4 (6.25%) Middleware
5 4 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Replication
3 4 (6.25%) DataPower
3 4 (6.25%) Wiki
4 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 25 (39.06%) Linux
4 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
6 10 (15.63%) Windows 8
7 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (10.94%) Unix
9 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
10 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
10 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (17.19%) OO
1 11 (17.19%) OOA/OOD
1 11 (17.19%) SOA
2 10 (15.63%) ITIL
3 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (9.38%) Change Control
5 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.81%) Operations Management
5 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.25%) BCP
6 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.25%) Logistics
6 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.25%) Project Management
6 4 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) SDLC
6 4 (6.25%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (23.44%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.13%) AWK
5 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.13%) Korn
5 2 (3.13%) Perl
5 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.63%) CCNP
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 6 (9.38%) JNCIP
5 4 (6.25%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) CCSE
6 2 (3.13%) RHCE
7 1 (1.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 24 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (9.38%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.81%) vSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Nagios
2 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (6.25%) Opsview
4 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) VMware
2 29 (45.31%) Cisco
3 15 (23.44%) Oracle
4 14 (21.88%) Citrix
5 12 (18.75%) Juniper
6 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.50%) F5
8 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
9 6 (9.38%) EMC
9 6 (9.38%) Intel Security
10 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.81%) Sophos
10 5 (7.81%) Veeam
10 5 (7.81%) WatchGuard
11 4 (6.25%) IBM
11 4 (6.25%) Splunk
12 3 (4.69%) Kaspersky
12 3 (4.69%) Palo Alto
12 3 (4.69%) SAP
13 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
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