The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 40 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.11% 2.06% 5.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.46% 12.05% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 12
Median salary £45,000 £32,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,650 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
Firewall
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 83 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.66% 17.11% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 79 37
Median salary £48,750 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.27% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Firewall
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Ipswich

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 12 (70.59%) Unix
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Presales
6 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (35.29%) HNC
6 6 (35.29%) HND
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) Validation
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Marketing
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) DNS
9 3 (17.65%) LAN
9 3 (17.65%) WAN
9 3 (17.65%) Juniper
9 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (17.65%) CCNA
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Sophos
9 3 (17.65%) VMware

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) IaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) H.323
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
5 1 (5.88%) IPv6
5 1 (5.88%) L2TP
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) PPTP
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) VRRP
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) Unix Support
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Expert
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.88%) Cybercrime
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Unix
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Presales
2 6 (35.29%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
1 6 (35.29%) HNC
1 6 (35.29%) HND
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) GIAC
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SANS
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SSCP
4 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) vCloud
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) Sophos
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) IBM