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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 59 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -33
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 3 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.96% 0.65% 10.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.50% 3.13% 63.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 25
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
Firewall
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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
40 96 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.75% 20.73% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 39
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) MCSE
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) CCNA
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
4 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Java EE
5 7 (33.33%) CISSP
5 7 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (33.33%) GIAC
5 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) Android
5 7 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (33.33%) Apache Pig
5 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (33.33%) SSCP
5 7 (33.33%) C
5 7 (33.33%) C#

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 7 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.76%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
5 2 (9.52%) IPv6
6 1 (4.76%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) H.323
6 1 (4.76%) L2TP
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) PPTP
6 1 (4.76%) VRRP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data
1 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Principal Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Support
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Expert
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Java EE
1 7 (33.33%) STL
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) JSON
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Cybercrime
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 7 (33.33%) Android
3 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (33.33%) Presales
2 7 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C++
2 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Tcl
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CCNA
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CISSP
2 7 (33.33%) GIAC
2 7 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
2 7 (33.33%) SANS
2 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) SSCP
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) HNC
3 6 (28.57%) HND
4 5 (23.81%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos