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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 27 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.66% 2.04% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.15% 15.79% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Median salary £30,000 £52,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +17.97%
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 Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.93% 12.90% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 51 35
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) A+ Certification
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
5 5 (41.67%) SMTP
5 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) MCSE
5 5 (41.67%) MCSA
5 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) MCP
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (41.67%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Clustering
5 5 (41.67%) Google
5 5 (41.67%) IMAP
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V

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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) HTTP
3 5 (41.67%) HTTPS
3 5 (41.67%) IMAP
3 5 (41.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
5 1 (8.33%) GPRS
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) PABX
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) GoCD
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support
1 5 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Assistant IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IP Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) CCTV
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
1 5 (41.67%) Ticket Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Password Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) A+ Certification
3 5 (41.67%) MCP
3 5 (41.67%) MCSA
3 5 (41.67%) MCSE
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) AWS Certification
5 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
6 1 (8.33%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) CISM
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Google
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Intel Security