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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 42 38 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.95% 3.68% 12.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 38.24% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 21
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,480 £23,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
59 34 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.16% 9.63% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 63
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) Validation
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
7 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) LAN
7 4 (23.53%) WAN
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) HNC
7 4 (23.53%) HND
7 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
7 4 (23.53%) Marketing
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
7 4 (23.53%) Presales
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (17.65%) Puppet
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing

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 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Fast Ethernet
4 1 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (5.88%) IGMP
4 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) Unix Support
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
3 2 (11.76%) Network Support
3 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) STL
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.88%) Cybercrime
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Presales
1 4 (23.53%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) SIEM
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) 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%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) HNC
3 4 (23.53%) HND
4 3 (17.65%) CISSP
5 2 (11.76%) CISA
5 2 (11.76%) CISM
5 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.88%) GIAC
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (5.88%) MCSE
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (5.88%) SANS
6 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) SSCP
6 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) Sophos
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki
Ipswich, Suffolk
Suffolk County Council
Salary: £30,480 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Constantine House, Ipswich, Ipswich
Suffolk County Council
Salary: £30,480 pa
Posted: 18 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago