The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.51% 1.14% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.28% 8.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £24,350 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £36,250 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Firewall
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.78% 12.71% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 45
Median salary £33,654 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.37% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Lancashire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Firewall
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Burnley - 3 £34,750 -
Preston -6 2 £35,000 +38.61% 1
Accrington - 2 £14,000 -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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

1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 7 (25.93%) DHCP
4 7 (25.93%) LAN
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (22.22%) XenApp
5 6 (22.22%) iPad
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (18.52%) Network Security
6 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (18.52%) CCNA
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) Unix
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) NetApp
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
7 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
7 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.11%) Information Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DHCP
1 7 (25.93%) LAN
1 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) HTTP
6 2 (7.41%) MPLS
6 2 (7.41%) NAS
6 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.70%) Frame Relay
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) iPad
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Unix
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.11%) Information Management
3 2 (7.41%) Business Development
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Security Management
4 1 (3.70%) Server Building
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) NetApp
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 2 (7.41%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.70%) Meraki
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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