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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 39 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.20% 2.21% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 15.71% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Median salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
56 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.70% 14.06% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 48 65 49
Median salary £33,654 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.17% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £17,500 £11,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 3 £34,750 -0.71%
Accrington - 3 £14,000 -
Preston -3 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Chorley - 2 - -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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

1 15 (46.88%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
4 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (25.00%) WAN
4 8 (25.00%) DHCP
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 7 (21.88%) CCNA
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
6 6 (18.75%) iPad
6 6 (18.75%) XenApp
6 6 (18.75%) Network Security
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (15.63%) CCNP
7 5 (15.63%) VPN
7 5 (15.63%) Unix
7 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.50%) NetApp
8 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (12.50%) VLAN
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.50%) NetScaler

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 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) DHCP
1 8 (25.00%) LAN
1 8 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Network Security
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.25%) HTTP
6 2 (6.25%) MPLS
6 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.13%) Frame Relay
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.38%) Field Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) iPad
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (9.38%) Information Management
3 2 (6.25%) Business Development
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (3.13%) High Availability
4 1 (3.13%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.13%) Information Security
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) Security Management
4 1 (3.13%) Server Building
4 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.13%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
1 3 (9.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Avaya
6 2 (6.25%) Brocade
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.25%) Hitachi
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.25%) Veeam
6 2 (6.25%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.13%) Meraki
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Remedy
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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