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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 45 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.79% 4.58% 5.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.36% 30.00% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 25
Median salary £28,250 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +12.00%
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 90 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.47% 15.25% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 57
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,339
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Blackburn +20 5 £29,000 -31.76%
Chorley -11 3 - -
Accrington - 2 £25,750 -
Preston -4 1 £70,000 +180.00% 1
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (16.00%) XenApp
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) VLAN
6 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) Unix
6 4 (16.00%) CCNP
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (12.00%) Clustering

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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
6 2 (8.00%) HTTP
6 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.00%) Frame Relay
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (12.00%) iPad
1 3 (12.00%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.00%) Information Management
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Business Development
4 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Server Building
4 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Brocade
5 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Hitachi
5 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Meraki
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
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