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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 48 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.29% 3.06% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 25.93% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 9
Median salary £26,250 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £43,150 £35,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
66 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.57% 11.82% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 45
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,650 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Chorley +4 4 £26,250 -19.23% 5
Preston -10 3 £35,000 +9.37%
Blackburn -1 2 £26,000 -41.57% 2
Accrington - 1 £14,000 -
Burnley - 1 £17,000 - 1
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 (57.69%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Solaris
5 7 (26.92%) LAN
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) CCNP
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) DHCP
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) MCSE
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (19.23%) NetApp
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) iPad
8 4 (15.38%) Network Management
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) Wireless
8 4 (15.38%) Network Design
8 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
8 4 (15.38%) HTTP
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) HTTP
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) BGP
7 3 (11.54%) FTP
7 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (11.54%) MPLS
7 3 (11.54%) NAS
7 3 (11.54%) OSPF
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 3 (11.54%) SMTP
8 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Business Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Development Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Solaris
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
1 4 (15.38%) Network Design
1 4 (15.38%) Network Management
2 3 (11.54%) Business Development
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
2 3 (11.54%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Data Security
3 1 (3.85%) Information Management
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) MCSE
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (15.38%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
5 3 (11.54%) CISSP
5 3 (11.54%) RHCE
5 3 (11.54%) SCNA
5 3 (11.54%) SCSA
5 3 (11.54%) Sun Certification
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Sendmail
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Juniper
6 3 (11.54%) Lotus
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Veeam
6 3 (11.54%) WatchGuard
7 2 (7.69%) Avaya
7 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.85%) Mitel
8 1 (3.85%) Panasonic
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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