The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 41 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.12% 3.27% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 21.31% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 19
Median salary £42,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% -6.81%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.95% 15.37% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 45 52 75
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,428 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Leicester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leicester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 57 (89.06%) LAN
2 45 (70.31%) Retail
3 38 (59.38%) CheckPoint
4 35 (54.69%) WAN
5 31 (48.44%) TCP/IP
6 29 (45.31%) ITIL
7 26 (40.63%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (39.06%) Supplier Management
8 25 (39.06%) Network Security
9 24 (37.50%) Configuration Management
10 20 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (31.25%) Windows
10 20 (31.25%) Coaching
11 18 (28.13%) Business Continuity
12 17 (26.56%) Cisco
13 14 (21.88%) VMware
13 14 (21.88%) HP
13 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
14 13 (20.31%) Wireless
15 12 (18.75%) SonicWALL
16 11 (17.19%) ITIL V3
16 11 (17.19%) Back Office
17 10 (15.63%) CommVault
17 10 (15.63%) vSphere
18 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
18 9 (14.06%) MPLS
19 8 (12.50%) Dell
20 7 (10.94%) Motorola
20 7 (10.94%) Capacity Management
20 7 (10.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) IaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (89.06%) LAN
2 35 (54.69%) WAN
3 31 (48.44%) TCP/IP
4 25 (39.06%) Network Security
5 13 (20.31%) Wireless
6 9 (14.06%) MPLS
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.13%) LDAP
7 2 (3.13%) VoIP
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (1.56%) BGP
8 1 (1.56%) IPsec
8 1 (1.56%) OSPF
8 1 (1.56%) SAN
8 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 45 (70.31%) Retail
2 11 (17.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 26 (40.63%) Firewall Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure Support
4 15 (23.44%) Analyst
4 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 14 (21.88%) Support Analyst
6 12 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Firewall Support
8 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) LAN Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Network Support
9 5 (7.81%) WAN Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.56%) Clustering
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) ITIL
2 26 (40.63%) Capacity Planning
3 25 (39.06%) Supplier Management
4 24 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 20 (31.25%) Coaching
5 20 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (28.13%) Business Continuity
7 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
8 11 (17.19%) ITIL V3
9 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.94%) Capacity Management
11 2 (3.13%) Quality Management
11 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.56%) Change Management
12 1 (1.56%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.56%) Migration
12 1 (1.56%) Network Design
12 1 (1.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Perl
1 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.81%) CCNP
3 3 (4.69%) CCNA
3 3 (4.69%) MCSA
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) vSphere
2 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) CheckPoint
2 17 (26.56%) Cisco
3 14 (21.88%) HP
3 14 (21.88%) VMware
4 12 (18.75%) SonicWALL
5 10 (15.63%) CommVault
6 8 (12.50%) Dell
7 7 (10.94%) Motorola
8 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.25%) Symantec
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle
11 1 (1.56%) Google
11 1 (1.56%) Juniper
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