The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 18 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 78 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.01% 1.63% 3.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.35% 14.29% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 78 7 30
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -41.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 77 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.46% 11.41% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 117 57 130
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Leicestershire 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
Leicester +34 62 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Hinckley - 1 £55,000 - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 76 (71.70%) Retail
2 72 (67.92%) LAN
3 50 (47.17%) Windows
4 48 (45.28%) WAN
5 46 (43.40%) ITIL
6 40 (37.74%) Supplier Management
7 39 (36.79%) Coaching
8 35 (33.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 35 (33.02%) Business Continuity
9 30 (28.30%) CheckPoint
10 29 (27.36%) Network Security
11 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
12 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
12 23 (21.70%) Capacity Planning
13 21 (19.81%) Wireless
14 16 (15.09%) Cisco
14 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
15 15 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (10.38%) Degree
16 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
17 10 (9.43%) Data Centre
17 10 (9.43%) CCNP
17 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
18 9 (8.49%) SolarWinds
19 8 (7.55%) Windows 7
19 8 (7.55%) PCI DSS
19 8 (7.55%) VPN
20 7 (6.60%) CCNA
20 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
20 7 (6.60%) CISSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (4.72%) IIS
2 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 72 (67.92%) LAN
2 48 (45.28%) WAN
3 29 (27.36%) Network Security
4 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
5 21 (19.81%) Wireless
6 8 (7.55%) VPN
7 7 (6.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (5.66%) NX-OS
9 4 (3.77%) BGP
9 4 (3.77%) OSPF
10 3 (2.83%) SAN
10 3 (2.83%) VoIP
11 2 (1.89%) DHCP
11 2 (1.89%) DNS
11 2 (1.89%) MPLS
12 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.94%) Softphone
12 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) MySQL
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (71.70%) Retail
2 5 (4.72%) Back Office
2 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (39.62%) Network Engineer
2 29 (27.36%) Infrastructure Support
3 26 (24.53%) Analyst
4 25 (23.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 23 (21.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 23 (21.70%) Support Analyst
6 21 (19.81%) Firewall Engineer
7 14 (13.21%) Windows Engineer
8 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (12.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (10.38%) LAN Engineer
9 11 (10.38%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 11 (10.38%) WAN Engineer
10 10 (9.43%) Support Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Senior Network Engineer
12 6 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.66%) Penetration Tester
12 6 (5.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.72%) Smartcard
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) Fintech
5 1 (0.94%) IVR
5 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.17%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.60%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.40%) ITIL
2 40 (37.74%) Supplier Management
3 39 (36.79%) Coaching
4 35 (33.02%) Business Continuity
4 35 (33.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (21.70%) Capacity Planning
5 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
6 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.66%) Network Management
8 6 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (5.66%) Project Management
8 6 (5.66%) Service Management
8 6 (5.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (4.72%) Data Centre Operations
9 5 (4.72%) ITIL V3
9 5 (4.72%) ITSM
9 5 (4.72%) Patch Management
9 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.72%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.38%) Degree
3 10 (9.43%) CCNP
4 7 (6.60%) CCNA
4 7 (6.60%) CISSP
5 5 (4.72%) CCDP
5 5 (4.72%) MCSE
5 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.89%) CEH
6 2 (1.89%) CISA
6 2 (1.89%) CISM
6 2 (1.89%) CISMP
6 2 (1.89%) GCIH
6 2 (1.89%) GPEN
6 2 (1.89%) GWAPT
6 2 (1.89%) OSCE
6 2 (1.89%) OSCP
7 1 (0.94%) CCSP
7 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
3 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) CheckPoint
2 16 (15.09%) Cisco
3 9 (8.49%) SolarWinds
4 7 (6.60%) Palo Alto
5 6 (5.66%) Meraki
5 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.83%) Citrix
6 3 (2.83%) Dell
6 3 (2.83%) Forcepoint
6 3 (2.83%) Google
6 3 (2.83%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.83%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.89%) Motorola
7 2 (1.89%) VMware
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) F5
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Derby, Leicester
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 13 days ago