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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 53 10 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.42% 1.39% 4.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.61% 16.39% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 3 39
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £28,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
92 61 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.89% 8.51% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 83 48 157
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,778 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 42 £42,500 +34.92%
Coalville - 4 £55,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) LAN
3 34 (44.16%) Retail
4 31 (40.26%) WAN
5 29 (37.66%) ITIL
6 25 (32.47%) Supplier Management
7 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
7 23 (29.87%) Coaching
8 21 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (27.27%) Business Continuity
9 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
10 17 (22.08%) Cisco
10 17 (22.08%) SQL
10 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
10 17 (22.08%) IIS
10 17 (22.08%) Degree
11 15 (19.48%) Windows Server
11 15 (19.48%) Windows 7
12 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 14 (18.18%) Wireless
13 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
13 13 (16.88%) Smartcard
13 13 (16.88%) Software Deployment
14 12 (15.58%) Network Security
15 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
16 10 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
16 10 (12.99%) Capacity Planning

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 17 (22.08%) IIS
2 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.49%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.19%) Apache
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) IaaS
1 5 (6.49%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 38 (49.35%) LAN
2 31 (40.26%) WAN
3 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.18%) Wireless
4 12 (15.58%) Network Security
5 4 (5.19%) BGP
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (5.19%) HTTP
5 4 (5.19%) OSPF
5 4 (5.19%) SMTP
5 4 (5.19%) SSL
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.90%) NX-OS
6 3 (3.90%) SAN
7 2 (2.60%) MPLS
7 2 (2.60%) VPN
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.30%) DHCP
8 1 (1.30%) DNS
8 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.19%) Subversion
General
1 34 (44.16%) Retail
2 5 (6.49%) Back Office
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Support
4 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
5 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 14 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 13 (16.88%) Active Directory Engineer
6 13 (16.88%) Active Directory Support
6 13 (16.88%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Architect
7 7 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Administrator
10 4 (5.19%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Smartcard
2 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.79%) IVR
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 15 (19.48%) Windows 7
2 15 (19.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (11.69%) Linux
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Debian
5 4 (5.19%) Unix
5 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) ITIL
2 25 (32.47%) Supplier Management
3 23 (29.87%) Coaching
4 21 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 21 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (16.88%) Software Deployment
6 10 (12.99%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
7 9 (11.69%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.49%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.49%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.49%) Web Filtering
11 4 (5.19%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (5.19%) High Availability
11 4 (5.19%) Patch Management
11 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Degree
2 10 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.79%) CCNP
4 5 (6.49%) CCNA
5 4 (5.19%) CCDP
5 4 (5.19%) CISSP
5 4 (5.19%) MCSE
5 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCSP
6 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) vSphere
3 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.08%) Cisco
3 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.39%) Citrix
6 6 (7.79%) F5
6 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
6 6 (7.79%) VMware
7 5 (6.49%) Fortinet
7 5 (6.49%) IBM
7 5 (6.49%) MobileIron
7 5 (6.49%) NetApp
8 4 (5.19%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.90%) Forcepoint
9 3 (3.90%) Google
9 3 (3.90%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.90%) Meraki
10 2 (2.60%) HP
10 2 (2.60%) Motorola
10 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL