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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 41 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.20% 3.41% 5.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.48% 22.12% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 35
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £69,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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 Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 104 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.18% 15.41% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68 89 118
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +8 24 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Loughborough - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 63 (72.41%) LAN
2 60 (68.97%) Retail
3 44 (50.57%) CheckPoint
4 39 (44.83%) WAN
5 36 (41.38%) ITIL
6 35 (40.23%) TCP/IP
7 28 (32.18%) Capacity Planning
8 27 (31.03%) Network Security
9 26 (29.89%) Supplier Management
9 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
10 25 (28.74%) Windows
11 24 (27.59%) Cisco
11 24 (27.59%) Wireless
12 21 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (24.14%) Coaching
13 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
14 19 (21.84%) Business Continuity
15 15 (17.24%) VMware
15 15 (17.24%) HP
15 15 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
17 12 (13.79%) Back Office
17 12 (13.79%) SonicWALL
17 12 (13.79%) CCNP
17 12 (13.79%) ITIL V3
18 11 (12.64%) vSphere
19 10 (11.49%) VoIP
19 10 (11.49%) CommVault
19 10 (11.49%) MPLS
20 9 (10.34%) Active Directory

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 (5.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) IaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Office 365
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (72.41%) LAN
2 39 (44.83%) WAN
3 35 (40.23%) TCP/IP
4 27 (31.03%) Network Security
5 24 (27.59%) Wireless
6 10 (11.49%) MPLS
6 10 (11.49%) VoIP
7 8 (9.20%) VPN
8 6 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.60%) BGP
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (3.45%) Internet
10 3 (3.45%) NX-OS
11 2 (2.30%) DHCP
11 2 (2.30%) DNS
11 2 (2.30%) LDAP
11 2 (2.30%) VLAN
11 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
General
1 60 (68.97%) Retail
2 12 (13.79%) Back Office
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (54.02%) Network Engineer
2 27 (31.03%) Firewall Engineer
3 20 (22.99%) Infrastructure Support
4 15 (17.24%) Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (16.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 14 (16.09%) Support Analyst
6 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Firewall Support
9 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Penetration Tester
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Tester
10 5 (5.75%) LAN Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.15%) Clustering
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.15%) Fintech
3 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.60%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) ITIL
2 28 (32.18%) Capacity Planning
3 26 (29.89%) Configuration Management
3 26 (29.89%) Supplier Management
4 21 (24.14%) Coaching
4 21 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
6 19 (21.84%) Business Continuity
7 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
8 12 (13.79%) ITIL V3
9 8 (9.20%) Capacity Management
10 7 (8.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (4.60%) Project Management
13 3 (3.45%) Network Management
13 3 (3.45%) Quality Management
13 3 (3.45%) Risk Management
14 2 (2.30%) Incident Management
14 2 (2.30%) Open Source
14 2 (2.30%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) Perl
1 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.30%) Python
2 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.79%) CCNP
3 6 (6.90%) CCNA
4 5 (5.75%) CISSP
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.60%) MCSE
6 3 (3.45%) CEH
6 3 (3.45%) CISM
6 3 (3.45%) GCIH
6 3 (3.45%) GPEN
6 3 (3.45%) GWAPT
6 3 (3.45%) MCSA
6 3 (3.45%) OSCE
6 3 (3.45%) OSCP
7 2 (2.30%) CCDP
7 2 (2.30%) CISA
7 2 (2.30%) CISMP
7 2 (2.30%) Degree
8 1 (1.15%) MCITP
8 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) vSphere
2 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.15%) Nagios
3 1 (1.15%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (50.57%) CheckPoint
2 24 (27.59%) Cisco
3 15 (17.24%) HP
3 15 (17.24%) VMware
4 12 (13.79%) SonicWALL
5 10 (11.49%) CommVault
6 8 (9.20%) Dell
7 7 (8.05%) Motorola
8 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.60%) Symantec
10 3 (3.45%) F5
10 3 (3.45%) Meraki
10 3 (3.45%) Oracle
10 3 (3.45%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.15%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.15%) Google
11 1 (1.15%) Juniper
11 1 (1.15%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.15%) Sophos
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + car + pension + private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago