The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 50 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.44% 1.20% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 11.36% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Average salary £45,000 £25,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £19,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £32,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.59% 10.55% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 50
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
3 12 (57.14%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (47.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (47.62%) CISSP
5 10 (47.62%) Business Continuity
5 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
5 10 (47.62%) Data Privacy
6 9 (42.86%) Security Operations
6 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
6 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
6 9 (42.86%) Project Management
6 9 (42.86%) CISM
7 8 (38.10%) CISA
7 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
7 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
7 8 (38.10%) Security Management
7 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
7 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
7 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
7 8 (38.10%) ISMS
7 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (38.10%) WebEx
8 7 (33.33%) Legal
9 6 (28.57%) SAN
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) WebEx
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.76%) VPLS
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 7 (33.33%) Legal
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Law
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Security Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Information Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.52%) Life Science
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) BYOD
4 1 (4.76%) CESG
4 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Information Security
3 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (47.62%) Business Continuity
4 10 (47.62%) Data Privacy
5 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 9 (42.86%) Project Management
5 9 (42.86%) Security Operations
6 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
6 8 (38.10%) ISMS
6 8 (38.10%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Email Filtering
7 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
8 1 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) CISSP
3 9 (42.86%) CISM
4 8 (38.10%) CISA
5 2 (9.52%) MCSA
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CLAS
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
2 10 (47.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.52%) ISO22301
4 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Cacti
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) Avaya
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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