The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Lothian / Livingston
Rank 13 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 5.00% 10.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 44.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £34,608 £33,862 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Livingston region.

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 17.50% 23.08% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Median salary £42,500 £33,862 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.51% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Livingston

Firewall
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet