The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 42 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.37% 1.47% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 12.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £36,000 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.00% 12.25% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 25
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Luton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Luton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 7 (53.85%) F5
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) VCP6
6 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) DMVPN
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) HSRP
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (15.38%) Network Management
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (15.38%) Logistics
6 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
6 2 (15.38%) Riverbed

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 2 (15.38%) ADSL
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
4 2 (15.38%) Frame Relay
4 2 (15.38%) FTP
4 2 (15.38%) H.323
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
4 2 (15.38%) IPv4
4 2 (15.38%) ISDN
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) RIP
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Support
2 5 (38.46%) Network Support Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Support Specialist
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Support
3 4 (30.77%) Juniper Specialist
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper Support
4 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Operations Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Operations Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
5 2 (15.38%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) Data Security
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Logistics
1 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (15.38%) Network Management
1 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
1 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
2 1 (7.69%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) VCP6
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) 3Com
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Mitel
5 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) VMware