The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 4 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 32.84% 6.80% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.86% 30.43% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 4
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 43.28% 22.33% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 19
Median salary £42,500 £31,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -27.05%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Firewall
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Maidstone

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (73.33%) CheckPoint
2 16 (53.33%) Juniper
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) JNCIS
3 11 (36.67%) JNCIP
3 11 (36.67%) Wireless
3 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Blue Coat
3 11 (36.67%) CCSE
3 11 (36.67%) Network Security
3 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (36.67%) Aruba
3 11 (36.67%) F5
3 11 (36.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (36.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (36.67%) FortiGate
3 11 (36.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) VMware

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (36.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 11 (36.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 11 (36.67%) Network Security
1 11 (36.67%) Wireless
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) NetScreen
2 5 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Junior
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Malware Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SIEM Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (13.33%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) SIEM
2 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) CCSE
3 11 (36.67%) JNCIP
3 11 (36.67%) JNCIS
4 10 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (10.00%) CCIE
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) CheckPoint
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) Juniper
3 11 (36.67%) Aruba
3 11 (36.67%) Blue Coat
3 11 (36.67%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (10.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Google