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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.78% 12.50% 16.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 85.71% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 25
Median salary £27,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
11 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.59% 14.58% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 49
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 6 (42.86%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) NAS
6 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 3 (21.43%) CCSE
6 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
6 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
6 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Aruba
6 3 (21.43%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
6 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) BGP-4
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) FTP
4 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) snoop
4 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (14.29%) SSH
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Support
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) MVS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Information Security
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) SIEM
2 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
2 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CCSE
2 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
2 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Aruba
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 3 (21.43%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
4 3 (21.43%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft