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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 7 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.44% 11.81% 17.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% 57.69% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 22
Median salary £37,000 £43,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.94% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £20,900 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
24 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.91% 20.47% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 31
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 27 (72.97%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (59.46%) CheckPoint
3 20 (54.05%) Juniper
4 18 (48.65%) Network Security
5 15 (40.54%) CCNP
5 15 (40.54%) Blue Coat
5 15 (40.54%) CCSE
5 15 (40.54%) Wireless
5 15 (40.54%) Finance
5 15 (40.54%) JNCIS
5 15 (40.54%) JNCIP
5 15 (40.54%) Aruba
5 15 (40.54%) F5
5 15 (40.54%) FortiGate
5 15 (40.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (40.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 15 (40.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (18.92%) CCNA
7 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.22%) VMware
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) Windows
8 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
8 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (13.51%) LogRhythm
8 5 (13.51%) SIEM
9 4 (10.81%) Big Data
9 4 (10.81%) ArcSight

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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Network Security
2 15 (40.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 15 (40.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 15 (40.54%) Wireless
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.81%) Internet
4 4 (10.81%) NAS
5 3 (8.11%) VoIP
6 2 (5.41%) BGP-4
6 2 (5.41%) DNS
6 2 (5.41%) FTP
6 2 (5.41%) HTTP
6 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.41%) OSPF
6 2 (5.41%) snoop
6 2 (5.41%) SSH
6 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.41%) tcpdump
6 2 (5.41%) VPN
6 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Network Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) Network Security Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Junior
3 7 (18.92%) Junior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Malware Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) MVS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) SIEM
1 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (10.81%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (5.41%) Information Security
3 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.70%) Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (40.54%) CCNP
2 15 (40.54%) CCSE
2 15 (40.54%) JNCIP
2 15 (40.54%) JNCIS
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
4 5 (13.51%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) CheckPoint
3 20 (54.05%) Juniper
4 15 (40.54%) Aruba
4 15 (40.54%) Blue Coat
4 15 (40.54%) F5
5 6 (16.22%) VMware
6 5 (13.51%) LogRhythm
7 4 (10.81%) ArcSight
7 4 (10.81%) Citrix
8 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
8 3 (8.11%) HP
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft