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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 59 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 154 117 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.27% 3.26% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 22.81% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 139 94 104
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £68,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Firewall
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
550 513 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.24% 14.31% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 482 430 491
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Manchester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Firewall Salary Histogram in Manchester

Firewall
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +17 19 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Bury - 9 £35,500 -
Bolton -11 6 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Altrincham +7 5 £25,000 -35.06%
Oldham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Salford +12 1 £35,000 +70.73%
Stockport -8 1 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Sale - 1 £32,500 -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 133 (48.36%) Windows
2 124 (45.09%) Cisco
3 105 (38.18%) Microsoft
4 98 (35.64%) VMware
5 95 (34.55%) ITIL
6 88 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 82 (29.82%) Windows Server
8 74 (26.91%) LAN
9 67 (24.36%) DNS
10 65 (23.64%) VPN
11 63 (22.91%) SQL
12 59 (21.45%) Juniper
13 56 (20.36%) WAN
14 55 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 52 (18.91%) TCP/IP
16 50 (18.18%) MS Exchange
16 50 (18.18%) CheckPoint
17 47 (17.09%) DHCP
17 47 (17.09%) Linux
18 46 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
20 43 (15.64%) Network Security
21 42 (15.27%) SAN
22 41 (14.91%) CCNA
22 41 (14.91%) Cisco ASA
23 40 (14.55%) VLAN
24 38 (13.82%) vSphere
25 36 (13.09%) VoIP
25 36 (13.09%) Information Security
26 35 (12.73%) Python

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 50 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 32 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (9.09%) CloudStack
3 25 (9.09%) JBoss
3 25 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 25 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 25 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 17 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.18%) Skype for Business
8 5 (1.82%) IIS
8 5 (1.82%) WordPress
9 4 (1.45%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 23 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.45%) Infor M3
1 4 (1.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.18%) Office 365
2 20 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.36%) IaaS
4 10 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.09%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.09%) SaaS
7 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) GitHub
8 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (26.91%) LAN
2 67 (24.36%) DNS
3 65 (23.64%) VPN
4 56 (20.36%) WAN
5 52 (18.91%) TCP/IP
6 47 (17.09%) DHCP
7 43 (15.64%) Network Security
8 42 (15.27%) SAN
9 41 (14.91%) Cisco ASA
10 40 (14.55%) VLAN
11 36 (13.09%) VoIP
12 34 (12.36%) MPLS
13 32 (11.64%) Wireless
14 28 (10.18%) BGP
15 25 (9.09%) Internet
16 22 (8.00%) Junos
17 21 (7.64%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (7.27%) IPsec
18 20 (7.27%) OSPF
19 19 (6.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.45%) MySQL
4 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.73%) Looker
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) DB2
7 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.36%) MS Access
7 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.36%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.36%) Firebug
4 1 (0.36%) JMeter
4 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.36%) The Grinder
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 23 (8.36%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.91%) Finance
3 17 (6.18%) Law
4 5 (1.82%) Legal
5 4 (1.45%) Retail
6 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (17.09%) Network Engineer
2 46 (16.73%) Analyst
3 26 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 24 (8.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (8.36%) IT Engineer
7 22 (8.00%) Security Specialist
8 21 (7.64%) IT Support
9 19 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (6.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 18 (6.55%) Cisco Engineer
10 18 (6.55%) Senior Network Engineer
10 18 (6.55%) Support Analyst
11 16 (5.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 16 (5.82%) Cybersecurity Specialist
12 15 (5.45%) Administrator
13 14 (5.09%) Security Analyst
14 13 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 13 (4.73%) IT Analyst
14 13 (4.73%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.45%) .NET
2 9 (3.27%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.45%) HTML
3 4 (1.45%) Middleware
3 4 (1.45%) WAP
4 3 (1.09%) XMPP
5 1 (0.36%) Celery
5 1 (0.36%) COM
5 1 (0.36%) Django
5 1 (0.36%) ODBC
5 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.18%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.73%) Clustering
3 12 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.36%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.27%) iPad
5 7 (2.55%) CCTV
6 6 (2.18%) FMCG
6 6 (2.18%) PKI
6 6 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.82%) AS400
7 5 (1.82%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.45%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (1.45%) iSeries
9 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.09%) Replication
10 2 (0.73%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 133 (48.36%) Windows
2 82 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 47 (17.09%) Linux
4 45 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (11.64%) Unix
6 26 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.73%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (3.64%) CentOS
10 6 (2.18%) Android
10 6 (2.18%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.18%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.82%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.09%) Fedora
13 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.73%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (34.55%) ITIL
2 36 (13.09%) Information Security
3 35 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 32 (11.64%) DevOps
5 30 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.91%) Scrum
5 30 (10.91%) SIEM
5 30 (10.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 26 (9.45%) Service Management
7 25 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (9.09%) DSDM
7 25 (9.09%) OWASP
7 25 (9.09%) RUP
8 24 (8.73%) Change Management
9 23 (8.36%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (7.27%) High Availability
11 18 (6.55%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (5.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (5.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (22.91%) SQL
2 35 (12.73%) Python
3 26 (9.45%) Ruby
4 25 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 25 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 17 (6.18%) PowerShell
6 16 (5.82%) PHP
7 9 (3.27%) Perl
8 4 (1.45%) Java
9 3 (1.09%) VBScript
10 1 (0.36%) COBOL
10 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.36%) JCL
10 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (14.91%) CCNA
3 35 (12.73%) CCNP
4 22 (8.00%) CISSP
5 17 (6.18%) Degree
5 17 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (5.45%) CISM
7 9 (3.27%) MCSE
7 9 (3.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.18%) CCSE
9 5 (1.82%) CCSA
9 5 (1.82%) MCSA
10 4 (1.45%) ISACA
10 4 (1.45%) MCP
11 3 (1.09%) CCIE
11 3 (1.09%) CCSP
11 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.09%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.73%) GCIH
12 2 (0.73%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (7.64%) PCI DSS
3 19 (6.91%) SLA
4 7 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) ISO27002
System Software
1 88 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (13.82%) vSphere
4 31 (11.27%) XenServer
5 25 (9.09%) Xen
6 21 (7.64%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (3.27%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.73%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.36%) iptables
10 1 (0.36%) NFS
10 1 (0.36%) Snort
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (12.36%) Puppet
2 26 (9.45%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (9.09%) Cobbler
3 25 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 15 (5.45%) SCCM
5 14 (5.09%) Cacti
5 14 (5.09%) FortiGate
6 13 (4.73%) SCOM
7 12 (4.36%) Nagios
8 9 (3.27%) OpenNMS
8 9 (3.27%) WSUS
9 8 (2.91%) RANCID
10 6 (2.18%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.82%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (1.09%) SCVMM
14 2 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 124 (45.09%) Cisco
2 105 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 98 (35.64%) VMware
4 59 (21.45%) Juniper
5 50 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 28 (10.18%) Oracle
7 27 (9.82%) HP
8 25 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
9 24 (8.73%) Intel Security
10 21 (7.64%) Citrix
11 16 (5.82%) NetApp
12 15 (5.45%) Nimble Storage
13 14 (5.09%) F5
13 14 (5.09%) Symantec
14 13 (4.73%) Veeam
15 11 (4.00%) Huawei
16 10 (3.64%) Ericsson
16 10 (3.64%) IronPort
16 10 (3.64%) MobileIron
17 9 (3.27%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EveryCloud
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £16000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + onsite parking, pen, 25 hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago