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 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 59 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 180 118 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.83% 3.28% 4.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.51% 22.18% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 153 89 168
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £55,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
590 532 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.84% 14.79% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 514 417 537
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +2 39 £40,000 +100.00% 6
Oldham - 12 £25,000 - 2
Bury - 6 £42,500 - 1
Bolton -7 5 £37,250 -6.87%
Salford - 4 £38,500 -
Cheadle +19 3 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
Stockport - 3 £37,750 -
Altrincham - 3 £30,000 -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 171 (49.57%) Cisco
2 128 (37.10%) VMware
3 127 (36.81%) Windows
3 127 (36.81%) DNS
4 124 (35.94%) Active Directory
5 110 (31.88%) WAN
6 103 (29.86%) LAN
7 98 (28.41%) Microsoft
8 97 (28.12%) ITIL
9 93 (26.96%) Cisco Certification
10 84 (24.35%) SQL
11 80 (23.19%) CCNP
11 80 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 73 (21.16%) Internet
13 72 (20.87%) DHCP
14 70 (20.29%) Linux
15 69 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 65 (18.84%) VPN
17 64 (18.55%) Network Security
18 62 (17.97%) Juniper
19 59 (17.10%) Puppet
20 58 (16.81%) Python
20 58 (16.81%) Data Centre
21 57 (16.52%) CCNA
22 56 (16.23%) Configuration Management
23 54 (15.65%) TCP/IP
23 54 (15.65%) Cisco ASA
24 53 (15.36%) Telecoms
25 52 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
26 51 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008

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 36 (10.43%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.96%) CloudStack
2 24 (6.96%) JBoss
2 24 (6.96%) OpenStack
2 24 (6.96%) WebLogic
2 24 (6.96%) WebSphere
3 20 (5.80%) IIS
4 16 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.03%) Apache
7 6 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.74%) WordPress
8 5 (1.45%) CMS
8 5 (1.45%) nginx
8 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.16%) CICS
9 4 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.29%) Zimbra
Applications
1 30 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.51%) MS Office
3 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.62%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.86%) Amazon S3
3 31 (8.99%) Office 365
4 29 (8.41%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.16%) SaaS
10 3 (0.87%) IaaS
10 3 (0.87%) PaaS
11 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.29%) GitHub
11 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (36.81%) DNS
2 110 (31.88%) WAN
3 103 (29.86%) LAN
4 73 (21.16%) Internet
5 72 (20.87%) DHCP
6 65 (18.84%) VPN
7 64 (18.55%) Network Security
8 54 (15.65%) Cisco ASA
8 54 (15.65%) TCP/IP
9 49 (14.20%) Wireless
10 47 (13.62%) VLAN
11 46 (13.33%) SAN
12 41 (11.88%) BGP
13 40 (11.59%) Cisco Nexus
14 36 (10.43%) WLAN
15 35 (10.14%) OSPF
16 34 (9.86%) Cisco Wireless
16 34 (9.86%) Intrusion Detection
17 33 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
18 30 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.80%) MySQL
3 19 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.64%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.16%) DB2
5 4 (1.16%) MS Access
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.03%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.16%) Fiddler
4 4 (1.16%) Firebug
4 4 (1.16%) JMeter
4 4 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.16%) The Grinder
4 4 (1.16%) Toad
5 3 (0.87%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 53 (15.36%) Telecoms
2 31 (8.99%) Finance
3 7 (2.03%) Retail
4 5 (1.45%) Law
4 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.16%) Banking
5 4 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.87%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (22.32%) Network Engineer
2 38 (11.01%) Analyst
3 36 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (9.28%) Security Engineer
5 28 (8.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 28 (8.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 27 (7.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (7.25%) Administrator
7 25 (7.25%) Support Engineer
8 22 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
9 16 (4.64%) DBA
9 16 (4.64%) IT Engineer
9 16 (4.64%) Senior DBA
9 16 (4.64%) Senior SQL DBA
9 16 (4.64%) SQL DBA
10 14 (4.06%) Cisco Analyst
10 14 (4.06%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 14 (4.06%) Network Analyst
10 14 (4.06%) Network Security Engineer
11 13 (3.77%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.28%) .NET
2 24 (6.96%) Web Services
3 11 (3.19%) 802.1X
3 11 (3.19%) HTML
4 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.03%) LAMP
5 6 (1.74%) CSS
6 5 (1.45%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.45%) jQuery
6 5 (1.45%) Laravel
6 5 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (1.16%) SOAP
8 1 (0.29%) FFmpeg
8 1 (0.29%) XML
8 1 (0.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 29 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.80%) NHS
4 19 (5.51%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (4.06%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.90%) iPad
7 6 (1.74%) Clustering
7 6 (1.74%) Replication
8 5 (1.45%) CCTV
9 4 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.16%) VSAM
10 3 (0.87%) IPTV
11 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.58%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.58%) PMI
12 1 (0.29%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.29%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 127 (36.81%) Windows
2 70 (20.29%) Linux
3 69 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 51 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (12.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (6.96%) Unix
7 16 (4.64%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.48%) CentOS
8 12 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.45%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.87%) Fedora
11 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (28.12%) ITIL
2 56 (16.23%) Configuration Management
3 52 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (14.78%) Network Management
5 46 (13.33%) DevOps
6 40 (11.59%) Scrum
7 36 (10.43%) Service Management
8 26 (7.54%) High Availability
9 25 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (7.25%) SIEM
10 24 (6.96%) Change Management
10 24 (6.96%) DSDM
11 23 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 22 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (6.38%) Security Management
13 20 (5.80%) OWASP
13 20 (5.80%) RUP
14 19 (5.51%) Asset Management
14 19 (5.51%) Information Security
14 19 (5.51%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (24.35%) SQL
2 58 (16.81%) Python
3 46 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 30 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 29 (8.41%) Perl
6 27 (7.83%) Ruby
7 26 (7.54%) PHP
8 21 (6.09%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.74%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.16%) COBOL
10 4 (1.16%) JCL
11 3 (0.87%) VBScript
12 1 (0.29%) VB
12 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 93 (26.96%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (23.19%) CCNP
3 57 (16.52%) CCNA
4 28 (8.12%) Degree
5 17 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.48%) CCSE
6 12 (3.48%) CISSP
7 11 (3.19%) CCIE
8 10 (2.90%) JNCIP
9 8 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.32%) MCSE
9 8 (2.32%) NCDA
10 6 (1.74%) CCSA
10 6 (1.74%) JNCIA
10 6 (1.74%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.16%) CCSP
11 4 (1.16%) CISM
11 4 (1.16%) MCSA
12 2 (0.58%) MCP
12 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.59%) PCI DSS
2 35 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.61%) SLA
4 4 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (35.94%) Active Directory
2 80 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (12.17%) vSphere
4 36 (10.43%) Hyper-V
5 24 (6.96%) Xen
5 24 (6.96%) XenServer
6 23 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (4.93%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.74%) vCloud
9 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.87%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.29%) Firmware
11 1 (0.29%) iptables
11 1 (0.29%) pfSense
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.29%) XenApp
11 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 59 (17.10%) Puppet
2 39 (11.30%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (9.28%) SCCM
4 31 (8.99%) Nagios
5 26 (7.54%) SCOM
6 25 (7.25%) OpenNMS
7 21 (6.09%) Cacti
8 20 (5.80%) Cobbler
8 20 (5.80%) Tivoli
9 19 (5.51%) RANCID
10 16 (4.64%) Cisco Prime
11 14 (4.06%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (3.48%) Ansible
13 11 (3.19%) WSUS
14 7 (2.03%) FortiGate
15 6 (1.74%) vMotion
16 5 (1.45%) cPanel
17 4 (1.16%) ServiceCenter
18 3 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
19 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 171 (49.57%) Cisco
2 128 (37.10%) VMware
3 98 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 62 (17.97%) Juniper
5 39 (11.30%) CheckPoint
6 36 (10.43%) Oracle
7 31 (8.99%) HP
8 26 (7.54%) Citrix
9 25 (7.25%) Ericsson
9 25 (7.25%) Huawei
10 24 (6.96%) EnterpriseDB
11 23 (6.67%) Brocade
11 23 (6.67%) Foundry
11 23 (6.67%) ZyXEL
12 20 (5.80%) NetApp
13 14 (4.06%) F5
13 14 (4.06%) Veeam
14 13 (3.77%) Fortinet
14 13 (3.77%) WatchGuard
15 12 (3.48%) IronPort
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 26000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
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Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bury
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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Compu team
Salary: £16,000 - £19,000 pa depending on skills and experience
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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