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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
North West / Manchester
Rank 68 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 148 116 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.03% 3.61% 4.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.01% 23.02% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 115 93 160
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
548 504 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.92% 15.67% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 446 433 522
Median salary £38,750 £40,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.02% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +5 32 £40,000 +100.00% 3
Bury - 8 £30,000 -
Oldham - 8 £23,750 -
Altrincham -2 7 £45,000 - 2
Stockport - 4 £32,500 - 2
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
Salford 0 2 £51,000 +22.89% 2
Bolton -15 2 £37,500 +11.94%
Cheadle - 1 £32,500 - 1
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 186 (56.36%) Cisco
2 130 (39.39%) DNS
3 126 (38.18%) VMware
4 122 (36.97%) Active Directory
5 119 (36.06%) Windows
6 117 (35.45%) WAN
6 117 (35.45%) Cisco Certification
7 102 (30.91%) CCNP
8 100 (30.30%) LAN
9 91 (27.58%) Microsoft
10 86 (26.06%) ITIL
11 83 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 78 (23.64%) DHCP
12 78 (23.64%) Internet
12 78 (23.64%) Network Security
13 73 (22.12%) Linux
13 73 (22.12%) SQL
14 59 (17.88%) Juniper
14 59 (17.88%) Data Centre
15 58 (17.58%) Windows Server
15 58 (17.58%) TCP/IP
16 55 (16.67%) CCNA
16 55 (16.67%) Network Management
17 53 (16.06%) Wireless
18 52 (15.76%) VPN
18 52 (15.76%) Python
18 52 (15.76%) Puppet
19 51 (15.45%) Configuration Management
20 50 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
21 49 (14.85%) SQL Server

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 34 (10.30%) MS Exchange
2 23 (6.97%) IIS
3 21 (6.36%) JBoss
3 21 (6.36%) WebLogic
3 21 (6.36%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.45%) CloudStack
4 18 (5.45%) OpenStack
5 13 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.12%) Apache
7 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.52%) CMS
8 5 (1.52%) nginx
8 5 (1.52%) WordPress
9 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.91%) CICS
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.30%) Zimbra
Applications
1 31 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.76%) MS Office
3 5 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (10.61%) Amazon S3
3 30 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (7.58%) Office 365
5 17 (5.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.52%) SaaS
8 4 (1.21%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) PaaS
10 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 130 (39.39%) DNS
2 117 (35.45%) WAN
3 100 (30.30%) LAN
4 78 (23.64%) DHCP
4 78 (23.64%) Internet
4 78 (23.64%) Network Security
5 58 (17.58%) TCP/IP
6 53 (16.06%) Wireless
7 52 (15.76%) VPN
8 50 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (13.64%) BGP
10 43 (13.03%) VLAN
11 40 (12.12%) SAN
12 36 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 35 (10.61%) MPLS
14 33 (10.00%) WLAN
15 31 (9.39%) Intrusion Detection
15 31 (9.39%) OSPF
15 31 (9.39%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.76%) MySQL
3 17 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 13 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.91%) DB2
6 3 (0.91%) MS Access
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.91%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.91%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.91%) Firebug
5 3 (0.91%) JMeter
5 3 (0.91%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.91%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.91%) The Grinder
5 3 (0.91%) Toad
5 3 (0.91%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 49 (14.85%) Finance
2 46 (13.94%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.85%) Retail
4 15 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.91%) Banking
6 3 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (23.94%) Network Engineer
2 43 (13.03%) Analyst
3 36 (10.91%) Security Engineer
4 32 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (8.48%) Support Engineer
6 24 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 20 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (5.76%) Consultant
9 18 (5.45%) Administrator
10 17 (5.15%) Senior Network Engineer
10 17 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (4.85%) IT Engineer
11 16 (4.85%) Network Consultant
12 15 (4.55%) Network Analyst
12 15 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
12 15 (4.55%) Security Consultant
13 14 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (4.24%) Senior Support Engineer
13 14 (4.24%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.48%) Web Services
2 25 (7.58%) .NET
3 11 (3.33%) HTML
4 7 (2.12%) 802.1X
4 7 (2.12%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.12%) LAMP
5 6 (1.82%) CSS
6 5 (1.52%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.52%) jQuery
6 5 (1.52%) Laravel
6 5 (1.52%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (0.91%) SOAP
8 1 (0.30%) FFmpeg
8 1 (0.30%) XML
8 1 (0.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.88%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.76%) NHS
4 18 (5.45%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (2.42%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.82%) Replication
9 5 (1.52%) CCTV
9 5 (1.52%) iPad
10 3 (0.91%) Clustering
10 3 (0.91%) IPTV
10 3 (0.91%) Life Science
10 3 (0.91%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.91%) VSAM
11 2 (0.61%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.61%) PMI
12 1 (0.30%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.30%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 119 (36.06%) Windows
2 73 (22.12%) Linux
3 58 (17.58%) Windows Server
4 43 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (6.06%) Unix
7 16 (4.85%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.64%) CentOS
9 9 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.52%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.21%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.61%) Fedora
13 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (26.06%) ITIL
2 55 (16.67%) Network Management
3 51 (15.45%) Configuration Management
4 47 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (11.82%) DevOps
6 34 (10.30%) Scrum
7 32 (9.70%) Service Management
8 24 (7.27%) Network Design
8 24 (7.27%) Security Management
9 23 (6.97%) High Availability
10 22 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (6.36%) SIEM
12 20 (6.06%) Information Security
13 19 (5.76%) Change Management
14 18 (5.45%) DSDM
14 18 (5.45%) Mentoring
15 17 (5.15%) ITSM
15 17 (5.15%) OWASP
15 17 (5.15%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 73 (22.12%) SQL
2 52 (15.76%) Python
3 44 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 29 (8.79%) Perl
5 24 (7.27%) Shell Script
6 21 (6.36%) PHP
7 20 (6.06%) Ruby
8 15 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.91%) COBOL
10 3 (0.91%) Java
10 3 (0.91%) JCL
11 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (35.45%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (30.91%) CCNP
3 55 (16.67%) CCNA
4 28 (8.48%) Degree
5 22 (6.67%) CCIE
6 17 (5.15%) CCSE
7 16 (4.85%) JNCIP
8 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (3.03%) CCSA
9 10 (3.03%) CCSP
9 10 (3.03%) CISSP
9 10 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.12%) NCDA
11 6 (1.82%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.52%) MCSE
13 3 (0.91%) CISM
14 2 (0.61%) CEH
14 2 (0.61%) MCSA
14 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 33 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 122 (36.97%) Active Directory
2 83 (25.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.61%) vSphere
4 32 (9.70%) Hyper-V
5 20 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (5.45%) Xen
6 18 (5.45%) XenServer
7 14 (4.24%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.12%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.82%) vCloud
10 3 (0.91%) Docker
10 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.91%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) iptables
11 1 (0.30%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 52 (15.76%) Puppet
2 35 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (9.39%) Nagios
4 29 (8.79%) SCCM
5 25 (7.58%) OpenNMS
6 19 (5.76%) RANCID
7 16 (4.85%) Cisco Prime
8 14 (4.24%) Cacti
8 14 (4.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 14 (4.24%) Cobbler
8 14 (4.24%) SCOM
8 14 (4.24%) Tivoli
8 14 (4.24%) WSUS
9 12 (3.64%) Ansible
9 12 (3.64%) FortiGate
10 6 (1.82%) vMotion
11 5 (1.52%) cPanel
12 3 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.91%) Packer
12 3 (0.91%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 186 (56.36%) Cisco
2 126 (38.18%) VMware
3 91 (27.58%) Microsoft
4 59 (17.88%) Juniper
5 42 (12.73%) CheckPoint
6 31 (9.39%) Oracle
7 29 (8.79%) Ericsson
7 29 (8.79%) Huawei
8 28 (8.48%) HP
9 26 (7.88%) Citrix
9 26 (7.88%) Fortinet
10 22 (6.67%) NetApp
11 19 (5.76%) Brocade
11 19 (5.76%) Foundry
11 19 (5.76%) ZyXEL
12 18 (5.45%) EnterpriseDB
13 17 (5.15%) Splunk
14 16 (4.85%) F5
15 14 (4.24%) Red Hat
16 13 (3.94%) Veeam
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