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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 66 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 152 125 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.17% 3.27% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.54% 22.56% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 134 102 112
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £20,050 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,750 £54,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
552 554 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.16% 14.47% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 484 449 497
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,050 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 30 £55,000 +77.41% 5
Bolton -8 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bury - 7 £27,000 -
Oldham - 4 £32,500 - 1
Altrincham +7 2 £25,000 -35.06%
Stockport 0 2 £33,000 +26.92%
Salford +8 1 £35,000 +70.73% 1
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 138 (47.92%) Cisco
2 125 (43.40%) Windows
3 106 (36.81%) VMware
4 104 (36.11%) ITIL
5 103 (35.76%) Microsoft
6 100 (34.72%) Active Directory
7 83 (28.82%) DNS
8 78 (27.08%) Windows Server
9 74 (25.69%) LAN
10 72 (25.00%) SQL
11 68 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
12 67 (23.26%) WAN
13 65 (22.57%) VPN
14 60 (20.83%) Juniper
15 53 (18.40%) DHCP
16 52 (18.06%) TCP/IP
17 50 (17.36%) MS Exchange
17 50 (17.36%) VMware Infrastructure
18 49 (17.01%) CCNP
19 48 (16.67%) CheckPoint
19 48 (16.67%) Linux
19 48 (16.67%) Network Security
20 47 (16.32%) vSphere
20 47 (16.32%) CCNA
21 46 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
22 45 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
23 44 (15.28%) SAN
24 43 (14.93%) Configuration Management
25 42 (14.58%) Python
25 42 (14.58%) Puppet

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 (17.36%) MS Exchange
2 30 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (9.03%) CloudStack
3 26 (9.03%) JBoss
3 26 (9.03%) OpenStack
3 26 (9.03%) WebLogic
3 26 (9.03%) WebSphere
4 18 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.78%) IIS
7 7 (2.43%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.74%) WordPress
10 4 (1.39%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.04%) CICS
11 3 (1.04%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.69%) Apache
12 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (7.64%) MS Office
2 21 (7.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.39%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.72%) Office 365
2 13 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.47%) IaaS
5 8 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.78%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.39%) SaaS
6 4 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.04%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.35%) GitHub
9 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (28.82%) DNS
2 74 (25.69%) LAN
3 67 (23.26%) WAN
4 65 (22.57%) VPN
5 53 (18.40%) DHCP
6 52 (18.06%) TCP/IP
7 48 (16.67%) Network Security
8 46 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
9 44 (15.28%) SAN
10 40 (13.89%) Internet
11 39 (13.54%) VLAN
12 36 (12.50%) Wireless
13 34 (11.81%) MPLS
14 32 (11.11%) VoIP
15 29 (10.07%) BGP
16 23 (7.99%) IP Telephony
17 21 (7.29%) Junos
17 21 (7.29%) OSPF
17 21 (7.29%) SSL
17 21 (7.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.43%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (2.08%) MySQL
6 3 (1.04%) DB2
6 3 (1.04%) MS Access
7 2 (0.69%) Looker
8 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (4.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.04%) Fiddler
3 3 (1.04%) Firebug
3 3 (1.04%) JMeter
3 3 (1.04%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.04%) The Grinder
3 3 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 36 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.60%) Finance
3 16 (5.56%) Law
4 4 (1.39%) Legal
4 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.39%) Retail
5 3 (1.04%) Banking
5 3 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (19.79%) Network Engineer
2 48 (16.67%) Analyst
3 26 (9.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (7.99%) Cisco Engineer
4 23 (7.99%) Security Engineer
4 23 (7.99%) Senior Network Engineer
5 22 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (7.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (7.29%) IT Engineer
7 20 (6.94%) Security Specialist
7 20 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 19 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (6.25%) IT Support
10 17 (5.90%) Administrator
10 17 (5.90%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (4.86%) Cybersecurity Specialist
11 14 (4.86%) IT Manager
12 13 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 11 (3.82%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.07%) .NET
2 11 (3.82%) 802.1X
3 6 (2.08%) HTML
4 4 (1.39%) WAP
5 3 (1.04%) SOAP
6 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.69%) LAMP
6 2 (0.69%) Web Services
7 1 (0.35%) Celery
7 1 (0.35%) COM
7 1 (0.35%) Django
7 1 (0.35%) Middleware
7 1 (0.35%) ODBC
7 1 (0.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.21%) Clustering
3 13 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.13%) iPad
7 7 (2.43%) CCTV
8 6 (2.08%) FMCG
8 6 (2.08%) NHS
8 6 (2.08%) PKI
9 5 (1.74%) AS400
9 5 (1.74%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.74%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.74%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (1.74%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.39%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.39%) iSeries
10 4 (1.39%) Replication
11 3 (1.04%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.04%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 125 (43.40%) Windows
2 78 (27.08%) Windows Server
3 48 (16.67%) Linux
4 45 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (11.11%) Unix
6 31 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (4.17%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.47%) CentOS
10 5 (1.74%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.74%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.74%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.39%) Android
11 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.04%) Fedora
12 3 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.35%) AIX
13 1 (0.35%) Debian
13 1 (0.35%) Solaris
13 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (36.11%) ITIL
2 43 (14.93%) Configuration Management
3 36 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (11.81%) Scrum
4 34 (11.81%) Service Management
5 33 (11.46%) DevOps
6 29 (10.07%) SIEM
7 27 (9.38%) Change Management
7 27 (9.38%) Information Security
7 27 (9.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 26 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (9.03%) DSDM
8 26 (9.03%) Network Management
8 26 (9.03%) OWASP
8 26 (9.03%) RUP
9 23 (7.99%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (7.99%) High Availability
10 22 (7.64%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
11 18 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.00%) SQL
2 42 (14.58%) Python
3 28 (9.72%) Shell Script
4 27 (9.38%) Ruby
5 26 (9.03%) Bash Shell
6 25 (8.68%) PowerShell
7 20 (6.94%) PHP
8 13 (4.51%) Perl
9 4 (1.39%) Java
10 3 (1.04%) COBOL
10 3 (1.04%) JCL
10 3 (1.04%) VBScript
11 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (17.01%) CCNP
3 47 (16.32%) CCNA
4 20 (6.94%) CISSP
5 19 (6.60%) Degree
6 17 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.47%) CISM
7 10 (3.47%) MCSE
8 8 (2.78%) CCSE
9 6 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.08%) JNCIP
9 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.74%) CCSA
10 5 (1.74%) MCSA
11 4 (1.39%) MCP
11 4 (1.39%) NCDA
12 3 (1.04%) CCIE
12 3 (1.04%) CEH
12 3 (1.04%) ISACA
12 3 (1.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 24 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 20 (6.94%) SLA
3 7 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
System Software
1 100 (34.72%) Active Directory
2 50 (17.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (16.32%) vSphere
4 32 (11.11%) XenServer
5 26 (9.03%) Xen
6 21 (7.29%) Hyper-V
7 12 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.43%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.08%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.69%) vCloud
11 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.35%) iptables
12 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (14.58%) Puppet
2 29 (10.07%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (9.03%) Cobbler
3 26 (9.03%) Tivoli
4 21 (7.29%) SCCM
5 19 (6.60%) Nagios
6 16 (5.56%) Cacti
6 16 (5.56%) OpenNMS
6 16 (5.56%) SCOM
7 14 (4.86%) FortiGate
8 12 (4.17%) RANCID
9 10 (3.47%) WSUS
10 7 (2.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (2.43%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (1.74%) Backup Exec
13 4 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 138 (47.92%) Cisco
2 106 (36.81%) VMware
3 103 (35.76%) Microsoft
4 60 (20.83%) Juniper
5 48 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 33 (11.46%) Oracle
7 32 (11.11%) HP
8 29 (10.07%) Citrix
9 26 (9.03%) EnterpriseDB
10 23 (7.99%) Intel Security
11 18 (6.25%) Huawei
11 18 (6.25%) NetApp
12 17 (5.90%) Ericsson
13 16 (5.56%) Brocade
13 16 (5.56%) Foundry
13 16 (5.56%) ZyXEL
14 15 (5.21%) F5
14 15 (5.21%) Nimble Storage
14 15 (5.21%) Veeam
15 13 (4.51%) Symantec
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