The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.70% 2.34% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.29% 18.18% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 14
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,888 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
175 55 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.70% 12.88% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 119 33 90
Median salary £44,000 £30,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £55,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Firewall
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Merseyside

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Firewall
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Liverpool -5 22 £51,000 - 3
St Helens - 9 £37,500 -
Prescot - 1 £25,000 -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 25 (46.30%) WLAN
2 24 (44.44%) LAN
3 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 19 (35.19%) Cisco
4 19 (35.19%) Windows
5 17 (31.48%) WAN
5 17 (31.48%) VMware
6 16 (29.63%) DHCP
6 16 (29.63%) DNS
7 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 14 (25.93%) Wireless
8 14 (25.93%) Security Management
8 14 (25.93%) Network Design
8 14 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (25.93%) Network Security
9 12 (22.22%) VLAN
9 12 (22.22%) Service Management
9 12 (22.22%) NHS
9 12 (22.22%) Internet
9 12 (22.22%) Meraki
9 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (20.37%) Aruba
10 11 (20.37%) VPN
10 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (18.52%) Information Security
11 10 (18.52%) Network Management
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
12 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) WLAN
2 24 (44.44%) LAN
3 17 (31.48%) WAN
4 16 (29.63%) DHCP
4 16 (29.63%) DNS
5 14 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (25.93%) Network Security
5 14 (25.93%) Wireless
6 12 (22.22%) Internet
6 12 (22.22%) VLAN
7 11 (20.37%) VPN
7 11 (20.37%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (7.41%) MPLS
8 4 (7.41%) SAN
9 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.56%) VoIP
10 2 (3.70%) DSL
10 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.70%) SMTP
10 2 (3.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Network Security Manager
2 8 (14.81%) Security Manager
2 8 (14.81%) WLAN Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Network Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Network Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Network Support
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Technology Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) IT Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
5 4 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) NHS
2 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.70%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Network Design
1 14 (25.93%) Security Management
2 12 (22.22%) Service Management
3 10 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
3 10 (18.52%) Information Security
3 10 (18.52%) Network Management
4 8 (14.81%) Data Protection
5 5 (9.26%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (9.26%) Time Management
5 5 (9.26%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL
6 4 (7.41%) ITSM
6 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Service Design
7 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) CCNP
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.26%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (3.70%) CCNA
4 2 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) CISM
5 1 (1.85%) CISSP
5 1 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.85%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.11%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.70%) XenApp
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Cisco
2 17 (31.48%) VMware
3 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.22%) Meraki
5 11 (20.37%) Aruba
6 7 (12.96%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) Avaya
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix
7 5 (9.26%) EMC
8 3 (5.56%) Dell
8 3 (5.56%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.56%) Sophos
9 2 (3.70%) Apple
9 2 (3.70%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.85%) Jaspersoft
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