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 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 42 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.89% 1.61% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.80% 14.29% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 10
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 56 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.71% 11.27% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 96 36 91
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 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
Liverpool -7 14 £40,000 -30.43% 2
St Helens -1 4 £32,000 -44.34%
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 15 (48.39%) VMware
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) VPN
5 12 (38.71%) LAN
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (38.71%) Information Security
6 11 (35.48%) Office 365
7 10 (32.26%) HP
8 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
8 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (29.03%) MCSE
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 9 (29.03%) Avaya
8 9 (29.03%) Wireless
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (25.81%) WLAN
9 8 (25.81%) Cisco
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
10 7 (22.58%) Finance
10 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (22.58%) Network Design
10 7 (22.58%) Meraki
11 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (19.35%) MCITP
11 6 (19.35%) Replication

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 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) LAN
1 12 (38.71%) VPN
2 9 (29.03%) Wireless
3 8 (25.81%) WLAN
4 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (16.13%) DHCP
5 5 (16.13%) DNS
5 5 (16.13%) MPLS
6 3 (9.68%) DSL
6 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
6 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
6 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
6 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) VPLS
7 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security
7 2 (6.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) IT Support
3 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) ICT Support
3 6 (19.35%) Network Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Network Support
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Support Technician
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Replication
3 4 (12.90%) iPad
4 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
4 3 (9.68%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Information Security
2 7 (22.58%) Network Design
3 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.90%) Email Filtering
4 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (12.90%) Security Management
4 4 (12.90%) Web Filtering
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) MCSE
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCITP
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) CISM
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) HP
4 9 (29.03%) Avaya
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
6 7 (22.58%) Meraki
7 6 (19.35%) Aruba
7 6 (19.35%) Dell
7 6 (19.35%) SonicWALL
7 6 (19.35%) Sophos
8 3 (9.68%) Citrix
8 3 (9.68%) EMC
9 2 (6.45%) Apple
10 1 (3.23%) Jaspersoft
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