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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.13% 1.82% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.69% 17.39% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 8
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £33,500 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £55,900
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 46 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.96% 10.48% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 100 27 93
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,697 £23,168 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 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 29 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
Liverpool -8 15 £44,000 -14.14% 1
St Helens - 7 £37,500 -
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Firewall
North West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) LAN
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
4 15 (36.59%) WLAN
4 15 (36.59%) Cisco
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (31.71%) Wireless
6 13 (31.71%) Network Design
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (29.27%) Information Security
7 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
7 12 (29.27%) VPN
8 11 (26.83%) Meraki
8 11 (26.83%) Office 365
9 10 (24.39%) Aruba
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (24.39%) HP
9 10 (24.39%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (21.95%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) WAN
10 9 (21.95%) MCSE
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) Avaya
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (19.51%) DNS
11 8 (19.51%) DHCP
11 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.07%) Management Information System

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 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) LAN
2 15 (36.59%) WLAN
3 13 (31.71%) Wireless
4 12 (29.27%) VPN
5 10 (24.39%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (21.95%) WAN
7 8 (19.51%) DHCP
7 8 (19.51%) DNS
8 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (12.20%) MPLS
8 5 (12.20%) Network Security
9 4 (9.76%) Internet
10 3 (7.32%) DSL
10 3 (7.32%) IP Telephony
10 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
10 3 (7.32%) SAN
10 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
10 3 (7.32%) VLAN
10 3 (7.32%) VoIP
10 3 (7.32%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) IT Support
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) ICT Support
3 6 (14.63%) Network Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Network Support
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) IT Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) WLAN Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Replication
3 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.76%) iPad
4 3 (7.32%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (7.32%) NHS
5 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Network Design
2 12 (29.27%) Information Security
3 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.63%) Security Management
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 4 (9.76%) Email Filtering
5 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (9.76%) Web Filtering
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
6 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) ITSM
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCSE
3 6 (14.63%) MCITP
4 5 (12.20%) CCNP
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCSA
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) CISM
7 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.63%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco
3 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) Meraki
5 10 (24.39%) Aruba
5 10 (24.39%) HP
6 9 (21.95%) Avaya
7 6 (14.63%) Dell
7 6 (14.63%) SonicWALL
7 6 (14.63%) Sophos
8 4 (9.76%) Citrix
8 4 (9.76%) EMC
9 2 (4.88%) Apple
9 2 (4.88%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
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