The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 1.49% 4.65% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 22.22% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Firewall
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesbrough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 10.45% 20.93% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 6
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £30,200 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesbrough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Junos
1 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) IBM