The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 45 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.39% 1.38% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.81% 14.71% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 14
Average salary £27,500 £33,750 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -10.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,250 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 34 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.45% 9.37% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 57
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 32 (59.26%) MS Exchange
4 27 (50.00%) Cisco
5 26 (48.15%) VMware
6 23 (42.59%) SAN
7 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (37.04%) Linux
10 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
10 19 (35.19%) NetApp
10 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
11 17 (31.48%) SQL
12 16 (29.63%) ITIL
12 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (25.93%) Lync
13 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
13 14 (25.93%) MCSE
13 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
14 13 (24.07%) WAN
14 13 (24.07%) LAN
14 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (22.22%) MCSA
15 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (20.37%) Replication

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (25.93%) Lync
5 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
5 11 (20.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (11.11%) IIS
7 4 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) LAN
2 13 (24.07%) WAN
3 11 (20.37%) DNS
3 11 (20.37%) DHCP
4 9 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (12.96%) NAS
6 6 (11.11%) VPN
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.41%) MPLS
8 3 (5.56%) OSPF
8 3 (5.56%) BGP
8 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
8 3 (5.56%) IGRP
8 3 (5.56%) TACACS
8 3 (5.56%) H.323
8 3 (5.56%) IKE
8 3 (5.56%) IPX
8 3 (5.56%) IPX/SPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Field Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Web Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Technical Support
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support
8 3 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
8 3 (5.56%) Managed Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Blackberry
1 11 (20.37%) Replication
1 11 (20.37%) Open Source
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) HACMP
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (37.04%) Linux
5 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.96%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.70%) AIX
9 2 (3.70%) Solaris
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
5 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
8 2 (3.70%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.70%) Workflow
8 2 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.93%) MCSE
3 12 (22.22%) MCSA
4 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (9.26%) MCP
6 5 (9.26%) CCNA
7 3 (5.56%) MCTS
7 3 (5.56%) MCITP
8 2 (3.70%) IBM AIX Certification
9 1 (1.85%) Degree
9 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.26%) XenApp
4 5 (9.26%) XenServer
5 3 (5.56%) vSphere
6 2 (3.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco
2 26 (48.15%) VMware
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 19 (35.19%) NetApp
5 11 (20.37%) EMC
6 7 (12.96%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix
8 4 (7.41%) Dell
9 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.70%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.70%) IBM
10 2 (3.70%) CA
10 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago