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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.44% 3.23% 4.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 18.52% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 14
Average salary £28,780 £41,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.80% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
72 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.39% 17.46% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 75 59
Average salary £34,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 21 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (33.33%) Open Source
7 9 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (33.33%) DNS
7 9 (33.33%) SAN
7 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 8 (29.63%) DHCP
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (22.22%) Project Management
10 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
11 5 (18.52%) WSUS
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (18.52%) HP
11 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
12 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (29.63%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) HSRP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) Frame Relay
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) POP3
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Web Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Support
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Field Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Support
8 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Support
8 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) MCTS
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
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