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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 52 55 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.83% 1.29% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 13.46% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 21
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £39,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
48 52 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.32% 9.58% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 43 36 65
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
4 15 (55.56%) VMware
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (37.04%) LAN
8 10 (37.04%) WAN
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (29.63%) SAN
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
9 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (25.93%) NetApp
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
12 5 (18.52%) DNS
12 5 (18.52%) SLA
12 5 (18.52%) MySQL
12 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 5 (18.52%) Apache
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
1 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (18.52%) Apache
5 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (11.11%) CMS
5 3 (11.11%) Zope
5 3 (11.11%) Plone
5 3 (11.11%) nginx
6 2 (7.41%) Lync
6 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) LAN
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) SSL
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security
5 3 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (7.41%) OSPF
6 2 (7.41%) BGP
6 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) xDSL
7 1 (3.70%) PABX
7 1 (3.70%) L2TP
7 1 (3.70%) IPsec
7 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
7 3 (11.11%) CentOS
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL
1 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.70%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCIP
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) qmail
4 3 (11.11%) Postfix
4 3 (11.11%) Varnish
5 1 (3.70%) Firmware
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) HAProxy
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) systemd
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) NetApp
5 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (7.41%) CA
8 2 (7.41%) F5
9 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.70%) Draytek
9 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago