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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 51 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37% 8.37% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 62.50% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £48,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
41 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.82% 13.40% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 24
Average salary £30,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) Server Building
7 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) PSTN
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Managed Services Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) BCP
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) iptables
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Draytek
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat