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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 46 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.49% 1.62% 4.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 15.25% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 20
Average salary £33,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
35 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.73% 10.63% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 73
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 7 (36.84%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (26.32%) Network Security
8 5 (26.32%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 3 (15.79%) CMS
3 3 (15.79%) Zope
3 3 (15.79%) Plone
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) LAN
1 7 (36.84%) WAN
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (26.32%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) SSL
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) PSTN
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) MariaDB
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Field Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) qmail
4 3 (15.79%) Postfix
4 3 (15.79%) Varnish
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) HAProxy
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) systemd
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (21.05%) WatchGuard
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) F5
7 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Draytek
8 1 (5.26%) EMC
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