The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 51 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.27% 4.88% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.21% 28.00% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 14
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 75 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.58% 17.44% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 71
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Tyne and Wear

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 24 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) DHCP
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) JUnit
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (21.43%) Nagios
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) MS Access
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Web Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (21.43%) Django
1 3 (21.43%) Guice
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) Play Framework
1 3 (21.43%) Sensu
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Web Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
2 3 (21.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCTS
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) WSUS
1 3 (21.43%) Ganglia
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) collectd
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 15 days ago