The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.88% 4.50% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 26.47% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Median salary £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.18% 17.00% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 19
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newport region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (52.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) Dell
4 10 (40.00%) LAN
4 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (36.00%) MCSE
5 9 (36.00%) MCSA
5 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (36.00%) EqualLogic
6 8 (32.00%) Vyatta
6 8 (32.00%) F5
6 8 (32.00%) Extreme Networks
6 8 (32.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (32.00%) VyOS
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) Advertising
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (28.00%) WAN
7 7 (28.00%) CCNA
7 7 (28.00%) High Availability
7 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) Brocade

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 8 (32.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (28.00%) WAN
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) SAN
4 3 (12.00%) VoIP
5 2 (8.00%) ExtremeXOS
5 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Advertising
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) EqualLogic
2 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) VyOS
3 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) High Availability
2 5 (20.00%) ERP
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) SIEM
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (36.00%) MCSA
2 9 (36.00%) MCSE
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (16.00%) CCSA
4 4 (16.00%) CCSE
5 3 (12.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) Dell
5 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (32.00%) Extreme Networks
5 8 (32.00%) F5
5 8 (32.00%) Vyatta
6 6 (24.00%) Brocade
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Epicor
7 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
7 5 (20.00%) Juniper
7 5 (20.00%) QAD
7 5 (20.00%) SAP
8 4 (16.00%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (12.00%) CA
9 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
10 2 (8.00%) Avaya
11 1 (4.00%) Intel