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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 29 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.66% 7.49% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 33.33% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 1
Median salary £47,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
35 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.32% 22.46% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 10
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) SolarWinds
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) MCSE
5 11 (42.31%) MCSA
5 11 (42.31%) Dell
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (42.31%) EqualLogic
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 10 (38.46%) LAN
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (34.62%) CCNA
7 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
7 9 (34.62%) F5
7 9 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (34.62%) Extreme Networks
7 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
8 8 (30.77%) Brocade
8 8 (30.77%) Advertising
8 8 (30.77%) VyOS
8 8 (30.77%) Driving Licence
8 8 (30.77%) Vyatta
8 8 (30.77%) High Availability
8 8 (30.77%) Finance

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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) LAN
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) ExtremeXOS
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Advertising
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) EqualLogic
2 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
3 8 (30.77%) Driving Licence
4 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) High Availability
2 4 (15.38%) ERP
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) MCSA
1 11 (42.31%) MCSE
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (34.62%) CCNA
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (26.92%) CCSA
3 7 (26.92%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) SolarWinds
3 11 (42.31%) Dell
4 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 9 (34.62%) Extreme Networks
4 9 (34.62%) F5
5 8 (30.77%) Brocade
5 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 8 (30.77%) Vyatta
6 7 (26.92%) CA
7 6 (23.08%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (15.38%) Epicor
8 4 (15.38%) JD Edwards
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) QAD
8 4 (15.38%) SAP
9 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL