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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South Wales / Newport
Rank 28 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.85% 5.31% 13.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 21.15% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 26
Median salary £30,750 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,375 £36,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 19.23% 25.12% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 61
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newport region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (35.29%) IaaS
6 6 (35.29%) SaaS
6 6 (35.29%) PaaS
6 6 (35.29%) F5
6 6 (35.29%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 6 (35.29%) Avaya
6 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
7 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Network Design
7 5 (29.41%) Brocade
7 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (29.41%) Release Management
7 5 (29.41%) CCNA
7 5 (29.41%) Unix
7 5 (29.41%) VyOS
7 5 (29.41%) Vyatta

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 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) IaaS
1 6 (35.29%) PaaS
1 6 (35.29%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (35.29%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) IT Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) VyOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
1 5 (29.41%) Network Design
1 5 (29.41%) Release Management
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) High Availability
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
3 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCSE
3 1 (5.88%) CISA
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) vRealize
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Avaya
3 6 (35.29%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (35.29%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Brocade
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) Vyatta
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
6 3 (17.65%) Epicor
6 3 (17.65%) JD Edwards
6 3 (17.65%) QAD
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 2 (11.76%) Google
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (5.88%) Splunk