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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.18% 4.50% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.21% 45.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
39 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.91% 10.00% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 24
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £43,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) LAN
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 9 (37.50%) Vyatta
3 9 (37.50%) VyOS
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Dell
3 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 8 (33.33%) Advertising
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (33.33%) High Availability
5 7 (29.17%) F5
5 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (29.17%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (25.00%) QAD
6 6 (25.00%) JD Edwards
6 6 (25.00%) Epicor
6 6 (25.00%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (25.00%) MCSE
6 6 (25.00%) MCSA

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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (20.83%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) ExtremeXOS
6 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Advertising
3 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) iSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
1 11 (45.83%) Windows Server
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) VyOS
3 3 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) High Availability
2 6 (25.00%) ERP
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCSA
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.83%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCSA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSE
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) Dell
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
2 9 (37.50%) Vyatta
3 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) Extreme Networks
3 7 (29.17%) F5
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Epicor
4 6 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 6 (25.00%) QAD
4 6 (25.00%) SAP
5 5 (20.83%) Brocade
6 4 (16.67%) Avaya
7 3 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) Intel
7 3 (12.50%) NetApp
7 3 (12.50%) SonicWALL