The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 29 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.35% 0.68% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 4.55% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,792
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +17.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,500 £28,358
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,500 £42,358
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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
30 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.49% 14.97% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 19
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (51.72%) CCNP
4 14 (48.28%) Windows
5 13 (44.83%) Wireless
5 13 (44.83%) VMware
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
6 12 (41.38%) CCNA
7 11 (37.93%) WAN
7 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
8 10 (34.48%) SLA
8 10 (34.48%) LAN
8 10 (34.48%) ITIL
8 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
8 10 (34.48%) Network Management
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (31.03%) Dell
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
11 7 (24.14%) EqualLogic
11 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (24.14%) Dell Compellent
12 5 (17.24%) Terminal Services
13 4 (13.79%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
1 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Wireless
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 10 (34.48%) LAN
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (13.79%) HSRP
5 4 (13.79%) VLAN
5 4 (13.79%) VRRP
6 3 (10.34%) OSPF
6 3 (10.34%) BGP
6 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
6 3 (10.34%) RIP
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
1 14 (48.28%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) EqualLogic
1 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
1 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
1 10 (34.48%) Network Management
2 2 (6.90%) Information Security
3 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Product Management
3 1 (3.45%) SIEM
3 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security
3 1 (3.45%) Line Management
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (51.72%) CCNP
3 12 (41.38%) CCNA
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
4 9 (31.03%) Dell
5 7 (24.14%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) ProCurve
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix
9 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.45%) Qualys
9 1 (3.45%) Veeam
9 1 (3.45%) Acronis
9 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 days ago