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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 26 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.10% 9.95% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.50% 33.33% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 7
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
40 57 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.78% 29.84% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 15
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newport region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) SolarWinds
3 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) MCSE
5 11 (42.31%) MCSA
5 11 (42.31%) LAN
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%) F5
6 10 (38.46%) Extreme Networks
6 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (38.46%) CCNA
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 9 (34.62%) Finance
7 9 (34.62%) Advertising
7 9 (34.62%) Juniper
7 9 (34.62%) Vyatta
7 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
7 9 (34.62%) VyOS
7 9 (34.62%) Driving Licence
7 9 (34.62%) High Availability

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%) 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 11 (42.31%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
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 9 (34.62%) Advertising
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) EqualLogic
2 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (34.62%) Driving Licence
3 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) High Availability
2 4 (15.38%) ERP
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Network Design
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 10 (38.46%) CCNA
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (30.77%) CCSA
3 8 (30.77%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) SolarWinds
3 11 (42.31%) Dell
4 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 10 (38.46%) Extreme Networks
4 10 (38.46%) F5
5 9 (34.62%) Brocade
5 9 (34.62%) Juniper
5 9 (34.62%) Vyatta
6 8 (30.77%) 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