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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South Wales / Newport
Rank 29 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.33% 3.05% 10.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.68% 12.20% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 18
Median salary £34,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,025 £41,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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
38 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.27% 25.00% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 41
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 £24,750 £22,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 16 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) Vyatta
4 12 (50.00%) VyOS
5 11 (45.83%) High Availability
5 11 (45.83%) Advertising
5 11 (45.83%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
6 10 (41.67%) Avaya
6 10 (41.67%) VoIP
6 10 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (41.67%) Extreme Networks
6 10 (41.67%) F5
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 9 (37.50%) Network Design
7 9 (37.50%) Brocade
7 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (37.50%) CCNA
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) CCNP
8 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 6 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 6 (25.00%) SaaS
10 6 (25.00%) PaaS

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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) IaaS
1 6 (25.00%) PaaS
1 6 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 10 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (41.67%) VoIP
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Advertising
3 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.83%) VoIP Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) VyOS
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 3 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) High Availability
2 9 (37.50%) Network Design
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
5 3 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNA
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) CCSA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) vRealize
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Vyatta
3 10 (41.67%) Avaya
3 10 (41.67%) Extreme Networks
3 10 (41.67%) F5
4 9 (37.50%) Brocade
4 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) Splunk
7 3 (12.50%) Dell
7 3 (12.50%) Epicor
7 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) Intel
7 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 3 (12.50%) NetApp
7 3 (12.50%) QAD
7 3 (12.50%) SAP