The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 50 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.34% 0.53% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.80% 7.14% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 7
Median salary £38,500 £30,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.22% -10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,500 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Firewall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 56 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.48% 7.41% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 108 41 75
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Firewall
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the North East region.

Firewall Salary Trend in the North East

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the North East

Firewall
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 22 £36,250 +18.85% 9
Durham - 9 £42,500 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 44 (61.97%) Cisco
2 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (33.80%) LAN
4 22 (30.99%) Windows
5 20 (28.17%) WAN
5 20 (28.17%) VMware
6 19 (26.76%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (25.35%) VoIP
8 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.94%) CCNP
8 17 (23.94%) CCNA
9 15 (21.13%) Wireless
9 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
10 14 (19.72%) Linux
11 13 (18.31%) VPN
11 13 (18.31%) BGP
11 13 (18.31%) Information Security
12 12 (16.90%) Change Control
13 11 (15.49%) vSphere
13 11 (15.49%) Network Security
13 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.08%) DNS
14 10 (14.08%) Degree
15 9 (12.68%) SolarWinds
15 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
15 9 (12.68%) CheckPoint
15 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
16 8 (11.27%) HP
16 8 (11.27%) OSPF
17 7 (9.86%) F5

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (8.45%) nginx
2 3 (4.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (33.80%) LAN
2 20 (28.17%) WAN
3 19 (26.76%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (25.35%) VoIP
5 15 (21.13%) Wireless
6 13 (18.31%) BGP
6 13 (18.31%) VPN
7 11 (15.49%) Network Security
7 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
8 10 (14.08%) DNS
9 8 (11.27%) OSPF
10 7 (9.86%) LDAP
11 6 (8.45%) DHCP
12 5 (7.04%) MPLS
12 5 (7.04%) SSH
13 4 (5.63%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
13 4 (5.63%) FWSM
13 4 (5.63%) IPsec
14 3 (4.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.63%) Redis
2 4 (5.63%) TokuMX
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.49%) Analyst
2 11 (15.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Network Support
3 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) IT Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Security Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Information Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.41%) OGRE
2 1 (1.41%) RESTful
2 1 (1.41%) SOAP
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) PKI
7 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.41%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.41%) NHS
7 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
3 14 (19.72%) Linux
4 7 (9.86%) CentOS
5 4 (5.63%) Unix
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Information Security
2 12 (16.90%) Change Control
3 6 (8.45%) ITIL
4 5 (7.04%) Security Operations
4 5 (7.04%) Service Management
5 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.63%) Email Filtering
5 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.63%) Web Filtering
6 3 (4.23%) Analytics
6 3 (4.23%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.23%) SIEM
7 2 (2.82%) Information Governance
7 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) PHP
1 4 (5.63%) Python
2 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.94%) CCNA
2 17 (23.94%) CCNP
3 10 (14.08%) Degree
4 7 (9.86%) CISM
5 6 (8.45%) CISA
5 6 (8.45%) CISSP
6 5 (7.04%) CEH
6 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.04%) SANS
6 5 (7.04%) SSCP
7 3 (4.23%) MCSE
8 2 (2.82%) MCP
8 2 (2.82%) MCSA
9 1 (1.41%) CCSA
9 1 (1.41%) CCSE
9 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.41%) MCITP
9 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) BS7799
3 1 (1.41%) ISO27002
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) vSphere
2 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.04%) NFS
4 4 (5.63%) Gluster
4 4 (5.63%) LXC
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.23%) iptables
5 3 (4.23%) ProxySG
6 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.41%) Firmware
7 1 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Puppet
2 5 (7.04%) Ansible
2 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.04%) Salt
3 4 (5.63%) Graphite
3 4 (5.63%) Graylog
3 4 (5.63%) HAProxy
3 4 (5.63%) Icinga
3 4 (5.63%) logstash
3 4 (5.63%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.82%) OpenView
5 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.41%) Cacti
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) Nessus
5 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.41%) Nmap
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) SCOM
5 1 (1.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Cisco
2 20 (28.17%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.68%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.68%) SolarWinds
5 8 (11.27%) HP
6 7 (9.86%) F5
7 6 (8.45%) Forcepoint
7 6 (8.45%) Intel Security
7 6 (8.45%) Qualys
7 6 (8.45%) Tripwire
8 5 (7.04%) ArcSight
8 5 (7.04%) Juniper
9 4 (5.63%) Aruba
10 3 (4.23%) Avaya
10 3 (4.23%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.23%) Dell
10 3 (4.23%) Nortel
10 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.23%) Sophos
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