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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.48% 1.22% 5.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.09% 13.24% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 30
Median salary £35,500 £30,000 £28,780
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +4.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,850 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
89 68 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.38% 9.25% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 85
Median salary £31,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +12 18 £31,875 +32.81% 2
Durham +19 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 30 (53.57%) Cisco
2 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.93%) Windows
4 18 (32.14%) Information Security
5 16 (28.57%) LAN
6 15 (26.79%) MS Office
6 15 (26.79%) VMware
7 14 (25.00%) WAN
8 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
9 12 (21.43%) Tripwire
9 12 (21.43%) Degree
9 12 (21.43%) Qualys
9 12 (21.43%) CISM
9 12 (21.43%) Intel Security
10 11 (19.64%) CISSP
10 11 (19.64%) CISA
10 11 (19.64%) Change Control
11 10 (17.86%) ArcSight
11 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
11 10 (17.86%) Mathematics
11 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (17.86%) vSphere
11 10 (17.86%) HP
11 10 (17.86%) Forcepoint
11 10 (17.86%) SSCP
11 10 (17.86%) VoIP
12 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
12 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (16.07%) Driving Licence

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 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) nginx
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Office
2 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) LAN
2 14 (25.00%) WAN
3 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (17.86%) VoIP
4 7 (12.50%) DHCP
4 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.50%) VPN
5 5 (8.93%) HTTP
5 5 (8.93%) Network Security
6 4 (7.14%) FWSM
6 4 (7.14%) LDAP
6 4 (7.14%) SSH
6 4 (7.14%) VLAN
7 3 (5.36%) BGP
7 3 (5.36%) IPsec
7 3 (5.36%) SAN
8 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.36%) Redis
2 3 (5.36%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Security Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Information Security Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Information Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support
8 3 (5.36%) IT Technician
8 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Support
8 3 (5.36%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior IT Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 10 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 9 (16.07%) Driving Licence
3 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.79%) iPhone
7 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) CentOS
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.57%) Unix
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Information Security
2 11 (19.64%) Change Control
3 8 (14.29%) Service Management
4 7 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
5 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.93%) Contingency Planning
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.14%) Email Filtering
7 4 (7.14%) Web Filtering
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.57%) ITSM
10 1 (1.79%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (1.79%) Network Management
10 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PHP
1 3 (5.36%) Python
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.43%) CISM
2 12 (21.43%) Degree
3 11 (19.64%) CISA
3 11 (19.64%) CISSP
4 10 (17.86%) SSCP
5 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (14.29%) CCNA
7 7 (12.50%) CEH
7 7 (12.50%) SANS
8 6 (10.71%) CCNP
9 5 (8.93%) MCSA
9 5 (8.93%) MCSE
10 2 (3.57%) MCP
10 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.79%) MCT
11 1 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
3 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.79%) BS7799
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) vSphere
2 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.14%) NFS
5 3 (5.36%) Gluster
5 3 (5.36%) LXC
6 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.57%) XenApp
7 1 (1.79%) Firmware
7 1 (1.79%) iptables
7 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Ansible
1 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.14%) Puppet
1 4 (7.14%) Salt
2 3 (5.36%) Graphite
2 3 (5.36%) Graylog
2 3 (5.36%) HAProxy
2 3 (5.36%) Icinga
2 3 (5.36%) logstash
2 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.57%) OpenView
3 2 (3.57%) WSUS
4 1 (1.79%) Cacti
4 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.79%) Nagios
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Cisco
2 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.79%) VMware
4 12 (21.43%) Intel Security
4 12 (21.43%) Qualys
4 12 (21.43%) Tripwire
5 10 (17.86%) ArcSight
5 10 (17.86%) Forcepoint
5 10 (17.86%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.14%) Dell
8 3 (5.36%) Citrix
8 3 (5.36%) Sophos
9 2 (3.57%) AppSense
9 2 (3.57%) IBM
9 2 (3.57%) NetScout
9 2 (3.57%) Splunk
9 2 (3.57%) Symantec
10 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.79%) F5
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