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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 61 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.21% 1.29% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% 14.71% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 10
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £31,250 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,049 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
144 68 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.78% 8.75% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 129 43 62
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +20.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +7 20 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Durham - 5 £40,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 42 (65.63%) Cisco
2 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (35.94%) LAN
3 23 (35.94%) Windows
4 20 (31.25%) VoIP
4 20 (31.25%) WAN
5 19 (29.69%) VMware
5 19 (29.69%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (28.13%) CCNP
7 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
8 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (23.44%) Wireless
10 14 (21.88%) CCNA
11 12 (18.75%) BGP
11 12 (18.75%) Linux
12 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.19%) VPN
12 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds
12 11 (17.19%) vSphere
12 11 (17.19%) Network Security
13 10 (15.63%) F5
13 10 (15.63%) Information Security
14 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
15 8 (12.50%) OSPF
15 8 (12.50%) DNS
15 8 (12.50%) Change Control
15 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
16 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 7 (10.94%) Finance
16 7 (10.94%) Active Directory

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 3 (4.69%) nginx
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) LAN
2 20 (31.25%) VoIP
2 20 (31.25%) WAN
3 19 (29.69%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (23.44%) Wireless
5 12 (18.75%) BGP
6 11 (17.19%) Network Security
6 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
6 11 (17.19%) VPN
7 8 (12.50%) DNS
7 8 (12.50%) OSPF
8 6 (9.38%) BIG-IP
9 5 (7.81%) LDAP
10 4 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (6.25%) DHCP
10 4 (6.25%) Ethernet
10 4 (6.25%) MPLS
11 3 (4.69%) FWSM
11 3 (4.69%) SAN
11 3 (4.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.69%) Redis
2 3 (4.69%) TokuMX
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Network Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Network Support
4 8 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Cisco Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Network Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Information Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.56%) OGRE
2 1 (1.56%) RESTful
2 1 (1.56%) SOAP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.56%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.75%) Linux
4 5 (7.81%) CentOS
5 4 (6.25%) Unix
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Information Security
2 8 (12.50%) Change Control
3 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 4 (6.25%) Email Filtering
3 4 (6.25%) ITIL
3 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (6.25%) Service Management
3 4 (6.25%) Web Filtering
4 3 (4.69%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (4.69%) Data Protection
4 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
4 3 (4.69%) SIEM
5 2 (3.13%) Information Governance
5 2 (3.13%) Line Management
5 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.13%) Security Operations
5 2 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) PHP
1 3 (4.69%) Python
2 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (28.13%) CCNP
3 14 (21.88%) CCNA
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 5 (7.81%) CISM
6 4 (6.25%) CISA
6 4 (6.25%) CISSP
7 3 (4.69%) CEH
7 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.69%) SANS
7 3 (4.69%) SSCP
8 2 (3.13%) MCSE
9 1 (1.56%) CCSA
9 1 (1.56%) CCSE
9 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.56%) MCITP
9 1 (1.56%) MCP
9 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) BS7799
3 1 (1.56%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) vSphere
2 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.38%) ProxySG
4 3 (4.69%) Gluster
4 3 (4.69%) LXC
4 3 (4.69%) NFS
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.13%) iptables
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Ansible
2 3 (4.69%) Graphite
2 3 (4.69%) Graylog
2 3 (4.69%) HAProxy
2 3 (4.69%) Icinga
2 3 (4.69%) logstash
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.69%) Salt
2 3 (4.69%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.13%) OpenView
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.56%) Nessus
4 1 (1.56%) Nmap
4 1 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) Cisco
2 19 (29.69%) VMware
3 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.19%) SolarWinds
5 10 (15.63%) F5
6 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
7 7 (10.94%) HP
8 6 (9.38%) Avaya
8 6 (9.38%) Blue Coat
8 6 (9.38%) Juniper
8 6 (9.38%) Nortel
8 6 (9.38%) Sophos
9 4 (6.25%) Aruba
9 4 (6.25%) Forcepoint
9 4 (6.25%) Intel Security
10 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
10 3 (4.69%) Qualys
10 3 (4.69%) Tripwire
11 2 (3.13%) Citrix
11 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
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