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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 56 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.19% 5.60% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.03% 43.82% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 9
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £50,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
59 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.95% 12.79% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 52
Average salary £30,875 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,050 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 11 £24,000 -12.72% 1
Durham -4 2 £30,000 -
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (14.29%) NAS
7 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) Presales
7 3 (14.29%) SLA
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) IIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) NAS
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) MPLS
4 2 (9.52%) PSTN
4 2 (9.52%) SNMP
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Server Support
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Data Management
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (9.52%) BCP
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (9.52%) Server Building
3 2 (9.52%) SIEM
3 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) CCSA
4 1 (4.76%) CCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) iptables
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) CheckPoint
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) Draytek
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Lumension
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Trustwave
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