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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 45 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.87% 2.08% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.21% 18.39% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 10
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,490 £42,200 £36,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
147 87 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.90% 11.31% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 136 69 75
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,405 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +6 20 £33,500 +3.07% 3
Durham - 17 £27,500 - 3
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 34 (65.38%) Cisco
2 20 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (36.54%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) LAN
5 16 (30.77%) WAN
5 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
6 15 (28.85%) VoIP
6 15 (28.85%) CCNP
6 15 (28.85%) Wireless
6 15 (28.85%) VMware
7 13 (25.00%) CCNA
8 12 (23.08%) VPN
9 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
10 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 10 (19.23%) BGP
10 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 10 (19.23%) Network Security
11 9 (17.31%) F5
11 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
12 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.38%) OSPF
12 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
13 7 (13.46%) vSphere
13 7 (13.46%) DNS
14 6 (11.54%) Finance
14 6 (11.54%) ITIL
15 5 (9.62%) Sophos
15 5 (9.62%) HP
15 5 (9.62%) Nortel

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 (5.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) LAN
2 16 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (30.77%) WAN
3 15 (28.85%) VoIP
3 15 (28.85%) Wireless
4 12 (23.08%) VPN
5 10 (19.23%) BGP
5 10 (19.23%) Network Security
6 8 (15.38%) OSPF
6 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 7 (13.46%) DNS
8 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
9 4 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
9 4 (7.69%) LDAP
9 4 (7.69%) MPLS
9 4 (7.69%) SAN
10 3 (5.77%) FWSM
11 2 (3.85%) DHCP
12 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) Redis
3 1 (1.92%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Network Support
5 6 (11.54%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.92%) OGRE
1 1 (1.92%) RESTful
1 1 (1.92%) SOAP
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.92%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
3 10 (19.23%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) CentOS
4 4 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.54%) ITIL
2 4 (7.69%) Change Control
2 4 (7.69%) Email Filtering
2 4 (7.69%) Information Security
2 4 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (7.69%) Web Filtering
3 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
3 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
3 3 (5.77%) SIEM
3 3 (5.77%) Validation
4 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.85%) Data Management
4 2 (3.85%) Information Governance
4 2 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (1.92%) DevOps
5 1 (1.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) PHP
2 1 (1.92%) Python
2 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) CCNP
3 13 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) CCSA
6 1 (1.92%) CCSE
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCITP
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) vSphere
3 5 (9.62%) ProxySG
4 3 (5.77%) iptables
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.92%) Gluster
6 1 (1.92%) LXC
6 1 (1.92%) NFS
6 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) OpenView
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (1.92%) Graphite
2 1 (1.92%) Graylog
2 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.92%) Icinga
2 1 (1.92%) logstash
2 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) Salt
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Cisco
2 15 (28.85%) VMware
3 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
4 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.31%) F5
6 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 5 (9.62%) Avaya
7 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
7 5 (9.62%) HP
7 5 (9.62%) Juniper
7 5 (9.62%) Nortel
7 5 (9.62%) Sophos
8 4 (7.69%) Aruba
9 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.85%) NetScout
11 1 (1.92%) Citrix
11 1 (1.92%) EMC
11 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.92%) NetApp
11 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 15 days ago