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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 55 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.51% 2.54% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.49% 22.99% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 11
Median salary £38,500 £30,000 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,845 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,363 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.67% +10.38%
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
102 87 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.78% 11.04% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 89 67 87
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,462 £50,000
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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Durham +2 12 £27,500 - 4
Tyne and Wear -1 12 £40,000 +45.45% 9
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (27.50%) VoIP
5 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (22.50%) VMware
6 9 (22.50%) F5
7 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.00%) Linux
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 7 (17.50%) VPN
8 7 (17.50%) BGP
8 7 (17.50%) Wireless
8 7 (17.50%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) OSPF
9 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.50%) Nortel
10 5 (12.50%) DNS
10 5 (12.50%) Unix
10 5 (12.50%) MS Office
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 5 (12.50%) Avaya
10 5 (12.50%) Juniper
10 5 (12.50%) Sophos
10 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.50%) Blue Coat
10 5 (12.50%) ProxySG

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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) VoIP
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) BGP
3 7 (17.50%) VPN
3 7 (17.50%) Wireless
4 6 (15.00%) OSPF
5 5 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 5 (12.50%) DNS
6 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (10.00%) LAN
6 4 (10.00%) LDAP
6 4 (10.00%) MPLS
6 4 (10.00%) SAN
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.50%) NAS
7 3 (7.50%) Network Security
7 3 (7.50%) WAN
8 1 (2.50%) IPsec
8 1 (2.50%) Skype
8 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Redis
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Unix
5 4 (10.00%) CentOS
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Change Control
2 4 (10.00%) Email Filtering
2 4 (10.00%) Information Security
2 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (10.00%) SIEM
2 4 (10.00%) Web Filtering
3 3 (7.50%) Data Management
3 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.50%) Validation
4 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (2.50%) Data Security
5 1 (2.50%) DevOps
5 1 (2.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
5 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CCSA
5 2 (5.00%) CCSE
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 3 (7.50%) iptables
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Gluster
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) LXC
4 1 (2.50%) NFS
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Graphite
2 1 (2.50%) Graylog
2 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.50%) Icinga
2 1 (2.50%) logstash
2 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Salt
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 10 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (22.50%) F5
3 9 (22.50%) VMware
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.50%) Avaya
5 5 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 5 (12.50%) Juniper
5 5 (12.50%) Nortel
5 5 (12.50%) Sophos
6 4 (10.00%) Aruba
6 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.50%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) NetApp
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) ThinPrint
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £33,963 - 37,191 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North East England
Amoria Bond
Salary: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,255 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Darlington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £26,500 + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 26 days ago