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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.01% 2.55% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 20.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 11
Median salary £35,000 £29,500 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% +3.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,225 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
112 95 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.02% 12.75% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 98 79 94
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,225 £41,405 £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 29 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 29 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
Tyne and Wear +6 18 £35,600 +29.45%
Durham +18 15 £27,500 - 2
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 19 (40.43%) Windows
3 17 (36.17%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (29.79%) VoIP
4 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
5 13 (27.66%) CCNP
5 13 (27.66%) LAN
5 13 (27.66%) Wireless
6 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
6 12 (25.53%) WAN
7 11 (23.40%) VPN
7 11 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (21.28%) CCNA
8 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
9 9 (19.15%) BGP
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.15%) F5
10 8 (17.02%) Network Security
11 7 (14.89%) Finance
11 7 (14.89%) DNS
11 7 (14.89%) Linux
11 7 (14.89%) ITIL
11 7 (14.89%) OSPF
11 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
12 6 (12.77%) vSphere
12 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
13 5 (10.64%) Blue Coat
13 5 (10.64%) ProxySG
13 5 (10.64%) BIG-IP

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 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) VoIP
2 13 (27.66%) LAN
2 13 (27.66%) Wireless
3 12 (25.53%) WAN
4 11 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (23.40%) VPN
5 9 (19.15%) BGP
6 8 (17.02%) Network Security
7 7 (14.89%) DNS
7 7 (14.89%) OSPF
8 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.64%) BIG-IP
10 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
10 4 (8.51%) LDAP
10 4 (8.51%) MPLS
10 4 (8.51%) SAN
11 3 (6.38%) Cisco Wireless
12 2 (4.26%) DHCP
13 1 (2.13%) IPsec
13 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MySQL
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) Redis
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.13%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Network Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Network Support
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.13%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.13%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) CentOS
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 4 (8.51%) Change Control
2 4 (8.51%) Email Filtering
2 4 (8.51%) Information Security
2 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (8.51%) Web Filtering
3 3 (6.38%) Data Management
3 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.38%) SIEM
3 3 (6.38%) Validation
4 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.26%) Information Governance
4 2 (4.26%) Line Management
5 1 (2.13%) DevOps
5 1 (2.13%) High Availability
5 1 (2.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PHP
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.66%) CCNP
3 10 (21.28%) CCNA
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) CCSA
6 2 (4.26%) CCSE
6 2 (4.26%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
3 5 (10.64%) ProxySG
4 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.38%) iptables
6 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.13%) Gluster
7 1 (2.13%) LXC
7 1 (2.13%) NFS
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Graphite
2 1 (2.13%) Graylog
2 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.13%) Icinga
2 1 (2.13%) logstash
2 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Salt
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Cisco
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
4 9 (19.15%) F5
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
6 5 (10.64%) Avaya
6 5 (10.64%) Blue Coat
6 5 (10.64%) Juniper
6 5 (10.64%) Nortel
6 5 (10.64%) Sophos
7 4 (8.51%) Aruba
8 3 (6.38%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) Citrix
9 1 (2.13%) EMC
9 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.13%) NetApp
9 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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