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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 65 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.47% 3.35% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.37% 15.83% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 20
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,812 £17,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,950 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
97 139 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.92% 21.19% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 73 127 134
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -17 8 £34,000 -15.00% 8
Durham - 4 - - 1
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) Project Management
7 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) SAN
7 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 6 (25.00%) DHCP
9 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.83%) WSUS
11 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 4 (16.67%) HP
11 4 (16.67%) Citrix
11 4 (16.67%) Open Source
11 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (12.50%) Banking

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) HTTP
6 2 (8.33%) ADSL
6 2 (8.33%) DSL
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Web Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (8.33%) Django
2 2 (8.33%) Guice
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) Play Framework
2 2 (8.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Web Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) Scala
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) Ganglia
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) collectd
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £28,780 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
END.
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago