The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 42 41 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.78% 5.15% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.65% 23.08% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 19
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +44.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,750 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,250 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 182 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.40% 22.33% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 112 111 124
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northamptonshire region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Northampton +1 26 £43,500 -3.33% 5
Kettering - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 48 (82.76%) Cisco
2 44 (75.86%) WAN
3 43 (74.14%) LAN
3 43 (74.14%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (58.62%) CCNA
5 33 (56.90%) SAN
6 30 (51.72%) SolarWinds
7 28 (48.28%) Data Centre
8 27 (46.55%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (46.55%) Cisco Prime
9 26 (44.83%) Migration
9 26 (44.83%) Wireshark
9 26 (44.83%) Cisco IOS
9 26 (44.83%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 21 (36.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (31.03%) CCNP
11 18 (31.03%) NX-OS
12 16 (27.59%) ITIL
13 12 (20.69%) DHCP
13 12 (20.69%) DNS
14 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
14 11 (18.97%) VLAN
15 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.52%) VoIP
16 9 (15.52%) WLAN
17 8 (13.79%) Wireless
17 8 (13.79%) Windows
17 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
18 7 (12.07%) PBX
18 7 (12.07%) SCCM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (75.86%) WAN
2 43 (74.14%) LAN
3 33 (56.90%) SAN
4 27 (46.55%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (44.83%) Cisco IOS
5 26 (44.83%) Wireshark
6 21 (36.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (31.03%) NX-OS
8 12 (20.69%) DHCP
8 12 (20.69%) DNS
9 11 (18.97%) VLAN
10 9 (15.52%) VoIP
10 9 (15.52%) WLAN
11 8 (13.79%) Wireless
12 7 (12.07%) PBX
13 5 (8.62%) Unified Communications
14 4 (6.90%) VPN
15 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
15 2 (3.45%) FTP
15 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.72%) Back Office
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Network Support
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (18.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Information Security Specialist
9 3 (5.17%) Information Specialist
9 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Security Specialist
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) IT Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) IT Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) IT Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.45%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
2 3 (5.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 26 (44.83%) Migration
2 16 (27.59%) ITIL
3 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security
3 6 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (8.62%) Service Design
5 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
5 3 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (5.17%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.17%) Security Testing
5 3 (5.17%) SEO
5 3 (5.17%) SIEM
6 2 (3.45%) High Availability
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.45%) Network Management
6 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (58.62%) CCNA
3 18 (31.03%) CCNP
4 6 (10.34%) CISSP
5 3 (5.17%) CCIE
5 3 (5.17%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (5.17%) MCITP
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.17%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CCENT
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (46.55%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (12.07%) SCCM
3 3 (5.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 2 (3.45%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Cisco
2 30 (51.72%) SolarWinds
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.34%) VMware
5 5 (8.62%) NetApp
6 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.17%) F5
6 3 (5.17%) Google
6 3 (5.17%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) Meraki
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel
7 2 (3.45%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto
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