The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 12 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.82% 7.55% 8.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Median salary £22,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.82% 22.64% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 9
Median salary £20,000 £22,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Oldham

Firewall
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 3 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Skype

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Server Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware