The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 2 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 34.38% 3.70% 16.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.93% 5.56% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 9
Median salary £45,000 £29,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -34.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £31,100 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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 Rochdale region.

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 90.63% 66.67% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 36 44
Median salary £46,000 £58,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Firewall
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Rochdale

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (80.77%) Internet
2 16 (61.54%) BGP
3 15 (57.69%) DNS
4 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 12 (46.15%) SCOM
5 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 11 (42.31%) Juniper
6 11 (42.31%) Nagios
6 11 (42.31%) Ericsson
6 11 (42.31%) Cisco
6 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
6 11 (42.31%) ZyXEL
6 11 (42.31%) Huawei
6 11 (42.31%) Brocade
6 11 (42.31%) OpenNMS
6 11 (42.31%) Foundry
6 11 (42.31%) Network Management
7 10 (38.46%) OSPF
8 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
8 9 (34.62%) TACACS
8 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (34.62%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) IPv6
8 9 (34.62%) Perl
8 9 (34.62%) PHP
8 9 (34.62%) Python
8 9 (34.62%) Broadband
8 9 (34.62%) VoIP
8 9 (34.62%) Ethernet

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (11.54%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Internet
2 16 (61.54%) BGP
3 15 (57.69%) DNS
4 10 (38.46%) OSPF
5 9 (34.62%) Broadband
5 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
5 9 (34.62%) IPv6
5 9 (34.62%) TACACS
5 9 (34.62%) VoIP
5 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (30.77%) HSRP
6 8 (30.77%) Junos
6 8 (30.77%) LLU
6 8 (30.77%) MRTG
6 8 (30.77%) SNMP
6 8 (30.77%) VLAN
6 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 8 (30.77%) VRRP
7 7 (26.92%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (23.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall Support
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Designer
3 5 (19.23%) IT Support
3 5 (19.23%) Lead Designer
3 5 (19.23%) Network Designer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Senior DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
4 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Network Management
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Network Planning
4 6 (23.08%) Change Control
4 6 (23.08%) Coaching
4 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 6 (23.08%) Network Design
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Perl
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNP
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (23.08%) SLA
3 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) SCOM
2 11 (42.31%) Nagios
2 11 (42.31%) OpenNMS
3 9 (34.62%) Puppet
3 9 (34.62%) RANCID
3 9 (34.62%) SCCM
4 8 (30.77%) Cacti
5 6 (23.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Brocade
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
1 11 (42.31%) Ericsson
1 11 (42.31%) Foundry
1 11 (42.31%) Huawei
1 11 (42.31%) Juniper
1 11 (42.31%) ZyXEL
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago