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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 2 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 38 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 49.35% 18.46% 17.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.58% 25.00% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 8
Median salary £50,500 £31,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.90% -34.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £31,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
66 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 85.71% 73.85% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 66 40 34
Median salary £55,000 £31,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 42 (80.77%) Internet
2 33 (63.46%) DNS
3 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 27 (51.92%) Cisco
5 26 (50.00%) VMware
6 24 (46.15%) SQL
6 24 (46.15%) PCI DSS
7 23 (44.23%) Juniper
8 20 (38.46%) Ericsson
8 20 (38.46%) Nagios
8 20 (38.46%) BGP
8 20 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 20 (38.46%) Python
8 20 (38.46%) OpenNMS
8 20 (38.46%) Foundry
8 20 (38.46%) Puppet
8 20 (38.46%) Network Management
8 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
8 20 (38.46%) Huawei
8 20 (38.46%) Brocade
8 20 (38.46%) ZyXEL
9 18 (34.62%) SCCM
9 18 (34.62%) SCOM
10 17 (32.69%) CCNP
10 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (32.69%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (30.77%) Windows
11 16 (30.77%) Perl
11 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 16 (30.77%) PowerShell

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 10 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (30.77%) Amazon S3
2 8 (15.38%) Office 365
3 6 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) Internet
2 33 (63.46%) DNS
3 20 (38.46%) BGP
4 17 (32.69%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (26.92%) Broadband
5 14 (26.92%) Ethernet
5 14 (26.92%) IPv6
5 14 (26.92%) OSPF
5 14 (26.92%) TACACS
5 14 (26.92%) VoIP
5 14 (26.92%) WAN
6 12 (23.08%) Asterisk PBX
7 10 (19.23%) IPsec
7 10 (19.23%) NAS
7 10 (19.23%) SAN
7 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 8 (15.38%) MPLS
8 8 (15.38%) SNMP
8 8 (15.38%) VPN
8 8 (15.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Administrator
2 10 (19.23%) DBA
2 10 (19.23%) Designer
2 10 (19.23%) Lead Designer
2 10 (19.23%) Network Designer
2 10 (19.23%) Senior DBA
2 10 (19.23%) Senior SQL DBA
2 10 (19.23%) SQL DBA
3 8 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Firewall Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Firewall Support
4 6 (11.54%) Juniper Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) WAN Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Configuration Management
1 20 (38.46%) Network Management
2 12 (23.08%) Network Planning
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (19.23%) Coaching
3 10 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (19.23%) Data Architecture
3 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
3 10 (19.23%) DevOps
3 10 (19.23%) Network Design
3 10 (19.23%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.54%) Change Control
5 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (11.54%) Service Management
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Python
3 16 (30.77%) Perl
3 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 14 (26.92%) PHP
5 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) CCNP
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (15.38%) JNCIP
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (46.15%) PCI DSS
2 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.23%) VMware ESX
2 10 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.62%) vSphere
6 4 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) Nagios
1 20 (38.46%) OpenNMS
1 20 (38.46%) Puppet
2 18 (34.62%) SCCM
2 18 (34.62%) SCOM
3 14 (26.92%) RANCID
4 8 (15.38%) Cacti
5 6 (11.54%) FortiGate
5 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (7.69%) Ansible
6 4 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco
2 26 (50.00%) VMware
3 23 (44.23%) Juniper
4 20 (38.46%) Brocade
4 20 (38.46%) Ericsson
4 20 (38.46%) Foundry
4 20 (38.46%) Huawei
4 20 (38.46%) ZyXEL
5 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.54%) Zerto
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix
7 4 (7.69%) Veeam
7 4 (7.69%) WatchGuard
8 3 (5.77%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
Rochdale, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago