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 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
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 3 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 44.44% 20.41% 23.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.07% 25.64% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 8
Median salary £40,000 £20,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £20,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £24,600 £33,250
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 Rochdale region.

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 98.61% 79.59% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 26
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 61 (79.22%) Internet
2 54 (70.13%) Active Directory
3 50 (64.94%) DNS
4 45 (58.44%) VMware
5 43 (55.84%) Cisco
6 39 (50.65%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (48.05%) CCNP
7 37 (48.05%) Juniper
8 36 (46.75%) PCI DSS
9 35 (45.45%) Windows
10 33 (42.86%) WAN
11 32 (41.56%) Python
11 32 (41.56%) PowerShell
11 32 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (38.96%) Amazon EC2
12 30 (38.96%) Amazon S3
13 29 (37.66%) Puppet
13 29 (37.66%) Network Management
13 29 (37.66%) Huawei
13 29 (37.66%) Ericsson
13 29 (37.66%) Configuration Management
13 29 (37.66%) Wi-Fi
14 26 (33.77%) Perl
14 26 (33.77%) SQL
15 25 (32.47%) Nagios
15 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (32.47%) SCCM
15 25 (32.47%) OpenNMS
16 23 (29.87%) TACACS
16 23 (29.87%) SQL Server

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 13 (16.88%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
2 6 (7.79%) IIS
3 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (38.96%) Amazon EC2
2 30 (38.96%) Amazon S3
3 17 (22.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (11.69%) Office 365
5 4 (5.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (5.19%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (5.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (5.19%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (79.22%) Internet
2 50 (64.94%) DNS
3 33 (42.86%) WAN
4 29 (37.66%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (29.87%) Broadband
5 23 (29.87%) Ethernet
5 23 (29.87%) TACACS
6 17 (22.08%) LAN
7 16 (20.78%) BGP
7 16 (20.78%) MPLS
8 14 (18.18%) SAN
9 13 (16.88%) Asterisk PBX
9 13 (16.88%) IPv6
9 13 (16.88%) NAS
9 13 (16.88%) VoIP
10 6 (7.79%) IPsec
10 6 (7.79%) MRTG
10 6 (7.79%) OSPF
10 6 (7.79%) SNMP
10 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 13 (16.88%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (16.88%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
1 13 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Network Engineer
2 15 (19.48%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Administrator
4 13 (16.88%) DBA
4 13 (16.88%) Designer
4 13 (16.88%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Linux Support
4 13 (16.88%) Linux Support Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Network Designer
4 13 (16.88%) Senior DBA
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Linux Support
4 13 (16.88%) Senior SQL DBA
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) SQL DBA
4 13 (16.88%) Windows Support Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) Web Services
2 6 (7.79%) .NET
2 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 6 (7.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (45.45%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Configuration Management
1 29 (37.66%) Network Management
2 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
3 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.88%) Capacity Management
3 13 (16.88%) Customer Engagement
3 13 (16.88%) Data Architecture
3 13 (16.88%) Data Modelling
3 13 (16.88%) DevOps
3 13 (16.88%) Load Testing
3 13 (16.88%) Network Design
3 13 (16.88%) Network Planning
3 13 (16.88%) Performance Analysis
3 13 (16.88%) Scrum
3 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.99%) Coaching
4 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.99%) ITIL
5 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) PowerShell
1 32 (41.56%) Python
2 26 (33.77%) Perl
2 26 (33.77%) SQL
3 13 (16.88%) PHP
4 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (50.65%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (48.05%) CCNP
3 16 (20.78%) JNCIP
4 10 (12.99%) CCNA
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCA
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (46.75%) PCI DSS
2 13 (16.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (70.13%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.88%) VMware ESX
4 13 (16.88%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.09%) vSphere
6 6 (7.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) Puppet
2 25 (32.47%) Nagios
2 25 (32.47%) OpenNMS
2 25 (32.47%) SCCM
3 19 (24.68%) RANCID
4 13 (16.88%) SCOM
5 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (7.79%) Ansible
6 6 (7.79%) Cacti
6 6 (7.79%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (58.44%) VMware
2 43 (55.84%) Cisco
3 37 (48.05%) Juniper
4 29 (37.66%) Ericsson
4 29 (37.66%) Huawei
5 19 (24.68%) Brocade
5 19 (24.68%) Foundry
5 19 (24.68%) ZyXEL
6 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.99%) Zerto
8 8 (10.39%) SonicWALL
9 6 (7.79%) Veeam
10 4 (5.19%) Citrix
10 4 (5.19%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.30%) Apple
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary & Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33867 - £41653 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago