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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 2 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 30 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.54% 13.70% 18.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.15% 18.52% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 10
Median salary £55,000 £31,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £20,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £31,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
65 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 87.84% 73.97% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 65 48 43
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -31.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,050 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 30 (85.71%) Internet
2 22 (62.86%) DNS
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco
3 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) BGP
3 18 (51.43%) PCI DSS
4 16 (45.71%) ZyXEL
4 16 (45.71%) OpenNMS
4 16 (45.71%) Huawei
4 16 (45.71%) Brocade
4 16 (45.71%) Foundry
4 16 (45.71%) Network Management
4 16 (45.71%) Nagios
4 16 (45.71%) Juniper
4 16 (45.71%) Ericsson
4 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
5 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 14 (40.00%) Python
5 14 (40.00%) Puppet
5 14 (40.00%) SCCM
5 14 (40.00%) SCOM
6 13 (37.14%) VMware
7 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (34.29%) OSPF
7 12 (34.29%) TACACS
7 12 (34.29%) Broadband
7 12 (34.29%) Perl
7 12 (34.29%) PHP
7 12 (34.29%) IPv6

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 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon S3
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) Internet
2 22 (62.86%) DNS
3 18 (51.43%) BGP
4 12 (34.29%) Broadband
4 12 (34.29%) Ethernet
4 12 (34.29%) IPv6
4 12 (34.29%) OSPF
4 12 (34.29%) TACACS
4 12 (34.29%) VoIP
4 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 8 (22.86%) HSRP
6 8 (22.86%) Junos
6 8 (22.86%) LLU
6 8 (22.86%) MRTG
6 8 (22.86%) SNMP
6 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (22.86%) VLAN
6 8 (22.86%) VPN
6 8 (22.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Designer
1 8 (22.86%) Lead Designer
1 8 (22.86%) Network Designer
1 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall Support
2 6 (17.14%) Senior DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Senior SQL DBA
2 6 (17.14%) SQL DBA
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) LAMP
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
1 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Network Management
2 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (28.57%) Network Planning
4 8 (22.86%) Coaching
4 8 (22.86%) Network Design
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) Change Control
5 6 (17.14%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) DevOps
5 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Python
3 12 (34.29%) Perl
3 12 (34.29%) PHP
4 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) CCNP
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) JNCIP
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) PCI DSS
2 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
2 6 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) vCloud
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Nagios
1 16 (45.71%) OpenNMS
2 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 14 (40.00%) SCCM
2 14 (40.00%) SCOM
3 12 (34.29%) RANCID
4 8 (22.86%) Cacti
5 6 (17.14%) FortiGate
6 2 (5.71%) Ansible
6 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.71%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Brocade
2 16 (45.71%) Ericsson
2 16 (45.71%) Foundry
2 16 (45.71%) Huawei
2 16 (45.71%) Juniper
2 16 (45.71%) ZyXEL
3 13 (37.14%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.71%) Veeam
5 2 (5.71%) WatchGuard
5 2 (5.71%) Zerto
Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car or car allowance + training
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