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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 4 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 42.37% 16.67% 18.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.37% 20.00% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 7
Median salary £40,000 £20,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
59 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 100.00% 83.33% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 30
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 53 (79.10%) Internet
2 52 (77.61%) Active Directory
3 43 (64.18%) DNS
4 39 (58.21%) VMware
5 35 (52.24%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (52.24%) Cisco
6 33 (49.25%) CCNP
6 33 (49.25%) PCI DSS
7 32 (47.76%) Windows
8 31 (46.27%) Juniper
9 29 (43.28%) Wi-Fi
10 28 (41.79%) PowerShell
10 28 (41.79%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (40.30%) Python
11 27 (40.30%) WAN
12 26 (38.81%) Configuration Management
12 26 (38.81%) Puppet
12 26 (38.81%) Amazon EC2
12 26 (38.81%) Amazon S3
13 25 (37.31%) Network Management
14 23 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (34.33%) Huawei
14 23 (34.33%) TACACS
14 23 (34.33%) Ericsson
14 23 (34.33%) Ethernet
14 23 (34.33%) Broadband
15 22 (32.84%) Perl
15 22 (32.84%) SCCM
16 21 (31.34%) OpenNMS
16 21 (31.34%) Nagios

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 (14.93%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (38.81%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (38.81%) Amazon S3
3 16 (23.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (11.94%) Office 365
5 3 (4.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.48%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (4.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.48%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (79.10%) Internet
2 43 (64.18%) DNS
3 29 (43.28%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (40.30%) WAN
5 23 (34.33%) Broadband
5 23 (34.33%) Ethernet
5 23 (34.33%) TACACS
6 19 (28.36%) LAN
7 16 (23.88%) MPLS
8 14 (20.90%) BGP
9 11 (16.42%) Asterisk PBX
9 11 (16.42%) IPv6
9 11 (16.42%) SAN
9 11 (16.42%) VoIP
10 10 (14.93%) NAS
11 8 (11.94%) MRTG
11 8 (11.94%) SNMP
12 5 (7.46%) IPsec
12 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
13 2 (2.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Linux Support
3 13 (19.40%) Linux Support Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Senior Linux Support
3 13 (19.40%) Senior Support Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Windows Support Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) Designer
4 11 (16.42%) Network Designer
5 10 (14.93%) Administrator
5 10 (14.93%) DBA
5 10 (14.93%) Senior DBA
5 10 (14.93%) Senior SQL DBA
5 10 (14.93%) SQL DBA
6 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) Web Services
2 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
2 5 (7.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Windows
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 18 (26.87%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Configuration Management
2 25 (37.31%) Network Management
3 17 (25.37%) Mentoring
4 13 (19.40%) Capacity Management
4 13 (19.40%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (19.40%) Load Testing
4 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
5 11 (16.42%) Network Design
5 11 (16.42%) Network Planning
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.93%) Customer Engagement
6 10 (14.93%) Data Architecture
6 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
6 10 (14.93%) DevOps
6 10 (14.93%) ITIL
6 10 (14.93%) Scrum
6 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.43%) Coaching
7 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) PowerShell
2 27 (40.30%) Python
3 22 (32.84%) Perl
4 19 (28.36%) SQL
5 9 (13.43%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (52.24%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (49.25%) CCNP
3 14 (20.90%) JNCIP
4 10 (14.93%) CCNA
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CCA
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (49.25%) PCI DSS
2 10 (14.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (77.61%) Active Directory
2 23 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.88%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.93%) VMware ESX
4 10 (14.93%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.46%) vCloud
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (38.81%) Puppet
2 22 (32.84%) SCCM
3 21 (31.34%) Nagios
3 21 (31.34%) OpenNMS
4 17 (25.37%) RANCID
5 10 (14.93%) SCOM
6 9 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (11.94%) Cacti
8 5 (7.46%) Ansible
8 5 (7.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) VMware
2 35 (52.24%) Cisco
3 31 (46.27%) Juniper
4 23 (34.33%) Ericsson
4 23 (34.33%) Huawei
5 11 (16.42%) Brocade
5 11 (16.42%) Foundry
5 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.42%) ZyXEL
6 9 (13.43%) Zerto
7 8 (11.94%) SonicWALL
8 5 (7.46%) Veeam
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix
9 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.49%) Apple
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary & Excellent benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago