The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 9 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.76% 2.13% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 7.69% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +130.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Salford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 41.46% 27.66% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 5
Median salary £31,600 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Salford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Salford region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Salford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Salford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) FWSM
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) XMPP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) FWSM
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard