The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 59 51 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +71
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 112 118 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.97% 4.02% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.33% 30.26% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 48
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
317 390 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.24% 13.30% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 172 260 305
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Firewall
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Scotland

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Scotland

Firewall
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 55 £42,500 -19.04% 6
Edinburgh -11 41 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Falkirk - 4 £52,500 - 5
West Lothian +3 2 £70,000 +169.23%
Renfrewshire +1 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £28,500 -
Dundee +5 1 £53,000 -
Aberdeen +3 1 £43,000 - 1
Highlands -1 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Firewall
UK

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 106 (44.92%) Cisco
2 92 (38.98%) Windows
3 79 (33.47%) Active Directory
4 76 (32.20%) DNS
5 70 (29.66%) Microsoft
5 70 (29.66%) LAN
6 68 (28.81%) WAN
7 66 (27.97%) DHCP
7 66 (27.97%) Cisco Certification
8 65 (27.54%) Windows Server
9 61 (25.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (25.42%) Data Centre
11 57 (24.15%) SQL
11 57 (24.15%) SQL Server
11 57 (24.15%) Finance
12 55 (23.31%) VMware
13 54 (22.88%) Load Balancing
13 54 (22.88%) Microsoft Azure
14 51 (21.61%) CCNP
15 47 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
16 45 (19.07%) ITIL
17 43 (18.22%) Juniper
18 42 (17.80%) CheckPoint
18 42 (17.80%) TCP/IP
18 42 (17.80%) Hyper-V
18 42 (17.80%) SCCM
19 41 (17.37%) Network Design
20 39 (16.53%) SLA
21 37 (15.68%) OSPF
21 37 (15.68%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 29 (12.29%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.54%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.12%) MS Office
3 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 54 (22.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (12.29%) Office 365
3 5 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.12%) IaaS
4 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.85%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.85%) SaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.42%) Heroku
7 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (32.20%) DNS
2 70 (29.66%) LAN
3 68 (28.81%) WAN
4 66 (27.97%) DHCP
5 42 (17.80%) TCP/IP
6 37 (15.68%) Network Security
6 37 (15.68%) OSPF
7 36 (15.25%) BGP
8 34 (14.41%) Wireless
9 33 (13.98%) SAN
10 28 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (11.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 27 (11.44%) VPN
12 25 (10.59%) MPLS
13 24 (10.17%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (9.75%) SSL
15 22 (9.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 21 (8.90%) Internet
17 20 (8.47%) EIGRP
18 15 (6.36%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.42%) Big Data
4 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.42%) Gradle
3 1 (0.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.42%) Maven
3 1 (0.42%) Robot Framework
3 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 57 (24.15%) Finance
2 18 (7.63%) Banking
3 12 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.54%) Publishing
5 5 (2.12%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.12%) Law
6 3 (1.27%) Games
6 3 (1.27%) Retail
7 2 (0.85%) Back Office
7 2 (0.85%) Legal
7 2 (0.85%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (24.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 50 (21.19%) Network Engineer
3 34 (14.41%) Analyst
4 32 (13.56%) Consultant
5 26 (11.02%) IT Engineer
6 24 (10.17%) Architect
6 24 (10.17%) Security Engineer
7 23 (9.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (8.90%) Network Consultant
9 18 (7.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (6.78%) Network Architect
10 16 (6.78%) Senior IT Engineer
11 15 (6.36%) Data Consultant
11 15 (6.36%) Network Security Engineer
11 15 (6.36%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Firewall Analyst
12 10 (4.24%) Security Analyst
12 10 (4.24%) Senior Security Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.05%) XML
2 12 (5.08%) XSL
3 7 (2.97%) JSON
3 7 (2.97%) REST
3 7 (2.97%) SOAP
4 6 (2.54%) 802.1X
5 5 (2.12%) Web Services
6 4 (1.69%) CSS
7 3 (1.27%) COM
8 2 (0.85%) Middleware
9 1 (0.42%) Java EE
9 1 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (25.42%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (5.51%) DataPower
5 12 (5.08%) Mobile Banking
6 10 (4.24%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.97%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.54%) CCTV
9 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.85%) Blog
10 2 (0.85%) Clustering
10 2 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.85%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (0.85%) Informatics
10 2 (0.85%) PKI
10 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 92 (38.98%) Windows
2 65 (27.54%) Windows Server
3 61 (25.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (10.17%) Linux
6 12 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.81%) Unix
8 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.27%) CentOS
9 3 (1.27%) Debian
9 3 (1.27%) Solaris
9 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.88%) Load Balancing
2 45 (19.07%) ITIL
3 41 (17.37%) Network Design
4 30 (12.71%) Business Continuity
5 28 (11.86%) Project Management
6 23 (9.75%) Change Control
7 19 (8.05%) Incident Management
8 18 (7.63%) High Availability
9 17 (7.20%) Matrix Management
10 15 (6.36%) Information Security
10 15 (6.36%) SIEM
11 14 (5.93%) Change Management
11 14 (5.93%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.08%) Service Management
13 11 (4.66%) Network Management
14 10 (4.24%) Service Delivery
15 9 (3.81%) Asset Management
15 9 (3.81%) DDoS Mitigation
15 9 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.15%) SQL
2 15 (6.36%) Python
3 13 (5.51%) Perl
3 13 (5.51%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.81%) Ruby
5 7 (2.97%) C#
5 7 (2.97%) VBScript
6 4 (1.69%) Java
7 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 66 (27.97%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (21.61%) CCNP
3 37 (15.68%) CCNA
4 33 (13.98%) CCIE
5 18 (7.63%) Degree
6 16 (6.78%) CISSP
7 7 (2.97%) JNCIE
8 5 (2.12%) CCSA
8 5 (2.12%) SANS
9 4 (1.69%) CCDA
9 4 (1.69%) CCSE
9 4 (1.69%) CEH
9 4 (1.69%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.27%) CCSP
10 3 (1.27%) CISM
10 3 (1.27%) GCIA
10 3 (1.27%) GCIH
10 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.53%) SLA
2 24 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.12%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.69%) COBIT
4 4 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.42%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 79 (33.47%) Active Directory
2 47 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (17.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.27%) vSphere
5 2 (0.85%) Docker
6 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.42%) LXC
6 1 (0.42%) RACF
6 1 (0.42%) Snort
6 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (17.80%) SCCM
2 33 (13.98%) SCOM
3 7 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.12%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.12%) Puppet
5 4 (1.69%) Ansible
5 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.27%) QRadar
7 2 (0.85%) Nessus
7 2 (0.85%) Packer
7 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.42%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.42%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.42%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (44.92%) Cisco
2 70 (29.66%) Microsoft
3 55 (23.31%) VMware
4 43 (18.22%) Juniper
5 42 (17.80%) CheckPoint
6 35 (14.83%) F5
7 29 (12.29%) Fortinet
8 24 (10.17%) HP
9 23 (9.75%) Dell
10 20 (8.47%) Kaspersky
10 20 (8.47%) Siemens
10 20 (8.47%) WatchGuard
11 15 (6.36%) IBM
12 10 (4.24%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.81%) Symantec
14 8 (3.39%) Sourcefire
15 7 (2.97%) Remedy
16 6 (2.54%) Aruba
16 6 (2.54%) Motorola
17 5 (2.12%) Pega
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