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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 59 52 128
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +76
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 117 124 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.10% 3.96% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.03% 30.85% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 63 45
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
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
334 402 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.70% 12.83% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 178 260 332
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 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 4 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 +17 70 £40,000 -18.78% 8
Edinburgh -14 40 £53,750 +34.37% 5
Renfrewshire +2 2 - - 1
Dundee +3 1 £53,000 - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Highlands - 1 - -
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UK

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 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 97 (41.99%) Windows
2 96 (41.56%) Cisco
3 83 (35.93%) Active Directory
4 75 (32.47%) DNS
5 73 (31.60%) Microsoft
6 69 (29.87%) Windows Server
7 67 (29.00%) DHCP
8 63 (27.27%) LAN
8 63 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (26.84%) WAN
10 61 (26.41%) SQL Server
11 58 (25.11%) SQL
12 57 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
12 57 (24.68%) VMware
13 55 (23.81%) Finance
14 53 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
15 52 (22.51%) Load Balancing
16 49 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
16 49 (21.21%) Data Centre
17 46 (19.91%) ITIL
18 43 (18.61%) CheckPoint
18 43 (18.61%) Hyper-V
18 43 (18.61%) SCCM
19 42 (18.18%) SLA
19 42 (18.18%) CCNP
20 41 (17.75%) TCP/IP
21 36 (15.58%) Network Design
22 35 (15.15%) Juniper
22 35 (15.15%) MS Excel
23 34 (14.72%) MS Exchange

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 34 (14.72%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.16%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) Confluence
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.43%) Node.js
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (13.42%) Office 365
3 4 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 75 (32.47%) DNS
2 67 (29.00%) DHCP
3 63 (27.27%) LAN
4 62 (26.84%) WAN
5 41 (17.75%) TCP/IP
6 34 (14.72%) OSPF
7 33 (14.29%) BGP
8 32 (13.85%) SAN
9 31 (13.42%) Network Security
9 31 (13.42%) Wireless
10 27 (11.69%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (11.26%) VPN
12 24 (10.39%) SSL
13 23 (9.96%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (9.96%) MPLS
14 22 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (7.36%) EIGRP
17 16 (6.93%) Internet
18 14 (6.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.87%) Selenium
1 2 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (0.87%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Gradle
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Maven
2 1 (0.43%) Robot Framework
General
1 55 (23.81%) Finance
2 20 (8.66%) Banking
3 12 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.60%) Publishing
6 5 (2.16%) Law
7 2 (0.87%) Back Office
7 2 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Retail
7 2 (0.87%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (25.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 37 (16.02%) Analyst
4 29 (12.55%) Consultant
5 25 (10.82%) IT Engineer
6 22 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (8.23%) Architect
8 18 (7.79%) Network Consultant
8 18 (7.79%) Security Engineer
8 18 (7.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.93%) Senior IT Engineer
10 13 (5.63%) Data Consultant
10 13 (5.63%) Network Architect
11 12 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
13 10 (4.33%) Firewall Analyst
13 10 (4.33%) Security Analyst
13 10 (4.33%) Support Engineer
13 10 (4.33%) XML Analyst
14 9 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.36%) XML
2 12 (5.19%) XSL
3 6 (2.60%) 802.1X
4 5 (2.16%) CSS
4 5 (2.16%) JSON
5 4 (1.73%) REST
5 4 (1.73%) SOAP
5 4 (1.73%) Web Services
6 3 (1.30%) COM
7 2 (0.87%) Middleware
8 1 (0.43%) Ajax
8 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.43%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.43%) Ember.js
8 1 (0.43%) Ext JS
8 1 (0.43%) HTML
8 1 (0.43%) HTML5
8 1 (0.43%) jQuery
8 1 (0.43%) LAMP
8 1 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (5.63%) DataPower
5 12 (5.19%) Mobile Banking
6 10 (4.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.60%) CCTV
8 6 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.87%) Clustering
10 2 (0.87%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.87%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (0.87%) Informatics
10 2 (0.87%) PKI
10 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.99%) Windows
2 69 (29.87%) Windows Server
3 63 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (9.96%) Linux
6 14 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (4.33%) Unix
8 4 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.30%) CentOS
9 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.87%) Debian
10 2 (0.87%) Solaris
11 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.51%) Load Balancing
2 46 (19.91%) ITIL
3 36 (15.58%) Network Design
4 31 (13.42%) Business Continuity
4 31 (13.42%) Project Management
5 23 (9.96%) Change Control
6 19 (8.23%) Incident Management
7 18 (7.79%) Matrix Management
8 17 (7.36%) High Availability
9 16 (6.93%) Information Security
9 16 (6.93%) SIEM
10 14 (6.06%) Change Management
10 14 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.19%) Service Management
13 11 (4.76%) Asset Management
14 10 (4.33%) Network Management
14 10 (4.33%) Workflow
15 9 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.11%) SQL
2 13 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.19%) Python
4 10 (4.33%) Perl
5 7 (3.03%) VBScript
6 6 (2.60%) C#
6 6 (2.60%) Ruby
7 4 (1.73%) Java
8 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (18.18%) CCNP
3 32 (13.85%) CCNA
4 28 (12.12%) CCIE
5 17 (7.36%) Degree
6 16 (6.93%) CISSP
7 6 (2.60%) JNCIE
8 5 (2.16%) CCSE
8 5 (2.16%) SANS
9 4 (1.73%) CCDA
9 4 (1.73%) CCSA
9 4 (1.73%) CEH
10 3 (1.30%) CISM
10 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.87%) CRISC
11 2 (0.87%) GCIA
11 2 (0.87%) GCIH
11 2 (0.87%) GIAC
11 2 (0.87%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (18.18%) SLA
2 25 (10.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.73%) COBIT
5 3 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.43%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 83 (35.93%) Active Directory
2 49 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (18.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.87%) vSphere
4 2 (0.87%) XenApp
4 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.43%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.43%) LXC
5 1 (0.43%) RACF
5 1 (0.43%) Snort
5 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (18.61%) SCCM
2 33 (14.29%) SCOM
3 7 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.73%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.30%) Ansible
5 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.30%) Puppet
5 3 (1.30%) QRadar
6 2 (0.87%) Nessus
6 2 (0.87%) Packer
6 2 (0.87%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.43%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.43%) Nagios
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.43%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 96 (41.56%) Cisco
2 73 (31.60%) Microsoft
3 57 (24.68%) VMware
4 43 (18.61%) CheckPoint
5 35 (15.15%) Juniper
6 29 (12.55%) F5
7 28 (12.12%) Fortinet
8 25 (10.82%) HP
9 23 (9.96%) Dell
10 21 (9.09%) Kaspersky
10 21 (9.09%) Siemens
10 21 (9.09%) WatchGuard
11 15 (6.49%) IBM
12 9 (3.90%) Palo Alto
12 9 (3.90%) Symantec
13 7 (3.03%) Avaya
13 7 (3.03%) Cognos
13 7 (3.03%) Pega
14 6 (2.60%) Motorola
14 6 (2.60%) SolarWinds
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