The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.03% 19.70% 10.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 62.50% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 11
Median salary £34,000 £35,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% +42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £21,750 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £72,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 64 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.11% 31.53% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 38
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,850 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Shropshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Telford -27 4 £34,000 +24.77% 1
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) CCNA
5 8 (50.00%) F5
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) Juniper
6 5 (31.25%) CCDA
6 5 (31.25%) CCDP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
6 5 (31.25%) CCSA
6 5 (31.25%) CCSE
6 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) CCIE
8 3 (18.75%) Avaya
8 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
8 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
8 3 (18.75%) JNCIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) IOS XR
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
1 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCDA
2 5 (31.25%) CCDP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) CCSA
2 5 (31.25%) CCSE
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CCIE
3 3 (18.75%) JNCIE
3 3 (18.75%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) Avaya
5 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
Telford, Shropshire
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