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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.40% 5.84% 13.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.73% 42.86% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 11
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
37 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.80% 13.64% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 24
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,250 £41,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -3 11 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Bridgnorth - 1 £42,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) SonicWALL
3 15 (48.39%) Network Security
4 14 (45.16%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (35.48%) IOS XR
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (29.03%) CCNA
7 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
8 8 (25.81%) CCNP
8 8 (25.81%) Firmware
9 7 (22.58%) WAN
9 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
10 6 (19.35%) BGP
10 6 (19.35%) Network Design
10 6 (19.35%) IPv4
11 5 (16.13%) Network Optimisation
11 5 (16.13%) Nagios
11 5 (16.13%) Wireless
12 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
12 4 (12.90%) CCDP
12 4 (12.90%) VoIP
12 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
13 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
13 3 (9.68%) iPad
13 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
13 3 (9.68%) Google
13 3 (9.68%) G Suite
13 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
13 3 (9.68%) Coaching

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 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Network Security
2 14 (45.16%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (35.48%) IOS XR
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
5 6 (19.35%) BGP
5 6 (19.35%) IPv4
6 5 (16.13%) Wireless
7 4 (12.90%) VoIP
8 3 (9.68%) DNS
8 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) MPLS
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
9 2 (6.45%) IPv6
9 2 (6.45%) NX-OS
9 2 (6.45%) OSPF
9 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
9 2 (6.45%) VPN
10 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (3.23%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) iPad
3 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) VyOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Network Design
2 5 (16.13%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Coaching
4 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Presales
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Process Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNA
3 8 (25.81%) CCNP
4 4 (12.90%) CCDP
5 3 (9.68%) CCDA
5 3 (9.68%) CCIE
6 1 (3.23%) CCSA
6 1 (3.23%) CCSE
6 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Firmware
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) SonicWALL
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Google
4 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.45%) Aruba
5 2 (6.45%) Brocade
5 2 (6.45%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.45%) ProCurve
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Nokia
Telford, Shropshire
Connected IT
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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