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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 25 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.91% 9.21% 14.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 66.67% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 21
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
39 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.21% 13.82% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 40
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 £41,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £49,000
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -7 9 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Bridgnorth - 1 £42,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Network Security
3 11 (44.00%) SonicWALL
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
5 8 (32.00%) CCNP
5 8 (32.00%) IOS XR
6 7 (28.00%) Firmware
6 7 (28.00%) Nagios
6 7 (28.00%) WAN
7 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (16.00%) Network Design
8 4 (16.00%) VPN
8 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 4 (16.00%) MPLS
9 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (12.00%) BGP
9 3 (12.00%) DHCP
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (12.00%) Unix
9 3 (12.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) CCDA

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 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Network Security
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (32.00%) IOS XR
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) MPLS
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) BGP
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.00%) IPv4
6 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (12.00%) VPLS
6 3 (12.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
8 1 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
1 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.00%) Network Design
2 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Coaching
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Process Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CCNA
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.00%) CCDA
3 3 (12.00%) CCDP
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Firmware
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) Brocade
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.00%) Google
4 3 (12.00%) ProCurve
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £22,000 - £50,000
Posted: 8 days ago