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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 19 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.49% 9.75% 6.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.36% 58.97% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 5
Median salary £35,000 £37,438 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.51% +24.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
67 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.36% 16.53% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 34
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,500 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 16 £36,750 +18.54% 5
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) SonicWALL
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 8 (36.36%) IOS XR
5 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security
5 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Firmware
6 5 (22.73%) MPLS
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) VoIP
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 4 (18.18%) VyOS
7 4 (18.18%) NX-OS
7 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 4 (18.18%) ProCurve
7 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 4 (18.18%) iPad
7 4 (18.18%) Brocade
7 4 (18.18%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) BGP
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) IOS XR
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) MPLS
4 5 (22.73%) VoIP
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) BGP
5 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 4 (18.18%) NX-OS
5 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.64%) PSTN
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VLAN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Presales Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) VyOS
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (18.18%) Scrum
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Presales
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCDP
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Firmware
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) pfSense
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) SonicWALL
3 4 (18.18%) Brocade
3 4 (18.18%) ProCurve
3 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 3 (13.64%) Aruba
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Nokia
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