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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.98% 6.75% 7.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 56.67% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 6
Median salary £35,000 £38,719 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +19.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
66 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 20.95% 11.90% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 33
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £26,498
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 19 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) SonicWALL
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (46.15%) IOS XR
5 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
5 9 (34.62%) Network Security
6 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 8 (30.77%) Firmware
6 8 (30.77%) DNS
7 7 (26.92%) WAN
8 6 (23.08%) VoIP
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
9 5 (19.23%) iPad
9 5 (19.23%) VPN
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) MPLS
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Nagios
10 4 (15.38%) BGP
10 4 (15.38%) DHCP
10 4 (15.38%) LAN
10 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
10 4 (15.38%) NX-OS
10 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (15.38%) VyOS
10 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
10 4 (15.38%) Wireless
10 4 (15.38%) ProCurve
10 4 (15.38%) Brocade

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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (46.15%) IOS XR
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) VoIP
7 5 (19.23%) MPLS
7 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 4 (15.38%) BGP
8 4 (15.38%) DHCP
8 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) NX-OS
8 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
8 4 (15.38%) Wireless
9 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
9 3 (11.54%) IPv4
9 3 (11.54%) IPv6
9 3 (11.54%) PSTN
9 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Presales Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
2 4 (15.38%) VyOS
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Scrum
2 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Network Design
3 3 (11.54%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (11.54%) Presales
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) CCDP
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) pfSense
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) SonicWALL
3 4 (15.38%) Brocade
3 4 (15.38%) ProCurve
3 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.54%) Aruba
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Nokia
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