The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 17 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.38% 4.51% 6.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 36.36% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 11
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.32% 12.41% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 32
Median salary £34,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Solihull

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) VPN
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 8 (34.78%) BGP
4 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 7 (30.43%) Juniper
5 7 (30.43%) CCNP
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) OSPF
6 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
7 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
7 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (21.74%) MPLS
7 5 (21.74%) Dell
7 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
7 5 (21.74%) NetApp
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
8 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
9 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (13.04%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.04%) IaaS
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) VPN
2 8 (34.78%) BGP
2 8 (34.78%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (26.09%) OSPF
5 5 (21.74%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) VLAN
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (13.04%) DHCP
7 3 (13.04%) DNS
7 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
7 3 (13.04%) FTP
7 3 (13.04%) RIP
7 3 (13.04%) SSH
8 2 (8.70%) Intranet
8 2 (8.70%) IPv4
8 2 (8.70%) IPv6
8 2 (8.70%) RSVP
8 2 (8.70%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) IT Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) IT Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Cryptography
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.04%) DRM
3 3 (13.04%) E-Discovery
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) ITSM
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) SIEM
3 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) QMS
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (13.04%) CCSP
3 3 (13.04%) CEH
3 3 (13.04%) CISA
3 3 (13.04%) CISM
3 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 3 (13.04%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) GIAC
3 3 (13.04%) ISACA
3 3 (13.04%) SANS
3 3 (13.04%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (13.04%) SSCP
4 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 5 (21.74%) Dell
5 5 (21.74%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Convergence Group
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