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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 23 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.00% 2.14% 4.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.49% 18.75% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,900
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.25%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 20.42% 11.39% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £44,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Solihull

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) CCNP
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 7 (31.82%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
7 6 (27.27%) BGP
8 5 (22.73%) DRM
8 5 (22.73%) SSCP
8 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (22.73%) OSPF
8 5 (22.73%) CISA
8 5 (22.73%) CISM
8 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (22.73%) Information Security
8 5 (22.73%) ITSM
8 5 (22.73%) Dell
8 5 (22.73%) CCSP
8 5 (22.73%) CISSP
8 5 (22.73%) Juniper
8 5 (22.73%) NetApp
8 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Data Protection

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) BGP
4 5 (22.73%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
5 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
5 3 (13.64%) FTP
5 3 (13.64%) RIP
5 3 (13.64%) SSH
5 3 (13.64%) VLAN
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) Intranet
6 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (9.09%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) TACACS
7 1 (4.55%) RSVP
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate IT Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
1 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
2 5 (22.73%) DRM
2 5 (22.73%) E-Discovery
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) ITSM
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (22.73%) SDLC
2 5 (22.73%) SIEM
2 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (22.73%) CCSP
3 5 (22.73%) CEH
3 5 (22.73%) CISA
3 5 (22.73%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) CISSP
3 5 (22.73%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) GIAC
3 5 (22.73%) ISACA
3 5 (22.73%) SANS
3 5 (22.73%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (22.73%) SSCP
4 2 (9.09%) CCIE
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Dell
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) NetApp
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (13.64%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) F5
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Sophos
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: 15% Shift Allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago