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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.04% 3.04% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 36.36% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 8
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
40 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.78% 8.37% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 22
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Solihull

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (40.00%) VPN
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (32.00%) LAN
6 8 (32.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) CCNP
6 8 (32.00%) BGP
6 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco
7 7 (28.00%) Juniper
8 6 (24.00%) OSPF
8 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
9 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
9 5 (20.00%) CEH
9 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.00%) EqualLogic
9 5 (20.00%) E-Discovery
9 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (20.00%) SaaS
9 5 (20.00%) SIEM
9 5 (20.00%) ISACA
9 5 (20.00%) IaaS

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (20.00%) IaaS
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) VPN
2 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 6 (24.00%) OSPF
5 5 (20.00%) MPLS
6 4 (16.00%) VLAN
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (12.00%) FTP
7 3 (12.00%) RIP
7 3 (12.00%) SSH
8 2 (8.00%) Intranet
8 2 (8.00%) IPv4
8 2 (8.00%) IPv6
8 2 (8.00%) RSVP
8 2 (8.00%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) IT Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.00%) DRM
2 5 (20.00%) E-Discovery
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.00%) ITSM
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (20.00%) SDLC
2 5 (20.00%) SIEM
2 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) QMS
4 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (20.00%) CCSP
3 5 (20.00%) CEH
3 5 (20.00%) CISA
3 5 (20.00%) CISM
3 5 (20.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) GIAC
3 5 (20.00%) ISACA
3 5 (20.00%) SANS
3 5 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (20.00%) SSCP
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Dell
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) F5
6 2 (8.00%) HP
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