The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South West / Somerset
Rank 70 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.83% 3.42% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 22.34% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 6
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,350 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 94 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.14% 15.31% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 58
Median salary £41,500 £26,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.60% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Somerset

Firewall
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bath -1 4 £35,000 +9.37%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) LAN
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (45.83%) WAN
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) Dell
7 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) HP
8 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
9 6 (25.00%) SAN
9 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (20.83%) Office 365
10 5 (20.83%) MS Office
10 5 (20.83%) WLAN
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) CCNA
10 5 (20.83%) Internet
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) Degree
11 4 (16.67%) EMC

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) CloudStack
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) IaaS
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 2 (8.33%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) LAN
2 11 (45.83%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 5 (20.83%) WLAN
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.17%) RIP
7 1 (4.17%) Skype
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (8.33%) Law
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) SCADA
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) BCP
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 2 (8.33%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Office Automation
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Server Building
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
3 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) KVM
6 1 (4.17%) Postfix
6 1 (4.17%) Squid
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.17%) Xen
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Dell
5 7 (29.17%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) EMC
6 4 (16.67%) Veeam
7 3 (12.50%) Juniper
7 3 (12.50%) Veritas
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) Google
8 2 (8.33%) Rackspace
8 2 (8.33%) RedGate
8 2 (8.33%) Sophos
8 2 (8.33%) Tableau
9 1 (4.17%) Aruba
9 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (4.17%) Brocade
9 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent