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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 60 40 65
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.17% 4.96% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.94% 26.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 20
Median salary £32,000 £28,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% -21.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
South West

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
138 111 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 19.88% 18.97% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 114 99 107
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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
Taunton - 8 £26,000 -
Street -1 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Bath -19 4 £28,500 +32.55% 1
Clevedon +2 3 £34,000 +19.29% 2
Axbridge - 3 £30,000 - 1
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 36 (59.02%) Windows
3 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
4 30 (49.18%) VMware
5 27 (44.26%) Windows Server
6 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
6 25 (40.98%) WAN
6 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
6 25 (40.98%) Juniper
7 23 (37.70%) VoIP
8 22 (36.07%) LAN
8 22 (36.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (34.43%) Wireless
10 20 (32.79%) Network Security
10 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
10 20 (32.79%) VPN
10 20 (32.79%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (32.79%) Internet
10 20 (32.79%) CheckPoint
11 19 (31.15%) CCNA
11 19 (31.15%) SAN
11 19 (31.15%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (29.51%) MS Exchange
12 18 (29.51%) Telecoms
13 17 (27.87%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (27.87%) ITIL
13 17 (27.87%) Office 365
14 16 (26.23%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (26.23%) CCNP
14 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery

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 18 (29.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.87%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
1 25 (40.98%) WAN
2 23 (37.70%) VoIP
3 22 (36.07%) LAN
4 21 (34.43%) Wireless
5 20 (32.79%) Internet
5 20 (32.79%) Network Security
5 20 (32.79%) VPN
6 19 (31.15%) SAN
7 16 (26.23%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (24.59%) VLAN
8 15 (24.59%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (22.95%) Cisco IPT
9 14 (22.95%) IP Telephony
9 14 (22.95%) MGCP
10 11 (18.03%) DNS
11 9 (14.75%) NetScreen
11 9 (14.75%) SSL
12 8 (13.11%) EIGRP
12 8 (13.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (29.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Finance
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Administrator
3 13 (21.31%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Technical Leader
5 7 (11.48%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) ICT Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.56%) Voice Network Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) ICT Support
9 3 (4.92%) ICT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) IT Support
9 3 (4.92%) Network Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) IVR
2 11 (18.03%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.56%) Internet of Things
4 4 (6.56%) PKI
5 3 (4.92%) iPad
5 3 (4.92%) iPhone
6 2 (3.28%) AS400
6 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) Replication
6 2 (3.28%) Statistics
6 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Windows
2 27 (44.26%) Windows Server
3 14 (22.95%) Linux
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) VMS
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.28%) Unix
8 1 (1.64%) Android
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (27.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (27.87%) ITIL
3 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery
4 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
5 8 (13.11%) Project Management
6 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
6 7 (11.48%) Computer Security
6 7 (11.48%) DevOps
6 7 (11.48%) Open Source
6 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.84%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (6.56%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (6.56%) Information Security
8 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.92%) Change Control
9 3 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (4.92%) High Availability
9 3 (4.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (31.15%) CCNA
3 16 (26.23%) CCNP
4 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.48%) CCVP
6 5 (8.20%) Degree
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.92%) MCSE
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) Active Directory
2 22 (36.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.84%) Terminal Services
4 6 (9.84%) vSphere
4 6 (9.84%) XenApp
5 3 (4.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (24.59%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (22.95%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (13.11%) SCCM
4 6 (9.84%) SCOM
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
3 30 (49.18%) VMware
4 25 (40.98%) Juniper
5 20 (32.79%) CheckPoint
6 15 (24.59%) HP
7 14 (22.95%) Aruba
7 14 (22.95%) Citrix
8 9 (14.75%) Hitachi
9 8 (13.11%) NetApp
10 7 (11.48%) Palo Alto
11 3 (4.92%) EMC
12 2 (3.28%) Apple
12 2 (3.28%) Fujitsu
12 2 (3.28%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.64%) Acronis
13 1 (1.64%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (1.64%) BT
13 1 (1.64%) Google
13 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Axbridge
Networx
Salary: Salary Circa £30,000 depending on skills
Posted: 24 days ago