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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 37 51 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 38 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.40% 3.50% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.01% 20.41% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 17
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,250 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
131 98 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.05% 17.13% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 122 81 96
Median salary £38,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £26,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -4 12 £31,500 -
Clevedon - 6 £37,500 -
Bath -4 5 £23,500 -22.95% 1
Street - 3 £55,000 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 £30,000 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 33 (57.89%) Windows
4 28 (49.12%) VMware
5 27 (47.37%) WAN
6 26 (45.61%) VoIP
7 25 (43.86%) Wireless
8 24 (42.11%) TCP/IP
8 24 (42.11%) VPN
9 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
9 23 (40.35%) Internet
9 23 (40.35%) Network Security
10 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
11 21 (36.84%) Juniper
11 21 (36.84%) LAN
12 20 (35.09%) MS Excel
12 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (31.58%) SAN
14 18 (31.58%) CCNA
14 18 (31.58%) ITIL
14 18 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
15 17 (29.82%) Telecoms
16 16 (28.07%) Service Delivery
16 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
17 15 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (26.32%) CCNP
17 15 (26.32%) DNS

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 19 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (35.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (47.37%) WAN
2 26 (45.61%) VoIP
3 25 (43.86%) Wireless
4 24 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 24 (42.11%) VPN
5 23 (40.35%) Internet
5 23 (40.35%) Network Security
6 21 (36.84%) LAN
7 18 (31.58%) SAN
8 15 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (26.32%) DNS
8 15 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (24.56%) Cisco IPT
9 14 (24.56%) IP Telephony
9 14 (24.56%) MGCP
9 14 (24.56%) VLAN
10 12 (21.05%) DHCP
11 9 (15.79%) EIGRP
11 9 (15.79%) MPLS
11 9 (15.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.75%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) Informix
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 17 (29.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Administrator
2 9 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.04%) ICT Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Leader
4 7 (12.28%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Network Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Data Network Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) IT Support
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Voice Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) ICT Support
7 3 (5.26%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Ajax
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) EJB
1 1 (1.75%) Flash
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) J2EE
1 1 (1.75%) JMS
1 1 (1.75%) JSP
1 1 (1.75%) WSDL
1 1 (1.75%) XML
1 1 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) IVR
2 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
3 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) Internet of Things
5 3 (5.26%) iPad
5 3 (5.26%) iPhone
5 3 (5.26%) PKI
6 2 (3.51%) AS400
6 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.51%) Replication
6 2 (3.51%) Statistics
6 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
3 12 (21.05%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Unix
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.75%) Android
7 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (28.07%) Service Delivery
3 14 (24.56%) PRINCE2
4 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 7 (12.28%) Computer Security
6 6 (10.53%) High Availability
7 5 (8.77%) DevOps
8 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.02%) Open Source
8 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (5.26%) Information Security
9 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Change Management
10 2 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) Perl
1 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) Ruby
2 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (31.58%) CCNA
3 15 (26.32%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) CCVP
5 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) Degree
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.26%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.79%) Terminal Services
4 9 (15.79%) XenApp
5 3 (5.26%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (24.56%) Cisco UCCE
3 12 (21.05%) SCCM
4 9 (15.79%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.75%) Nagios
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Cisco
2 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 28 (49.12%) VMware
4 21 (36.84%) Juniper
5 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
6 14 (24.56%) Aruba
6 14 (24.56%) Citrix
7 11 (19.30%) HP
7 11 (19.30%) NetApp
8 10 (17.54%) Palo Alto
9 6 (10.53%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (3.51%) Apple
10 2 (3.51%) EMC
10 2 (3.51%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.51%) SAP
10 2 (3.51%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.75%) Acronis
11 1 (1.75%) Google
11 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds