The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 23 52 17
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 98 49 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.70% 3.95% 10.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.79% 22.27% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 88 45 113
Median salary £30,500 £31,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.93% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 220 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.32% 17.71% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 202 202 230
Median salary £36,477 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.41% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Firewall
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Firewall Salary Trend in South Wales

Firewall
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in South Wales

Firewall
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the South Wales 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
Cardiff +38 70 £30,000 -5.51% 3
Newport +7 10 £47,500 +39.70%
Bridgend -1 8 £26,500 -3.63%
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £25,000 -
Caerphilly -4 1 £27,500 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
Firewall
Wales

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 111 (59.68%) VMware
2 100 (53.76%) Windows
3 82 (44.09%) Microsoft
4 78 (41.94%) Cisco
5 68 (36.56%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 63 (33.87%) Linux
7 63 (33.87%) Windows Server
8 62 (33.33%) ITIL
9 51 (27.42%) CCNA
10 50 (26.88%) MS Exchange
11 49 (26.34%) Internet
12 44 (23.66%) SLA
13 42 (22.58%) Citrix
13 42 (22.58%) MS Excel
14 41 (22.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (20.97%) LAN
15 39 (20.97%) DNS
16 36 (19.35%) Incident Management
17 35 (18.82%) WAN
18 33 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (17.20%) Office 365
20 31 (16.67%) HP
21 28 (15.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
22 27 (14.52%) CCNP
23 26 (13.98%) VPN
23 26 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
24 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
25 23 (12.37%) Tivoli
25 23 (12.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 50 (26.88%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.15%) IIS
4 4 (2.15%) SAS
5 3 (1.61%) CMS
5 3 (1.61%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.54%) Apache
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.75%) MS Office
3 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Epicor Tropos
1 5 (2.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.20%) Office 365
2 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.23%) SaaS
5 5 (2.69%) IaaS
6 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.61%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (26.34%) Internet
2 39 (20.97%) DNS
2 39 (20.97%) LAN
3 35 (18.82%) WAN
4 26 (13.98%) VPN
5 22 (11.83%) TCP/IP
6 20 (10.75%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (10.75%) VoIP
7 19 (10.22%) NAS
8 16 (8.60%) DHCP
9 13 (6.99%) VLAN
10 12 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (6.45%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
11 10 (5.38%) SAN
12 9 (4.84%) WLAN
13 8 (4.30%) FTP
14 7 (3.76%) BGP
14 7 (3.76%) OSPF
14 7 (3.76%) Wireless
15 6 (3.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.69%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.69%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (8.60%) Finance
2 14 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.84%) Advertising
4 7 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 36 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 32 (17.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 23 (12.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 21 (11.29%) Security Engineer
6 21 (11.29%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (8.60%) IT Support
8 15 (8.06%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (7.53%) 1st Line Engineer
9 14 (7.53%) Infrastructure Support
9 14 (7.53%) Technical Support
9 14 (7.53%) Technical Support Engineer
10 13 (6.99%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 13 (6.99%) Analyst
11 12 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (6.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 12 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 12 (6.45%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.30%) ELK Stack
2 4 (2.15%) .NET
3 3 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.08%) CGI
4 2 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (0.54%) COM
5 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (8.60%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.45%) EqualLogic
3 9 (4.84%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.84%) Smartphone
4 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (3.76%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.69%) Fintech
6 5 (2.69%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.15%) Clustering
8 3 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.08%) PMI
9 2 (1.08%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 100 (53.76%) Windows
2 63 (33.87%) Linux
2 63 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 26 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (8.60%) AIX
4 16 (8.60%) Unix
5 15 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.45%) Mac OS X
6 12 (6.45%) VyOS
7 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.69%) CentOS
8 5 (2.69%) Solaris
9 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.08%) CatOS
10 2 (1.08%) Debian
11 1 (0.54%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.33%) ITIL
2 36 (19.35%) Incident Management
3 17 (9.14%) High Availability
4 15 (8.06%) Service Management
5 14 (7.53%) Logistics
5 14 (7.53%) SIEM
6 12 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (5.91%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.30%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.30%) Project Management
9 7 (3.76%) Data Security
9 7 (3.76%) ERP
9 7 (3.76%) Network Design
9 7 (3.76%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (3.23%) Resource Management
11 5 (2.69%) Information Security
11 5 (2.69%) ITIL V2
11 5 (2.69%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (2.69%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.29%) SQL
2 7 (3.76%) Perl
2 7 (3.76%) Python
3 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.54%) C
5 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (36.56%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (27.42%) CCNA
3 33 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (15.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 27 (14.52%) CCNP
6 20 (10.75%) MCSE
7 10 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (4.84%) Degree
8 9 (4.84%) MCSA
9 8 (4.30%) CCSA
9 8 (4.30%) CCSE
10 6 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (2.15%) CCSP
11 4 (2.15%) CISSP
11 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.61%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.61%) MCITP
12 3 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (23.66%) SLA
2 18 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 41 (22.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.83%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.76%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (2.69%) XenApp
6 5 (2.69%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.61%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.08%) iptables
8 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (12.37%) HP Data Protector
1 23 (12.37%) Tivoli
1 23 (12.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (6.99%) WSUS
3 6 (3.23%) Kibana
3 6 (3.23%) logstash
3 6 (3.23%) Nagios
4 5 (2.69%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.15%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.08%) Nessus
7 2 (1.08%) Nmap
8 1 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 111 (59.68%) VMware
2 82 (44.09%) Microsoft
3 78 (41.94%) Cisco
4 42 (22.58%) Citrix
5 31 (16.67%) HP
6 23 (12.37%) CheckPoint
7 20 (10.75%) F5
7 20 (10.75%) Juniper
7 20 (10.75%) SolarWinds
8 18 (9.68%) Dell
9 13 (6.99%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (6.45%) Brocade
10 12 (6.45%) Sage
10 12 (6.45%) Vyatta
11 10 (5.38%) Oracle
12 9 (4.84%) Intel Security
13 7 (3.76%) CA
13 7 (3.76%) Dell Compellent
14 5 (2.69%) Epicor
14 5 (2.69%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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