The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 70 36 84
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +48
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 34 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.52% 5.55% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.49% 31.19% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 4
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.19%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 109 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.50% 17.78% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 63 95 94
Median salary £41,500 £28,550 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.35% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent -8 3 £30,000 +22.44%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £50,000 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 17 (48.57%) LAN
4 15 (42.86%) WAN
5 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (34.29%) VPN
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 11 (31.43%) HP
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (31.43%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) CCNA
8 9 (25.71%) Linux
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) Wireless
10 6 (17.14%) SAN
10 6 (17.14%) VoIP
10 6 (17.14%) WLAN
10 6 (17.14%) Citrix
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (14.29%) Network Security
11 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) CCNP
11 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.29%) SQL
11 5 (14.29%) MPLS
11 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 4 (11.43%) Multicast
12 4 (11.43%) AS400

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) IaaS
2 4 (11.43%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) LAN
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
3 12 (34.29%) VPN
4 7 (20.00%) Wireless
5 6 (17.14%) SAN
5 6 (17.14%) VoIP
5 6 (17.14%) WLAN
6 5 (14.29%) MPLS
6 5 (14.29%) Network Security
7 4 (11.43%) BGP
7 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
7 4 (11.43%) Multicast
7 4 (11.43%) OSPF
7 4 (11.43%) VLAN
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.71%) DHCP
9 2 (5.71%) DNS
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
9 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
9 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Graduate
3 6 (17.14%) Graduate Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Junior
3 6 (17.14%) Junior Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) AS400
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) IVR
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.86%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Unix
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
1 4 (11.43%) High Availability
1 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Data Management
2 3 (8.57%) Information Management
2 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.71%) Fault Management
3 2 (5.71%) Information Security
3 2 (5.71%) Line Management
3 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.71%) Network Management
3 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Presales
3 2 (5.71%) TQM
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCNA
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.57%) MCITP
6 3 (8.57%) MCSE
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.71%) CISM
7 2 (5.71%) CISSP
7 2 (5.71%) CRISC
7 2 (5.71%) MCSA
8 1 (2.86%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) COBIT
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Cacti
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) HP
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) Meraki
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard
Stafford, Staffordshire
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