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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 65 43 81
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +38
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.16% 4.36% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 23.28% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 4
Median salary £31,500 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% +6.19%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
84 116 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.09% 18.74% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 106 100
Median salary £34,000 £34,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -11 6 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £45,000 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 28 (68.29%) Cisco
2 23 (56.10%) Windows
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
4 17 (41.46%) LAN
4 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
5 15 (36.59%) WAN
6 14 (34.15%) VPN
7 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (31.71%) VMware
8 11 (26.83%) CCNA
9 9 (21.95%) HP
9 9 (21.95%) ITIL
9 9 (21.95%) Linux
9 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
10 8 (19.51%) SAN
10 8 (19.51%) VoIP
10 8 (19.51%) CCNP
10 8 (19.51%) Network Security
11 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
11 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
11 7 (17.07%) VLAN
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
12 6 (14.63%) Wireless
12 6 (14.63%) WLAN
12 6 (14.63%) Data Management
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (12.20%) Degree

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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) IaaS
2 4 (9.76%) PaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) LAN
2 15 (36.59%) WAN
3 14 (34.15%) VPN
4 8 (19.51%) Network Security
4 8 (19.51%) SAN
4 8 (19.51%) VoIP
5 7 (17.07%) VLAN
6 6 (14.63%) Wireless
6 6 (14.63%) WLAN
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.76%) BGP
8 4 (9.76%) DNS
8 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
8 4 (9.76%) MPLS
8 4 (9.76%) Multicast
8 4 (9.76%) OSPF
8 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.88%) DHCP
10 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
1 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Graduate
3 5 (12.20%) Graduate Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Junior
3 5 (12.20%) Junior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Service Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) AS400
1 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) Statistics
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) IVR
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.95%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.63%) Data Management
4 5 (12.20%) Line Management
4 5 (12.20%) TQM
5 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.76%) High Availability
6 3 (7.32%) Information Management
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Privacy
7 2 (4.88%) Fault Management
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.88%) Network Management
7 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Presales
8 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.83%) CCNA
3 8 (19.51%) CCNP
4 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.20%) Degree
5 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.76%) CISSP
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.32%) MCITP
7 3 (7.32%) MCSE
7 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.88%) CCSA
8 2 (4.88%) CCSP
8 2 (4.88%) CEH
8 2 (4.88%) CISM
8 2 (4.88%) CISMP
8 2 (4.88%) CRISC
8 2 (4.88%) MCSA
8 2 (4.88%) SSCP
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) COBIT
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.44%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Cacti
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
3 9 (21.95%) HP
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.88%) Meraki
7 2 (4.88%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
Stafford, Staffordshire
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