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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.05% 3.15% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.60% 22.97% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 25
Median salary £35,000 £28,775 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.63% -17.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £34,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
94 74 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.24% 13.70% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 71 99
Median salary £40,000 £28,550 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.10% -12.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £47,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Tamworth +3 6 £28,500 +8.57%
Lichfield +1 6 £35,000 +15.70%
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £21,500 - 1
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
Stafford - 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (64.41%) Cisco
2 32 (54.24%) Network Security
3 28 (47.46%) LAN
4 26 (44.07%) Windows
4 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (42.37%) VPN
6 24 (40.68%) CCNP
7 22 (37.29%) CCNA
7 22 (37.29%) WAN
8 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
9 20 (33.90%) DNS
9 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
10 17 (28.81%) VLAN
11 16 (27.12%) VMware
11 16 (27.12%) Linux
11 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
11 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
12 15 (25.42%) ITIL
12 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (23.73%) Security Operations
13 14 (23.73%) HP
13 14 (23.73%) DHCP
13 14 (23.73%) CISSP
14 13 (22.03%) SAN
14 13 (22.03%) SSCP
14 13 (22.03%) CEH
14 13 (22.03%) CISMP
14 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
15 12 (20.34%) Qualys
15 12 (20.34%) CCSA

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 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) IIS
3 9 (15.25%) Apache
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.39%) Site Server
6 1 (1.69%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.69%) nginx
6 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.78%) IaaS
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.78%) PaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Office 365
3 2 (3.39%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) Network Security
2 28 (47.46%) LAN
3 25 (42.37%) VPN
4 22 (37.29%) WAN
5 20 (33.90%) DNS
5 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
6 17 (28.81%) VLAN
7 14 (23.73%) DHCP
8 13 (22.03%) SAN
9 12 (20.34%) VoIP
10 9 (15.25%) HTTP
10 9 (15.25%) ICMP
10 9 (15.25%) MPLS
10 9 (15.25%) SMTP
10 9 (15.25%) SSL
10 9 (15.25%) Telnet
11 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (13.56%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (11.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) GDB
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) GitLab
General
1 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Security Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (22.03%) Operations Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Security Operations Analyst
4 12 (20.34%) Network Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Network Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) IT Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Network Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.69%) LAMP
1 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Clustering
2 4 (6.78%) AS400
3 2 (3.39%) SCADA
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 13 (22.03%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) Unix
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 14 (23.73%) Security Operations
3 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.95%) SIEM
4 10 (16.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (15.25%) Data Security
6 8 (13.56%) Data Privacy
7 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.78%) High Availability
7 4 (6.78%) Server Building
8 3 (5.08%) Migration
9 2 (3.39%) Security Architecture
10 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.69%) DevOps
10 1 (1.69%) Escalation Management
10 1 (1.69%) Line Management
10 1 (1.69%) Project Management
10 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.69%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Go
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) PHP
2 1 (1.69%) Ruby
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.68%) CCNP
3 22 (37.29%) CCNA
4 14 (23.73%) CISSP
5 13 (22.03%) CEH
5 13 (22.03%) CISMP
5 13 (22.03%) SSCP
6 12 (20.34%) CCSA
6 12 (20.34%) MCSE
6 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.08%) CCSP
8 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.69%) CCIE
9 1 (1.69%) Degree
9 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.69%) MCITP
9 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) Ceph
5 1 (1.69%) KVM
5 1 (1.69%) Varnish
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (15.25%) Tivoli
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) Grafana
4 1 (1.69%) Graphite
4 1 (1.69%) Icinga
4 1 (1.69%) Kibana
4 1 (1.69%) logstash
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) VMware
3 14 (23.73%) HP
4 12 (20.34%) Qualys
5 11 (18.64%) Symantec
6 9 (15.25%) Brocade
6 9 (15.25%) EMC
6 9 (15.25%) IBM
6 9 (15.25%) Veeam
7 8 (13.56%) CheckPoint
7 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.17%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.08%) Citrix
10 2 (3.39%) arcserve
10 2 (3.39%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.39%) Kaspersky
10 2 (3.39%) Proofpoint
10 2 (3.39%) Sophos
10 2 (3.39%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.39%) Webroot
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago