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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 55 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.22% 2.89% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.88% 15.57% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £72,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
85 122 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.45% 18.57% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 73 108 90
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 25 July 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 25 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
Burton-upon-Trent -5 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -9 6 £30,000 +22.44% 2
Tamworth +4 1 £47,500 +14.45%
Cannock +1 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
4 15 (38.46%) VPN
5 14 (35.90%) CCNA
5 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (35.90%) VoIP
6 13 (33.33%) CCNP
6 13 (33.33%) VMware
7 12 (30.77%) WAN
7 12 (30.77%) LAN
8 10 (25.64%) Network Security
9 9 (23.08%) Linux
10 8 (20.51%) ITIL
10 8 (20.51%) SAN
10 8 (20.51%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) VLAN
11 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (17.95%) Data Privacy
12 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (15.38%) SQL
12 6 (15.38%) MCSE

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 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) IaaS
2 5 (12.82%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) VPN
2 14 (35.90%) VoIP
3 12 (30.77%) LAN
3 12 (30.77%) WAN
4 10 (25.64%) Network Security
5 8 (20.51%) SAN
5 8 (20.51%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (17.95%) VLAN
7 5 (12.82%) BGP
7 5 (12.82%) EIGRP
7 5 (12.82%) MPLS
7 5 (12.82%) Multicast
7 5 (12.82%) OSPF
7 5 (12.82%) WLAN
8 4 (10.26%) Wireless
9 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.13%) DNS
10 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) AS400
3 3 (7.69%) Statistics
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) IVR
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.08%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Unix
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Data Privacy
3 5 (12.82%) Data Management
3 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
3 5 (12.82%) High Availability
3 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.82%) Line Management
3 5 (12.82%) TQM
4 3 (7.69%) Information Management
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Presales
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.56%) SIEM
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNA
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCNP
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.38%) MCSE
5 4 (10.26%) CEH
5 4 (10.26%) CISMP
5 4 (10.26%) CISSP
5 4 (10.26%) MCITP
5 4 (10.26%) SSCP
5 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.69%) CCSA
6 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) CCSP
7 2 (5.13%) MCSA
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.56%) CCDA
8 1 (2.56%) Degree
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 13 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.13%) Meraki
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
9 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.56%) Qualys
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago