The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 4 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 30.56% 7.77% 5.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 84.62% 66.67% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 5
Median salary £33,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £55,000 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 36.11% 11.65% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
Median salary £33,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Stirling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

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

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) Presales
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 1 (9.09%) SCCM
8 1 (9.09%) SCOM
8 1 (9.09%) FMCG

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec