The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 34 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.79% 2.04% 7.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 21.05% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Median salary £22,500 £43,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.67% +75.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 19 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.38% 9.69% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 41
Median salary £22,500 £34,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% +38.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Life Science
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Brocade
6 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 3 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (30.00%) Data Security
6 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (30.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) OSPF
6 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (30.00%) ICMP
6 3 (30.00%) Telnet

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) G Suite
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) ICMP
4 3 (30.00%) IPv4
4 3 (30.00%) IPv6
4 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) RIP
4 3 (30.00%) SMTP
4 3 (30.00%) Telnet
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Life Science
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HND
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Brocade
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle