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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 37 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.26% 0.94% 4.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% 8.70% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Median salary £21,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.73% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £47,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
19 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.33% 10.80% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 44
Median salary £21,500 £47,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.73% +97.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £57,500 £55,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (80.00%) SSL
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) LAN
3 12 (80.00%) WAN
4 11 (73.33%) DHCP
4 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 11 (73.33%) DNS
5 10 (66.67%) Network Security
5 10 (66.67%) IIS
5 10 (66.67%) ITIL
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (60.00%) Apache
6 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (60.00%) HTTP
6 9 (60.00%) SMTP
6 9 (60.00%) VPN
6 9 (60.00%) IBM
6 9 (60.00%) HP
6 9 (60.00%) EMC
6 9 (60.00%) SAN
6 9 (60.00%) Tivoli
6 9 (60.00%) Symantec
6 9 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (60.00%) Brocade
6 9 (60.00%) VLAN
6 9 (60.00%) ICMP
6 9 (60.00%) 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 10 (66.67%) IIS
2 9 (60.00%) Apache
2 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) G Suite
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (80.00%) LAN
2 12 (80.00%) SSL
2 12 (80.00%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) DHCP
3 11 (73.33%) DNS
4 10 (66.67%) Network Security
5 9 (60.00%) HTTP
5 9 (60.00%) ICMP
5 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 9 (60.00%) SMTP
5 9 (60.00%) Telnet
5 9 (60.00%) VLAN
5 9 (60.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) IPv4
6 3 (20.00%) IPv6
6 3 (20.00%) LDAP
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) RIP
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Network Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Data Security
3 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Brocade
1 9 (60.00%) EMC
1 9 (60.00%) HP
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
1 9 (60.00%) Symantec
1 9 (60.00%) Veeam
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Google