The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 47 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.39% 3.10% 4.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.63% 21.33% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 18
Median salary £29,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,050 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 75 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.41% 14.53% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 73
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Firewall
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Ipswich +18 5 £30,000 -46.66% 2
Newmarket -2 5 £29,000 +13.72% 2
Bury St Edmunds -19 1 £42,500 +46.55%
Stowmarket - 1 £27,500 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 23 (76.67%) VPN
2 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (46.67%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (43.33%) Cisco
5 11 (36.67%) CCNP
6 10 (33.33%) CCNA
7 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 8 (26.67%) HTTP
8 7 (23.33%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) Juniper
8 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
8 7 (23.33%) Network Security
8 7 (23.33%) F5
9 6 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (20.00%) WAN
9 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.67%) VoIP
10 5 (16.67%) Network Management
10 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (13.33%) CISSP
11 4 (13.33%) VMware
11 4 (13.33%) COBIT
11 4 (13.33%) Internet

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) VPN
2 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) HTTP
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) Network Security
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (20.00%) LAN
5 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (16.67%) VoIP
7 4 (13.33%) Internet
7 4 (13.33%) LDAP
7 4 (13.33%) SMTP
8 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
8 3 (10.00%) IMAP
8 3 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (6.67%) VLAN
10 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) GoCD
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Graduate
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Debian
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (16.67%) Network Management
2 4 (13.33%) DNA
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Presales
2 4 (13.33%) SIEM
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Ticket Management
3 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) Microservices
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNP
3 10 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) CISA
4 4 (13.33%) CISM
4 4 (13.33%) CISSP
4 4 (13.33%) DBS Check
4 4 (13.33%) MCSE
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (10.00%) MCP
5 3 (10.00%) MCSA
5 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Certification
6 2 (6.67%) CCSA
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
2 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (23.33%) F5
2 7 (23.33%) Juniper
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.33%) Meraki
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