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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 39 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.32% 3.28% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.59% 17.24% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 11
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £60,500 £50,000
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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 116 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.58% 19.05% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58 104 72
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £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 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +27 6 £30,000 -42.85%
Newmarket -3 6 £27,500 - 1
Bury St Edmunds -8 2 £43,750 +50.86%
Stowmarket - 1 £27,500 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 23 (82.14%) VPN
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 16 (57.14%) DNS
4 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (35.71%) Juniper
7 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
7 9 (32.14%) CCNA
7 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 9 (32.14%) DHCP
7 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
7 9 (32.14%) F5
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco
9 7 (25.00%) HTTP
9 7 (25.00%) Internet
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.00%) Presales
10 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (21.43%) SMTP
10 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) CCNP
10 6 (21.43%) MCSE
10 6 (21.43%) MS Office
11 5 (17.86%) MCP
11 5 (17.86%) MCSA
11 5 (17.86%) Unix

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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) VPN
2 16 (57.14%) DNS
3 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 9 (32.14%) DHCP
5 7 (25.00%) HTTP
5 7 (25.00%) Internet
6 6 (21.43%) SMTP
7 5 (17.86%) HTTPS
7 5 (17.86%) IMAP
8 4 (14.29%) Network Security
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.14%) LAN
9 2 (7.14%) VLAN
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
9 2 (7.14%) Wireless
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.57%) GPRS
10 1 (3.57%) LDAP
10 1 (3.57%) VoIP
10 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) GoCD
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (7.14%) Node.js
1 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) CCTV
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Mac OS
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Debian
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Presales
2 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.86%) High Availability
2 5 (17.86%) Ticket Management
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Microservices
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) DNA
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) MCSE
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.86%) A+ Certification
4 5 (17.86%) MCP
4 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 5 (17.86%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) CCSA
6 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
6 3 (10.71%) JNCIS
7 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CISA
7 2 (7.14%) CISM
7 2 (7.14%) CISSP
7 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Juniper
2 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
2 9 (32.14%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.86%) Google
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
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