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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.66% 3.02% 8.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% 22.41% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 29
Median salary £37,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.37% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,480 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Firewall
East of England

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
72 58 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.75% 13.49% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 58 55 88
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 7 £30,480 -34.09% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £40,000 -
Newmarket - 1 £27,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 29 (59.18%) Windows
3 27 (55.10%) VPN
3 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 25 (51.02%) Active Directory
5 20 (40.82%) DNS
6 19 (38.78%) LAN
7 17 (34.69%) VMware
7 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
9 15 (30.61%) WAN
10 14 (28.57%) VoIP
10 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (28.57%) Wireless
11 12 (24.49%) CCNP
11 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
11 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
12 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.45%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (22.45%) MS Office
12 11 (22.45%) VLAN
13 10 (20.41%) Linux
13 10 (20.41%) DHCP
13 10 (20.41%) CCNA
13 10 (20.41%) Network Management
13 10 (20.41%) vSphere
14 9 (18.37%) High Availability
14 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
15 8 (16.33%) Internet
15 8 (16.33%) HTTP

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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.45%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) VPN
2 20 (40.82%) DNS
3 19 (38.78%) LAN
4 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
5 15 (30.61%) WAN
6 14 (28.57%) VoIP
6 14 (28.57%) Wireless
7 11 (22.45%) VLAN
8 10 (20.41%) DHCP
9 8 (16.33%) ADSL
9 8 (16.33%) HTTP
9 8 (16.33%) Internet
9 8 (16.33%) Network Security
10 7 (14.29%) LDAP
11 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (8.16%) IPsec
13 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
13 4 (8.16%) SSL
13 4 (8.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Publishing
3 3 (6.12%) French Language
3 3 (6.12%) German Language
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Sales Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Sales Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Presales Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) Java EE
2 1 (2.04%) STL
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) EPoS
2 5 (10.20%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.04%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) iSeries
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.24%) Unix
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Android
8 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (20.41%) Network Management
3 9 (18.37%) High Availability
4 8 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (14.29%) Web Filtering
6 6 (12.24%) Presales
6 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.16%) DNA
7 4 (8.16%) Email Filtering
7 4 (8.16%) ITIL
7 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.12%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.08%) Service Management
9 2 (4.08%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.08%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.49%) CCNP
3 10 (20.41%) CCNA
4 4 (8.16%) DBS Check
5 3 (6.12%) CISSP
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) CISA
6 2 (4.08%) CISM
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.04%) GIAC
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (2.04%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) MCSE
7 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.04%) SANS
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) SSCP
7 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) vSphere
4 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.16%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) WSUS
2 4 (8.16%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.12%) Puppet
4 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.69%) VMware
4 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.24%) Juniper
6 5 (10.20%) HP
7 4 (8.16%) Dell
7 4 (8.16%) EMC
7 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.12%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) F5
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle
8 3 (6.12%) Sophos
9 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.04%) Aruba
10 1 (2.04%) Brocade
10 1 (2.04%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) Veeam
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago