The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 17 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 14.63% 4.44% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 63.16% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Median salary £31,500 - £16,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Firewall
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.17% 17.78% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 7
Median salary £30,000 £35,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% -9.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,500 £24,163
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Taunton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Taunton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) Cisco
4 15 (68.18%) SAN
4 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
5 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
6 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 12 (54.55%) Citrix
7 11 (50.00%) NetApp
7 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (40.91%) XenApp
8 9 (40.91%) Palo Alto
8 9 (40.91%) Terminal Services
8 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
8 9 (40.91%) Juniper
8 9 (40.91%) HP
8 9 (40.91%) VoIP
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 9 (40.91%) SCCM
8 9 (40.91%) SCOM
9 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (31.82%) Network Security
10 7 (31.82%) Wireless
10 7 (31.82%) VMware
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) WAN
10 7 (31.82%) VPN
10 7 (31.82%) SLA
11 6 (27.27%) DNS
11 6 (27.27%) DHCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) VoIP
3 7 (31.82%) Network Security
3 7 (31.82%) VPN
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) Wireless
4 6 (27.27%) DHCP
4 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 6 (27.27%) Internet
4 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
4 6 (27.27%) NetScreen
4 6 (27.27%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Administrator
1 9 (40.91%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) ICT Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Network Systems Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) ICT Support
6 3 (13.64%) ICT Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Security Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) iPad
2 3 (13.64%) iPhone
3 2 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) High Availability
2 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 4 (18.18%) Open Source
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (40.91%) Terminal Services
3 9 (40.91%) XenApp
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) SCCM
1 9 (40.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Citrix
4 11 (50.00%) NetApp
5 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
5 9 (40.91%) HP
5 9 (40.91%) Juniper
5 9 (40.91%) Palo Alto
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 6 (27.27%) Hitachi
8 2 (9.09%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) IBM