The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 4.81% 11.11% 7.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.27% 48.48% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 5
Median salary £35,000 £25,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.61% -15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £21,050 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,900 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
Firewall
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 23.72% 22.92% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 32
Median salary £33,500 £27,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.07% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Telford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Telford region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Telford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Telford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) SonicWALL
4 9 (40.91%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (31.82%) Network Security
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
7 6 (27.27%) MPLS
7 6 (27.27%) CCNA
7 6 (27.27%) IOS XR
7 6 (27.27%) F5
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) VoIP
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) Wireless
8 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) CCDP
9 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
9 4 (18.18%) iPad
9 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (36.36%) DNS
4 7 (31.82%) Network Security
5 6 (27.27%) IOS XR
5 6 (27.27%) MPLS
6 5 (22.73%) VoIP
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
6 5 (22.73%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
8 3 (13.64%) ADSL
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.64%) OSPF
8 3 (13.64%) PSTN
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) VLAN
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Presales Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 4 (18.18%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) VyOS
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
1 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (18.18%) Scrum
2 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Presales
3 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCDP
5 3 (13.64%) CCDA
5 3 (13.64%) CCIE
5 3 (13.64%) CCSA
5 3 (13.64%) CCSE
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIE
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) pfSense
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) SonicWALL
3 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 2 (9.09%) Avaya
7 2 (9.09%) Brocade
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.09%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.55%) Aruba
8 1 (4.55%) Nokia