The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 24 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 48 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.15% 1.16% 4.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.47% 12.20% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 16
Average salary £27,500 £33,750 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 41 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.43% 9.51% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 63
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 48 £27,500 -18.51% 7
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 39 (68.42%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 26 (45.61%) Cisco
3 26 (45.61%) SAN
4 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (43.86%) VMware
5 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (40.35%) NetApp
7 19 (33.33%) Linux
7 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 18 (31.58%) Hyper-V
8 18 (31.58%) Lync
9 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 16 (28.07%) ITIL
9 16 (28.07%) MCSE
9 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
10 15 (26.32%) SharePoint
10 15 (26.32%) EMC
10 15 (26.32%) Blackberry
10 15 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (26.32%) Replication
11 14 (24.56%) MCSA
11 14 (24.56%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (31.58%) Lync
5 15 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 15 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (12.28%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (10.53%) IIS
9 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) SAN
2 13 (22.81%) LAN
2 13 (22.81%) WAN
3 10 (17.54%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) DHCP
4 9 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (14.04%) NAS
6 6 (10.53%) VPN
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.02%) MPLS
8 3 (5.26%) OSPF
8 3 (5.26%) BGP
8 3 (5.26%) EIGRP
8 3 (5.26%) IGRP
8 3 (5.26%) TACACS
8 3 (5.26%) H.323
8 3 (5.26%) IKE
8 3 (5.26%) IPX
8 3 (5.26%) IPX/SPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Field Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Web Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) IT Support
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (5.26%) Managed Services Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Blackberry
1 15 (26.32%) Replication
2 11 (19.30%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) HACMP
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (68.42%) Windows
2 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (33.33%) Linux
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.51%) AIX
9 2 (3.51%) Solaris
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.77%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.51%) Workflow
8 2 (3.51%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
1 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
2 11 (19.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (28.07%) MCSE
3 14 (24.56%) MCSA
4 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
4 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.53%) MCP
6 5 (8.77%) CCNA
7 4 (7.02%) MCTS
7 4 (7.02%) MCITP
8 2 (3.51%) IBM AIX Certification
9 1 (1.75%) Degree
9 1 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.77%) XenApp
5 5 (8.77%) XenServer
6 3 (5.26%) vSphere
7 2 (3.51%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Cisco
2 25 (43.86%) VMware
3 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 23 (40.35%) NetApp
5 15 (26.32%) EMC
6 7 (12.28%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
8 4 (7.02%) Dell
9 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.51%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.51%) IBM
10 2 (3.51%) CA
10 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.75%) F5
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