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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 48 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.37% 2.63% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.50% 25.00% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 11
Median salary £35,600 £27,500 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.45% -3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
80 56 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.98% 10.51% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 70
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 18 £35,600 +29.45% 2
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) CCNP
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (37.93%) VoIP
4 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
6 8 (27.59%) VMware
6 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) VPN
7 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
8 6 (20.69%) vSphere
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
9 5 (17.24%) Sophos
9 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
9 5 (17.24%) Wireless
9 5 (17.24%) CCNA
9 5 (17.24%) DNS
9 5 (17.24%) Nortel
9 5 (17.24%) Avaya
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
9 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
9 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
9 5 (17.24%) F5
10 4 (13.79%) Change Control

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) LAN
2 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (37.93%) VoIP
4 7 (24.14%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) Wireless
6 4 (13.79%) LDAP
6 4 (13.79%) Network Security
6 4 (13.79%) SAN
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.90%) BGP
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.45%) IPsec
9 1 (3.45%) NAS
9 1 (3.45%) Skype
9 1 (3.45%) SSH
9 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Network Support
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Network Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Support
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.45%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Change Control
2 3 (10.34%) Data Management
2 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.34%) Validation
3 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) High Availability
4 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) vSphere
3 5 (17.24%) ProxySG
4 3 (10.34%) iptables
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.45%) Gluster
6 1 (3.45%) LXC
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Graphite
1 1 (3.45%) Graylog
1 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.45%) Icinga
1 1 (3.45%) logstash
1 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Salt
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Avaya
5 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
5 5 (17.24%) F5
5 5 (17.24%) Nortel
5 5 (17.24%) Sophos
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) ThinPrint
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
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