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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 55 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.39% 2.32% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 9
Median salary £33,500 £33,750 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% +10.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £29,250 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,700 £37,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
108 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.42% 9.28% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 95 40 42
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +36.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,700 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +2 19 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Gateshead - 2 £24,625 -
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) LAN
3 17 (51.52%) WAN
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (42.42%) CCNP
6 13 (39.39%) VoIP
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) VMware
9 8 (24.24%) Linux
9 8 (24.24%) CCNA
9 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
9 8 (24.24%) vSphere
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 6 (18.18%) Wireless
11 6 (18.18%) Network Security
12 5 (15.15%) F5
12 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
12 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
12 5 (15.15%) ProxySG
12 5 (15.15%) BIG-IP
12 5 (15.15%) Sophos
12 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
12 5 (15.15%) Avaya
12 5 (15.15%) Nortel
13 4 (12.12%) HP

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) nginx
1 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) LAN
2 17 (51.52%) WAN
3 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (39.39%) VoIP
5 7 (21.21%) VPN
6 6 (18.18%) Network Security
6 6 (18.18%) Wireless
7 5 (15.15%) BIG-IP
7 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 4 (12.12%) LDAP
9 3 (9.09%) BGP
9 3 (9.09%) SAN
10 2 (6.06%) DHCP
10 2 (6.06%) FWSM
10 2 (6.06%) IPsec
10 2 (6.06%) SSH
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) Redis
2 2 (6.06%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Support
3 7 (21.21%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Network Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Support
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Technician
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.03%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.03%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Kali Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Change Control
2 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 3 (9.09%) Information Security
2 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.06%) Validation
4 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.03%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Server Building
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PHP
1 2 (6.06%) Python
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNP
3 8 (24.24%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CISM
5 1 (3.03%) CISA
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) BS7799
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) vSphere
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.06%) Gluster
3 2 (6.06%) iptables
3 2 (6.06%) LXC
3 2 (6.06%) NFS
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Graphite
1 2 (6.06%) Graylog
1 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
1 2 (6.06%) Icinga
1 2 (6.06%) logstash
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) Salt
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
1 2 (6.06%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.03%) Nessus
2 1 (3.03%) Nmap
2 1 (3.03%) OpenView
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) Avaya
5 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.15%) F5
5 5 (15.15%) Nortel
5 5 (15.15%) Sophos
6 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) NetScout
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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