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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 53 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.75% 2.82% 4.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.07% 17.72% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 16
Average salary £28,780 £41,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.80% +13.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
86 79 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.91% 15.90% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 74 74
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 October 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 October 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 +1 25 £28,780 -29.80% 5
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (58.82%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) Windows
5 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
5 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
6 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
7 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
8 11 (32.35%) DNS
9 10 (29.41%) SAN
9 10 (29.41%) DHCP
9 10 (29.41%) SQL
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
10 9 (26.47%) Open Source
10 9 (26.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (26.47%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
10 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
11 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
12 6 (17.65%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) DNS
2 10 (29.41%) DHCP
2 10 (29.41%) SAN
3 9 (26.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) VoIP
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) Frame Relay
6 2 (5.88%) IPsec
6 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.88%) IGRP
6 2 (5.88%) TACACS
6 2 (5.88%) H.323
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Web Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Operations Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Field Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Support
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Support
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (26.47%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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