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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 56 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.41% 3.52% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.61% 32.20% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 12
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £29,568
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +9.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £46,500 £35,950
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
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
102 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.41% 10.93% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 96 52 64
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,700 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 18 £34,250 +8.73% 1
Gateshead +10 2 £24,625 -24.23%
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (75.00%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) LAN
3 16 (50.00%) WAN
4 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (43.75%) CCNP
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (37.50%) VoIP
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 8 (25.00%) VPN
8 8 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) CCNA
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) vSphere
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Wireless
10 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
11 5 (15.63%) Sophos
11 5 (15.63%) Finance
11 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.63%) Avaya
11 5 (15.63%) Nortel
11 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
11 5 (15.63%) ProxySG
11 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
11 5 (15.63%) Network Security
11 5 (15.63%) F5
12 4 (12.50%) 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 (9.38%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) LAN
2 16 (50.00%) WAN
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (37.50%) VoIP
5 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 6 (18.75%) Wireless
7 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
7 5 (15.63%) Network Security
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) LDAP
8 4 (12.50%) SAN
9 2 (6.25%) BGP
9 2 (6.25%) FWSM
9 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (3.13%) NAS
10 1 (3.13%) Skype
10 1 (3.13%) SSH
10 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
3 1 (3.13%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Support
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Network Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.13%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
1 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Change Control
2 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
2 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
2 3 (9.38%) Validation
3 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.25%) Data Management
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) High Availability
4 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) CCNP
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.88%) vSphere
2 5 (15.63%) ProxySG
3 3 (9.38%) iptables
4 1 (3.13%) Gluster
4 1 (3.13%) LXC
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Graphite
1 1 (3.13%) Graylog
1 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.13%) Icinga
1 1 (3.13%) logstash
1 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.13%) OpenView
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Salt
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
1 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Avaya
4 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
4 5 (15.63%) F5
4 5 (15.63%) Nortel
4 5 (15.63%) Sophos
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) ThinPrint
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