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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 34 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.90% 2.26% 6.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.31% 25.00% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 28
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £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
65 32 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.28% 9.04% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 72
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +9 34 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 45 (70.31%) MS Exchange
2 43 (67.19%) Windows
3 41 (64.06%) Active Directory
4 33 (51.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (48.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (45.31%) NetApp
6 29 (45.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (43.75%) SAN
7 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (42.19%) Cisco
9 25 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 23 (35.94%) VMware
12 22 (34.38%) Lync
13 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (29.69%) EMC
14 19 (29.69%) Blackberry
14 19 (29.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 19 (29.69%) SharePoint
14 19 (29.69%) Replication
15 18 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
16 17 (26.56%) SQL
16 17 (26.56%) MCSE
17 16 (25.00%) LAN
17 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 16 (25.00%) WAN
17 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
18 15 (23.44%) MCSA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 45 (70.31%) MS Exchange
2 33 (51.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 28 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (34.38%) Lync
6 19 (29.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 19 (29.69%) SharePoint
7 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (17.19%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (7.81%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.75%) SAN
2 16 (25.00%) LAN
2 16 (25.00%) WAN
3 11 (17.19%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (15.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (12.50%) VPN
5 8 (12.50%) NAS
6 7 (10.94%) MPLS
7 6 (9.38%) DNS
7 6 (9.38%) DHCP
7 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (7.81%) OSPF
8 5 (7.81%) BGP
8 5 (7.81%) EIGRP
9 4 (6.25%) VLAN
9 4 (6.25%) IPv6
9 4 (6.25%) IPsec
9 4 (6.25%) SSL
9 4 (6.25%) PPP
10 3 (4.69%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Field Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Web Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) IT Support
5 7 (10.94%) Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Support Technician
8 4 (6.25%) Support Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Exchange Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Blackberry
1 19 (29.69%) Replication
2 11 (17.19%) Open Source
3 2 (3.13%) HACMP
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (45.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (21.88%) Linux
6 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.69%) UNIX
9 2 (3.13%) AIX
9 2 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
3 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (14.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Change Management
6 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.13%) Workflow
8 2 (3.13%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.13%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.56%) Line Management
9 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) SQL
1 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
2 12 (18.75%) VBScript
3 1 (1.56%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.56%) MCSE
3 15 (23.44%) MCSA
4 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (10.94%) CCNA
7 6 (9.38%) MCP
8 4 (6.25%) CCNP
8 4 (6.25%) MCTS
8 4 (6.25%) MCITP
9 2 (3.13%) IBM AIX Certification
10 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.56%) Degree
10 1 (1.56%) VCP4
10 1 (1.56%) CCIP
10 1 (1.56%) CCIE
10 1 (1.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (64.06%) Active Directory
2 18 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.81%) XenApp
4 5 (7.81%) XenServer
4 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.69%) vSphere
6 2 (3.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) NetApp
2 27 (42.19%) Cisco
3 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (35.94%) VMware
5 19 (29.69%) EMC
6 5 (7.81%) Citrix
6 5 (7.81%) HP
7 4 (6.25%) CA
7 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.69%) F5
9 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 2 (3.13%) IBM
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