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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 55 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.35% 1.59% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.53% 14.49% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 21
Average salary £33,750 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.65% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £24,400 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
47 69 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.22% 11.00% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 87
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +5 11 £32,500 +6.55% 2
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
6 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) WAN
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
8 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) CCNP
9 6 (22.22%) MPLS
10 5 (18.52%) OSPF
10 5 (18.52%) BGP
10 5 (18.52%) CCNA
10 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
10 5 (18.52%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
1 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (18.52%) Apache
6 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 3 (11.11%) nginx
6 3 (11.11%) CMS
6 3 (11.11%) Zope
6 3 (11.11%) Plone
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 7 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (22.22%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) OSPF
5 5 (18.52%) BGP
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
5 5 (18.52%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) VLAN
6 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
6 4 (14.81%) IPsec
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
6 4 (14.81%) SSL
7 3 (11.11%) PPP
7 3 (11.11%) SNMP
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) DSL
7 3 (11.11%) ATM
7 3 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Field Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) UNIX
7 3 (11.11%) CentOS
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Network Design
1 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) Test Management
2 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
4 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) CCDP
5 3 (11.11%) CCSP
5 3 (11.11%) JNCIS
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) qmail
4 3 (11.11%) Postfix
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.11%) Varnish
5 1 (3.70%) Firmware
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HAProxy
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) systemd
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard
5 4 (14.81%) F5
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.70%) BT
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) Draytek
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
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