The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 23 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 39 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.44% 3.05% 6.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.61% 11.61% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 28
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +22.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 155 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.27% 26.27% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 133 102
Median salary £46,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £40,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Watford region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Watford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
3 34 (50.00%) WAN
3 34 (50.00%) LAN
4 32 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 31 (45.59%) VPN
6 30 (44.12%) Cisco
7 25 (36.76%) DNS
7 25 (36.76%) Office 365
8 24 (35.29%) Degree
8 24 (35.29%) Linux
9 23 (33.82%) ITIL
10 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
10 22 (32.35%) VMware
11 21 (30.88%) VLAN
12 20 (29.41%) Skype for Business
12 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (27.94%) DHCP
13 19 (27.94%) Data Centre
13 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (26.47%) CCNP
14 18 (26.47%) CheckPoint
14 18 (26.47%) C
14 18 (26.47%) SQL
15 17 (25.00%) MPLS
15 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
17 15 (22.06%) PaaS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 20 (29.41%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.29%) IIS
4 4 (5.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
3 5 (7.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) SAP BPC
2 5 (7.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Office 365
2 15 (22.06%) PaaS
3 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.76%) Mimecast
5 4 (5.88%) IaaS
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (50.00%) LAN
1 34 (50.00%) WAN
2 31 (45.59%) VPN
3 25 (36.76%) DNS
4 21 (30.88%) VLAN
5 19 (27.94%) DHCP
6 17 (25.00%) MPLS
7 15 (22.06%) Wireless
8 11 (16.18%) ISDN
8 11 (16.18%) PBX
8 11 (16.18%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (16.18%) VoIP
9 9 (13.24%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (13.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (13.24%) Network Security
9 9 (13.24%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (13.24%) Unified Communications
10 8 (11.76%) SAN
11 6 (8.82%) BGP
11 6 (8.82%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.82%) MS Access
4 6 (8.82%) Power BI
4 6 (8.82%) SAP BW
4 6 (8.82%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.18%) Retail
1 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (22.06%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) Office 365 Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Active Directory Support
6 8 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (10.29%) Exchange Support
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Linux Support
8 6 (8.82%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) MDX
2 6 (8.82%) REST
2 6 (8.82%) SOAP
2 6 (8.82%) Web Services
3 3 (4.41%) Middleware
4 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 24 (35.29%) Linux
4 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
8 8 (11.76%) Mac OS X
9 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) ITIL
2 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 11 (16.18%) Coaching
3 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
3 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
4 10 (14.71%) Migration
5 9 (13.24%) Business Continuity
6 8 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (11.76%) Web Filtering
7 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) Database Tuning
7 6 (8.82%) ETL
7 6 (8.82%) ETL Development
7 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.82%) Time Management
7 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) C
1 18 (26.47%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) C#
2 7 (10.29%) C++
2 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.29%) VB
3 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.82%) VBA
4 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Degree
2 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (26.47%) CCNP
4 10 (14.71%) CCNA
5 9 (13.24%) CCIE
6 5 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.41%) MCSE
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.94%) MCP
9 1 (1.47%) CCDP
9 1 (1.47%) CISA
9 1 (1.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.18%) Terminal Services
4 11 (16.18%) VMware ESX
5 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (7.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.12%) Cisco
3 22 (32.35%) VMware
4 18 (26.47%) CheckPoint
5 13 (19.12%) Citrix
5 13 (19.12%) Dell
6 11 (16.18%) NetApp
7 9 (13.24%) Juniper
7 9 (13.24%) SAP
8 8 (11.76%) F5
8 8 (11.76%) HP
8 8 (11.76%) Veeam
9 6 (8.82%) Cognos
9 6 (8.82%) IBM
9 6 (8.82%) Oracle
9 6 (8.82%) Palo Alto
10 5 (7.35%) Riverbed
10 5 (7.35%) Sage
10 5 (7.35%) SonicWALL
10 5 (7.35%) Symantec
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