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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 34 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 53 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.81% 9.45% 9.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.66% 33.13% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 26
Median salary £42,500 £56,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £78,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Firewall
Hertfordshire

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
117 160 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.48% 28.52% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90 80 141
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 26 (53.06%) CheckPoint
2 25 (51.02%) Data Centre
3 24 (48.98%) Cisco
4 23 (46.94%) ITIL
4 23 (46.94%) Windows
5 22 (44.90%) LAN
5 22 (44.90%) WAN
5 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.86%) VMware
7 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
8 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (36.73%) Network Security
9 18 (36.73%) VPN
10 17 (34.69%) CCNP
10 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (34.69%) Linux
11 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
11 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
11 15 (30.61%) VLAN
12 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
12 14 (28.57%) Management Information System
13 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (26.53%) Office 365
14 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
14 12 (24.49%) DHCP
14 12 (24.49%) DNS
14 12 (24.49%) MPLS
15 11 (22.45%) SQL
15 11 (22.45%) C

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 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Office 365
2 10 (20.41%) PaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) LAN
1 22 (44.90%) WAN
2 18 (36.73%) Network Security
2 18 (36.73%) VPN
3 15 (30.61%) VLAN
4 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (24.49%) DHCP
5 12 (24.49%) DNS
5 12 (24.49%) MPLS
6 10 (20.41%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (20.41%) VoIP
7 7 (14.29%) ISDN
7 7 (14.29%) PBX
7 7 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (8.16%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (8.16%) DMZ
9 4 (8.16%) IPsec
9 4 (8.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) DB2
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.04%) Ant
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Information Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Support
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) COM
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Data Centre
2 14 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.24%) Cybercrime
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.16%) EqualLogic
5 4 (8.16%) Spread Betting
6 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Clustering
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
3 17 (34.69%) Linux
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (16.33%) Unix
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) AIX
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
4 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (18.37%) Information Security
6 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (14.29%) Coaching
7 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
8 6 (12.24%) Information Security Management
8 6 (12.24%) ISMS
8 6 (12.24%) Security Management
8 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (10.20%) Change Management
9 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
10 4 (8.16%) Network Design
11 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (6.12%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) C
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) C#
2 4 (8.16%) C++
2 4 (8.16%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) CCNP
1 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.41%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) CISA
3 7 (14.29%) CISSP
4 6 (12.24%) CISM
5 4 (8.16%) CCNA
6 3 (6.12%) CCIE
7 2 (4.08%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) PCI DSS
2 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) vSphere
6 3 (6.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) CheckPoint
2 24 (48.98%) Cisco
3 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.86%) VMware
5 7 (14.29%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle
6 6 (12.24%) NetApp
7 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.16%) Avaya
7 4 (8.16%) Dell
7 4 (8.16%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.12%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.12%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.12%) Sage
9 2 (4.08%) EMC
9 2 (4.08%) F5
9 2 (4.08%) Juniper
9 2 (4.08%) SAP
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