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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 36 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.11% 5.33% 5.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.80% 25.00% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 31
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £66,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
81 100 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.26% 21.32% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 131
Median salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 34 (53.13%) WAN
2 34 (53.13%) DNS
2 34 (53.13%) LAN
3 29 (45.31%) VPN
4 28 (43.75%) Windows
4 28 (43.75%) ITIL
5 26 (40.63%) Cisco
5 26 (40.63%) Degree
6 25 (39.06%) Data Centre
6 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
7 24 (37.50%) Linux
7 24 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 24 (37.50%) VLAN
8 21 (32.81%) Management Information System
9 20 (31.25%) VMware
9 20 (31.25%) DHCP
10 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (29.69%) Skype for Business
10 19 (29.69%) Office 365
11 18 (28.13%) CCNP
12 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
12 17 (26.56%) SQL
12 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
12 17 (26.56%) PaaS
13 16 (25.00%) PCI DSS
13 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (25.00%) Network Security
13 16 (25.00%) C
13 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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 19 (29.69%) Skype for Business
2 16 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.56%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.69%) Office 365
2 17 (26.56%) PaaS
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.38%) Mimecast
4 4 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.13%) DNS
1 34 (53.13%) LAN
1 34 (53.13%) WAN
2 29 (45.31%) VPN
3 24 (37.50%) VLAN
4 20 (31.25%) DHCP
5 16 (25.00%) MPLS
5 16 (25.00%) Network Security
6 13 (20.31%) ISDN
6 13 (20.31%) PBX
6 13 (20.31%) Remote Desktop
6 13 (20.31%) VoIP
7 9 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (14.06%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (14.06%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (14.06%) DMZ
7 9 (14.06%) IP Telephony
7 9 (14.06%) IPsec
7 9 (14.06%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (9.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (17.19%) MS Access
2 11 (17.19%) Power BI
2 11 (17.19%) SAP BW
2 11 (17.19%) SAP Data Services
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (21.88%) Retail
2 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (21.88%) Support Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) Linux Support
5 11 (17.19%) Linux Support Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 11 (17.19%) MDX
2 11 (17.19%) REST
2 11 (17.19%) SOAP
2 11 (17.19%) Web Services
3 3 (4.69%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Data Centre
2 21 (32.81%) Management Information System
3 13 (20.31%) Mathematics
4 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.13%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Windows
2 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 24 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.69%) Unix
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) ITIL
2 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
3 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (20.31%) Coaching
5 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (17.19%) Data Modelling
6 11 (17.19%) Database Tuning
6 11 (17.19%) ETL
6 11 (17.19%) ETL Development
6 11 (17.19%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (17.19%) Time Management
6 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.50%) Information Security
8 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
8 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (9.38%) Web Filtering
9 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 4 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) SQL
2 16 (25.00%) C
3 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
3 11 (17.19%) T-SQL
3 11 (17.19%) VBA
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) C++
4 3 (4.69%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Degree
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (28.13%) CCNP
4 12 (18.75%) CCNA
5 6 (9.38%) CISA
5 6 (9.38%) CISSP
6 4 (6.25%) CCIE
6 4 (6.25%) CISM
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCDP
8 1 (1.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.31%) Terminal Services
3 13 (20.31%) VMware ESX
4 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (9.38%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.25%) Nessus
4 3 (4.69%) Nmap
5 1 (1.56%) Nagios
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.63%) Cisco
3 20 (31.25%) VMware
4 17 (26.56%) CheckPoint
5 14 (21.88%) Oracle
6 13 (20.31%) NetApp
7 12 (18.75%) SAP
8 11 (17.19%) Cognos
8 11 (17.19%) IBM
9 8 (12.50%) Citrix
10 7 (10.94%) Dell
11 6 (9.38%) HP
11 6 (9.38%) Veeam
12 5 (7.81%) Juniper
13 4 (6.25%) F5
13 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
14 1 (1.56%) Avaya
14 1 (1.56%) Sage
14 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
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