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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.64% 5.98% 6.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 26.45% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 30
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
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
102 121 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.73% 22.62% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 75 111
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £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 6 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) LAN
2 16 (41.03%) WAN
2 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
4 14 (35.90%) VPN
5 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.21%) Avaya
7 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
7 11 (28.21%) Network Security
7 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
8 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
8 10 (25.64%) ITIL
8 10 (25.64%) CCNP
8 10 (25.64%) Finance
9 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (20.51%) Office 365
10 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (20.51%) Information Security
11 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
11 7 (17.95%) HP
11 7 (17.95%) Nortel
11 7 (17.95%) DNS
11 7 (17.95%) vSphere
12 6 (15.38%) Linux

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 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) LAN
1 16 (41.03%) WAN
2 14 (35.90%) VPN
3 11 (28.21%) Network Security
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (17.95%) DNS
6 6 (15.38%) SAN
7 5 (12.82%) DHCP
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.26%) MPLS
8 4 (10.26%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (10.26%) VLAN
9 3 (7.69%) Wireless
10 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.13%) VoIP
10 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
11 1 (2.56%) Skype
11 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Ant
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Network Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) IT Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Operations Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Information Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
1 2 (5.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) EqualLogic
3 4 (10.26%) Spread Betting
4 2 (5.13%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Unix
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) AIX
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (20.51%) Information Security
3 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) Network Design
5 4 (10.26%) Presales
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Security Management
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.64%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CISSP
4 3 (7.69%) CISM
5 2 (5.13%) CCA
5 2 (5.13%) CCEA
5 2 (5.13%) CISA
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.56%) CCDE
6 1 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.56%) CISMP
6 1 (2.56%) CLAS
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.95%) vSphere
4 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.69%) VirtualBox
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.13%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.13%) XenServer
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Nessus
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) Nmap
2 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
4 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.21%) Avaya
6 7 (17.95%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) Nortel
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
8 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.26%) Dell
8 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
9 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.13%) AppSense
10 2 (5.13%) EMC
10 2 (5.13%) NetApp
10 2 (5.13%) Sage
10 2 (5.13%) SAP
10 2 (5.13%) Veeam
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago