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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 36 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.88% 7.68% 7.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.14% 29.22% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 21
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £76,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
112 154 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.51% 26.28% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 87 104
Median salary £44,500 £48,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.29% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (46.67%) LAN
2 28 (46.67%) WAN
2 28 (46.67%) Data Centre
3 27 (45.00%) CheckPoint
4 26 (43.33%) ITIL
5 25 (41.67%) Windows
5 25 (41.67%) DNS
6 24 (40.00%) VPN
6 24 (40.00%) Cisco
7 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
7 22 (36.67%) VLAN
7 22 (36.67%) Network Security
8 21 (35.00%) PCI DSS
8 21 (35.00%) Windows Server
8 21 (35.00%) CCNP
8 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (33.33%) Linux
9 20 (33.33%) Degree
10 18 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
10 18 (30.00%) VMware
11 17 (28.33%) DHCP
12 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 15 (25.00%) C
13 15 (25.00%) SQL

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.67%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SAP BPC
2 3 (5.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Office 365
2 11 (18.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) LAN
1 28 (46.67%) WAN
2 25 (41.67%) DNS
3 24 (40.00%) VPN
4 22 (36.67%) Network Security
4 22 (36.67%) VLAN
5 17 (28.33%) DHCP
6 15 (25.00%) MPLS
7 14 (23.33%) VoIP
8 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
10 11 (18.33%) ISDN
10 11 (18.33%) PBX
10 11 (18.33%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (11.67%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (11.67%) DMZ
12 7 (11.67%) IP Telephony
12 7 (11.67%) IPsec
13 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.33%) MS Access
2 5 (8.33%) Power BI
2 5 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (23.33%) Retail
2 10 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (18.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Support
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Information Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
7 5 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
1 5 (8.33%) MDX
1 5 (8.33%) REST
1 5 (8.33%) SOAP
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (5.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (18.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.00%) Cybercrime
5 3 (5.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.00%) EqualLogic
5 3 (5.00%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (33.33%) Linux
4 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (13.33%) Unix
9 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) ITIL
2 18 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 15 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (18.33%) Coaching
4 11 (18.33%) Information Security
5 8 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.67%) Information Security Management
6 7 (11.67%) ISMS
6 7 (11.67%) Security Management
6 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) ETL
8 5 (8.33%) Time Management
8 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) C
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (8.33%) VBA
3 4 (6.67%) C#
3 4 (6.67%) C++
3 4 (6.67%) VB
4 3 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) CCNP
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (33.33%) Degree
3 9 (15.00%) CISA
3 9 (15.00%) CISSP
4 8 (13.33%) CISM
5 7 (11.67%) CCNA
6 3 (5.00%) CCIE
7 2 (3.33%) CCDE
8 1 (1.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Terminal Services
3 11 (18.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (6.67%) Nessus
3 3 (5.00%) Nmap
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 24 (40.00%) Cisco
4 18 (30.00%) VMware
5 12 (20.00%) Oracle
6 8 (13.33%) NetApp
7 6 (10.00%) SAP
8 5 (8.33%) Cognos
8 5 (8.33%) IBM
9 4 (6.67%) Avaya
9 4 (6.67%) Dell
9 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
9 4 (6.67%) HP
10 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.00%) Sage
11 2 (3.33%) Brocade
11 2 (3.33%) F5
11 2 (3.33%) Juniper
12 1 (1.67%) Veeam
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