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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 24 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.60% 2.82% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.98% 12.61% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 19
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £57,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
81 119 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.73% 22.41% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 98 110
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 22 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 44 (55.70%) Microsoft
2 42 (53.16%) Windows
3 41 (51.90%) LAN
3 41 (51.90%) WAN
4 37 (46.84%) DNS
5 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
5 34 (43.04%) Windows Server
6 33 (41.77%) Cisco
6 33 (41.77%) VPN
6 33 (41.77%) Degree
7 28 (35.44%) Linux
7 28 (35.44%) ITIL
8 27 (34.18%) VLAN
9 25 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (30.38%) Office 365
11 23 (29.11%) Skype for Business
11 23 (29.11%) DHCP
11 23 (29.11%) CCNP
11 23 (29.11%) MS Exchange
11 23 (29.11%) VMware
12 22 (27.85%) SQL
12 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (26.58%) MPLS
13 21 (26.58%) Data Centre
14 20 (25.32%) C
14 20 (25.32%) CheckPoint
15 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
15 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (22.78%) 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 23 (29.11%) MS Exchange
1 23 (29.11%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.59%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 4 (5.06%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) SAP BPC
2 4 (5.06%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.38%) Office 365
2 18 (22.78%) PaaS
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.13%) Mimecast
4 4 (5.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (51.90%) LAN
1 41 (51.90%) WAN
2 37 (46.84%) DNS
3 33 (41.77%) VPN
4 27 (34.18%) VLAN
5 23 (29.11%) DHCP
6 21 (26.58%) MPLS
7 14 (17.72%) ISDN
7 14 (17.72%) PBX
7 14 (17.72%) Remote Desktop
7 14 (17.72%) VoIP
8 13 (16.46%) Network Security
9 12 (15.19%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (15.19%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (12.66%) Wireless
11 9 (11.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (11.39%) Unified Communications
12 8 (10.13%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (10.13%) IP Telephony
12 8 (10.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (13.92%) MS Access
2 11 (13.92%) Power BI
2 11 (13.92%) SAP BW
2 11 (13.92%) SAP Data Services
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (18.99%) Retail
2 14 (17.72%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) 3rd Line Support
2 19 (24.05%) Network Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Support Engineer
4 16 (20.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (20.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Office 365 Engineer
6 13 (16.46%) Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Linux Support
8 9 (11.39%) Linux Support Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Support
10 7 (8.86%) Active Directory Support
11 6 (7.59%) Analyst
11 6 (7.59%) Exchange Support
12 5 (6.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) .NET
2 11 (13.92%) MDX
2 11 (13.92%) REST
2 11 (13.92%) SOAP
2 11 (13.92%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
2 14 (17.72%) Mathematics
3 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.16%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) Windows Server
3 28 (35.44%) Linux
4 22 (27.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (10.13%) Mac OS X
9 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) ITIL
2 18 (22.78%) Mentoring
3 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
4 14 (17.72%) Coaching
5 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
6 11 (13.92%) Database Tuning
6 11 (13.92%) ETL
6 11 (13.92%) ETL Development
6 11 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (13.92%) Time Management
6 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
7 10 (12.66%) Migration
8 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (10.13%) Business Continuity
9 8 (10.13%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (10.13%) Web Filtering
10 6 (7.59%) Information Security
11 5 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (6.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 20 (25.32%) C
3 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
4 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
4 11 (13.92%) VBA
5 6 (7.59%) C#
5 6 (7.59%) C++
5 6 (7.59%) VB
6 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) Degree
2 25 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (29.11%) CCNP
4 11 (13.92%) CCNA
5 9 (11.39%) CCIE
6 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.80%) CISA
7 3 (3.80%) CISSP
7 3 (3.80%) MCSE
7 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.53%) CISM
8 2 (2.53%) MCP
9 1 (1.27%) CCDP
9 1 (1.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.72%) Terminal Services
3 14 (17.72%) VMware ESX
4 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
5 8 (10.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.06%) Nessus
2 4 (5.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (5.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.80%) Nmap
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (55.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (41.77%) Cisco
3 23 (29.11%) VMware
4 20 (25.32%) CheckPoint
5 13 (16.46%) Citrix
6 12 (15.19%) Dell
6 12 (15.19%) Oracle
6 12 (15.19%) SAP
7 11 (13.92%) Cognos
7 11 (13.92%) IBM
7 11 (13.92%) NetApp
8 9 (11.39%) Juniper
9 8 (10.13%) F5
9 8 (10.13%) HP
9 8 (10.13%) Veeam
10 5 (6.33%) Riverbed
11 4 (5.06%) Brocade
11 4 (5.06%) Palo Alto
11 4 (5.06%) SonicWALL
11 4 (5.06%) Symantec
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