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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 37 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.84% 6.05% 7.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.49% 26.09% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 26
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £75,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
98 115 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.76% 23.19% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 61 140
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 31 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Watford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (55.56%) Cisco
2 21 (46.67%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 19 (42.22%) WAN
4 19 (42.22%) LAN
5 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) Data Centre
7 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
8 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (33.33%) VPN
9 14 (31.11%) CCNP
9 14 (31.11%) ITIL
9 14 (31.11%) Network Security
10 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
11 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
11 11 (24.44%) Linux
12 10 (22.22%) DNS
12 10 (22.22%) Finance
13 9 (20.00%) Information Security
13 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 9 (20.00%) Avaya
13 9 (20.00%) MPLS
13 9 (20.00%) SQL
13 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
13 9 (20.00%) Office 365
14 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (17.78%) Mentoring

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 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (13.33%) PaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) LAN
1 19 (42.22%) WAN
2 15 (33.33%) VPN
3 14 (31.11%) Network Security
4 10 (22.22%) DNS
5 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (20.00%) MPLS
6 8 (17.78%) DHCP
7 7 (15.56%) VLAN
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (13.33%) VoIP
9 4 (8.89%) SAN
9 4 (8.89%) Wireless
10 3 (6.67%) BGP
10 3 (6.67%) DMVPN
10 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (6.67%) ISDN
10 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
10 3 (6.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) DB2
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Information Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Middleware
1 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Cybercrime
3 4 (8.89%) EqualLogic
3 4 (8.89%) Spread Betting
4 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Unix
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (20.00%) Information Security
3 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.11%) Change Management
4 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.89%) Coaching
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.89%) Information Security Management
5 4 (8.89%) ISMS
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Security Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) VB
4 3 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.11%) CCNP
3 6 (13.33%) CISSP
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) CISA
4 4 (8.89%) CISM
5 3 (6.67%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) vSphere
5 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.67%) VirtualBox
5 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.44%) Nessus
2 2 (4.44%) Nmap
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 17 (37.78%) VMware
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.00%) Avaya
6 7 (15.56%) HP
7 5 (11.11%) Nortel
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle
8 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
8 4 (8.89%) Dell
8 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
9 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
9 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.67%) Sage
10 2 (4.44%) EMC
10 2 (4.44%) Juniper
10 2 (4.44%) NetApp
10 2 (4.44%) SAP
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