The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 5 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 17.24% 5.17% 8.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 83.33% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £34,500 £37,000 £18,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +102.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £26,600 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £47,400 £18,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Firewall
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 20.69% 15.52% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +116.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £19,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Bromwich region.

Firewall Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) MCITP
3 7 (58.33%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) PABX
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) MCITP
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel