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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / West Bromwich
Rank 11 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 2.33% - 14.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £38,000 - £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 West Bromwich region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 6.98% 1.08% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -31.62%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 19 February 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) MCITP
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
7 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (16.67%) Mitel
7 2 (16.67%) PABX
7 2 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

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 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) PABX
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
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
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
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 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
2 7 (58.33%) MCITP
2 7 (58.33%) MCSE
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper