The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 6 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.67% 5.97% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 21.05% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -39.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Scotland

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 Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 37.50% 28.36% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -39.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Firewall Salary Trend in West Lothian

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Firewall
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +2 1 £38,000 +68.88%
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) FWSM
4 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) IaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (10.00%) Ansible
4 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) FWSM
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Altiris
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy