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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 8 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.68% 9.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 38.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median salary £34,716 £33,862 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.52% -
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 West Lothian region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 29.03% 23.68% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Median salary £42,500 £33,862 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.51% -47.90%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +1 2 £34,608 +2.20% 2
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) HP

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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 1 (11.11%) HP
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago