The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Kent / West Malling
Rank 25 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 4.05% 13.24% 20.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 69.23% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -30.35%
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 Malling region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 6.76% 19.12% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
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 Malling

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Firewall Salary Trend in West Malling

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in West Malling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 22 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 Malling region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) VXLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) CCDA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) CCSP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) CCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) IPv4
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VXLAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCSA
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CCSP
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) VMware