The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.37% 0.82% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.31% 4.00% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 7
Median salary £42,500 £32,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.78% -25.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,650 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,850 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.91% 20.49% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 27
Median salary £47,500 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Redditch - 18 £46,250 -
Worcester +4 10 £44,500 +37.98% 1
Malvern - 6 £40,000 - 2
Bromsgrove - 1 £24,000 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 30 (62.50%) VPN
3 29 (60.42%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (58.33%) LAN
4 28 (58.33%) WAN
5 27 (56.25%) TCP/IP
6 26 (54.17%) VoIP
6 26 (54.17%) CCNP
6 26 (54.17%) SSL
7 25 (52.08%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 23 (47.92%) Juniper
9 23 (47.92%) BGP
9 23 (47.92%) OSPF
10 21 (43.75%) Presales
11 19 (39.58%) Cisco Wireless
11 19 (39.58%) Multicast
11 19 (39.58%) Spanning Tree
11 19 (39.58%) EIGRP
11 19 (39.58%) MPLS
11 19 (39.58%) Wireless
11 19 (39.58%) IPsec
11 19 (39.58%) CCNA
11 19 (39.58%) RIP
11 19 (39.58%) iSCSI
11 19 (39.58%) FCoE
11 19 (39.58%) Fibre Channel
11 19 (39.58%) VPLS
11 19 (39.58%) Cisco PIX
12 13 (27.08%) Windows

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) nginx
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) VPN
2 28 (58.33%) LAN
2 28 (58.33%) WAN
3 27 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 26 (54.17%) SSL
4 26 (54.17%) VoIP
5 25 (52.08%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (47.92%) BGP
6 23 (47.92%) OSPF
7 19 (39.58%) Cisco PIX
7 19 (39.58%) EIGRP
7 19 (39.58%) FCoE
7 19 (39.58%) Fibre Channel
7 19 (39.58%) IPsec
7 19 (39.58%) MPLS
7 19 (39.58%) Multicast
7 19 (39.58%) RIP
7 19 (39.58%) Spanning Tree
7 19 (39.58%) VPLS
7 19 (39.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco Consultant
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 19 (39.58%) Consultant
1 19 (39.58%) Network Consultant
2 7 (14.58%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Web Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) WebOps Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Presales
2 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (14.58%) Information Security
3 7 (14.58%) Web Operations
4 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) High Availability
5 5 (10.42%) Network Management
5 5 (10.42%) Patch Management
5 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.42%) Security Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) Security Management
5 5 (10.42%) Security Patching
5 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (60.42%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (54.17%) CCNP
3 19 (39.58%) CCNA
4 8 (16.67%) CCIE
5 5 (10.42%) DBS Check
5 5 (10.42%) Degree
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.25%) CCDP
7 2 (4.17%) CISA
7 2 (4.17%) CISM
7 2 (4.17%) CISMP
7 2 (4.17%) CISSP
7 2 (4.17%) MCITP
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.08%) MCSE
8 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.58%) vSphere
2 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.42%) SCOM
3 4 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Juniper
3 10 (20.83%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) F5
5 6 (12.50%) Symantec
6 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.25%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.17%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) Veeam
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