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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 21 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.79% 5.70% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.07% 24.53% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 5
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £64,500 £31,500
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.50% 23.25% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 29
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £36,000 £45,000
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
Worcester 0 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Malvern - 12 £36,500 - 1
Bromsgrove - 5 £37,500 - 2
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

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

1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 30 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (42.59%) WAN
4 22 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (38.89%) VPN
5 21 (38.89%) LAN
6 19 (35.19%) CCNP
7 18 (33.33%) CCNA
7 18 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (31.48%) DNS
8 17 (31.48%) VoIP
9 16 (29.63%) DHCP
9 16 (29.63%) Mentoring
9 16 (29.63%) Presales
10 15 (27.78%) Project Management
11 14 (25.93%) CCIE
12 12 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 12 (22.22%) F5
13 10 (18.52%) Network Security
13 10 (18.52%) Windows
14 9 (16.67%) Wireless
15 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
15 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
16 7 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
16 7 (12.96%) SIEM
17 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
17 6 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
17 6 (11.11%) Windows Server

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 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) WAN
2 22 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (38.89%) LAN
3 21 (38.89%) VPN
4 18 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (31.48%) DNS
5 17 (31.48%) VoIP
6 16 (29.63%) DHCP
7 10 (18.52%) Network Security
8 9 (16.67%) Wireless
9 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 7 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
12 5 (9.26%) HTTP
12 5 (9.26%) Internet
12 5 (9.26%) Intranet
12 5 (9.26%) MPLS
12 5 (9.26%) RIP
12 5 (9.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.26%) Law
1 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Network Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Architect
3 5 (9.26%) SOC Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Presales Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco Presales Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) IT Support
6 2 (3.70%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Security Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) WAP
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (9.26%) PKI
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Mentoring
1 16 (29.63%) Presales
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 12 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
4 7 (12.96%) SIEM
5 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.26%) High Availability
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Open Source
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.26%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.56%) Data Security
8 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) C++
2 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (35.19%) CCNP
3 18 (33.33%) CCNA
4 14 (25.93%) CCIE
5 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) CISM
6 2 (3.70%) CISSP
6 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) MCITP
7 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (9.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (9.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 12 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
3 4 (7.41%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) Meraki
3 4 (7.41%) Palo Alto
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Draytek
4 3 (5.56%) Huawei
4 3 (5.56%) Juniper
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) NETGEAR
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.85%) Sophos
6 1 (1.85%) Veeam
6 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago