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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 14 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.82% 1.29% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.84% 5.66% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 9
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,000 £31,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
43 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.16% 22.84% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 52
Median salary £40,000 £36,097 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +20.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Worcester +16 9 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Redditch +17 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Kidderminster - 3 £40,000 -
Malvern - 3 £48,000 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £32,500 - 1
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 39 (86.67%) Cisco
2 33 (73.33%) VPN
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (55.56%) WAN
4 25 (55.56%) CCNP
4 25 (55.56%) LAN
5 21 (46.67%) VoIP
6 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
6 16 (35.56%) Project Management
7 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 14 (31.11%) Wireless
9 13 (28.89%) CCIE
9 13 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (28.89%) F5
10 12 (26.67%) DHCP
11 11 (24.44%) SSL
12 10 (22.22%) CCNA
12 10 (22.22%) Juniper
13 9 (20.00%) DNS
13 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
13 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 8 (17.78%) Spanning Tree
14 8 (17.78%) MPLS
14 8 (17.78%) Presales
15 7 (15.56%) Cisco Wireless
15 7 (15.56%) OSPF
15 7 (15.56%) BGP
15 7 (15.56%) ITIL
15 7 (15.56%) Windows
15 7 (15.56%) Ethernet

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 3 (6.67%) Apache
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) nginx
1 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) VPN
2 25 (55.56%) LAN
2 25 (55.56%) WAN
3 21 (46.67%) VoIP
4 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (31.11%) Wireless
6 13 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (26.67%) DHCP
8 11 (24.44%) SSL
9 9 (20.00%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) MPLS
10 8 (17.78%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (15.56%) BGP
11 7 (15.56%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (15.56%) Ethernet
11 7 (15.56%) OSPF
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
12 5 (11.11%) IPsec
12 5 (11.11%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
1 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Network Engineer
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Information Officer
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Security Officer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
1 16 (35.56%) Project Management
2 8 (17.78%) Presales
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) Data Security
5 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.67%) Web Operations
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security
6 2 (4.44%) System Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (55.56%) CCNP
3 13 (28.89%) CCIE
4 10 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) CISA
6 2 (4.44%) CISM
6 2 (4.44%) CISMP
6 2 (4.44%) CISSP
6 2 (4.44%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) MCSA
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) F5
3 10 (22.22%) Juniper
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) Draytek
5 3 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Huawei
5 3 (6.67%) Meraki
5 3 (6.67%) NETGEAR
5 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
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