Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 5.75% 9.88% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% 57.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Aberdeen median annual salary £43,500 - £45,000
10th Percentile £37,900 - £37,900
90th Percentile £50,325 - £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -4.38% -

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 8 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 9.20% 17.28% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Aberdeen median annual salary £43,500 £54,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.18% +36.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £26,950 £37,500 £35,200
90th Percentile £51,000 £60,000 £50,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Aberdeen

Firewall
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Aberdeen

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper