The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon - 2.90% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 50.00% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -1.19%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basildon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1 4 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 3.70% 5.80% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 13
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -65.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Basildon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Basildon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) GPRS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) PPP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) DSL
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (60.00%) DSL
1 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
1 3 (60.00%) GPRS
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) IPsec
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) PPP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Check Point Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam