Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 52 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.62% 3.35% 5.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.89% 24.05% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 31
Bath median annual salary £25,000 £34,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.06% +6.92% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,175 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £44,875 £48,750
Somerset median annual salary £30,250 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year -6.92% -1.52% +29.41%

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 Bath with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 87 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 12.10% 13.91% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 97
Bath median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,900 £21,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £67,500
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,712
% change year-on-year -3.85% +12.35% +2.09%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bath

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Bath

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Bath over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bath

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 19 (73.08%) DNS
3 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
4 17 (65.38%) DHCP
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (53.85%) Skype for Business
6 14 (53.85%) Veeam
7 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (46.15%) VLAN
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
9 9 (34.62%) Legal
9 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
10 8 (30.77%) Cisco
10 8 (30.77%) Skype
11 6 (23.08%) Customer-Centric Approach
11 6 (23.08%) Customer-Centricity
11 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (19.23%) VPN
12 5 (19.23%) LAN
12 5 (19.23%) WAN
12 5 (19.23%) Finance
12 5 (19.23%) SAN
12 5 (19.23%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (19.23%) SaaS

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 14 (53.85%) Skype for Business
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) IaaS
2 4 (15.38%) PaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) DNS
1 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
2 17 (65.38%) DHCP
3 12 (46.15%) VLAN
4 8 (30.77%) Skype
5 5 (19.23%) LAN
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) HTTP
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
8 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Redis
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 9 (34.62%) Legal
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) IT Support
2 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) IT Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) IT Support Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (11.54%) IT Assistant
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Assistant
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (11.54%) IT Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Support Assistant
4 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) Ajax
1 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) CSS3
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) HTML5
1 2 (7.69%) jQuery
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
1 2 (7.69%) Memcached
1 2 (7.69%) REST
1 2 (7.69%) RESTful
1 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (7.69%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (11.54%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 6 (23.08%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (11.54%) Information Security
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Development
3 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.69%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) Parallel Programming
3 2 (7.69%) Use Case
3 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Docker
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) vCenter Server
2 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Veeam
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Google
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Facebook
7 2 (7.69%) PayPal
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.85%) Symantec