Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackburn 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Lancashire > Blackburn
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 16 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackburn 1.35% 9.09% 4.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 45.45% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Blackburn median annual salary - £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -31.76% +49.12%
Lancashire median annual salary £41,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +49.09% -21.43% +16.67%

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 Blackburn with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Blackburn
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 11 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackburn 8.11% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 23
Blackburn median annual salary £22,000 £26,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.76% -17.69% +14.04%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,750 £23,450
90th Percentile £26,250 £29,500 £46,750
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% +11.42%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackburn

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Blackburn

Firewall
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Blackburn region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackburn 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Blackburn
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Posted: 21 days ago