Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 53 88
Rank change year-on-year -45 +35 +27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 41 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.06% 4.43% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.16% 40.49% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 37
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -36.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £66,250 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% -

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 Brighton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 177 163 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.91% 10.94% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 157 159 224
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Brighton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Brighton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Brighton over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Data Centre
3 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) Windows
4 19 (46.34%) WAN
5 18 (43.90%) CCNA
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (39.02%) CCNP
6 16 (39.02%) BGP
6 16 (39.02%) DNS
7 15 (36.59%) VPN
7 15 (36.59%) CCIE
8 14 (34.15%) Palo Alto
9 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
9 13 (31.71%) L2TP
9 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
10 12 (29.27%) SonicWALL
11 11 (26.83%) SMTP
11 11 (26.83%) FreeBSD
11 11 (26.83%) DNA
11 11 (26.83%) ITIL
11 11 (26.83%) MPLS
12 10 (24.39%) DHCP
13 9 (21.95%) LAN
14 8 (19.51%) VMware
14 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
14 8 (19.51%) MySQL
15 7 (17.07%) Apache
15 7 (17.07%) Incident Management

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 7 (17.07%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Drupal
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) WAN
2 16 (39.02%) BGP
2 16 (39.02%) DNS
3 15 (36.59%) VPN
4 13 (31.71%) L2TP
4 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (26.83%) MPLS
5 11 (26.83%) SMTP
6 10 (24.39%) DHCP
7 9 (21.95%) LAN
8 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (12.20%) OSPF
9 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (12.20%) Wireless
10 4 (9.76%) HTTP
10 4 (9.76%) Network Security
10 4 (9.76%) SAN
11 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (7.32%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (7.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) DB2
4 2 (4.88%) GIS
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Webistrano
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Lead Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Support
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Support
6 3 (7.32%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.44%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (26.83%) FreeBSD
5 2 (4.88%) Unix
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) DNA
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.20%) SIEM
5 4 (9.76%) Business Process Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Fit Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security
5 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.76%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.32%) Security Operations
6 3 (7.32%) Ticket Management
6 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) CCNA
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNP
3 15 (36.59%) CCIE
4 4 (9.76%) CISM
4 4 (9.76%) CISSP
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.20%) GDPR
3 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.88%) COBIT
4 2 (4.88%) SLA
5 1 (2.44%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.44%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) Palo Alto
3 12 (29.27%) SonicWALL
4 8 (19.51%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Juniper
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle
7 3 (7.32%) EMC
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 3 (7.32%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) NetScout
8 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam
8 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.44%) New Relic
9 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds