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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 51 49 54
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.04% 4.47% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 25.55% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 21
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% -7.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 137 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 15.18% 17.50% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73 112 107
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Firewall
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Coventry

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 35 (60.34%) Cisco
2 23 (39.66%) CCNA
2 23 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (34.48%) Network Security
4 18 (31.03%) VPN
4 18 (31.03%) Windows
5 17 (29.31%) CCNP
6 16 (27.59%) PCI DSS
7 15 (25.86%) Wireless
8 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.69%) VLAN
9 12 (20.69%) Palo Alto
10 11 (18.97%) CISSP
10 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
10 11 (18.97%) MS Office
11 10 (17.24%) VoIP
11 10 (17.24%) Project Management
11 10 (17.24%) CISM
11 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (17.24%) Information Security
11 10 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation
11 10 (17.24%) Windows Server
11 10 (17.24%) SIEM
11 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (15.52%) BGP
12 9 (15.52%) OSPF
12 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.79%) CCSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Office
2 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.90%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) Network Security
2 18 (31.03%) VPN
3 15 (25.86%) Wireless
4 12 (20.69%) VLAN
5 10 (17.24%) VoIP
6 9 (15.52%) BGP
6 9 (15.52%) OSPF
7 8 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (13.79%) DNS
7 8 (13.79%) FWSM
8 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
9 5 (8.62%) DHCP
9 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.17%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (3.45%) DSL
11 2 (3.45%) HTTP
11 2 (3.45%) LAN
11 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (3.45%) WAN
12 1 (1.72%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) IT Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) IT Security Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Security Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Senior Security Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 7 (12.07%) Administrator
7 6 (10.34%) Security Specialist
8 5 (8.62%) Architect
8 5 (8.62%) IT Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Security Specialist
8 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.90%) Information Specialist
9 4 (6.90%) IT Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Information Security Specialist
9 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.62%) VyOS
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) DDoS Mitigation
1 10 (17.24%) Information Security
1 10 (17.24%) Project Management
1 10 (17.24%) SIEM
1 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (13.79%) Contract Management
4 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.62%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.62%) Data Privacy
5 5 (8.62%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
6 4 (6.90%) Network Architecture
6 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) ITIL
7 3 (5.17%) Network Design
7 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) PHP
2 3 (5.17%) VB
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) CCNA
1 23 (39.66%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (29.31%) CCNP
3 11 (18.97%) CISSP
4 10 (17.24%) CISM
5 8 (13.79%) CCSP
6 6 (10.34%) CCIE
6 6 (10.34%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (6.90%) Degree
8 2 (3.45%) CCDA
9 1 (1.72%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.45%) XenServer
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (10.34%) SCCM
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Cisco
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.69%) Palo Alto
4 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 8 (13.79%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.62%) Vyatta
6 4 (6.90%) F5
6 4 (6.90%) Intel Security
7 3 (5.17%) Sage
7 3 (5.17%) VMware
8 1 (1.72%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.72%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago