Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 38 68
Rank change year-on-year -7 +30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 46 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.17% 6.55% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.29% 31.51% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 8
Devon median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,750 £26,542
90th Percentile £57,125 £52,500 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -5.41% -1.33%

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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 138 146 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.46% 20.80% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 107 125 54
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -7.94%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,200 £17,750
90th Percentile £50,750 £53,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +1.35%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Devon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Devon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Devon over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Devon

Firewall
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +18 16 £28,000 -6.67% 6
Plymouth -5 4 £30,000 +22.45% 1
Dartmouth - 4 £19,000 -
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 21 (75.00%) Office 365
3 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
4 15 (53.57%) DNS
5 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
7 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 12 (42.86%) DHCP
7 12 (42.86%) VMware
8 10 (35.71%) SSL
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
9 9 (32.14%) Skype for Business
9 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
9 9 (32.14%) Skype
10 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (28.57%) WAN
10 8 (28.57%) Avaya
10 8 (28.57%) SAN
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (25.00%) VPN
11 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (25.00%) Wireless
11 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (21.43%) MCITP
12 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
12 6 (21.43%) Migration
12 6 (21.43%) MCSA

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Skype for Business
3 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) G Suite
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 12 (42.86%) DHCP
3 10 (35.71%) SSL
4 9 (32.14%) Skype
5 8 (28.57%) SAN
5 8 (28.57%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
6 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 5 (17.86%) Internet
8 4 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
9 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
10 2 (7.14%) 802.11
10 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
10 2 (7.14%) IPv4
10 2 (7.14%) IPv6
10 2 (7.14%) Network Security
10 2 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) IT Support
2 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (14.29%) IT Technician
5 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
1 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
6 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.14%) Decision-Making
6 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) RAD
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
7 1 (3.57%) Data Security
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Facilities Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) MCITP
2 6 (21.43%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Avaya
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) Dell
4 6 (21.43%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 5 (17.86%) Veeam
6 4 (14.29%) Google
7 3 (10.71%) Sonus
8 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
9 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.57%) Mitel
9 1 (3.57%) Sophos