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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West / Devon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 54
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.69% 4.59% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.31% 50.00% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Median salary £35,000 £34,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.71% +15.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,546 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,000 £30,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -1.19%  

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 Devon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 52 30 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 15.81% 9.17% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 53
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% +5.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,988 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -7 9 £25,000 -28.57%
Plymouth - 4 £35,000 -
Torquay - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
4 21 (51.22%) Cisco
5 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
5 19 (46.34%) VMware
6 15 (36.59%) Linux
7 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (29.27%) DHCP
8 12 (29.27%) OSPF
9 11 (26.83%) HP
9 11 (26.83%) DNS
9 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (26.83%) Office 365
10 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) VPN
10 10 (24.39%) Dell
10 10 (24.39%) Mac OS X
11 9 (21.95%) SAN
11 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (19.51%) Software-Defined Networking
12 8 (19.51%) Multicast
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
12 8 (19.51%) Veeam
12 8 (19.51%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (19.51%) VLAN

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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) IBM Domino
2 5 (12.20%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (12.20%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Office 365
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) DHCP
1 12 (29.27%) OSPF
2 11 (26.83%) DNS
3 10 (24.39%) VPN
4 9 (21.95%) SAN
5 8 (19.51%) BGP
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (19.51%) IGMP
5 8 (19.51%) Multicast
5 8 (19.51%) Software-Defined Networking
5 8 (19.51%) VLAN
6 6 (14.63%) LAN
6 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.63%) WAN
7 5 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (12.20%) iSCSI
7 5 (12.20%) MPLS
7 5 (12.20%) SSL
7 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (9.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Games
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Design Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) IP Design Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) IP Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) IP Network Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Network Design Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Graduate
5 5 (12.20%) Active Directory Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Graduate Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) IT Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) IT Graduate
5 5 (12.20%) IT Manager
5 5 (12.20%) IT Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Field Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) COM
1 3 (7.32%) MAPI
2 1 (2.44%) CGI
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) AS400
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.32%) EPoS
3 3 (7.32%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Blog
4 1 (2.44%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 15 (36.59%) Linux
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (24.39%) Mac OS X
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.32%) CentOS
7 3 (7.32%) Debian
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Unix
9 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.44%) SUSE
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Customer Requirements
1 8 (19.51%) Network Design
2 5 (12.20%) Contingency Planning
2 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.20%) ERP
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Migration
2 5 (12.20%) People Management
2 5 (12.20%) SDLC
2 5 (12.20%) Time Management
3 2 (4.88%) Information Security
3 2 (4.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (4.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.44%) Data Privacy
4 1 (2.44%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (2.44%) IT Strategy
4 1 (2.44%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.44%) Security Operations
4 1 (2.44%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CCIE
1 8 (19.51%) CCNP
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.63%) Degree
3 5 (12.20%) MCITP
3 5 (12.20%) MCSA
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 22301
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) WSUS
2 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.32%) Cacti
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco
3 19 (46.34%) VMware
4 11 (26.83%) HP
5 10 (24.39%) Dell
6 8 (19.51%) Veeam
7 6 (14.63%) Sophos
8 5 (12.20%) Avaya
8 5 (12.20%) EqualLogic
8 5 (12.20%) IBM
8 5 (12.20%) Infor
8 5 (12.20%) Lotus
8 5 (12.20%) NETGEAR
8 5 (12.20%) Riverbed
8 5 (12.20%) SonicWALL
9 3 (7.32%) NetApp
9 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.32%) Sonus
10 2 (4.88%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) Citrix