Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 57 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.70% 3.77% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.13% 21.43% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 4
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -5.79% +68.06%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £25,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £35,000 £39,725
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,125
% change year-on-year +9.59% -1.68% +6.07%

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 71 140 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.79% 17.61% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63 121 91
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £31,270 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.93% +4.23% -18.92%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £73,250 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -19 8 £22,000 -37.14%
Plymouth +9 2 £29,500 +59.46% 1
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (53.33%) Office 365
4 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (33.33%) PBX
4 5 (33.33%) MCP
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Document Management
4 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Time Management
4 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 5 (33.33%) Software Licensing
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
1 5 (33.33%) PBX
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Skype
3 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) SSH
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Communications Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Privacy
1 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (33.33%) Document Management
1 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
1 5 (33.33%) Software Licensing
1 5 (33.33%) Time Management
1 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCP
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Cacti
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Sonus
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam