Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 59 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.95% 3.66% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.85% 17.39% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 6
Devon median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -31.25% +77.78%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,808 £26,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £45,500 £42,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -5.06%

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 119 161 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.67% 21.05% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 95 135 82
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +12.07% -7.94%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.21% +1.00% -

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +5 12 £28,000 -20.00% 4
Dartmouth - 4 £19,000 -
Plymouth +7 3 £27,500 +12.24%
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Office 365
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
4 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (34.62%) DNS
6 9 (34.62%) DHCP
6 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) WAN
8 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (26.92%) Network Security
8 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
8 7 (26.92%) Data Privacy
9 6 (23.08%) Skype
9 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) SSL
9 6 (23.08%) Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) Avaya
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
11 4 (15.38%) Software Licensing
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) G Suite
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DHCP
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) Network Security
2 7 (26.92%) WAN
3 6 (23.08%) Skype
3 6 (23.08%) SSL
3 6 (23.08%) Wireless
4 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 4 (15.38%) Internet
5 4 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) IT Support
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Security Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) IT Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Unified Communications Specialist
6 4 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (15.38%) IT Technician
6 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
1 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Data Privacy
1 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
1 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Software Licensing
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.85%) Data Security
5 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCITP
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Avaya
4 4 (15.38%) Google
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Sonus