Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 42 60
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.16% 6.29% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.34% 37.74% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 21
Devon median annual salary £38,469 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.23% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £43,375 £37,500 £37,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +16.44% +7.35% -8.11%

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 97 106 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.06% 16.67% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 75
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -8.66%
10th Percentile £23,400 £20,500 £20,956
90th Percentile £45,500 £51,250 £50,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +14 8 £38,469 +28.23%
Plymouth -7 1 £39,250 +12.14%
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 5 (45.45%) SSL
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Avaya
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) MCSA
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
5 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V

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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) Skype
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) PBX
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) 802.11
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) IPv6
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
4 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) RAD
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Avaya
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Apple
4 3 (27.27%) Sonus
4 3 (27.27%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos