The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West / Dorset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 50 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.63% 2.86% 6.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% 19.23% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 40
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £31,985
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 78 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 15.51% 14.86% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67 74 96
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Firewall
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Dorset

Firewall
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bournemouth -1 2 £31,250 -53.70% 2
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) Android
7 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) LAN
7 2 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
8 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (12.50%) Advertising

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) MobiControl
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Draytek
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) SOTI
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 12 hours ago