The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dudley 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Dudley
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dudley - 19.05% 18.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 66.67% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 13
Dudley median annual salary - £26,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.62%  
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  

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 Dudley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dudley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 0 6 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dudley - 28.57% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 32 262
Dudley median annual salary - £20,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -29.31%  
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Dudley

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dudley.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Dudley

Firewall
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Dudley

For the 6 months to 29 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint