The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
North East / Durham
Rank 27 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.47% - 4.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 Durham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13 10 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 9.56% 8.85% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 5
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham 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 Durham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Durham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Durham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Durham

Firewall
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Billingham - 1 £30,000 -
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Durham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 4 (66.67%) Forcepoint
3 4 (66.67%) SSCP
3 4 (66.67%) CISA
3 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 4 (66.67%) Tripwire
3 4 (66.67%) Qualys
3 4 (66.67%) ArcSight
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) SANS
6 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Skype

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Information Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISA
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) SSCP
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SANS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) ArcSight
3 4 (66.67%) Forcepoint
3 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 4 (66.67%) Qualys
3 4 (66.67%) Tripwire
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless