The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 53 59
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 43 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.34% 3.57% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.33% 35.83% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 25
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,846 £24,250 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £78,750 £60,500
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 150 120 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.11% 9.97% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 92 56 113
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Firewall
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Edinburgh

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 31 (45.59%) Windows
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco
2 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 19 (27.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (25.00%) SIEM
5 15 (22.06%) Systems Analysis
6 14 (20.59%) IIS
6 14 (20.59%) Linux
7 13 (19.12%) DNS
7 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (16.18%) WAN
8 11 (16.18%) Load Balancing
8 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
8 11 (16.18%) Data Centre
9 10 (14.71%) Palo Alto
9 10 (14.71%) F5
9 10 (14.71%) Network Security
9 10 (14.71%) CCNP
9 10 (14.71%) VMware
10 9 (13.24%) Citrix
10 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 8 (11.76%) Apache
11 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
11 8 (11.76%) Web Services
11 8 (11.76%) SAN
11 8 (11.76%) iSCSI
11 8 (11.76%) PowerShell

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (20.59%) IIS
2 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (19.12%) DNS
3 11 (16.18%) WAN
4 10 (14.71%) Network Security
5 8 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 8 (11.76%) NAS
5 8 (11.76%) SAN
5 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.29%) BGP
6 7 (10.29%) LAN
7 6 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (8.82%) OSPF
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (7.35%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (5.88%) Internet
9 4 (5.88%) IP Telephony
9 4 (5.88%) SSL
9 4 (5.88%) VPN
10 3 (4.41%) BIG-IP
10 3 (4.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) MySQL
1 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Graduate
2 13 (19.12%) Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) IT Graduate
4 9 (13.24%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Network Intrusion Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Web Services
2 7 (10.29%) LAMP
3 3 (4.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.41%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.59%) Linux
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.29%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.47%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) SIEM
2 15 (22.06%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (16.18%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.76%) DevOps
5 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 7 (10.29%) Open Source
6 5 (7.35%) Network Design
6 5 (7.35%) Security Operations
7 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (5.88%) Information Security
7 4 (5.88%) ITIL
8 3 (4.41%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.41%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (4.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.94%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.29%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.29%) Python
3 5 (7.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.71%) CCNP
3 8 (11.76%) Degree
4 7 (10.29%) CCNA
5 5 (7.35%) MCSE
5 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.41%) CCSE
7 2 (2.94%) CCDA
7 2 (2.94%) CCDP
7 2 (2.94%) CCSA
7 2 (2.94%) CCSP
8 1 (1.47%) CCIE
8 1 (1.47%) CISM
8 1 (1.47%) CISSP
8 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) NFS
3 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Check_MK
1 7 (10.29%) Nagios
1 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco
2 10 (14.71%) F5
2 10 (14.71%) Palo Alto
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Citrix
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) Brocade
4 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
4 7 (10.29%) Percona
4 7 (10.29%) Riverbed
5 6 (8.82%) Fortinet
5 6 (8.82%) Juniper
5 6 (8.82%) Splunk
6 4 (5.88%) Perforce
7 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.41%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) McAfee
8 2 (2.94%) Sophos
8 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago