The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 37 68
Rank change year-on-year -27 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 79 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.23% 6.11% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.39% 45.40% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 43 18
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £56,500
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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 103 174 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 10.93% 13.46% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 53 94 76
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.05% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Glasgow

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Glasgow over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 39 (61.90%) Windows
1 39 (61.90%) Cisco
2 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
3 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
4 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 17 (26.98%) DNS
5 17 (26.98%) Finance
5 17 (26.98%) VMware
6 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
7 15 (23.81%) WAN
8 14 (22.22%) DHCP
8 14 (22.22%) Unix
8 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
9 13 (20.63%) LAN
10 12 (19.05%) Network Security
11 11 (17.46%) ITIL
12 10 (15.87%) Linux
12 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 9 (14.29%) Network Design
13 9 (14.29%) Sourcefire
13 9 (14.29%) VBScript
14 8 (12.70%) Symantec
14 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (11.11%) IIS
1 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) DNS
2 15 (23.81%) WAN
3 14 (22.22%) DHCP
4 13 (20.63%) LAN
5 12 (19.05%) Network Security
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (9.52%) VPN
8 5 (7.94%) LDAP
8 5 (7.94%) Wireless
9 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
10 3 (4.76%) SAN
10 3 (4.76%) VoIP
10 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.17%) MPLS
11 2 (3.17%) OSPF
11 2 (3.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Publishing
3 3 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 14 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Network Specialist
6 5 (7.94%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Design Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) HTML
1 3 (4.76%) Middleware
1 3 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (3.17%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) FMCG
4 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Unix
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
4 10 (15.87%) Linux
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) AIX
8 1 (1.59%) HPUX
8 1 (1.59%) Solaris
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Network Design
3 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 6 (9.52%) Process Improvement
4 5 (7.94%) Information Security
5 4 (6.35%) BCP
5 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
5 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (6.35%) Change Control
5 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.35%) Security Architecture
5 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.76%) Analytics
6 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.76%) Line Management
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) SIEM
6 3 (4.76%) Web Development
7 2 (3.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.29%) VBScript
3 7 (11.11%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) CCNP
3 6 (9.52%) CCNA
4 3 (4.76%) CCIE
4 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.76%) JNCIE
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCSA
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) CEH
6 1 (1.59%) CISSP
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) MCT
6 1 (1.59%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.52%) vSphere
5 4 (6.35%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) SCCM
2 6 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
3 2 (3.17%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) MOM
4 1 (1.59%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Cisco
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 17 (26.98%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 8 (12.70%) Symantec
7 6 (9.52%) F5
7 6 (9.52%) Juniper
8 4 (6.35%) Intel Security
8 4 (6.35%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
9 3 (4.76%) EMC
9 3 (4.76%) Forcepoint
9 3 (4.76%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle
9 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.76%) Splunk
10 2 (3.17%) Brocade
10 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.17%) Veeam
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