Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 52 75
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 84 107 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.69% 4.97% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.20% 39.78% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 41
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.09% -1.15% +8.75%
10th Percentile £34,275 £23,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £53,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 253 269 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.12% 12.49% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 146 171 188
Glasgow median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £30,875 £25,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £57,875
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 53 (63.10%) Cisco
2 36 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (42.86%) WAN
3 30 (35.71%) Linux
4 29 (34.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (30.95%) Windows
5 26 (30.95%) CCIE
6 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
7 23 (27.38%) MPLS
8 22 (26.19%) LAN
9 21 (25.00%) BGP
10 20 (23.81%) CCNP
10 20 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (22.62%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (20.24%) DevOps
13 17 (20.24%) Information Security
14 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
14 16 (19.05%) DHCP
15 15 (17.86%) Python
15 15 (17.86%) DNS
15 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
15 15 (17.86%) VMware
15 15 (17.86%) Docker
15 15 (17.86%) Packer
15 15 (17.86%) Ruby
16 14 (16.67%) Ubuntu
16 14 (16.67%) CentOS
16 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (16.67%) Data Centre

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 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.90%) Office 365
4 6 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (5.95%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (42.86%) WAN
2 23 (27.38%) MPLS
3 22 (26.19%) LAN
4 21 (25.00%) BGP
5 19 (22.62%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (19.05%) DHCP
8 15 (17.86%) DNS
9 14 (16.67%) VPN
10 11 (13.10%) EIGRP
10 11 (13.10%) Network Security
10 11 (13.10%) Wireless
11 10 (11.90%) Software-Defined Networking
11 10 (11.90%) VLAN
12 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
12 8 (9.52%) VoIP
13 7 (8.33%) WLAN
14 6 (7.14%) OSPF
15 4 (4.76%) Internet
15 4 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Vagrant
2 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.95%) Gradle
3 5 (5.95%) Maven
4 2 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.19%) Hudson
General
1 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 12 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) IP Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Design Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.14%) iPhone
3 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Linux
2 26 (30.95%) Windows
3 14 (16.67%) CentOS
3 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 12 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.33%) Solaris
6 7 (8.33%) Unix
6 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Phone
8 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) DevOps
1 17 (20.24%) Information Security
2 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.48%) ITIL
4 13 (15.48%) Network Design
5 11 (13.10%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (10.71%) Open Source
7 8 (9.52%) SIEM
8 7 (8.33%) Network Management
9 6 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (7.14%) Patch Management
10 5 (5.95%) API Integration
10 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.95%) Migration
10 5 (5.95%) Project Management
11 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) Python
1 15 (17.86%) Ruby
2 11 (13.10%) C
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
4 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (1.19%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (30.95%) CCIE
3 20 (23.81%) CCNP
4 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.14%) JNCIE
6 5 (5.95%) CCDE
6 5 (5.95%) CCIP
6 5 (5.95%) CCNA
6 5 (5.95%) CISSP
6 5 (5.95%) JNCIP
7 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.38%) Degree
9 1 (1.19%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.86%) Docker
3 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.33%) vSphere
5 6 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.95%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.38%) XenApp
8 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) Packer
2 7 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (7.14%) Ansible
3 6 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 6 (7.14%) Malwarebytes
3 6 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.14%) Puppet
4 4 (4.76%) SCCM
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.19%) Nessus
6 1 (1.19%) RSA Archer
6 1 (1.19%) SCOM
6 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (63.10%) Cisco
2 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.86%) VMware
4 12 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.90%) F5
6 9 (10.71%) Dell
7 8 (9.52%) Symantec
8 7 (8.33%) Avaya
8 7 (8.33%) McAfee
8 7 (8.33%) Palo Alto
9 6 (7.14%) Apple
9 6 (7.14%) Juniper
9 6 (7.14%) Sophos
10 5 (5.95%) Citrix
10 5 (5.95%) Google
11 4 (4.76%) jetNEXUS
12 3 (3.57%) Brocade
12 3 (3.57%) Riverbed
12 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.19%) Infoblox