Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 92 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 -35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 84 53 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.42% 2.40% 5.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 25.12% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 74
Glasgow median annual salary £39,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.19% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,875 £24,825
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £59,550
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% -6.43% +6.88%

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 300 211 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.21% 9.56% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 188 135 150
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £31,225
90th Percentile £60,400 £59,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 35 (41.67%) Linux
2 31 (36.90%) VMware
3 25 (29.76%) Load Balancing
4 23 (27.38%) Python
4 23 (27.38%) TCP/IP
5 21 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 20 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (23.81%) Cisco
6 20 (23.81%) Migration
6 20 (23.81%) Data Centre
7 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (21.43%) Ansible
9 17 (20.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (20.24%) Windows
10 16 (19.05%) Unix
11 15 (17.86%) VPN
11 15 (17.86%) DNS
11 15 (17.86%) Active Directory
11 15 (17.86%) DevOps
12 14 (16.67%) Apache
13 13 (15.48%) Solaris
13 13 (15.48%) Oracle
13 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
13 13 (15.48%) Network Security
13 13 (15.48%) Collaborative Working
14 12 (14.29%) Tech Ops
14 12 (14.29%) Runbook
14 12 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 12 (14.29%) KVM

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 14 (16.67%) Apache
2 12 (14.29%) iPlanet
2 12 (14.29%) JBoss
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 12 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 12 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.38%) Confluence
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.19%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.10%) Office 365
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.57%) IaaS
6 2 (2.38%) GitHub
7 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.19%) PaaS
7 1 (1.19%) SaaS
7 1 (1.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.38%) TCP/IP
2 20 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (17.86%) DNS
3 15 (17.86%) VPN
4 13 (15.48%) Network Security
5 12 (14.29%) SSL
6 11 (13.10%) IPsec
6 11 (13.10%) LAN
6 11 (13.10%) WAN
7 10 (11.90%) Wireless
8 7 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (8.33%) DHCP
9 6 (7.14%) HTTP
9 6 (7.14%) SMTP
10 3 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.57%) SAN
10 3 (3.57%) WLAN
11 2 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.38%) tcpdump
11 2 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.90%) GoCD
2 10 (11.90%) TeamCity
3 9 (10.71%) Artifactory
3 9 (10.71%) GitLab
3 9 (10.71%) Maven
3 9 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (10.71%) Subversion
3 9 (10.71%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (22.62%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.05%) Analyst
3 15 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Administrator
5 11 (13.10%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) Firewall Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Network Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Security Administrator
9 6 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Security Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Security Incident Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) SIEM Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) J2EE
2 9 (10.71%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.38%) LDAP
5 1 (1.19%) Kafka
5 1 (1.19%) LAMP
5 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.29%) Clustering
2 12 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.19%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Linux
2 17 (20.24%) Windows
3 16 (19.05%) Unix
4 13 (15.48%) Solaris
5 12 (14.29%) AIX
5 12 (14.29%) HPUX
6 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (13.10%) Windows Server
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Load Balancing
2 20 (23.81%) Migration
3 17 (20.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (17.86%) DevOps
5 13 (15.48%) Collaborative Working
6 12 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
6 12 (14.29%) High Availability
6 12 (14.29%) ITSM
6 12 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 12 (14.29%) Runbook
6 12 (14.29%) Service Management
6 12 (14.29%) Tech Ops
6 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 11 (13.10%) ITIL
8 10 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (8.33%) Proactive Management
9 7 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.38%) Python
2 10 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.90%) SQL
3 9 (10.71%) Perl
4 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.95%) Java
6 4 (4.76%) PHP
6 4 (4.76%) VBScript
7 3 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) R
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.10%) CCNP
3 6 (7.14%) CCNA
4 4 (4.76%) CCIE
5 3 (3.57%) SANS
6 2 (2.38%) MCSE
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) CCIP
7 1 (1.19%) CEH
7 1 (1.19%) CISSP
7 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) GCIH
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.86%) Active Directory
4 12 (14.29%) KVM
4 12 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (10.71%) Docker
6 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (1.19%) NFS
7 1 (1.19%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (21.43%) Ansible
2 9 (10.71%) Packer
2 9 (10.71%) Terraform
3 8 (9.52%) Graphite
3 8 (9.52%) HAProxy
3 8 (9.52%) Icinga
4 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.14%) Puppet
5 5 (5.95%) SCCM
6 4 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.38%) SCOM
9 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.19%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (1.19%) CSIRT
9 1 (1.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.19%) Malwarebytes
9 1 (1.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) VMware
2 20 (23.81%) Cisco
3 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.48%) Oracle
4 12 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 12 (14.29%) Cognizant
4 12 (14.29%) PlateSpin
4 12 (14.29%) Sun
4 12 (14.29%) Veritas
5 8 (9.52%) Citrix
6 7 (8.33%) F5
6 7 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 6 (7.14%) Forcepoint
7 6 (7.14%) McAfee
7 6 (7.14%) Symantec
8 5 (5.95%) ArcSight
8 5 (5.95%) Dell
8 5 (5.95%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.76%) Brocade
9 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds