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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 61 47
Rank change year-on-year -13 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.42% 4.23% 4.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.85% 47.37% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 20
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,650 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -1.19%  

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 108 114 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.01% 8.93% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 83 58 111
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 29 (58.00%) WAN
2 28 (56.00%) Cisco
3 24 (48.00%) Windows
4 19 (38.00%) LAN
4 19 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (28.00%) CCIE
6 14 (28.00%) Linux
7 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.00%) VMware
8 11 (22.00%) Information Security
8 11 (22.00%) DNS
8 11 (22.00%) SIEM
9 10 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 10 (20.00%) DHCP
9 10 (20.00%) Finance
10 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
11 7 (14.00%) SQL
11 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
12 6 (12.00%) C
12 6 (12.00%) CISSP

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 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (58.00%) WAN
2 19 (38.00%) LAN
3 11 (22.00%) DNS
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (20.00%) DHCP
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (12.00%) BGP
7 6 (12.00%) MPLS
8 5 (10.00%) Network Security
8 5 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (10.00%) VoIP
8 5 (10.00%) VPN
9 4 (8.00%) LDAP
9 4 (8.00%) SAN
9 4 (8.00%) Wireless
9 4 (8.00%) WLAN
10 3 (6.00%) Kerberos
10 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
11 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Data Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Market Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Market Data Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Market Data Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
1 3 (6.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) PKI
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) FMCG
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) Unix
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) AIX
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Information Security
1 11 (22.00%) SIEM
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.00%) Network Design
4 5 (10.00%) Change Control
4 5 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (6.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) BCP
6 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) C
3 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.00%) Perl
5 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.00%) CCIE
3 6 (12.00%) CCNP
3 6 (12.00%) CISSP
4 5 (10.00%) CCDE
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) CEH
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.00%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (2.00%) CISM
7 1 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
1 2 (4.00%) RSA Archer
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.00%) Nessus
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (12.00%) McAfee
4 6 (12.00%) Symantec
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Forcepoint
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle
6 3 (6.00%) Splunk
7 2 (4.00%) CyberArk
7 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) EqualLogic
7 2 (4.00%) F5
7 2 (4.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) NetWitness
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam
7 2 (4.00%) Zerto
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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