Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 69 48
Rank change year-on-year -14 -21 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 92 64 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.73% 3.35% 5.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.16% 27.35% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 71
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.51% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £32,200 £29,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +12.00%

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 305 234 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.37% 12.24% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 181 151 186
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.59% -0.62%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £28,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +10.39%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 36 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 35 (38.04%) Linux
3 32 (34.78%) Python
3 32 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 32 (34.78%) Cisco
4 28 (30.43%) VPN
5 25 (27.17%) Configuration Management
5 25 (27.17%) VMware
5 25 (27.17%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (26.09%) DNS
7 23 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (22.83%) SSL
8 21 (22.83%) Ansible
9 20 (21.74%) DevOps
9 20 (21.74%) CCNP
9 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (21.74%) CheckPoint
9 20 (21.74%) Migration
9 20 (21.74%) Load Balancing
9 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (20.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (20.65%) IPsec
10 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
10 19 (20.65%) ITIL
11 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
12 16 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (17.39%) Puppet
12 16 (17.39%) Bash Shell
12 16 (17.39%) Cloud Computing

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 12 (13.04%) Apache
1 12 (13.04%) iPlanet
1 12 (13.04%) JBoss
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle Application Server
1 12 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 12 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) Confluence
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.17%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (9.78%) Office 365
5 2 (2.17%) GitHub
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.09%) IaaS
6 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.09%) PaaS
6 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 28 (30.43%) VPN
3 24 (26.09%) DNS
4 23 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (22.83%) SSL
6 19 (20.65%) IPsec
7 15 (16.30%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (15.22%) HTTP
8 14 (15.22%) SMTP
9 13 (14.13%) WAN
10 12 (13.04%) DHCP
10 12 (13.04%) LAN
11 10 (10.87%) MPLS
11 10 (10.87%) Network Security
11 10 (10.87%) Wireless
12 8 (8.70%) EIGRP
13 7 (7.61%) BGP
13 7 (7.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (7.61%) WLAN
14 5 (5.43%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Vagrant
2 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.35%) GoCD
4 4 (4.35%) Maven
4 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.26%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.26%) GitLab
5 3 (3.26%) JIRA
5 3 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.26%) Subversion
6 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.09%) Gradle
6 1 (1.09%) Hudson
6 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Advertising
2 1 (1.09%) Banking
2 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Administrator
3 14 (15.22%) Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Security Administrator
4 12 (13.04%) Build Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Migration Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) ArcSight Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Incident Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Security Incident Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) SIEM Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) SOC Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Core Network Design Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) J2EE
2 10 (10.87%) Web Services
3 3 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.30%) Management Information System
2 15 (16.30%) Public Cloud
3 12 (13.04%) Clustering
3 12 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.04%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Unix
2 16 (17.39%) Windows
3 14 (15.22%) Solaris
4 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (13.04%) AIX
5 12 (13.04%) HPUX
6 10 (10.87%) CentOS
7 9 (9.78%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Configuration Management
2 20 (21.74%) DevOps
2 20 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 20 (21.74%) Migration
3 19 (20.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (20.65%) ITIL
4 16 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
5 15 (16.30%) Change Management
5 15 (16.30%) Security Monitoring
6 14 (15.22%) Collaborative Working
6 14 (15.22%) ITSM
6 14 (15.22%) Security Architecture
6 14 (15.22%) Service Management
7 13 (14.13%) Information Management
7 13 (14.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 13 (14.13%) Password Management
7 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (14.13%) Technical Analysis
8 12 (13.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) Python
2 16 (17.39%) Bash Shell
2 16 (17.39%) Perl
3 11 (11.96%) Ruby
4 9 (9.78%) SQL
5 7 (7.61%) Java
6 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.26%) PHP
8 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) CCNP
1 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.96%) CCIE
2 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.61%) CCNA
4 4 (4.35%) CCIP
4 4 (4.35%) JNCIP
5 3 (3.26%) SANS
5 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) CISSP
7 1 (1.09%) CEH
7 1 (1.09%) Degree
7 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.13%) Docker
4 12 (13.04%) KVM
4 12 (13.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.17%) XenApp
7 1 (1.09%) NFS
7 1 (1.09%) vCloud
7 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.09%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (22.83%) Ansible
2 16 (17.39%) Puppet
3 15 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (14.13%) Packer
5 9 (9.78%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (4.35%) Terraform
7 3 (3.26%) Graphite
7 3 (3.26%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.26%) Icinga
7 3 (3.26%) SCCM
7 3 (3.26%) SCOM
8 2 (2.17%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (1.09%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (1.09%) CSIRT
9 1 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.09%) Malwarebytes
9 1 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 32 (34.78%) Cisco
2 25 (27.17%) VMware
3 20 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.22%) Oracle
6 13 (14.13%) McAfee
7 12 (13.04%) Cognizant
7 12 (13.04%) F5
7 12 (13.04%) PlateSpin
7 12 (13.04%) Sun
7 12 (13.04%) Veritas
8 10 (10.87%) Dell
9 9 (9.78%) Brocade
9 9 (9.78%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.61%) Palo Alto
11 6 (6.52%) Fortinet
11 6 (6.52%) Juniper
11 6 (6.52%) Riverbed
12 5 (5.43%) ArcSight
13 4 (4.35%) Remedy