Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 61 55
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 95 74 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.21% 3.98% 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.99% 30.71% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 64
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.51% -4.60% +8.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £54,475
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.89% -5.63% +3.90%

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 288 241 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.77% 12.95% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 157 163 204
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31,700 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,750 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +8.00%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 44 (46.32%) Cisco
2 36 (37.89%) Linux
2 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (37.89%) Data Centre
3 35 (36.84%) Python
4 34 (35.79%) VPN
5 32 (33.68%) Configuration Management
6 30 (31.58%) DNS
6 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 30 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (28.42%) CCNP
7 27 (28.42%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (27.37%) DevOps
9 25 (26.32%) ITIL
10 22 (23.16%) Windows
10 22 (23.16%) TCP/IP
10 22 (23.16%) SSL
10 22 (23.16%) VMware
11 19 (20.00%) Ansible
11 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (20.00%) Ruby
11 19 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (20.00%) MPLS
11 19 (20.00%) WAN
11 19 (20.00%) DHCP
12 18 (18.95%) LAN
12 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (18.95%) Intrusion Detection
12 18 (18.95%) CentOS
12 18 (18.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) Apache
2 6 (6.32%) iPlanet
2 6 (6.32%) JBoss
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (6.32%) Skype for Business
2 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (17.89%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (14.74%) Office 365
5 6 (6.32%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.16%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.11%) GitHub
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.05%) IaaS
8 1 (1.05%) PaaS
8 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.79%) VPN
2 30 (31.58%) DNS
3 22 (23.16%) SSL
3 22 (23.16%) TCP/IP
4 19 (20.00%) DHCP
4 19 (20.00%) MPLS
4 19 (20.00%) WAN
5 18 (18.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (18.95%) LAN
6 17 (17.89%) IPsec
7 15 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (15.79%) HTTP
7 15 (15.79%) SMTP
8 14 (14.74%) BGP
9 13 (13.68%) EIGRP
9 13 (13.68%) Wireless
10 11 (11.58%) Network Security
10 11 (11.58%) WLAN
11 9 (9.47%) VLAN
12 7 (7.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Vagrant
2 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.21%) JIRA
4 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.16%) Gradle
4 3 (3.16%) Maven
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.05%) GoCD
5 1 (1.05%) Hudson
5 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Banking
2 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Network Engineer
2 22 (23.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Administrator
4 13 (13.68%) Security Administrator
5 12 (12.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Senior DevOps
6 11 (11.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (10.53%) Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Design Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) IP Design Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) IP Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Juniper Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Core Network Design Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Core Network Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) IP Network Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) Web Services
2 6 (6.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.84%) Public Cloud
3 14 (14.74%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.32%) Clustering
4 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.32%) iPhone
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) Linux
2 22 (23.16%) Windows
3 18 (18.95%) CentOS
3 18 (18.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (17.89%) Ubuntu
5 14 (14.74%) Unix
6 13 (13.68%) Solaris
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server
8 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.32%) AIX
9 6 (6.32%) HPUX
9 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.32%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Configuration Management
2 26 (27.37%) DevOps
3 25 (26.32%) ITIL
4 19 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
6 17 (17.89%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (16.84%) Change Management
7 16 (16.84%) Open Source
8 15 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (14.74%) Migration
9 14 (14.74%) Security Monitoring
10 13 (13.68%) Information Security
10 13 (13.68%) Security Architecture
11 12 (12.63%) Information Management
11 12 (12.63%) Load Balancing
11 12 (12.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 12 (12.63%) Network Design
11 12 (12.63%) Password Management
11 12 (12.63%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) Python
2 19 (20.00%) Ruby
3 15 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 15 (15.79%) Perl
4 13 (13.68%) SQL
5 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.32%) Java
7 2 (2.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) CCNP
1 27 (28.42%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (16.84%) CCIE
2 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) CCIP
3 9 (9.47%) JNCIP
4 6 (6.32%) CCNA
5 5 (5.26%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.05%) CISSP
6 1 (1.05%) Degree
6 1 (1.05%) GCIH
6 1 (1.05%) SANS
6 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.95%) Docker
3 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 13 (13.68%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.32%) KVM
5 6 (6.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.32%) vSphere
6 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.11%) XenApp
8 1 (1.05%) vCloud
8 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (20.00%) Ansible
2 18 (18.95%) Packer
3 17 (17.89%) Puppet
4 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (9.47%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (6.32%) Backup Exec
6 6 (6.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (6.32%) Malwarebytes
6 6 (6.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (6.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (5.26%) SCCM
8 4 (4.21%) Kubernetes
9 3 (3.16%) SCOM
10 1 (1.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (1.05%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 1 (1.05%) CSIRT
10 1 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.05%) Terraform
10 1 (1.05%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (46.32%) Cisco
2 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.16%) VMware
4 16 (16.84%) CheckPoint
5 15 (15.79%) Dell
5 15 (15.79%) F5
6 12 (12.63%) McAfee
7 11 (11.58%) Juniper
8 9 (9.47%) Brocade
8 9 (9.47%) Palo Alto
8 9 (9.47%) SolarWinds
9 8 (8.42%) Apple
10 7 (7.37%) Oracle
10 7 (7.37%) Riverbed
11 6 (6.32%) Avaya
11 6 (6.32%) Cognizant
11 6 (6.32%) PlateSpin
11 6 (6.32%) Sun
11 6 (6.32%) Symantec
11 6 (6.32%) Veritas