The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 46 61
Rank change year-on-year +23 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.11% 2.35% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 19.15% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,000 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 47 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 13.04% 12.27% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 54
Median salary £42,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Firewall
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Firewall in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) MCSA
5 5 (50.00%) MCP
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (50.00%) A+ Certification
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) HTTPS
5 5 (50.00%) SMTP
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 5 (50.00%) Google
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 5 (50.00%) IMAP
3 5 (50.00%) SMTP
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) ADSL
6 1 (10.00%) Broadband
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
6 1 (10.00%) GPRS
6 1 (10.00%) PABX
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) CCTV
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) Presales
2 5 (50.00%) Ticket Management
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) BCP
4 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Password Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
3 5 (50.00%) MCSA
3 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CME
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) arcserve
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
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