Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - +20 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 0 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.86% - 11.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.73% - 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 31
Knutsford median annual salary £55,000 - £32,000
10th Percentile £41,600 - £15,750
90th Percentile £67,250 - £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 82 10 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 13.78% 8.55% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 1 50
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 £21,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +126.19% -47.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £19,500 £15,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £22,500 £53,875
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +6.67%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Knutsford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Knutsford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Knutsford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 7 (41.18%) Middleware
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
4 6 (35.29%) Information Security
4 6 (35.29%) GIS
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) IP Telephony
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (23.53%) Android
6 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (23.53%) F5
6 4 (23.53%) Multicast
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) IP Telephony
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) Multicast
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
4 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) OSPF
4 3 (17.65%) RIP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) DDNS
5 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Service Operations Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Head of Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Contactless
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security
1 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CCIE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CISM
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) F5
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) Infoblox