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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 23 18 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.20% 9.76% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 44.44% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £36,000 £31,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 18 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 16.87% 21.95% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 24
Median salary £35,500 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.69% -7.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £67,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate

Firewall
Top Related 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper