The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 37 40
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.77% 2.88% 4.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 23.08% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 20
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +43.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £72,500 £55,000
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 Leicester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 23 39 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 5.87% 12.46% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 80
Median salary £44,317 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.51% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Leicester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Leicester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 26 (78.79%) LAN
2 23 (69.70%) WAN
3 18 (54.55%) ITIL
4 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
4 16 (48.48%) Retail
4 16 (48.48%) Supplier Management
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco
6 12 (36.36%) VMware
7 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (33.33%) HP
7 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
8 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 10 (30.30%) Wireless
8 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
9 9 (27.27%) Back Office
9 9 (27.27%) CommVault
9 9 (27.27%) vSphere
9 9 (27.27%) SonicWALL
9 9 (27.27%) Coaching
10 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (24.24%) MPLS
11 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
11 7 (21.21%) Network Security
12 6 (18.18%) Capacity Management
12 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (15.15%) Motorola
13 5 (15.15%) Active Directory

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) IaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) LAN
2 23 (69.70%) WAN
3 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (30.30%) Wireless
5 8 (24.24%) MPLS
6 7 (21.21%) Network Security
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.06%) IPsec
7 2 (6.06%) LDAP
7 2 (6.06%) OSPF
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
7 2 (6.06%) VPN
8 1 (3.03%) BGP
8 1 (3.03%) DMVPN
8 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (3.03%) SSL
8 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (48.48%) Retail
2 9 (27.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Network Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 10 (30.30%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Analyst
4 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Firewall Support
7 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Network Support
7 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Administrator
8 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (6.06%) Junior
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) Supplier Management
3 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
4 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
5 9 (27.27%) Coaching
6 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
8 6 (18.18%) Capacity Management
8 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.03%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) Escalation Management
9 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.03%) Network Design
9 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (3.03%) Presales
9 1 (3.03%) Quality Management
9 1 (3.03%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (3.03%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Perl
1 2 (6.06%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.15%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CCDP
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) vSphere
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 12 (36.36%) VMware
4 11 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (27.27%) CommVault
5 9 (27.27%) SonicWALL
6 5 (15.15%) Dell
6 5 (15.15%) Motorola
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Google
9 1 (3.03%) Juniper
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