The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 47 43
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.40% 3.58% 5.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.39% 25.53% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 37
Median salary £46,250 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.14% -36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £72,500 £57,500
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 61 94 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 8.53% 14.03% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 132
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Leicestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Leicestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -19 3 £45,000 -35.71% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £20,000 -
Coalville - 1 £32,500 -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 33 (68.75%) LAN
2 31 (64.58%) WAN
3 24 (50.00%) ITIL
4 23 (47.92%) Cisco
5 20 (41.67%) Retail
6 18 (37.50%) Wireless
6 18 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 17 (35.42%) Supplier Management
8 15 (31.25%) E-Commerce
9 14 (29.17%) Windows
9 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
10 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (27.08%) VMware
11 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (25.00%) HP
12 11 (22.92%) VoIP
12 11 (22.92%) CCNP
12 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
12 11 (22.92%) Business Continuity
12 11 (22.92%) ITIL V3
13 10 (20.83%) Coaching
13 10 (20.83%) vSphere
13 10 (20.83%) Back Office
14 9 (18.75%) CommVault
14 9 (18.75%) MPLS
14 9 (18.75%) SonicWALL
15 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
15 7 (14.58%) Network Security
15 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) IaaS
2 3 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (68.75%) LAN
2 31 (64.58%) WAN
3 18 (37.50%) Wireless
4 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 11 (22.92%) VoIP
6 9 (18.75%) MPLS
7 7 (14.58%) Network Security
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.50%) VLAN
9 5 (10.42%) VPN
10 4 (8.33%) BGP
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (8.33%) DHCP
10 4 (8.33%) DNS
10 4 (8.33%) Internet
11 3 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (6.25%) IPsec
11 3 (6.25%) OSPF
12 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
12 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 20 (41.67%) Retail
2 10 (20.83%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Support
3 10 (20.83%) Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Firewall Support
8 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Network Support
8 4 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Unix
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Supplier Management
3 15 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (22.92%) Business Continuity
5 11 (22.92%) ITIL V3
5 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
6 10 (20.83%) Coaching
7 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management
7 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.17%) Network Design
9 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.17%) Presales
9 2 (4.17%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Service Design
10 1 (2.08%) Email Filtering
10 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
10 1 (2.08%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Perl
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.92%) CCNP
3 6 (12.50%) CCNA
4 3 (6.25%) CCDP
5 2 (4.17%) CISSP
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCDA
6 1 (2.08%) CCIE
6 1 (2.08%) CCVP
6 1 (2.08%) CEH
6 1 (2.08%) CISM
6 1 (2.08%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.08%) GCIH
6 1 (2.08%) GWAPT
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB
6 1 (2.08%) MCITP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) vSphere
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) Nagios
3 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 13 (27.08%) VMware
4 12 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (18.75%) CommVault
5 9 (18.75%) SonicWALL
6 5 (10.42%) Dell
6 5 (10.42%) Motorola
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.33%) Symantec
8 3 (6.25%) F5
9 2 (4.17%) Juniper
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle
10 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.08%) Google
10 1 (2.08%) Mitel
10 1 (2.08%) ProCurve
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