Period
to 19 November 2018

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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 61 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 -38 +53
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 36 23 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.81% 2.51% 8.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.45% 18.70% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 122
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,500 £44,317 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +4.27% +23.46%
10th Percentile £22,200 £29,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,800 £46,350
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88% +13.33%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 176 123 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.64% 13.44% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 122 112 186
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -11.76% +23.46%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,100 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,875 £45,875
East Midlands median annual salary £39,659 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.76% - -3.85%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -26 22 £40,000 -8.38% 6
Loughborough - 10 £24,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 16 (44.44%) Information Security
2 14 (38.89%) Wireless
3 11 (30.56%) WAN
3 11 (30.56%) CISSP
3 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
4 9 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) LAN
5 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 8 (22.22%) SSCP
5 8 (22.22%) VoIP
5 8 (22.22%) Internet
5 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
5 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) Windows
7 6 (16.67%) Broadband
7 6 (16.67%) SLA
7 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.67%) Retail
7 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (13.89%) Migration
8 5 (13.89%) VMware
8 5 (13.89%) CCNP
8 5 (13.89%) CCNA

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Wireless
2 11 (30.56%) WAN
3 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (22.22%) Internet
4 8 (22.22%) VoIP
5 6 (16.67%) Broadband
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 3 (8.33%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) WLAN
8 2 (5.56%) BGP
8 2 (5.56%) HSRP
8 2 (5.56%) IPv6
8 2 (5.56%) MPLS
8 2 (5.56%) OSPF
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.78%) DNS
9 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
1 9 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Network Support
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Information Security
2 9 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
3 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Due Diligence
6 4 (11.11%) SIEM
6 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) CISSP
2 8 (22.22%) SSCP
3 5 (13.89%) CCNA
3 5 (13.89%) CCNP
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.33%) CISM
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
2 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (16.67%) SLA
3 3 (8.33%) GDPR
3 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Aruba
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds