Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 66 75
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 -46
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.34% 3.83% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.20% 21.76% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 14
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,875 £33,750 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.07% -33.82% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,350 £21,225 £36,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £60,850
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year +14.29% -16.17% -1.76%

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 125 170 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.00% 17.60% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 80 154 110
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £29,857 £23,150 £21,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £52,550
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -3.75% +6.67%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 +5 12 £41,875 +4.69% 5
Coalville - 1 £33,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 11 (78.57%) VoIP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) LDAP
7 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) CCNA
7 1 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) Firmware

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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) VoIP
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Email Filtering
2 1 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) People Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.14%) Project Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Design
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCVP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
3 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Zscaler