The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 41 52 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.98% 1.28% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 7.46% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +120.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,250 £29,300
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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 60 67 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 14.89% 17.09% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42 47 42
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Firewall
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Liverpool

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Liverpool over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) DHCP
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 13 (46.43%) VPN
5 12 (42.86%) WLAN
5 12 (42.86%) VLAN
5 12 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 10 (35.71%) Service Management
7 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (32.14%) LAN
9 8 (28.57%) VoIP
9 8 (28.57%) CCNA
9 8 (28.57%) Network Security
9 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (28.57%) Meraki
10 7 (25.00%) FlexPod
10 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (25.00%) vSphere
10 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) GroupWise
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 14 (50.00%) DHCP
3 13 (46.43%) VPN
3 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 12 (42.86%) VLAN
4 12 (42.86%) WLAN
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (32.14%) LAN
7 8 (28.57%) Network Security
7 8 (28.57%) VoIP
8 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (17.86%) DMVPN
9 5 (17.86%) Internet
9 5 (17.86%) IPsec
9 5 (17.86%) ISDN
9 5 (17.86%) PSTN
9 5 (17.86%) SSL
10 3 (10.71%) NAS
11 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Server Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Management Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Technology Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) FlexPod
3 6 (21.43%) NHS
4 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (10.71%) Replication
6 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Service Management
2 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 4 (14.29%) Security Management
6 4 (14.29%) Service Design
7 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) C
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CCNA
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (21.43%) MCITP
4 6 (21.43%) NCDA
5 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) CEH
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) NDS
6 1 (3.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (3.57%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Meraki
4 7 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix
7 2 (7.14%) Mitel
7 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade
8 1 (3.57%) FireEye
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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