Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 14 4
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 15.33% 13.17% 26.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 50.00% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 35
Maidstone median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,400 £22,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £53,250 £46,250
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +11.84% -1.30%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 35 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 25.55% 26.35% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 50
Maidstone median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +7.38% +20.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,800 £20,750
90th Percentile £44,104 £49,500 £54,000
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Maidstone

Firewall
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (85.71%) VPN
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
1 18 (85.71%) CCNA
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (85.71%) Network Design
1 18 (85.71%) VLAN
1 18 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 14 (66.67%) CCNP
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) ADSL
3 11 (52.38%) VoIP
3 11 (52.38%) IP Telephony
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Junos
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) VLAN
1 18 (85.71%) VPN
2 11 (52.38%) ADSL
2 11 (52.38%) IP Telephony
2 11 (52.38%) Junos
2 11 (52.38%) VoIP
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 18 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Software Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Network Design
1 18 (85.71%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CCNA
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) CCNP
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) VMware