Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 7 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 +36 -26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 13.04% 20.80% 5.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 68.18% 54.17% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 12
Maidstone median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +8.11% -14.94%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,100 £17,875
90th Percentile £39,300 £55,000 £46,250
Kent median annual salary £33,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.53% +18.75% +3.90%

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 22 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 19.13% 38.40% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 28
Maidstone median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,350 £27,050 £24,400
90th Percentile £48,375 £55,000 £59,125
Kent median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +8.11% -1.33%

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 11 December 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 14 (93.33%) Network Design
2 13 (86.67%) VLAN
2 13 (86.67%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) CCNA
4 9 (60.00%) CCNP
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
6 6 (40.00%) VoIP
6 6 (40.00%) ADSL
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) IP Telephony
6 6 (40.00%) Junos
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 2 (13.33%) MPLS
10 2 (13.33%) OSPF
10 2 (13.33%) BGP
10 2 (13.33%) IPv4
10 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (6.67%) 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 13 (86.67%) VLAN
1 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) ADSL
3 6 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (40.00%) Junos
3 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (13.33%) IPv4
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Network Design
2 13 (86.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNA
3 9 (60.00%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) RHCE
5 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
5 1 (6.67%) VCAP
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat