Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 10 23
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 14.58% 15.38% 11.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.33% 51.43% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 20
Maidstone median annual salary £32,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.21% +3.13% -8.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,400 £20,875
90th Percentile £38,250 £54,250 £46,250
Kent median annual salary £35,750 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -20.56% +18.42% +1.33%

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 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 36 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 25.00% 29.91% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 42
Maidstone median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,880 £61,500 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +11.43% -2.78%

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 20 October 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%) Network Design
2 17 (80.95%) VPN
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) VLAN
2 17 (80.95%) Network Monitoring
3 16 (76.19%) CCNA
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) CCNP
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 10 (47.62%) Junos
6 10 (47.62%) IP Telephony
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 10 (47.62%) Linux
6 10 (47.62%) ADSL
6 10 (47.62%) LAN
6 10 (47.62%) VoIP
6 10 (47.62%) WAN
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Network Security
9 2 (9.52%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 1 (4.76%) Information Security
10 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
10 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
10 1 (4.76%) Workflow

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 17 (80.95%) VLAN
1 17 (80.95%) VPN
2 10 (47.62%) ADSL
2 10 (47.62%) IP Telephony
2 10 (47.62%) Junos
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 10 (47.62%) VoIP
2 10 (47.62%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) IPv4
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Engineer
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Software Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Network Design
2 17 (80.95%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) CCNA
3 13 (61.90%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) RHCE
4 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.76%) VCAP
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat