The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
England / Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.33% 6.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 42.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Median salary £100,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 8 19 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 16.67% 16.24% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 15
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Firewall
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Firewall in the Midlands

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in the Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
Midlands
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