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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 3.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £57,500 -
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 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 1 19 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 3.70% 16.52% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 10
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) CCSP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) VPN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago