Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.04% 3.86% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.61% 22.31% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 28
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £22,825
90th Percentile £48,500 £52,500 £46,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +27.27%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 144 130 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.87% 17.31% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 123 115 103
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.45% +11.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,300
90th Percentile £54,750 £45,000 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03% -5.71%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) LAN
2 14 (41.18%) WAN
3 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
3 13 (38.24%) VMware
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
6 10 (29.41%) Retail
7 9 (26.47%) CCNP
7 9 (26.47%) CCNA
7 9 (26.47%) HP
7 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (26.47%) NHS
7 9 (26.47%) MPLS
7 9 (26.47%) OSPF
7 9 (26.47%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (26.47%) Network Management
7 9 (26.47%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (26.47%) Extreme Networks
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 8 (23.53%) MySQL
8 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Unix
9 7 (20.59%) VPN

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) nginx
4 2 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (14.71%) Office 365
5 3 (8.82%) SaaS
6 2 (5.88%) G Suite
6 2 (5.88%) PaaS
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) LAN
1 14 (41.18%) WAN
2 9 (26.47%) MPLS
2 9 (26.47%) OSPF
3 7 (20.59%) VPN
4 5 (14.71%) DNS
5 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) SMS
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) BGP
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) DMZ
7 1 (2.94%) IPsec
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) SMTP
7 1 (2.94%) SSH
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Redis
3 1 (2.94%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Ant
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) Maven
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (5.88%) ProC
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (29.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Security Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Security Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.94%) LINQ
2 1 (2.94%) WAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Data Centre
2 9 (26.47%) NHS
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) CentOS
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Network Management
1 9 (26.47%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) SIEM
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
6 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Email Filtering
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Security Management
7 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) Korn
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) CCNA
1 9 (26.47%) CCNP
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CISA
3 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 2 (5.88%) CISMP
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) CRISC
3 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) GDPR
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.82%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
3 2 (5.88%) ISO 31000
3 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Gluster
4 1 (2.94%) LXC
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Postfix
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
1 4 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.82%) Terraform
3 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.88%) QRadar
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Graphite
4 1 (2.94%) Graylog
4 1 (2.94%) Icinga
4 1 (2.94%) logstash
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Salt
4 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
1 13 (38.24%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) Cisco
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) Extreme Networks
4 9 (26.47%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) Veritas
7 2 (5.88%) AlienVault
7 2 (5.88%) Google
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) Micro Focus
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
7 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.88%) Splunk