Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 45 56
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.27% 4.98% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.77% 27.39% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 26
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £70,000 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -0.71% +46.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £43,125
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £62,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +78.57% - +45.83%

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 122 157 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.77% 18.17% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 103 141 102
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £31,376
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +5.18% -10.36%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £50,000 £45,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.21% +1.54% -7.14%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 22 (75.86%) WAN
1 22 (75.86%) CCNP
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) LAN
3 19 (65.52%) Wireless
3 19 (65.52%) Network Security
3 19 (65.52%) Presales
4 15 (51.72%) Mentoring
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) Wireless Security
5 14 (48.28%) CCDP
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Wireless
5 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
5 14 (48.28%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (17.24%) Telepresence
6 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
6 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 4 (13.79%) SIEM
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
8 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
8 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (10.34%) VPN
8 3 (10.34%) CCNA

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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) WAN
2 21 (72.41%) LAN
3 19 (65.52%) Network Security
3 19 (65.52%) Wireless
4 14 (48.28%) Cisco Wireless
4 14 (48.28%) Wireless Security
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.24%) Telepresence
5 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
6 3 (10.34%) VPN
7 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (6.90%) MPLS
7 2 (6.90%) PABX
8 1 (3.45%) Internet
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Architect
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco Architect
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco Network Architect
1 19 (65.52%) Network Architect
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 14 (48.28%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Presales
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Mentoring
3 14 (48.28%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (17.24%) Information Security
5 4 (13.79%) SIEM
6 3 (10.34%) Line Management
6 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
6 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.90%) Data Encryption
7 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.45%) ISMS
8 1 (3.45%) OWASP
8 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) CCNP
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) CCDP
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) CISM
4 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) CEH
5 1 (3.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper