Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 54 59
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.80% 2.53% 3.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 14.71% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 35
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% +6.74% +15.77%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £62,250 £54,000 £42,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,600
% change year-on-year -14.47% +6.74% +9.54%

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 144 102 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.62% 17.17% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 123 84 147
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,400 £21,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,125 £60,281
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,750 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.03% +2.86% +7.69%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 (50.00%) LAN
1 16 (50.00%) WAN
2 15 (46.88%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
5 12 (37.50%) CCNP
5 12 (37.50%) Windows
6 11 (34.38%) CCNA
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (31.25%) Retail
7 10 (31.25%) HP
7 10 (31.25%) NHS
7 10 (31.25%) MPLS
7 10 (31.25%) OSPF
7 10 (31.25%) SQL
7 10 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (31.25%) Network Management
7 10 (31.25%) Extreme Networks
8 8 (25.00%) Unix
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) MySQL
9 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.75%) IIS
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Linux

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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (12.50%) Office 365
5 3 (9.38%) SaaS
6 2 (6.25%) G Suite
6 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) LAN
1 16 (50.00%) WAN
2 10 (31.25%) MPLS
2 10 (31.25%) OSPF
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) SMS
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Ant
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.38%) Maven
1 3 (9.38%) ProC
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (31.25%) NHS
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Debian
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Network Management
2 10 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.38%) Server Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Information Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Presales
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) C
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Korn
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (37.50%) CCNP
3 11 (34.38%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
5 3 (9.38%) Master's Degree
6 2 (6.25%) CCDP
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) GDPR
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 31000
3 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.13%) ISO 8583
4 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) Postfix
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Terraform
3 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.25%) QRadar
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 10 (31.25%) Extreme Networks
3 10 (31.25%) HP
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Splunk
8 2 (6.25%) AlienVault
8 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
8 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
8 2 (6.25%) McAfee
8 2 (6.25%) Micro Focus
8 2 (6.25%) Nokia
8 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) Symantec
8 2 (6.25%) Veritas