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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 37 51 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.31% 2.70% 4.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.79% 25.58% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 11
Median salary £30,000 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.07% +28.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,000 £47,500
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 78 43 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.80% 10.57% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 32
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -5.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,700 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (62.07%) Windows
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (48.28%) Presales
4 14 (48.28%) Citrix
4 14 (48.28%) DNS
4 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
4 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
5 13 (44.83%) Backup Exec
5 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
5 13 (44.83%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
6 12 (41.38%) SAN
6 12 (41.38%) Symantec
6 12 (41.38%) Sophos
7 11 (37.93%) SMTP
7 11 (37.93%) DHCP
7 11 (37.93%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 10 (34.48%) Office 365
8 10 (34.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 10 (34.48%) VLAN
8 10 (34.48%) MS Office
8 10 (34.48%) Web Services

Firewall
Top Related 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 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (34.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (34.48%) Office 365
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
4 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (10.34%) PaaS
4 3 (10.34%) Route 53
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) SAN
4 11 (37.93%) DHCP
4 11 (37.93%) SMTP
5 10 (34.48%) DMZ
5 10 (34.48%) VLAN
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
8 4 (13.79%) WAN
9 3 (10.34%) LAN
9 3 (10.34%) VoIP
9 3 (10.34%) Wireless
10 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Security Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
2 3 (10.34%) WAP
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
3 5 (17.24%) Replication
4 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (13.79%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.34%) CentOS
7 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Presales
2 11 (37.93%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 10 (34.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 7 (24.14%) Information Security
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (17.24%) Change Control
6 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.79%) Email Filtering
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Web Filtering
8 3 (10.34%) DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
9 2 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) CISA
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.34%) CISM
3 3 (10.34%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
4 2 (6.90%) CEH
4 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 2 (6.90%) SANS
4 2 (6.90%) SSCP
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) CRISC
5 1 (3.45%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
4 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) CSIRT
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco
3 15 (51.72%) VMware
4 14 (48.28%) Citrix
5 12 (41.38%) Sophos
5 12 (41.38%) Symantec
6 9 (31.03%) HP
7 6 (20.69%) Dell
8 5 (17.24%) arcserve
8 5 (17.24%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
9 3 (10.34%) Qualys
9 3 (10.34%) Tripwire
10 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
10 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
11 1 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (3.45%) AppSense
11 1 (3.45%) Draytek
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago