Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 55 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 +20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 42 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.61% 3.52% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 24.82% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 11
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +8.46% +12.93%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £43,625 £37,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +9.45%

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 162 141 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.63% 14.19% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 141 119 63
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,300 £20,600
90th Percentile £50,000 £76,000 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.93% +11.67%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco
4 17 (40.48%) ITIL
5 16 (38.10%) Linux
5 16 (38.10%) VMware
6 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 14 (33.33%) DNS
6 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
8 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (28.57%) VoIP
8 12 (28.57%) SAN
9 11 (26.19%) DHCP
9 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (26.19%) Clustering
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
10 10 (23.81%) WAN
10 10 (23.81%) NAS
11 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (21.43%) Sun
11 9 (21.43%) Veritas
11 9 (21.43%) Citrix
11 9 (21.43%) CISSP
11 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
12 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
12 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop

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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.90%) iPlanet
3 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 5 (11.90%) MQSeries
3 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 5 (11.90%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (16.67%) Office 365
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (9.52%) Amazon S3
4 4 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.76%) IaaS
5 2 (4.76%) PaaS
6 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 14 (33.33%) DNS
3 12 (28.57%) SAN
3 12 (28.57%) VoIP
4 11 (26.19%) DHCP
5 10 (23.81%) NAS
5 10 (23.81%) WAN
6 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (16.67%) LAN
7 7 (16.67%) VLAN
7 7 (16.67%) VPN
8 6 (14.29%) SMTP
8 6 (14.29%) WLAN
9 5 (11.90%) LDAP
10 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (9.52%) DMZ
11 3 (7.14%) Internet
12 2 (4.76%) FCoE
12 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
12 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.52%) Hudson
1 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (14.29%) Analyst
1 6 (14.29%) Consultant
1 6 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Security Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Support Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) ICT Operations Manager
4 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) WAP
2 5 (11.90%) J2EE
3 4 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.76%) CESG
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) PKI
6 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.29%) Unix
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.90%) AIX
6 5 (11.90%) HPUX
6 5 (11.90%) Solaris
6 5 (11.90%) SUSE
7 4 (9.52%) CentOS
7 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 7 (16.67%) SIEM
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 6 (14.29%) Information Security
4 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) High Availability
5 5 (11.90%) ISMS
5 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.52%) Change Control
6 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.52%) DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security Management
6 4 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (9.52%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) C-shell
4 2 (4.76%) Korn
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) CISSP
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.90%) CISM
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) CEH
4 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) GCIH
4 4 (9.52%) GSEC
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (7.14%) CISA
5 3 (7.14%) CISMP
5 3 (7.14%) CRISC
5 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CITP
7 1 (2.38%) MBCS
7 1 (2.38%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) GDPR
4 1 (2.38%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (30.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) XenApp
4 6 (14.29%) DFS Replication
5 5 (11.90%) KVM
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (11.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Docker
7 2 (4.76%) Samba
8 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) WSUS
2 5 (11.90%) OpenView
3 4 (9.52%) Ansible
3 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 4 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.52%) Packer
3 4 (9.52%) Puppet
3 4 (9.52%) Terraform
4 2 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco
3 16 (38.10%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (21.43%) Sun
4 9 (21.43%) Veritas
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 6 (14.29%) Splunk
7 5 (11.90%) Cognos
7 5 (11.90%) F5
7 5 (11.90%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) Opsware
7 5 (11.90%) PlateSpin
8 4 (9.52%) arcserve
8 4 (9.52%) CA
8 4 (9.52%) Sophos
8 4 (9.52%) Symantec
8 4 (9.52%) Veeam
9 3 (7.14%) Borland