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

Firewall
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.50% 4.83% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.76% 22.66% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 35
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £34,625 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.07% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £42,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,625 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.07% - +7.69%

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 101 128 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.51% 21.33% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 87 107 136
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.04% +8.76%
10th Percentile £21,400 £21,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £51,750 £62,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year - -6.04% +12.88%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 15 (62.50%) WAN
2 14 (58.33%) LAN
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (41.67%) CCNP
4 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) NHS
6 7 (29.17%) CCNA
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) MPLS
7 6 (25.00%) OSPF
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
7 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (25.00%) Network Management
7 6 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) CCDP
9 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.67%) Wireless
9 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 4 (16.67%) Network Security
9 4 (16.67%) Presales
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless

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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (8.33%) G Suite
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) WAN
2 14 (58.33%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) MPLS
3 6 (25.00%) OSPF
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless Security
7 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.17%) SMS
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) ProC
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
1 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Assurance Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (29.17%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Fintech
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Network Management
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Presales
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) SIEM
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Server Management
7 1 (4.17%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PHP
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (41.67%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) CCDP
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CISM
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) GDPR
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 8583
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
4 6 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) Google
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Nokia
6 2 (8.33%) Veritas
7 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics
7 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
7 1 (4.17%) Lagan
7 1 (4.17%) Meraki
7 1 (4.17%) Northgate
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk