The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 29 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 3.36% 3.66% 7.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +37.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,971 £35,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £48,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% -  

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 Newport with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 35 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 15.13% 18.32% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 32 67 69
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Newport

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Newport.

Salary trend for Firewall in Newport

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Newport over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Newport region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Dell
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) PaaS
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) IaaS
6 2 (28.57%) Meraki
6 2 (28.57%) Release Management
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Ingres
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Generation
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Meraki
6 1 (14.29%) Actian
6 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
6 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 1 (14.29%) Splunk
6 1 (14.29%) Veeam