Period
to 23 February 2018

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 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 39 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 6.06% 3.81% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 24.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 22
Newport median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% -15.00% +33.33%
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 Newport with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 85 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 25.76% 15.48% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84 56 63
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £26,700 £26,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £55,500 £55,250 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -

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 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Newport region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (55.00%) Network Security
2 10 (50.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (35.00%) BGP
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
7 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (25.00%) Network Management
7 5 (25.00%) Dell
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (25.00%) Skype
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) CCNA
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (20.00%) Nagios

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 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Network Security
2 10 (50.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (35.00%) BGP
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (25.00%) Skype
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) WLAN
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (10.00%) IPv4
10 2 (10.00%) IPv6
10 2 (10.00%) OSPF
10 2 (10.00%) SAN
10 2 (10.00%) VLAN
11 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.00%) Ingres
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) iSeries
2 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) LPAR
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) OS/400
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) VyOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Health Informatics
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Informatics
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCENT
4 3 (15.00%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CISA
5 2 (10.00%) CISSP
5 2 (10.00%) CRISC
5 2 (10.00%) ISSAP
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 31000
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (25.00%) Dell
5 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
8 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) Intel
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) Splunk
8 1 (5.00%) Talend