Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Firewall
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 56 75
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 84 97 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.52% 4.77% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 34.28% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 88 49 60
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,000 £81,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,375 £36,000
% change year-on-year +9.97% +1.04% -4.00%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 231 283 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 12.43% 13.93% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 190 212 198
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £25,550
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £71,475
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £41,500 £36,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.93% -13.53% +13.33%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Nottingham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Nottingham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Nottingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 48 (57.14%) Cisco
2 39 (46.43%) Windows
3 36 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 29 (34.52%) Active Directory
5 27 (32.14%) VMware
6 24 (28.57%) ITIL
6 24 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 22 (26.19%) Office 365
8 20 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (22.62%) Unix
9 19 (22.62%) SQL
9 19 (22.62%) F5
10 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 18 (21.43%) Network Security
10 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (20.24%) CheckPoint
12 16 (19.05%) Linux
12 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
12 16 (19.05%) DNS
12 16 (19.05%) LAN
12 16 (19.05%) WAN
12 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
13 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (17.86%) NAS
14 14 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
15 13 (15.48%) DHCP
15 13 (15.48%) MCSE
15 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.76%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) CloudStack
3 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.57%) JBoss
3 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) CoreMedia CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.19%) Liferay
5 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.19%) Office 365
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.38%) IaaS
6 1 (1.19%) PaaS
6 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) Network Security
2 16 (19.05%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) LAN
2 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 16 (19.05%) WAN
3 15 (17.86%) NAS
4 14 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (15.48%) DHCP
5 13 (15.48%) SAN
6 8 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (9.52%) Internet
6 8 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (8.33%) VoIP
7 7 (8.33%) VPN
7 7 (8.33%) VSAN
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (7.14%) IPsec
8 6 (7.14%) SSL
8 6 (7.14%) TACACS
9 5 (5.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) MySQL
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.38%) MS Access
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.57%) Subversion
1 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
2 4 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.57%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) French Language
4 1 (1.19%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.19%) Law
4 1 (1.19%) Local Government
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 11 (13.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (13.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Firewall Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Junior
7 6 (7.14%) Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Network Support
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) XML
2 5 (5.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.57%) LAMP
4 2 (2.38%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.38%) Middleware
4 2 (2.38%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.19%) CoreMedia
5 1 (1.19%) CSS
5 1 (1.19%) EJB
5 1 (1.19%) HTML
5 1 (1.19%) HTML5
5 1 (1.19%) JDBC
5 1 (1.19%) JSP
5 1 (1.19%) RESTful
5 1 (1.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.52%) User Experience
3 7 (8.33%) CLARiiON
4 5 (5.95%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (5.95%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.57%) iPad
6 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.38%) CESG
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.19%) PKI
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.43%) Windows
2 24 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 19 (22.62%) Unix
4 16 (19.05%) Linux
4 16 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 12 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) Android
9 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) ITIL
2 12 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (9.52%) Project Management
3 8 (9.52%) Security Patching
3 8 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (9.52%) Time Management
4 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (8.33%) Presales
4 7 (8.33%) SIEM
5 6 (7.14%) DevOps
5 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.14%) Threat Analysis
5 6 (7.14%) Threat Detection
6 5 (5.95%) Fault Management
6 5 (5.95%) High Availability
6 5 (5.95%) Information Security
6 5 (5.95%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (5.95%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) Python
3 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.76%) Tcl
5 3 (3.57%) Perl
5 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) Ruby
5 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.38%) C#
6 2 (2.38%) Java
6 2 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (1.19%) C
7 1 (1.19%) Groovy
7 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.48%) MCSE
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) CCNA
5 9 (10.71%) CCNP
6 8 (9.52%) MCSA
7 7 (8.33%) CISSP
8 6 (7.14%) CCSA
8 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.57%) CCA
9 3 (3.57%) CCDE
9 3 (3.57%) CCIE
9 3 (3.57%) CCSE
9 3 (3.57%) CEH
9 3 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.57%) Degree
9 3 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) GDPR
2 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (34.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.76%) vSphere
6 3 (3.57%) Xen
6 3 (3.57%) XenServer
7 2 (2.38%) Snort
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.19%) Docker
8 1 (1.19%) iptables
8 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
2 3 (3.57%) Ansible
2 3 (3.57%) Cobbler
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.57%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) Terraform
2 3 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.38%) Snorby
3 2 (2.38%) Suricata
3 2 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.19%) Salt
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
4 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 48 (57.14%) Cisco
2 36 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 27 (32.14%) VMware
4 19 (22.62%) F5
5 17 (20.24%) CheckPoint
6 12 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 10 (11.90%) Veeam
8 9 (10.71%) EMC
8 9 (10.71%) Juniper
9 8 (9.52%) Autodesk
9 8 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (9.52%) CommVault
9 8 (9.52%) NetApp
9 8 (9.52%) Sophos
9 8 (9.52%) Veritas
10 7 (8.33%) Blue Coat
10 7 (8.33%) Citrix
11 6 (7.14%) Oracle
12 5 (5.95%) HP
13 4 (4.76%) Sourcefire