Period
to 17 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 50 67
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 +29
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 71 107 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.98% 5.26% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.44% 36.64% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 60
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,375 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,375 £75,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +16.04%

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 180 292 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 10.10% 14.36% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 145 193 183
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,600 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,250 £61,250 £67,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 41 (57.75%) Cisco
2 37 (52.11%) Windows
3 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
4 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
4 28 (39.44%) Windows Server
5 27 (38.03%) ITIL
6 25 (35.21%) Office 365
7 23 (32.39%) VMware
8 22 (30.99%) Network Security
9 19 (26.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (26.76%) Patch Management
10 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
10 18 (25.35%) Unix
11 17 (23.94%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (23.94%) SQL
12 16 (22.54%) DNS
12 16 (22.54%) F5
12 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
13 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
14 14 (19.72%) CheckPoint
14 14 (19.72%) Finance
14 14 (19.72%) LAN
14 14 (19.72%) WAN
14 14 (19.72%) DHCP
14 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
14 14 (19.72%) NAS
14 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (18.31%) SAN
16 12 (16.90%) Data Centre

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 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) CloudStack
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.21%) Office 365
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.99%) Network Security
2 16 (22.54%) DNS
3 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
4 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (19.72%) DHCP
4 14 (19.72%) LAN
4 14 (19.72%) NAS
4 14 (19.72%) WAN
5 13 (18.31%) SAN
6 7 (9.86%) Internet
7 6 (8.45%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (8.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (8.45%) TACACS
8 5 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (7.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (7.04%) HTTP
9 4 (5.63%) EIGRP
9 4 (5.63%) SSL
9 4 (5.63%) VPN
9 4 (5.63%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.82%) MS Access
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
1 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Local Government
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 15 (21.13%) Network Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Information Security Specialist
6 7 (9.86%) Information Specialist
6 7 (9.86%) Security Specialist
7 6 (8.45%) Network Support
7 6 (8.45%) SOC Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Junior
8 5 (7.04%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) XML
2 4 (5.63%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) Middleware
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.41%) EJB
4 1 (1.41%) JDBC
4 1 (1.41%) JSP
4 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.08%) User Experience
3 5 (7.04%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (7.04%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.63%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) CESG
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Windows
2 28 (39.44%) Windows Server
3 18 (25.35%) Unix
4 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
5 12 (16.90%) Windows 10
6 8 (11.27%) Linux
7 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Patch Management
3 10 (14.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (14.08%) Project Management
3 10 (14.08%) Security Patching
3 10 (14.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 10 (14.08%) Time Management
4 9 (12.68%) Presales
5 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
5 7 (9.86%) Information Security
6 6 (8.45%) Service Management
6 6 (8.45%) SIEM
6 6 (8.45%) Threat Analysis
7 5 (7.04%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (7.04%) DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) Fault Management
7 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.04%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Service Design
7 5 (7.04%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.94%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) Python
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.63%) Tcl
5 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.82%) C#
6 2 (2.82%) Ruby
6 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) Groovy
7 1 (1.41%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.27%) CCNP
4 8 (11.27%) CISSP
4 8 (11.27%) MCSE
5 7 (9.86%) CCNA
5 7 (9.86%) MCSA
6 6 (8.45%) CCSA
6 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
7 5 (7.04%) CCA
7 5 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.23%) CCDE
8 3 (4.23%) CCIE
8 3 (4.23%) CCSE
9 1 (1.41%) Degree
9 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) HIPAA
System Software
1 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (26.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (14.08%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Xen
5 2 (2.82%) XenServer
6 1 (1.41%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Terraform
2 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Cisco
2 36 (50.70%) Microsoft
3 23 (32.39%) VMware
4 16 (22.54%) F5
5 14 (19.72%) CheckPoint
6 10 (14.08%) Autodesk
6 10 (14.08%) Barracuda Networks
6 10 (14.08%) CommVault
6 10 (14.08%) Sophos
6 10 (14.08%) Veeam
6 10 (14.08%) Veritas
7 9 (12.68%) Palo Alto
8 8 (11.27%) Citrix
9 7 (9.86%) Blue Coat
9 7 (9.86%) Juniper
10 6 (8.45%) EMC
11 4 (5.63%) Arista
11 4 (5.63%) NetApp
11 4 (5.63%) Oracle
11 4 (5.63%) Sourcefire