Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 60 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 45 84 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.53% 4.58% 5.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.32% 38.36% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 86 54
Nottingham median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,875 £29,825
90th Percentile £57,500 £68,750 £47,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £31,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -22.50% +8.11% +2.78%

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 193 219 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 15.14% 11.93% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 145 178 205
Nottingham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £19,850 £26,513 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £61,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -8.96%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 26 (57.78%) Windows
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco
3 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 21 (46.67%) Office 365
5 20 (44.44%) ITIL
6 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
7 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 17 (37.78%) VPN
8 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (35.56%) Windows 10
9 16 (35.56%) VMware
10 15 (33.33%) Citrix
10 15 (33.33%) MCSA
10 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
11 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (28.89%) SCCM
13 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
14 11 (24.44%) Service Management
15 10 (22.22%) MCP
15 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (22.22%) Games
15 10 (22.22%) ITIL V3
16 9 (20.00%) HP
16 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (17.78%) CCNA
17 8 (17.78%) DNS
17 8 (17.78%) MCSE

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 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (46.67%) Office 365
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.22%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) VPN
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
2 8 (17.78%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (15.56%) DHCP
3 7 (15.56%) WAN
4 6 (13.33%) Wireless
5 5 (11.11%) VoIP
6 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.44%) LAN
8 2 (4.44%) SSL
8 2 (4.44%) VLAN
9 1 (2.22%) IPsec
9 1 (2.22%) SAN
9 1 (2.22%) Skype
9 1 (2.22%) SMS
9 1 (2.22%) SSH
9 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (22.22%) Games
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
1 11 (24.44%) IT Support
2 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Network Support
7 2 (4.44%) Multilingual Support
7 2 (4.44%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) PKI
2 2 (4.44%) BYOD
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Digital Signage
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (35.56%) Windows 10
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (6.67%) Linux
9 2 (4.44%) AIX
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
3 11 (24.44%) Service Management
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (13.33%) SIEM
8 5 (11.11%) High Availability
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.89%) Due Diligence
9 4 (8.89%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
10 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Presales
10 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.67%) Security Auditing
10 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) MCSA
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) MCP
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (17.78%) CCNA
4 8 (17.78%) MCSE
5 5 (11.11%) CCNP
6 2 (4.44%) CISSP
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) BitLocker
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) pfSense
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
3 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
4 15 (33.33%) Citrix
5 9 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) Apple
6 6 (13.33%) Juniper
7 4 (8.89%) AlienVault
7 4 (8.89%) Dell
7 4 (8.89%) LogRhythm
7 4 (8.89%) Veeam
8 3 (6.67%) Splunk
9 2 (4.44%) IBM
9 2 (4.44%) NETGEAR
9 2 (4.44%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (4.44%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.22%) arcserve
10 1 (2.22%) McAfee
10 1 (2.22%) Sophos
10 1 (2.22%) Symantec