Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 53 62
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 63 82 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.68% 4.54% 4.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.30% 34.02% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 50
Nottingham median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +12.28% -1.72%
10th Percentile £19,975 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £60,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -21.21% +17.86% -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 215 241 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 15.99% 13.33% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 170 196 230
Nottingham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,800 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,125 £61,250
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (68.25%) Cisco
2 35 (55.56%) Windows
3 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
5 29 (46.03%) VMware
6 27 (42.86%) ITIL
6 27 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (34.92%) Windows 7
8 22 (34.92%) HP
8 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (33.33%) Office 365
10 20 (31.75%) SCCM
10 20 (31.75%) CCNA
10 20 (31.75%) Incident Management
11 19 (30.16%) Service Management
11 19 (30.16%) Citrix
11 19 (30.16%) WAN
11 19 (30.16%) MCSA
12 18 (28.57%) CCNP
12 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 18 (28.57%) Windows 10
13 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (26.98%) ITIL V3
14 15 (23.81%) DNS
14 15 (23.81%) MCP
14 15 (23.81%) Games
15 14 (22.22%) DHCP

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 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) Office 365
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.59%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) WAN
2 15 (23.81%) DNS
3 14 (22.22%) DHCP
4 13 (20.63%) LAN
5 12 (19.05%) VPN
5 12 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.70%) MPLS
6 8 (12.70%) OSPF
7 7 (11.11%) Wireless
8 6 (9.52%) VLAN
8 6 (9.52%) VoIP
9 5 (7.94%) SSL
9 5 (7.94%) Unified Communications
10 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (6.35%) IPsec
10 4 (6.35%) Network Security
10 4 (6.35%) SAN
10 4 (6.35%) Skype
10 4 (6.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
General
1 15 (23.81%) Games
2 10 (15.87%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) German Language
5 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) IT Support
4 9 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.94%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (6.35%) Network Support
8 4 (6.35%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) 802.1X
1 4 (6.35%) LDAP
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.70%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Digital Signage
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) CESG
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 22 (34.92%) Windows 7
4 18 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.59%) SUSE
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) Incident Management
3 19 (30.16%) Service Management
4 17 (26.98%) ITIL V3
5 10 (15.87%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (14.29%) Network Management
7 8 (12.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.94%) Patch Management
10 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
11 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.35%) High Availability
11 4 (6.35%) SIEM
12 3 (4.76%) Analytics
12 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
12 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (4.76%) Load Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (31.75%) CCNA
4 19 (30.16%) MCSA
5 18 (28.57%) CCNP
6 15 (23.81%) MCP
7 6 (9.52%) MCSE
8 4 (6.35%) Degree
9 2 (3.17%) CCDA
9 2 (3.17%) MCITP
10 1 (1.59%) CEH
10 1 (1.59%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.59%) CISSP
10 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.59%) GIAC
10 1 (1.59%) GPEN
10 1 (1.59%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.59%) SANS
10 1 (1.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
2 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) Snort
4 4 (6.35%) vSphere
5 3 (4.76%) BitLocker
5 3 (4.76%) Firmware
5 3 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.76%) XenServer
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) SCCM
2 7 (11.11%) FortiGate
3 6 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (6.35%) Snorby
4 4 (6.35%) Suricata
5 3 (4.76%) HP NNM
5 3 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.76%) WSUS
6 2 (3.17%) SCOM
6 2 (3.17%) SCSM
7 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.59%) Nagios
7 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Cisco
2 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) VMware
4 22 (34.92%) HP
5 19 (30.16%) Citrix
6 9 (14.29%) Juniper
7 8 (12.70%) CheckPoint
7 8 (12.70%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (11.11%) Veeam
9 6 (9.52%) ProCurve
9 6 (9.52%) Symantec
10 4 (6.35%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (4.76%) AlienVault
11 3 (4.76%) Apple
11 3 (4.76%) LogRhythm
11 3 (4.76%) McAfee
11 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.76%) Sophos
12 2 (3.17%) NetApp
12 2 (3.17%) Riverbed