Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 63 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 91 97 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.45% 4.19% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.27% 28.20% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 92 49 72
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +1.39% +5.11%
10th Percentile £24,100 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,375 £48,000 £81,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 258 344 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.62% 14.85% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 207 260 241
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £41,500 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.48% -14.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,150 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £75,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -5 82 £40,000 +8.11% 7
Worksop - 3 £50,000 -
Mansfield +19 2 £29,000 +28.89%
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 51 (56.04%) Cisco
2 44 (48.35%) Windows
3 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
4 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
5 28 (30.77%) ITIL
5 28 (30.77%) VMware
6 25 (27.47%) Windows Server
7 23 (25.27%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (23.08%) WAN
8 21 (23.08%) LAN
8 21 (23.08%) F5
8 21 (23.08%) Office 365
9 20 (21.98%) SQL
9 20 (21.98%) Network Security
10 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (20.88%) CheckPoint
10 19 (20.88%) Unix
11 17 (18.68%) Data Centre
12 16 (17.58%) Linux
12 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
12 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
12 16 (17.58%) DNS
13 15 (16.48%) NAS
13 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
13 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
14 14 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (14.29%) DHCP
15 13 (14.29%) CCNA
15 13 (14.29%) Finance

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) CloudStack
3 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
3 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.10%) CMS
5 1 (1.10%) CoreMedia CMS
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Liferay
5 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.08%) Office 365
2 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.20%) IaaS
6 1 (1.10%) PaaS
6 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) LAN
1 21 (23.08%) WAN
2 20 (21.98%) Network Security
3 16 (17.58%) DNS
3 16 (17.58%) TCP/IP
4 15 (16.48%) NAS
5 14 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (14.29%) DHCP
6 13 (14.29%) SAN
7 12 (13.19%) VoIP
8 10 (10.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (8.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (8.79%) Internet
9 8 (8.79%) MPLS
10 7 (7.69%) VPN
10 7 (7.69%) VSAN
11 6 (6.59%) IPsec
11 6 (6.59%) SSL
11 6 (6.59%) TACACS
11 6 (6.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.30%) Subversion
1 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Retail
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Billing
3 3 (3.30%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.10%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (1.10%) Local Government
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Network Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Junior
5 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Junior Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Network Support
7 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.40%) Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) XML
2 5 (5.49%) .NET
3 3 (3.30%) LAMP
4 2 (2.20%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.20%) Middleware
4 2 (2.20%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.10%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.10%) CoreMedia
5 1 (1.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.10%) EJB
5 1 (1.10%) HTML
5 1 (1.10%) HTML5
5 1 (1.10%) JDBC
5 1 (1.10%) JSP
5 1 (1.10%) RESTful
5 1 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.79%) User Experience
3 7 (7.69%) CLARiiON
4 5 (5.49%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (5.49%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.30%) iPad
7 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.20%) CESG
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.10%) Clustering
8 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.10%) PKI
8 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.35%) Windows
2 25 (27.47%) Windows Server
3 19 (20.88%) Unix
4 16 (17.58%) Linux
5 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.09%) Windows 10
7 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.10%) Android
11 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) ITIL
2 12 (13.19%) Patch Management
3 11 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (8.79%) DevOps
4 8 (8.79%) Information Security
4 8 (8.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (8.79%) Project Management
4 8 (8.79%) Security Patching
4 8 (8.79%) Server Virtualisation
4 8 (8.79%) Time Management
5 7 (7.69%) Data Security
5 7 (7.69%) High Availability
5 7 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 7 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (7.69%) Presales
5 7 (7.69%) Service Management
5 7 (7.69%) SIEM
6 6 (6.59%) Threat Analysis
6 6 (6.59%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) Python
3 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.40%) Tcl
5 3 (3.30%) Perl
5 3 (3.30%) Ruby
5 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.20%) C#
6 2 (2.20%) Java
6 2 (2.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) C
7 1 (1.10%) Groovy
7 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.27%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.29%) CCNA
3 12 (13.19%) MCSE
3 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.89%) CCNP
4 9 (9.89%) CISSP
5 7 (7.69%) MCSA
6 6 (6.59%) CCSA
6 6 (6.59%) Degree
6 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.30%) CCA
7 3 (3.30%) CCDE
7 3 (3.30%) CCIE
7 3 (3.30%) CCSE
7 3 (3.30%) CEH
7 3 (3.30%) CISA
7 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.30%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
3 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.10%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (8.79%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.40%) vSphere
6 3 (3.30%) Xen
6 3 (3.30%) XenServer
7 2 (2.20%) Snort
7 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.10%) Docker
8 1 (1.10%) Firmware
8 1 (1.10%) iptables
8 1 (1.10%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) SCCM
2 3 (3.30%) Ansible
2 3 (3.30%) Cobbler
2 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.30%) Puppet
2 3 (3.30%) Terraform
2 3 (3.30%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.20%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.20%) Snorby
3 2 (2.20%) Suricata
3 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.10%) Salt
4 1 (1.10%) SCOM
4 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.10%) SCSM
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) Cisco
2 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
3 28 (30.77%) VMware
4 21 (23.08%) F5
5 19 (20.88%) CheckPoint
6 12 (13.19%) Palo Alto
7 10 (10.99%) Veeam
8 9 (9.89%) EMC
8 9 (9.89%) Juniper
9 8 (8.79%) Autodesk
9 8 (8.79%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (8.79%) CommVault
9 8 (8.79%) NetApp
9 8 (8.79%) Sophos
9 8 (8.79%) Veritas
10 7 (7.69%) Blue Coat
10 7 (7.69%) Citrix
11 6 (6.59%) Oracle
12 5 (5.49%) HP
13 4 (4.40%) Sourcefire