Period
to 19 January 2018

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

Firewall
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 80 111 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.03% 4.88% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.65% 32.65% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 56 73
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +16.04%
10th Percentile £27,125 £29,625 £23,900
90th Percentile £68,750 £51,875 £77,000
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 207 340 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.43% 14.94% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 165 233 233
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,950 £23,000 £24,800
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,000 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.38% +5.26% +8.57%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 -20 70 £40,000 - 12
Mansfield +21 4 £29,000 -17.14%
Worksop - 2 £42,500 -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 45 (56.25%) Windows
2 44 (55.00%) Cisco
3 41 (51.25%) Microsoft
4 32 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 31 (38.75%) ITIL
6 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
7 26 (32.50%) Network Security
8 25 (31.25%) Office 365
9 23 (28.75%) VMware
10 22 (27.50%) Patch Management
11 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (25.00%) LAN
11 20 (25.00%) WAN
11 20 (25.00%) SQL
12 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
12 19 (23.75%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (22.50%) Unix
14 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
14 17 (21.25%) F5
15 16 (20.00%) Windows 7
15 16 (20.00%) DNS
15 16 (20.00%) Finance
16 15 (18.75%) CheckPoint
17 14 (17.50%) DHCP
17 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
17 14 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (16.25%) NAS
18 13 (16.25%) SAN
19 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared

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 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.50%) CloudStack
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) JBoss
3 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) Office 365
2 19 (23.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.50%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.50%) Network Security
2 20 (25.00%) LAN
2 20 (25.00%) WAN
3 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
4 16 (20.00%) DNS
5 14 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (17.50%) DHCP
6 13 (16.25%) NAS
6 13 (16.25%) SAN
7 7 (8.75%) Internet
7 7 (8.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (7.50%) TACACS
8 6 (7.50%) VoIP
9 5 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (6.25%) HTTP
9 5 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.00%) HSRP
10 4 (5.00%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.50%) MS Access
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.50%) Subversion
1 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Retail
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Automotive
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Analyst
2 16 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 8 (10.00%) Security Specialist
6 7 (8.75%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Network Support
7 6 (7.50%) SOC Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Junior
8 5 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) XML
2 4 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (2.50%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.25%) EJB
4 1 (1.25%) JDBC
4 1 (1.25%) JSP
4 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (6.25%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.75%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) CESG
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) AS400
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 45 (56.25%) Windows
2 32 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (22.50%) Unix
4 16 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 12 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 9 (11.25%) Linux
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.50%) AIX
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) ITIL
2 22 (27.50%) Patch Management
3 10 (12.50%) Information Security
3 10 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (12.50%) Project Management
3 10 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 10 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 10 (12.50%) Time Management
4 9 (11.25%) Presales
5 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.75%) DevOps
6 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.75%) Service Management
7 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (7.50%) SIEM
7 6 (7.50%) Threat Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (6.25%) Service Design
8 5 (6.25%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) Python
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.00%) Tcl
5 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.50%) C#
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
5 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) Groovy
6 1 (1.25%) Java
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
6 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.50%) CISSP
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (11.25%) CCNA
4 9 (11.25%) MCSE
5 8 (10.00%) CCNP
6 7 (8.75%) MCSA
7 6 (7.50%) CCSA
7 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.25%) CCA
8 5 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.75%) CCDE
9 3 (3.75%) CCIE
9 3 (3.75%) CCSE
10 2 (2.50%) Degree
11 1 (1.25%) CISA
11 1 (1.25%) CISM
11 1 (1.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.50%) vSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Xen
5 2 (2.50%) XenServer
6 1 (1.25%) Docker
6 1 (1.25%) Firmware
6 1 (1.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) Cobbler
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Terraform
2 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 44 (55.00%) Cisco
2 41 (51.25%) Microsoft
3 23 (28.75%) VMware
4 17 (21.25%) F5
5 15 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.50%) Autodesk
6 10 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 10 (12.50%) CommVault
6 10 (12.50%) Sophos
6 10 (12.50%) Veeam
6 10 (12.50%) Veritas
7 8 (10.00%) Citrix
7 8 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
8 7 (8.75%) Juniper
9 6 (7.50%) Oracle
10 5 (6.25%) EMC
11 4 (5.00%) Arista
11 4 (5.00%) Sourcefire
12 3 (3.75%) NetApp