Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 55 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 75 92 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.73% 4.47% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.24% 34.07% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 87 49
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +28.79% -2.94%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £52,500 £60,750
East Midlands median annual salary £39,160 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.86% +6.25% -15.79%

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 248 270 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 15.66% 13.13% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 208 206 256
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,665 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,750 £56,875 £54,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +7 69 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Mansfield - 1 £25,500 -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 46 (61.33%) Cisco
2 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
2 43 (57.33%) Windows
3 42 (56.00%) VMware
4 39 (52.00%) ITIL
5 38 (50.67%) Windows Server
6 35 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (38.67%) Office 365
9 26 (34.67%) SCCM
10 25 (33.33%) Citrix
10 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (30.67%) HP
12 22 (29.33%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (28.00%) CCNP
13 21 (28.00%) MCSA
13 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (26.67%) Service Management
15 18 (24.00%) CCNA
15 18 (24.00%) WAN
15 18 (24.00%) Hyper-V
16 17 (22.67%) Windows 7
16 17 (22.67%) Incident Management
16 17 (22.67%) Windows 10
17 16 (21.33%) Data Centre
17 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (21.33%) LAN
17 16 (21.33%) MCP
17 16 (21.33%) Games
18 14 (18.67%) Wi-Fi

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 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (14.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (38.67%) Office 365
2 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) WAN
2 16 (21.33%) LAN
3 14 (18.67%) DNS
3 14 (18.67%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (17.33%) DHCP
5 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (13.33%) SAN
6 10 (13.33%) Unified Communications
7 9 (12.00%) VLAN
7 9 (12.00%) VoIP
8 8 (10.67%) MPLS
8 8 (10.67%) Network Security
8 8 (10.67%) OSPF
8 8 (10.67%) VPN
8 8 (10.67%) Wireless
9 6 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (8.00%) Skype
9 6 (8.00%) SSL
10 5 (6.67%) IPsec
10 5 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 16 (21.33%) Games
2 13 (17.33%) Retail
3 12 (16.00%) Finance
4 5 (6.67%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 2 (2.67%) Military
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Analyst
2 19 (25.33%) Network Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) IT Support
4 10 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 10 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) IT Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
9 5 (6.67%) IT Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) 802.1X
1 5 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.67%) NHS
3 6 (8.00%) Digital Signage
4 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.67%) Cyberattack
6 2 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) CESG
7 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.33%) PKI
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.33%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 43 (57.33%) Windows
2 38 (50.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (22.67%) Windows 10
3 17 (22.67%) Windows 7
4 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.00%) Linux
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.00%) Unix
8 1 (1.33%) AIX
8 1 (1.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) ITIL
2 20 (26.67%) Service Management
3 17 (22.67%) Incident Management
4 13 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (16.00%) ITIL V3
6 9 (12.00%) Network Management
6 9 (12.00%) Patch Management
7 8 (10.67%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (10.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (8.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.67%) Information Security
9 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.33%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.33%) Network Design
10 4 (5.33%) SIEM
11 3 (4.00%) Analytics
11 3 (4.00%) Capacity Management
11 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (29.33%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (28.00%) CCNP
3 21 (28.00%) MCSA
4 18 (24.00%) CCNA
5 16 (21.33%) MCP
6 8 (10.67%) MCSE
7 6 (8.00%) Degree
8 4 (5.33%) CCDA
8 4 (5.33%) MCITP
9 3 (4.00%) CISSP
9 3 (4.00%) GIAC
9 3 (4.00%) SANS
10 1 (1.33%) CEH
10 1 (1.33%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.33%) GPEN
10 1 (1.33%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 35 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.67%) vSphere
5 5 (6.67%) Snort
6 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.33%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (4.00%) BitLocker
7 3 (4.00%) Firmware
7 3 (4.00%) XenServer
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (34.67%) SCCM
2 7 (9.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (8.00%) SCOM
3 6 (8.00%) SCSM
4 5 (6.67%) FortiGate
4 5 (6.67%) Snorby
4 5 (6.67%) Suricata
5 3 (4.00%) HP NNM
5 3 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.00%) WSUS
6 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.33%) Nagios
6 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (61.33%) Cisco
2 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
3 42 (56.00%) VMware
4 25 (33.33%) Citrix
5 23 (30.67%) HP
6 12 (16.00%) Veeam
7 11 (14.67%) ProCurve
8 8 (10.67%) CheckPoint
8 8 (10.67%) Extreme Networks
9 7 (9.33%) Symantec
10 6 (8.00%) NetApp
10 6 (8.00%) SonicWALL
11 5 (6.67%) Juniper
12 4 (5.33%) Apple
12 4 (5.33%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (4.00%) McAfee
13 3 (4.00%) Meraki
13 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
13 3 (4.00%) Sophos
14 2 (2.67%) Oracle