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

Firewall
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 51 71
Rank change year-on-year -18 +20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 72 102 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.97% 4.92% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.50% 37.09% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 54
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +26.87% +11.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £66,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -21.05%

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 187 275 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.32% 13.27% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 151 187 227
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,225 £24,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -25 63 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Mansfield +12 4 £29,000 -17.14%
Worksop - 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
2 46 (63.89%) Windows
3 41 (56.94%) ITIL
4 40 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 35 (48.61%) Cisco
6 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 31 (43.06%) VMware
8 30 (41.67%) Office 365
9 27 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (31.94%) Finance
11 22 (30.56%) Patch Management
12 20 (27.78%) SCCM
13 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
15 17 (23.61%) Citrix
16 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (22.22%) Network Security
17 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
17 15 (20.83%) MCSA
18 14 (19.44%) LAN
18 14 (19.44%) WAN
18 14 (19.44%) CCNA
18 14 (19.44%) Data Centre
19 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (18.06%) Veeam
19 13 (18.06%) CCNP
19 13 (18.06%) SAN
19 13 (18.06%) Unix

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 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.39%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.67%) Office 365
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) Network Security
2 14 (19.44%) LAN
2 14 (19.44%) WAN
3 13 (18.06%) SAN
4 12 (16.67%) DHCP
4 12 (16.67%) DNS
5 11 (15.28%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (9.72%) Unified Communications
7 7 (9.72%) VLAN
7 7 (9.72%) VoIP
7 7 (9.72%) Wireless
8 6 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (6.94%) NAS
10 4 (5.56%) MPLS
10 4 (5.56%) Skype
10 4 (5.56%) VPN
11 3 (4.17%) OSPF
11 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.39%) Subversion
1 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Games
3 8 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Military
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Network Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Information Security Specialist
4 11 (15.28%) Information Specialist
4 11 (15.28%) Security Specialist
5 10 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.11%) IT Support
6 8 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) IT Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) CISSP Specialist
9 5 (6.94%) Desktop Support
9 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) Digital Signage
3 5 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.94%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Cyberattack
5 2 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.39%) AS400
6 1 (1.39%) CESG
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
6 1 (1.39%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Windows
2 40 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 17 (23.61%) Windows 7
4 15 (20.83%) Windows 10
5 13 (18.06%) Unix
5 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.33%) Linux
8 3 (4.17%) AIX
9 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) ITIL
2 22 (30.56%) Patch Management
3 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (15.28%) Information Security
4 11 (15.28%) Service Management
5 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.33%) Time Management
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.94%) Network Management
8 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) Security Patching
8 5 (6.94%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (5.56%) Presales
10 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) Ruby
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (20.83%) MCSA
4 14 (19.44%) CCNA
5 13 (18.06%) CCNP
6 12 (16.67%) CISSP
7 10 (13.89%) MCSE
8 9 (12.50%) MCP
9 3 (4.17%) CCA
9 3 (4.17%) CCDA
9 3 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.17%) MCITP
9 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.78%) Degree
10 2 (2.78%) GIAC
10 2 (2.78%) SANS
11 1 (1.39%) CCDE
11 1 (1.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 27 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) vSphere
5 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (6.94%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.78%) Snort
7 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.39%) Firmware
8 1 (1.39%) Xen
8 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (27.78%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) SCOM
2 5 (6.94%) SCSM
3 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.78%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.78%) Snorby
3 2 (2.78%) Suricata
3 2 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.39%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Puppet
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
2 35 (48.61%) Cisco
3 31 (43.06%) VMware
4 17 (23.61%) Citrix
5 13 (18.06%) Veeam
6 10 (13.89%) HP
7 7 (9.72%) ProCurve
8 5 (6.94%) Apple
8 5 (6.94%) Autodesk
8 5 (6.94%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (6.94%) CommVault
8 5 (6.94%) NetApp
8 5 (6.94%) SonicWALL
8 5 (6.94%) Sophos
8 5 (6.94%) Veritas
9 4 (5.56%) Oracle
10 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (4.17%) Meraki
11 2 (2.78%) Splunk