Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 58 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 64 87 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.09% 4.47% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.02% 33.08% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 52
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +11.89% -4.67%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +11.60%

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 246 263 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 15.72% 13.50% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 193 207 278
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -8.83%
10th Percentile £22,550 £26,475 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £58,750 £61,250
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% -5.66%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +5 58 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Firewall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 41 (64.06%) Cisco
2 35 (54.69%) Windows
3 33 (51.56%) Microsoft
4 30 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 29 (45.31%) VMware
6 27 (42.19%) ITIL
6 27 (42.19%) Windows Server
7 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (31.25%) HP
9 20 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 20 (31.25%) Office 365
10 19 (29.69%) CCNA
11 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (28.13%) Incident Management
11 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (28.13%) SCCM
12 17 (26.56%) Service Management
12 17 (26.56%) Citrix
12 17 (26.56%) WAN
13 16 (25.00%) MCSA
13 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 16 (25.00%) ITIL V3
13 16 (25.00%) Windows 10
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (21.88%) DNS
15 14 (21.88%) CCNP
16 13 (20.31%) DHCP
16 13 (20.31%) VPN
16 13 (20.31%) MCP

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 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Office 365
2 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) WAN
2 14 (21.88%) DNS
3 13 (20.31%) DHCP
3 13 (20.31%) VPN
4 11 (17.19%) LAN
5 10 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (10.94%) MPLS
8 6 (9.38%) OSPF
8 6 (9.38%) VoIP
9 5 (7.81%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (7.81%) Network Security
9 5 (7.81%) SSL
9 5 (7.81%) Unified Communications
9 5 (7.81%) VLAN
9 5 (7.81%) Wireless
10 4 (6.25%) IPsec
10 4 (6.25%) SSH
11 3 (4.69%) SAN
11 3 (4.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (20.31%) Games
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) German Language
6 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) IT Support
4 8 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (4.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 4 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) NHS
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Digital Signage
3 2 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) CESG
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (54.69%) Windows
2 27 (42.19%) Windows Server
3 20 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 16 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.94%) Linux
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.56%) SUSE
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) ITIL
2 18 (28.13%) Incident Management
3 17 (26.56%) Service Management
4 16 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 12 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (10.94%) Network Management
8 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (9.38%) SIEM
9 5 (7.81%) Patch Management
9 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (6.25%) Due Diligence
10 4 (6.25%) High Availability
10 4 (6.25%) Load Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (4.69%) Antivirus Management
11 3 (4.69%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.69%) CCNA
3 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (25.00%) MCSA
5 14 (21.88%) CCNP
6 13 (20.31%) MCP
7 5 (7.81%) MCSE
8 4 (6.25%) Degree
9 2 (3.13%) CISSP
9 2 (3.13%) MCITP
10 1 (1.56%) CCDA
10 1 (1.56%) CCIE
10 1 (1.56%) CEH
10 1 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.56%) GIAC
10 1 (1.56%) GPEN
10 1 (1.56%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.56%) SANS
10 1 (1.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 30 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.25%) Snort
4 4 (6.25%) vSphere
5 3 (4.69%) BitLocker
5 3 (4.69%) Firmware
5 3 (4.69%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.69%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) FortiGate
3 6 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (6.25%) Snorby
4 4 (6.25%) Suricata
5 3 (4.69%) HP NNM
5 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.69%) WSUS
6 2 (3.13%) SCOM
6 2 (3.13%) SCSM
7 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.56%) Nagios
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (64.06%) Cisco
2 33 (51.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (45.31%) VMware
4 20 (31.25%) HP
5 17 (26.56%) Citrix
6 11 (17.19%) Juniper
7 7 (10.94%) Veeam
8 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.38%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (9.38%) ProCurve
8 6 (9.38%) Symantec
9 4 (6.25%) AlienVault
9 4 (6.25%) LogRhythm
9 4 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (4.69%) McAfee
10 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.69%) Sophos
11 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.13%) NetApp
11 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL