The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Manchester / Oldham
Rank 45 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -34 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 0.83% 7.41% 6.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -39.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 31 4 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 25.83% 14.81% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Median salary £37,500 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.05% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Oldham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Oldham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Office 365
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (50.00%) VoIP
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (50.00%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (25.00%) Change Management
7 3 (25.00%) ITSM
7 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 (58.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) 3G
6 1 (8.33%) 802.11
6 1 (8.33%) ADSL
6 1 (8.33%) DSL
6 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (8.33%) GPRS
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) SDH
6 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 6 (50.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) ITSM
1 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) NCDA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (8.33%) CCSA
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) HP
Oldham
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