The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 3.85% - 5.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £24,500 - £21,000
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 Plymouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 14 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 34.62% 22.95% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £14,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,000 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

Firewall
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Plymouth

Firewall
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CGI
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware