The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 29 27
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 1.88% 1.05% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 11.11% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Median salary £32,500 £70,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.57% +180.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.30% -1.08%  

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 Preston with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 9 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 3.75% 9.47% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 17
Median salary £32,500 £30,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.43% -12.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Preston region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Omni RMS
Posted: 3 days ago