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

Firewall
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 8.11% - 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £20,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20%  

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 Salford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 37 4 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 50.00% 12.50% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Salford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Salford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Salford

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

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) VoIP
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
7 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
7 4 (28.57%) IaaS
7 4 (28.57%) Skype
7 4 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Information Security
7 4 (28.57%) WLAN
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) CCNA
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Replication
8 3 (21.43%) Internet

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Skype
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) WLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Networks
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Security
3 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) CentOS
4 2 (14.29%) Debian
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
1 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
1 4 (28.57%) Threat Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Case Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCSP
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) GCIA
2 2 (14.29%) GCIH
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cacti
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) Nessus
1 2 (14.29%) Nexpose
1 2 (14.29%) Nmap
1 2 (14.29%) QRadar
2 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 2 (14.29%) Intel
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) NetWitness
4 2 (14.29%) Qualys
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (7.14%) Stonesoft