Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.94% 4.82% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 16.67% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Salford median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +119.51% -21.90%
10th Percentile £33,625 £37,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £44,000 £53,000 £21,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 Salford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 41 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 32.28% 28.92% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 15
Salford median annual salary £37,750 £32,914 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.69% -5.96% -17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,775 £22,550
90th Percentile £49,625 £40,000 £37,500
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) XenMobile
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Cacti
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware