The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 35 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.45% 3.60% 15.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 21.05% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 67
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,625 £24,900 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,606 £43,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% -  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 60 76 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 24.19% 17.12% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 124 204 204
Median salary £55,000 £33,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.17% +6.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,606 £78,750 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Shropshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Shropshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Shropshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Shropshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +1 15 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 25 (86.21%) WAN
1 25 (86.21%) VPN
2 20 (68.97%) Data Centre
3 19 (65.52%) Cisco
4 15 (51.72%) DNS
4 15 (51.72%) DHCP
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) Network Design
6 12 (41.38%) Windows
7 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 11 (37.93%) IPv4
7 11 (37.93%) IPv6
7 11 (37.93%) OSPF
7 11 (37.93%) BGP
7 11 (37.93%) Wireless
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
8 10 (34.48%) ProCurve
8 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
8 10 (34.48%) SolarWinds
8 10 (34.48%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (34.48%) Network Architecture
8 10 (34.48%) IP Telephony
8 10 (34.48%) VPLS
8 10 (34.48%) Brocade

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (13.79%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) IaaS
2 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) PaaS
2 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) VPN
1 25 (86.21%) WAN
2 15 (51.72%) DHCP
2 15 (51.72%) DNS
3 11 (37.93%) BGP
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (37.93%) IPv4
3 11 (37.93%) IPv6
3 11 (37.93%) OSPF
3 11 (37.93%) Wireless
4 10 (34.48%) IP Telephony
4 10 (34.48%) MPLS
4 10 (34.48%) VPLS
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (24.14%) NX-OS
6 7 (24.14%) SNMP
6 7 (24.14%) VLAN
7 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications
8 4 (13.79%) ICMP
8 4 (13.79%) Multicast
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (6.90%) IT Architect
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) JSON
1 5 (17.24%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Data Centre
2 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) VyOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (48.28%) Network Design
2 10 (34.48%) Network Architecture
2 10 (34.48%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (34.48%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
6 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.79%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Workload Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (34.48%) CCNA
3 9 (31.03%) CCNP
4 7 (24.14%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) CCDA
5 6 (20.69%) CCDP
6 4 (13.79%) CCIE
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
8 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) pfSense
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Nagios
2 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Brocade
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 10 (34.48%) ProCurve
3 10 (34.48%) SolarWinds
4 8 (27.59%) SonicWALL
5 7 (24.14%) Aruba
5 7 (24.14%) Ubiquiti
6 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
6 4 (13.79%) McAfee
6 4 (13.79%) Nokia
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago