The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 24 33 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 8.99% 3.50% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% 22.50% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 4
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
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 Solihull with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 40 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 14.39% 15.56% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 30
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Firewall
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Solihull

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Solihull over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Solihull

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
5 12 (34.29%) VMware
6 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
7 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.71%) Dell
8 9 (25.71%) Citrix
8 9 (25.71%) NetApp
8 9 (25.71%) Fiddler
8 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
8 9 (25.71%) OWASP
8 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
8 9 (25.71%) EqualLogic
8 9 (25.71%) SIEM
8 9 (25.71%) Office 365
8 9 (25.71%) Wireshark
8 9 (25.71%) Burp Suite
9 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (22.86%) DNS
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (22.86%) CCNP
10 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) F5

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Wireshark
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) HTTP
3 5 (14.29%) IPsec
3 5 (14.29%) Network Security
3 5 (14.29%) SMTP
3 5 (14.29%) SSL
4 4 (11.43%) Skype
5 3 (8.57%) DHCP
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 2 (5.71%) BGP
6 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.71%) FTP
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
6 2 (5.71%) RIP
6 2 (5.71%) TACACS
6 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) ZAP BI
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Burp Suite
1 9 (25.71%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support
3 7 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Network Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Security Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) OWASP
1 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
1 9 (25.71%) SIEM
2 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
3 5 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 5 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (11.43%) Coaching
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) CCNP
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCNA
2 6 (17.14%) CEH
2 6 (17.14%) CISM
2 6 (17.14%) CISSP
2 6 (17.14%) GIAC
2 6 (17.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.71%) BS25999
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
4 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
4 9 (25.71%) Citrix
4 9 (25.71%) Dell
4 9 (25.71%) EqualLogic
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) NetApp
5 6 (17.14%) F5
5 6 (17.14%) Fortinet
6 5 (14.29%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) SAP
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