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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 17 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.00% 6.64% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.10% 44.12% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 11
Median salary £25,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.53% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -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 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 21 34 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 10.50% 15.04% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 32
Median salary £36,250 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.61% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 19 (59.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (56.25%) PCI DSS
4 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 12 (37.50%) SIEM
4 12 (37.50%) Office 365
5 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (31.25%) VMware
5 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
6 9 (28.13%) Fiddler
6 9 (28.13%) Wireshark
6 9 (28.13%) Burp Suite
6 9 (28.13%) OWASP
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) CCNP
7 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (21.88%) DNS
8 7 (21.88%) Dell
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix
8 7 (21.88%) NetApp
8 7 (21.88%) Retail
8 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
8 7 (21.88%) BS25999

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Wireshark
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) HTTP
4 4 (12.50%) IPsec
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security
4 4 (12.50%) Skype
4 4 (12.50%) SMTP
4 4 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
5 3 (9.38%) LAN
5 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) BGP
6 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.25%) FTP
6 2 (6.25%) OSPF
6 2 (6.25%) RIP
6 2 (6.25%) TACACS
6 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Burp Suite
1 9 (28.13%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) IT Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) IT Support
3 7 (21.88%) IT Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Support
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Network Security Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Security Testing
1 12 (37.50%) SIEM
1 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 9 (28.13%) OWASP
3 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.63%) Data Privacy
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) BCP
7 1 (3.13%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCNP
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) CCNA
2 6 (18.75%) CEH
2 6 (18.75%) CISM
2 6 (18.75%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) GIAC
2 6 (18.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (59.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (56.25%) PCI DSS
3 7 (21.88%) BS25999
3 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Dell
4 7 (21.88%) EqualLogic
4 7 (21.88%) NetApp
5 6 (18.75%) F5
5 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago