The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 42 45
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.00% 5.25% 3.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.44% 23.78% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 15
Median salary £34,875 £32,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.98% -24.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £54,500 £50,000
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 Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 143 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 10.29% 22.07% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 119 100
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -6.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Firewall
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Somerset

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Somerset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Somerset

Firewall
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Taunton -11 4 £33,750 +7.14%
Bath -14 4 £32,375 +32.14%
Clevedon -4 2 £33,250 -5.00%
Street +13 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
Firewall
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
4 6 (33.33%) Internet
4 6 (33.33%) VPN
4 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (27.78%) Office 365
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
5 5 (27.78%) VoIP
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
6 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) SQL

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) VLAN
2 5 (27.78%) VoIP
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.11%) HSRP
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) FWSM
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) VMS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Biometrics
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCMSE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) GCIA
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SANS
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Postfix
4 1 (5.56%) Squid
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) Aruba
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) CA
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas
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