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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 37 55
Rank change year-on-year -35 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.10% 6.25% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.21% 36.70% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 8
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,875 £41,500 £35,000
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 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 76 109 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 11.99% 17.03% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 105 50
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +6.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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
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 30 March 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
Bath -3 6 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Taunton -14 1 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) LAN
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 5 (27.78%) MCP
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) Juniper
7 4 (22.22%) Internet
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 4 (22.22%) Veeam
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA

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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) VLAN
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (11.11%) WLAN
7 1 (5.56%) ADSL
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) Intranet
7 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.56%) MPLS
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) RIP
7 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) VMS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) MCP
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.56%) CCENT
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Juniper
5 4 (22.22%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) Google
7 2 (11.11%) Brocade
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (5.56%) BT
8 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (5.56%) EMC
8 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
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