Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 64 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 53 46 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.96% 3.44% 4.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.04% 21.20% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 58
Somerset median annual salary £34,250 £32,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.03% -3.03% +29.41%
10th Percentile £22,825 £23,800 £20,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,500 £52,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +7.14%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 217 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.63% 16.23% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 154 179 179
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,975 £23,500 £20,700
90th Percentile £53,200 £59,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -5 25 £25,000 -23.08% 2
Taunton +26 19 £37,500 +25.00%
Street +16 3 £42,500 -22.73%
Clevedon -18 1 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) VMware
3 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
5 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
5 25 (47.17%) Windows Server
6 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
7 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (35.85%) DNS
9 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
10 17 (32.08%) Veeam
11 16 (30.19%) DHCP
11 16 (30.19%) Linux
12 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
12 15 (28.30%) SAN
12 15 (28.30%) Network Security
13 14 (26.42%) VLAN
13 14 (26.42%) Skype for Business
13 14 (26.42%) Cisco
14 13 (24.53%) Office 365
15 10 (18.87%) Information Security
16 9 (16.98%) Docker
16 9 (16.98%) Degree
16 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (16.98%) Finance
16 9 (16.98%) Legal
16 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
17 8 (15.09%) LDAP
17 8 (15.09%) Kerberos

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 14 (26.42%) Skype for Business
2 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Office 365
2 7 (13.21%) IaaS
3 5 (9.43%) SaaS
4 4 (7.55%) PaaS
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) TCP/IP
2 19 (35.85%) DNS
3 16 (30.19%) DHCP
4 15 (28.30%) Network Security
4 15 (28.30%) SAN
5 14 (26.42%) VLAN
6 8 (15.09%) Kerberos
6 8 (15.09%) LDAP
6 8 (15.09%) Skype
7 7 (13.21%) LAN
8 6 (11.32%) VPN
8 6 (11.32%) WAN
8 6 (11.32%) Wireless
9 5 (9.43%) Internet
9 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.77%) HTTP
11 2 (3.77%) IPv4
11 2 (3.77%) SSL
11 2 (3.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) Redis
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Riak
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
1 9 (16.98%) Legal
2 3 (5.66%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) IT Support
2 13 (24.53%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Support Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Administrator
4 10 (18.87%) IT Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (15.09%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (15.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
7 7 (13.21%) IT Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 6 (11.32%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (11.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
9 4 (7.55%) IT Technician
9 4 (7.55%) Security Specialist
10 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Ajax
2 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) CSS3
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) HTML5
2 2 (3.77%) jQuery
2 2 (3.77%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) Memcached
2 2 (3.77%) REST
2 2 (3.77%) RESTful
2 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (3.77%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Replication
1 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Social Media
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) CCTV
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Server
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
6 16 (30.19%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.77%) CentOS
8 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.77%) Unix
9 1 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Information Security
2 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.32%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 6 (11.32%) Customer-Centricity
5 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) SIEM
6 5 (9.43%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.43%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.55%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (7.55%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.55%) Web Filtering
8 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) C#
3 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) CCIE
3 1 (1.89%) CCMSE
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) CCSA
3 1 (1.89%) CCSE
3 1 (1.89%) GCIA
3 1 (1.89%) JNCIE
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) RHCE
3 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.98%) Docker
4 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) vCenter Server
2 3 (5.66%) SCCM
3 2 (3.77%) Cacti
3 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.77%) Nagios
3 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) VMware
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) Veeam
4 14 (26.42%) Cisco
5 8 (15.09%) Hitachi
6 7 (13.21%) Cloudera
7 5 (9.43%) HP
8 4 (7.55%) Google
9 3 (5.66%) Citrix
9 3 (5.66%) Juniper
10 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.77%) Apple
10 2 (3.77%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.77%) F5
10 2 (3.77%) Facebook
10 2 (3.77%) PayPal
10 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.77%) Xerox
11 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto