The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 25 19
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 50 88 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.85% 7.39% 9.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.88% 43.78% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 93
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.40% -2.35%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 132 201 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.46% 16.88% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 127 176 265
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Firewall
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Firewall in South Wales

Firewall
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in South Wales over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in South Wales

Firewall
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Cardiff -10 33 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Caerphilly 0 9 £27,500 +5.76%
Newport -9 4 £41,250 +14.58%
Torfaen - 2 £27,500 -
Firewall
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 44 (50.00%) Windows
1 44 (50.00%) Cisco
2 39 (44.32%) VMware
3 36 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 31 (35.23%) Microsoft
5 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (30.68%) CCNA
6 27 (30.68%) LAN
7 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
8 25 (28.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (23.86%) TCP/IP
9 21 (23.86%) Office 365
10 18 (20.45%) DNS
10 18 (20.45%) Internet
11 17 (19.32%) WAN
11 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
12 16 (18.18%) VPN
12 16 (18.18%) Linux
12 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 16 (18.18%) CheckPoint
12 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (17.05%) F5
13 15 (17.05%) Wireless
13 15 (17.05%) ITIL
13 15 (17.05%) CCNP
14 14 (15.91%) SLA
14 14 (15.91%) Oracle
14 14 (15.91%) MPLS
14 14 (15.91%) BGP
14 14 (15.91%) SAN

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.55%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.55%) JBoss
3 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.27%) nginx
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.14%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.86%) Office 365
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.36%) IaaS
4 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (9.09%) PaaS
6 7 (7.95%) SaaS
7 3 (3.41%) G Suite
8 2 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) LAN
2 21 (23.86%) TCP/IP
3 18 (20.45%) DNS
3 18 (20.45%) Internet
4 17 (19.32%) WAN
5 16 (18.18%) VPN
6 15 (17.05%) Wireless
7 14 (15.91%) BGP
7 14 (15.91%) MPLS
7 14 (15.91%) SAN
8 11 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (9.09%) IPsec
10 8 (9.09%) OSPF
10 8 (9.09%) VLAN
11 7 (7.95%) HSRP
11 7 (7.95%) VoIP
12 6 (6.82%) DHCP
12 6 (6.82%) Ethernet
12 6 (6.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) MySQL
3 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.27%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Back Office
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (15.91%) Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) IT Manager
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Systems Manager
10 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) Graduate Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Graduate Security Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
11 3 (3.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) HTML
1 4 (4.55%) LAMP
2 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) Web Services
3 2 (2.27%) CGI
3 2 (2.27%) CSS
3 2 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.41%) Fintech
4 3 (3.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.14%) IVR
5 1 (1.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.00%) Windows
2 36 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.18%) Linux
3 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.09%) Unix
5 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.82%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.68%) CentOS
8 4 (4.55%) Debian
8 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) Load Balancing
3 11 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 11 (12.50%) Information Security
4 8 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.95%) Release Management
6 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.82%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.82%) Security Operations
7 5 (5.68%) High Availability
7 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.68%) SIEM
8 4 (4.55%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) Python
2 5 (5.68%) Java
2 5 (5.68%) Perl
2 5 (5.68%) SQL
3 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.55%) Ruby
4 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
5 2 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (30.68%) CCNA
3 15 (17.05%) CCNP
4 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (11.36%) MCSE
6 9 (10.23%) Degree
7 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.55%) CISSP
8 4 (4.55%) MCP
8 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.41%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.41%) MCSA
9 3 (3.41%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (3.41%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.14%) CCDA
11 1 (1.14%) CISA
11 1 (1.14%) CISM
11 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.91%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 25 (28.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.95%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.41%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.14%) Docker
6 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) BladeLogic
1 2 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (2.27%) vRealize
1 2 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.14%) Ansible
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.14%) Nagios
2 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 44 (50.00%) Cisco
2 39 (44.32%) VMware
3 31 (35.23%) Microsoft
4 16 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 15 (17.05%) F5
6 14 (15.91%) Oracle
7 12 (13.64%) Juniper
8 11 (12.50%) Dell
9 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 8 (9.09%) Veeam
10 7 (7.95%) Avaya
10 7 (7.95%) Intel Security
11 6 (6.82%) HP
12 5 (5.68%) Blue Coat
12 5 (5.68%) Citrix
12 5 (5.68%) Fortinet
12 5 (5.68%) SonicWALL
13 4 (4.55%) Acme Packet
13 4 (4.55%) Apple
13 4 (4.55%) Brocade
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago