The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 35 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 5.76% 4.27% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.14% 55.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Median salary £25,000 £70,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.28% +154.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +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 St Albans with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 9 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 10.07% 7.69% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 44
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

Firewall
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Firewall in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Support
5 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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