Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 6.85% 1.90% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.61% 10.53% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 5
Stevenage median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -9.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £47,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £48,750 £43,250
% change year-on-year -0.51% +12.72% +0.58%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 49 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 22.37% 18.01% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 13
Stevenage median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £45,550
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Stevenage

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Stevenage

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Stevenage over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (80.00%) CCNA
4 11 (73.33%) VMware
5 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 10 (66.67%) SAN
5 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Veeam
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) BGP
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (13.33%) Junos
9 2 (13.33%) OSPF
9 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
9 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
9 2 (13.33%) PKI
9 2 (13.33%) VLAN
9 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (13.33%) CCNP

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) Junos
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
2 5 (33.33%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support
4 3 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (6.67%) Data Security
1 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
1 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Veeam
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto