The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 30 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.83% 6.32% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.44% 40.70% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 17
Median salary £38,500 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.07% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 79 86 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 19.27% 15.52% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 108
Median salary £41,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Firewall
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Suffolk

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Suffolk over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Suffolk

Firewall
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Ipswich +16 17 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Newmarket -4 7 £29,000 +7.40%
Bury St Edmunds -5 1 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Firewall
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 29 (72.50%) TCP/IP
2 28 (70.00%) VPN
3 24 (60.00%) CCNA
3 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (57.50%) Cisco
4 23 (57.50%) Juniper
5 20 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (47.50%) Telecoms
7 18 (45.00%) Wireless
7 18 (45.00%) CheckPoint
7 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (42.50%) Linux
9 16 (40.00%) Windows
9 16 (40.00%) VoIP
9 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 16 (40.00%) Network Security
10 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (35.00%) Cisco CUCM
11 14 (35.00%) Load Balancing
11 14 (35.00%) ADSL
11 14 (35.00%) Broadband
11 14 (35.00%) Avaya
11 14 (35.00%) BCP
11 14 (35.00%) Cisco CME
11 14 (35.00%) Proactive Monitoring
12 13 (32.50%) DNS
12 13 (32.50%) IP Telephony
13 12 (30.00%) Business Continuity
13 12 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
13 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (72.50%) TCP/IP
2 28 (70.00%) VPN
3 18 (45.00%) Wireless
4 16 (40.00%) Network Security
4 16 (40.00%) VoIP
5 14 (35.00%) ADSL
5 14 (35.00%) Broadband
6 13 (32.50%) DNS
6 13 (32.50%) IP Telephony
7 12 (30.00%) IPsec
7 12 (30.00%) SSL
8 9 (22.50%) Internet
9 8 (20.00%) DHCP
10 7 (17.50%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (17.50%) NetScreen
11 5 (12.50%) HTTP
11 5 (12.50%) HTTPS
11 5 (12.50%) IMAP
11 5 (12.50%) SMTP
12 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (47.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) IT Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Network Operations Specialist
2 7 (17.50%) Network Specialist
2 7 (17.50%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) IT Support
3 6 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Junior
5 4 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.50%) Mac OS
4 5 (12.50%) Unix
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (35.00%) BCP
2 14 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 14 (35.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 12 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 12 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (17.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.00%) Presales
6 5 (12.50%) High Availability
6 5 (12.50%) Ticket Management
7 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (10.00%) Logistics
7 4 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (10.00%) Web Filtering
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) CCNA
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCP
3 5 (12.50%) MCSA
3 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 5 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (10.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.50%) CCSA
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco CME
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco
1 23 (57.50%) Juniper
2 18 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (35.00%) Avaya
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 8 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 8 (20.00%) F5
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (12.50%) Google
7 2 (5.00%) arcserve
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
7 2 (5.00%) Veeam
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago