Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 50 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.42% 3.78% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 34.55% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 27
Suffolk median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,480
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +39.44% -39.04%
10th Percentile £22,000 £29,719 £26,400
90th Percentile £65,675 £51,875 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £38,916 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.52% +5.88% -5.56%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 70 55 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 17.11% 10.93% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 103
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,600 £24,100
90th Percentile £56,375 £55,500 £61,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Ipswich +12 9 £26,000 -23.25% 1
Firewall
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) Office 365
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) XenApp
6 3 (21.43%) VirtualBox
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
6 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server

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 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) OSPF
3 2 (14.29%) RSVP
3 2 (14.29%) SSH
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 2 (14.29%) CodeSonar
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) git-flow
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Robot Framework
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) Django
1 2 (14.29%) Java EE
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
1 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
1 2 (14.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) API Design
2 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (14.29%) Kanban
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Identification
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 2 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (14.29%) GIAC
2 2 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SANS
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VirtualBox
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Docker
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) vCenter Server
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Salt
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Synology