Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - +38
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 19 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 13.38% 5.05% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.29% 71.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Somerset median annual salary £34,250 £31,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year +7.87% -3.79% +29.41%

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 Taunton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 31 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 21.83% 7.07% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 11
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,925 £25,000 £24,429
90th Percentile £43,950 £33,750 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Taunton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Taunton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Taunton

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

Salary histogram for Firewall in Taunton

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 Taunton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Network Security
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) LDAP
5 8 (42.11%) Kerberos
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
6 7 (36.84%) Hitachi
6 7 (36.84%) Cloudera
6 7 (36.84%) Docker
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (26.32%) Information Security
8 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) QA
8 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (26.32%) Office 365
8 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
9 4 (21.05%) SIEM

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Network Security
2 11 (57.89%) SAN
3 8 (42.11%) Kerberos
3 8 (42.11%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (21.05%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
6 1 (5.26%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (21.05%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
4 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
4 4 (21.05%) Web Filtering
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) Docker
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) Sysprep
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Cloudera
3 7 (36.84%) Hitachi
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam
5 1 (5.26%) Xerox