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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 4.26% 14.00% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 63.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 0
Median salary £33,750 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20%  

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 Taunton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 22 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 6.38% 22.00% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 2
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +46.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec

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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam