The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 18 18 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 7.35% 4.72% 12.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.30% 40.00% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 13
Median salary £34,000 £47,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.42% +55.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,000 £32,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 Telford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 33 15 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 24.26% 11.81% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 29
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Telford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Telford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Telford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Telford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Telford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
2 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
2 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (50.00%) IPv4
3 9 (50.00%) BGP
3 9 (50.00%) Wireless
4 8 (44.44%) Nagios
4 8 (44.44%) MPLS
4 8 (44.44%) Unix
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) DHCP
4 8 (44.44%) VPN
4 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 8 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) IP Telephony
4 8 (44.44%) Brocade
4 8 (44.44%) VPLS
4 8 (44.44%) ProCurve
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 7 (38.89%) Ubiquiti
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) BGP
2 9 (50.00%) IPv4
2 9 (50.00%) Wireless
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (44.44%) DHCP
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) IP Telephony
3 8 (44.44%) MPLS
3 8 (44.44%) VPLS
3 8 (44.44%) VPN
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (38.89%) IPv6
4 7 (38.89%) NX-OS
4 7 (38.89%) OSPF
4 7 (38.89%) SNMP
4 7 (38.89%) VLAN
5 5 (27.78%) Network Security
6 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Lead Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCNA
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) CCDA
3 2 (11.11%) CCDP
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) pfSense
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 8 (44.44%) Brocade
3 8 (44.44%) ProCurve
3 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Aruba
4 7 (38.89%) Ubiquiti
5 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
Telford, Shropshire
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