Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 21 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 7.47% 7.47% 5.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.71% 36.05% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 11
Telford median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +30.95% +3.28%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,183 £45,000 £43,000
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% - +31.15%

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 Telford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Telford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 82 86 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 23.56% 20.72% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 29
Telford median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +24.19% -11.43%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,750 £19,600
90th Percentile £56,375 £46,250 £45,000
Shropshire median annual salary £41,628 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.12% +18.46% -7.14%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Telford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 19 (73.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (69.23%) WAN
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) Network Design
4 15 (57.69%) VPN
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (38.46%) Project Management
8 10 (38.46%) Oracle
8 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
8 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
8 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
9 9 (34.62%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) DNS
10 8 (30.77%) Cisco
11 7 (26.92%) CCNP
11 7 (26.92%) Windows
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (23.08%) CCNA
12 6 (23.08%) CCDA
12 6 (23.08%) CCDP
12 6 (23.08%) Citrix
12 6 (23.08%) McAfee
12 6 (23.08%) Degree
12 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
13 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) IaaS
3 4 (15.38%) PaaS
3 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) WAN
2 15 (57.69%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) DHCP
3 9 (34.62%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (15.38%) BGP
5 4 (15.38%) ICMP
5 4 (15.38%) IPv4
5 4 (15.38%) IPv6
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) Multicast
5 4 (15.38%) OSPF
5 4 (15.38%) SSL
5 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.69%) PBX
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
1 10 (38.46%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Design Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) JSON
1 4 (15.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) AS400
5 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Network Design
3 13 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
4 10 (38.46%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 4 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (11.54%) SIEM
7 3 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 6 (23.08%) CCDA
3 6 (23.08%) CCDP
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) CCIE
5 3 (11.54%) CEH
5 3 (11.54%) CISSP
5 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) GCIH
5 3 (11.54%) GSEC
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCSA
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) McAfee
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Nokia
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 3 (11.54%) Splunk
6 3 (11.54%) Sun
7 2 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL