The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 14 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 2.78% 2.02% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £27,500 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.73% -  
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 Torfaen with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 3 26 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 8.33% 26.26% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 25
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

Firewall
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Torfaen

Firewall
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +17 1 £27,500 -33.73%
Firewall
South Wales

Firewall
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

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

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard