Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 72 80
Rank change year-on-year +25 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 36 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.70% 2.77% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.23% 18.93% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 24
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +7.69% +9.92%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £42,500 £51,000
North East median annual salary £35,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.97% +3.08% +13.49%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 155 169 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.23% 14.63% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 138 149 81
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +14.04%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,400 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,575 £62,000 £52,500
North East median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +22.22%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Tyne and Wear

Firewall
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 28 £35,000 -1.69% 2
South Shields - 3 £22,500 -
Sunderland - 2 £27,500 - 1
North Tyneside - 2 £51,000 -
Firewall
North East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (47.22%) Cisco
5 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (44.44%) Citrix
6 16 (44.44%) DNS
7 15 (41.67%) ITIL
7 15 (41.67%) VMware
7 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (41.67%) Presales
8 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 14 (38.89%) MS Exchange
9 13 (36.11%) DHCP
9 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
9 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 12 (33.33%) SMTP
10 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (30.56%) Sophos
11 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
12 10 (27.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (27.78%) Office 365
12 10 (27.78%) Symantec
12 10 (27.78%) SAN
12 10 (27.78%) DMZ

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 14 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.67%) IIS
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (27.78%) Office 365
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) PaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Route 53
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) DNS
2 13 (36.11%) DHCP
3 12 (33.33%) SMTP
3 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (27.78%) DMZ
4 10 (27.78%) SAN
4 10 (27.78%) VLAN
5 8 (22.22%) Internet
6 6 (16.67%) VPN
7 4 (11.11%) LAN
7 4 (11.11%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) VoIP
8 3 (8.33%) Wireless
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.56%) Network Security
9 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.56%) WLAN
10 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon RDS
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) SOAP
2 6 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) LAMP
3 3 (8.33%) WAP
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) Replication
3 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.78%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.33%) CentOS
7 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
1 15 (41.67%) Presales
2 12 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 10 (27.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security
7 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.67%) Python
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CCNP
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) CRISC
3 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 6 (16.67%) Nagios
3 5 (13.89%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.78%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.78%) Opsview
4 1 (2.78%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Cisco
3 16 (44.44%) Citrix
4 15 (41.67%) VMware
5 11 (30.56%) Sophos
6 10 (27.78%) Symantec
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) Splunk
8 5 (13.89%) AppDynamics
8 5 (13.89%) arcserve
8 5 (13.89%) Dell
8 5 (13.89%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (13.89%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Google
9 2 (5.56%) Juniper
10 1 (2.78%) Apple
10 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.78%) F5
10 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
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