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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.03% 2.18% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.50% 19.05% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 12
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  

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 80 63 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.31% 11.43% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 38
Median salary £30,000 £30,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.63% -28.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 18 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South Shields - 3 £22,500 -
Firewall
North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 20 (60.61%) Windows
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) Citrix
3 17 (51.52%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
5 15 (45.45%) DNS
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco
5 15 (45.45%) Presales
5 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (42.42%) Hyper-V
6 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
6 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 13 (39.39%) Backup Exec
7 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
7 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (36.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 12 (36.36%) SMTP
8 12 (36.36%) DHCP
8 12 (36.36%) SAN
8 12 (36.36%) Symantec
8 12 (36.36%) Sophos
9 10 (30.30%) DMZ
9 10 (30.30%) Linux
9 10 (30.30%) Web Services
9 10 (30.30%) Clustering
9 10 (30.30%) VLAN

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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (30.30%) Office 365
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) PaaS
3 3 (9.09%) Route 53
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
3 12 (36.36%) DHCP
3 12 (36.36%) SAN
3 12 (36.36%) SMTP
4 10 (30.30%) DMZ
4 10 (30.30%) VLAN
5 7 (21.21%) VPN
5 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) Network Security
8 4 (12.12%) VoIP
9 3 (9.09%) Wireless
10 2 (6.06%) Internet
11 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
11 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) WAP
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
2 5 (15.15%) Replication
3 4 (12.12%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
5 10 (30.30%) Linux
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.09%) CentOS
7 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Presales
2 12 (36.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 10 (30.30%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (15.15%) Information Security
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.12%) Email Filtering
6 4 (12.12%) Web Filtering
7 3 (9.09%) Change Control
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.09%) Validation
8 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) MCSA
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) CRISC
4 1 (3.03%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (42.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
4 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Backup Exec
2 5 (15.15%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.03%) CSIRT
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.03%) Opsview
3 1 (3.03%) SmoothWall
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) Citrix
2 17 (51.52%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) Cisco
4 12 (36.36%) Sophos
4 12 (36.36%) Symantec
5 9 (27.27%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) Dell
7 5 (15.15%) arcserve
7 5 (15.15%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.03%) AppSense
8 1 (3.03%) Draytek
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (3.03%) Qualys
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk
8 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
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