Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 46 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.79% 5.27% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 30.14% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 59 31
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,150 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,750 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -11.11%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 136 219 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 15.23% 17.49% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 185 166
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,875 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £49,500 £54,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Warwickshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Warwickshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Warwickshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Warwick +10 6 £29,000 -17.14%
Stratford-upon-Avon -1 4 £40,000 -38.46%
Rugby +12 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Office 365
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) CCNP
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) VBScript
5 5 (31.25%) VB
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (31.25%) vSphere
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (18.75%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) BGP
7 3 (18.75%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (18.75%) VLAN
8 2 (12.50%) SCCM
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) BGP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (18.75%) MPLS
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) RIP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) DSL
4 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) IT Support
1 5 (31.25%) Linux Support
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Technician
2 4 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Voice Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 2 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
1 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Content Management
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (6.25%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (6.25%) Runbook
2 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Test Management
2 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) VB
1 5 (31.25%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) Delphi
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) TOWER Software