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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 30 66 57
Rank change year-on-year +36 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 5.44% 3.20% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.65% 17.91% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% -1.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,000 £32,640
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 134 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 14.46% 17.84% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 62 98 84
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Warwick +33 12 £45,000 -30.76%
Leamington Spa - 10 £40,000 -
Rugby +2 1 £30,000 +15.38%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £65,000 -
Studley - 1 £36,500 -
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 40 (68.97%) Cisco
2 29 (50.00%) Network Security
3 26 (44.83%) Windows
4 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (41.38%) SIEM
5 23 (39.66%) CCNA
6 22 (37.93%) TCP/IP
7 21 (36.21%) Linux
8 19 (32.76%) Palo Alto
9 18 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (27.59%) Juniper
11 14 (24.14%) CheckPoint
11 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 14 (24.14%) VMware
11 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
12 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
12 13 (22.41%) Degree
13 12 (20.69%) CCNP
13 12 (20.69%) iPad
14 11 (18.97%) Change Control
14 11 (18.97%) VPN
14 11 (18.97%) HTTP
15 10 (17.24%) MCP
15 10 (17.24%) LAN
15 10 (17.24%) WAN
15 10 (17.24%) GCIH
15 10 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (17.24%) Cyberthreat
16 9 (15.52%) Security Operations
16 9 (15.52%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related 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 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) Network Security
2 22 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.97%) HTTP
3 11 (18.97%) VPN
4 10 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (17.24%) LAN
4 10 (17.24%) WAN
5 9 (15.52%) DNS
5 9 (15.52%) SSL
6 8 (13.79%) BGP
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (13.79%) OSPF
7 7 (12.07%) VLAN
8 5 (8.62%) HTTPS
8 5 (8.62%) NAS
8 5 (8.62%) SAN
8 5 (8.62%) Wireless
8 5 (8.62%) Wireshark
8 5 (8.62%) WLAN
9 4 (6.90%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Security Engineer
3 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Security Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) SOC Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Network Operations Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Administrator
8 5 (8.62%) Consultant
8 5 (8.62%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Security Consultant
8 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Network Administrator
9 4 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.69%) iPad
3 10 (17.24%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.17%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (5.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Linux
3 14 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (13.79%) Unix
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) SIEM
2 18 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (18.97%) Change Control
4 9 (15.52%) Information Security
4 9 (15.52%) Security Operations
5 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (12.07%) Presales
7 6 (10.34%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (6.90%) Case Management
9 4 (6.90%) High Availability
9 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.90%) Network Management
9 4 (6.90%) Network Security Management
9 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.90%) Security Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (39.66%) CCNA
3 13 (22.41%) Degree
4 12 (20.69%) CCNP
5 10 (17.24%) GCIH
5 10 (17.24%) MCP
6 8 (13.79%) CISSP
7 6 (10.34%) CREST Certified
8 5 (8.62%) GCIA
8 5 (8.62%) GIAC
8 5 (8.62%) MCSE
8 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (8.62%) SANS
9 3 (5.17%) CCSA
9 3 (5.17%) CCSE
9 3 (5.17%) CISM
10 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.72%) MCSA
10 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.34%) Snort
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.90%) Firmware
5 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) RSA enVision
2 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (1.72%) QRadar
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco
2 19 (32.76%) Palo Alto
3 16 (27.59%) Juniper
4 14 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (24.14%) VMware
5 6 (10.34%) LogRhythm
6 5 (8.62%) ArcSight
6 5 (8.62%) LogLogic
6 5 (8.62%) NetWitness
7 4 (6.90%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (6.90%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) ProCurve
7 4 (6.90%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) Google
9 1 (1.72%) NetApp
9 1 (1.72%) Splunk
9 1 (1.72%) Twitter