Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 65 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 48 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.80% 3.61% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 25.77% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 45
Warwickshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,500 £54,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year -3.75% -5.33% +9.74%

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 192 163 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 15.21% 14.03% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 173 125 167
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,300 £23,750
90th Percentile £53,100 £58,750 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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
Warwick +13 12 £35,000 -20.45%
Rugby +13 10 £40,000 +29.03%
Stratford-upon-Avon +1 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Leamington Spa -20 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 32 (66.67%) LAN
1 32 (66.67%) WAN
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) Network Security
2 20 (41.67%) SIEM
3 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 18 (37.50%) Windows
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (31.25%) CCNP
6 11 (22.92%) Juniper
6 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
7 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
7 9 (18.75%) VPN
8 8 (16.67%) OSPF
8 8 (16.67%) Linux
8 8 (16.67%) HP
8 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 8 (16.67%) JNCIA
8 8 (16.67%) JNCIS
8 8 (16.67%) Network Architecture
8 8 (16.67%) Junos
9 7 (14.58%) iPad
9 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (14.58%) CISSP
9 7 (14.58%) Unix
9 7 (14.58%) Middleware
9 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.50%) Security Operations
10 6 (12.50%) GCIA

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 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) LAN
1 32 (66.67%) WAN
2 20 (41.67%) Network Security
3 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (18.75%) VPN
6 8 (16.67%) Junos
6 8 (16.67%) OSPF
7 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (8.33%) Internet
8 4 (8.33%) TETRA
9 3 (6.25%) BGP
9 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (6.25%) MPLS
9 3 (6.25%) RIP
9 3 (6.25%) VLAN
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.08%) NAS
10 1 (2.08%) SAN
10 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Network Operations Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Network Support
5 7 (14.58%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Operations Support Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Security Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.58%) iPad
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Unix
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) SIEM
2 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 8 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Information Security
3 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 6 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.33%) B2B
5 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.33%) Document Management
5 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 4 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) CCNP
3 8 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 8 (16.67%) JNCIS
4 7 (14.58%) CISSP
5 6 (12.50%) GCIA
5 6 (12.50%) GCIH
5 6 (12.50%) SSCP
6 4 (8.33%) CCNA
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.25%) MCSE
8 2 (4.17%) CCDA
8 2 (4.17%) CCDP
8 2 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (4.17%) MCSA
8 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
2 11 (22.92%) Juniper
3 8 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Cylance
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Motorola
4 4 (8.33%) Rapid7
4 4 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL