Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 42 88
Rank change year-on-year -34 +46 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.55% 5.23% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.56% 31.50% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 26
Warwickshire median annual salary £29,000 £35,750 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% -16.37% +13.25%
10th Percentile £25,625 £31,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £49,125 £56,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -15.79%

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 161 200 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 14.68% 16.60% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 161 171
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.26% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £50,250 £55,000
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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +4 10 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon -7 4 £40,000 -38.46%
Rugby +4 2 £50,000 +66.67%
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 12 (70.59%) VMware
1 12 (70.59%) Office 365
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) VBScript
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.76%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
8 2 (11.76%) Windows XP

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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) DSL
3 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support
1 5 (29.41%) Linux Support
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (23.53%) IT Technician
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Technician
2 4 (23.53%) Support Technician
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
1 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Runbook
2 1 (5.88%) Test Management
2 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) VB
1 5 (29.41%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) Delphi
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software