Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 68 52
Rank change year-on-year +24 -16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.40% 2.99% 4.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 20.86% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 41
Warwickshire median annual salary £57,500 £48,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.79% +26.32% -9.52%
10th Percentile £39,900 £27,075 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -3.61%

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 132 163 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 20.37% 14.32% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 138 117
Warwickshire median annual salary £44,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £26,900 £23,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £57,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 5 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Rugby +8 5 £57,500 -20.69%
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) SIEM
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) CCDA
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) McAfee
6 5 (22.73%) Internet
6 5 (22.73%) SCOM
6 5 (22.73%) eTOM
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) 3GPP
3 3 (13.64%) LTE
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) RIP
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) SOC Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) SIEM
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (22.73%) eTOM
5 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
5 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (13.64%) Availability Management
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Document Management
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Network Virtualisation
8 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Threat Detection
8 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCDA
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) HNC
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CISA
5 1 (4.55%) CISM
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 3 (13.64%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) McAfee
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) Red Box
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint