Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 55 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.20% 4.35% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.71% 26.44% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 53 36
Warwickshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £31,100 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.06% -1.25% -5.88%

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 124 208 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 16.08% 16.46% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 188 138
Warwickshire median annual salary £41,250 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.49% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £22,313
90th Percentile £62,000 £50,500 £55,750
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.79% -0.65% +1.97%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +17 4 £35,000 - 1
Rugby +6 2 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon -2 2 £38,750 -22.50%
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security
1 7 (41.18%) SIEM
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
4 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) CCNP
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) eTOM

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 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (17.65%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) RIP
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) DSL
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) SOC Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) FlexPod
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) SIEM
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) eTOM
5 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Delphi
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) CCDA
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
1 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
4 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) Red Box
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software