Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 17 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 3.49% 18.18% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 71.43% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 5
West Malling median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -5.00%
10th Percentile £44,150 £47,150 £41,750
90th Percentile £59,650 £49,600 £68,000
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -31.58% +11.76% +14.86%

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 West Malling with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 8.14% 25.45% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 8
West Malling median annual salary £41,000 £49,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.33% +5.95% -2.63%
10th Percentile £20,750 £39,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £61,125 £53,750 £66,500
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +8.11%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in West Malling

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in West Malling.

Salary trend for Firewall in West Malling

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Malling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in West Malling over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Malling

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware