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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent / West Malling
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 7.89% 14.29% 10.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 85.71% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Median salary £45,000 £56,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -19.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Malling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 7 20 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 9.21% 23.81% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 3
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% -17.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Malling citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Aruba
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
6 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) Avaya
6 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) CCDA
6 2 (22.22%) CCDP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) IPv4
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
5 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) RIP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCDA
4 2 (22.22%) CCDP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) CCSA
4 2 (22.22%) CCSE
4 2 (22.22%) CCSP
4 2 (22.22%) HNC
4 2 (22.22%) HND
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) Aruba
6 2 (22.22%) Avaya
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
7 1 (11.11%) NetApp
7 1 (11.11%) Nimsoft
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
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