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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent / West Malling
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 32.35% 5.88% 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 91.67% 45.45% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,550 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20%  

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 12 11 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 35.29% 12.94% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +68.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,200 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Malling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in West Malling over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Malling

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) F5
4 10 (62.50%) MPLS
4 10 (62.50%) CCIE
4 10 (62.50%) Load Balancing
5 9 (56.25%) Change Management
5 9 (56.25%) WAN
6 8 (50.00%) Juniper
6 8 (50.00%) Wireless
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
7 7 (43.75%) VPN
8 6 (37.50%) LAN
8 6 (37.50%) CCNA
8 6 (37.50%) VLAN
8 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
8 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
8 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Aruba
9 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
9 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
9 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
9 5 (31.25%) CCNP
9 5 (31.25%) Avaya
9 5 (31.25%) VoIP
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL

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 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) MPLS
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (50.00%) Wireless
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) VLAN
6 5 (31.25%) VoIP
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
8 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) BGP
9 2 (12.50%) HSRP
9 2 (12.50%) IPsec
9 2 (12.50%) OSPF
9 2 (12.50%) SAN
10 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
7 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
7 1 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
7 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) CCIE
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) HNC
4 5 (31.25%) HND
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) F5
4 8 (50.00%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
6 5 (31.25%) Aruba
6 5 (31.25%) Avaya
6 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 1 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 1 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
8 1 (6.25%) Meraki
8 1 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (6.25%) Nimsoft
8 1 (6.25%) QNAP
West Malling, Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago