Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 13 21
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 8.41% 17.12% 9.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.14% 90.48% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 13
West Malling median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +29.41%
10th Percentile £35,500 £40,125 £28,450
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £77,050
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -9.64% +5.06% +2.60%

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 28 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 26.17% 18.92% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 26
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +7.34% -6.84%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,575 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,000 £75,250
Kent median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -2.74%

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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Malling

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Juniper
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
4 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
4 2 (22.22%) SHDSL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Finance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) SHDSL
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Environment And Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCIE
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds