Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Firewall
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 36.49% 3.23% 9.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 87.10% 28.57% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 11
West Malling median annual salary £49,000 £58,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.60% +23.68% +61.02%
10th Percentile £46,250 £48,625 £41,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £67,875 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +23.38% - -8.33%

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 31 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 41.89% 11.29% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 17
West Malling median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,150 £38,650
90th Percentile £49,500 £68,500 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Malling

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 26 (96.30%) Cisco
1 26 (96.30%) CheckPoint
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) MPLS
2 25 (92.59%) CCIE
2 25 (92.59%) WAN
2 25 (92.59%) VPN
2 25 (92.59%) Load Balancing
2 25 (92.59%) F5
3 24 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (88.89%) CCNA
3 24 (88.89%) Change Management
4 23 (85.19%) CCNP
5 22 (81.48%) ITIL
5 22 (81.48%) SolarWinds
5 22 (81.48%) Network Monitoring
5 22 (81.48%) VLAN
6 21 (77.78%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (37.04%) Palo Alto
8 9 (33.33%) Network Architecture
9 5 (18.52%) Juniper
10 4 (14.81%) Wireless
10 4 (14.81%) IPsec
10 4 (14.81%) OSPF
11 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
11 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (11.11%) HSRP
11 3 (11.11%) Time Management
11 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared

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 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) MPLS
1 25 (92.59%) VPN
1 25 (92.59%) WAN
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (81.48%) VLAN
4 21 (77.78%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (14.81%) IPsec
5 4 (14.81%) OSPF
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 3 (11.11%) HSRP
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) VRRP
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) VoIP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security
8 1 (3.70%) SSL
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 21 (77.78%) Deployment Engineer
2 21 (77.78%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (62.96%) WAN Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
5 1 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Load Balancing
2 24 (88.89%) Change Management
3 22 (81.48%) ITIL
3 22 (81.48%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Security
6 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) CCIE
3 24 (88.89%) CCNA
4 23 (85.19%) CCNP
5 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) CCDA
6 2 (7.41%) CCSA
6 2 (7.41%) HNC
6 2 (7.41%) HND
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (3.70%) CCSE
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) CheckPoint
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) F5
3 22 (81.48%) SolarWinds
4 10 (37.04%) Palo Alto
5 5 (18.52%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba