Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 2 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 5.63% 32.39% 4.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 92.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 5
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £48,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.99% -31.07% +47.37%
10th Percentile £42,750 £45,000 £22,775
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,900 £77,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +18.42% -1.30%

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 19 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 26.76% 35.21% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 13
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +50.79% -33.68%
10th Percentile £33,375 £33,000 £24,450
90th Percentile £64,000 £49,800 £76,500
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.78%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Malling

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) SHDSL
1 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security

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 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) SHDSL
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper