The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.03% - 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 64.00% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £22,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.40% -2.35%  

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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 0 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 18.80% - 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,223 - £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,200 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 Wales

Firewall
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in West Wales.

Salary trend for Firewall in West Wales

Firewall
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in West Wales over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in West Wales

Firewall
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea - 16 £45,000 - 1
Firewall
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) CCNP
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Network Security
5 8 (32.00%) SIEM
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 7 (28.00%) Intel Security
6 7 (28.00%) Clearswift
6 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (28.00%) ServiceNow
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) Python
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (20.00%) Avaya
8 5 (20.00%) Juniper
8 5 (20.00%) CA
8 5 (20.00%) CCNA
8 5 (20.00%) CCDP
8 5 (20.00%) Nortel
8 5 (20.00%) CCSA

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 9 (36.00%) Network Security
3 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (20.00%) Junos
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (16.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) BGP
7 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (12.00%) HSRP
7 3 (12.00%) IPsec
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) Multicast
7 3 (12.00%) OSPF
7 3 (12.00%) SNMP
7 3 (12.00%) SONET
7 3 (12.00%) VPLS
7 3 (12.00%) VRRP
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Network Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Security Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) SIEM
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Open Source
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCDP
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
2 5 (20.00%) CCSA
2 5 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 5 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) CCIE
4 2 (8.00%) CEH
4 2 (8.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) pfSense
2 4 (16.00%) Snort
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Zenoss
2 2 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Clearswift
3 7 (28.00%) Intel Security
3 7 (28.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (20.00%) Avaya
4 5 (20.00%) CA
4 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 5 (20.00%) Nortel
5 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) Splunk
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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