Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - +22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 3.31% - 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Wigan median annual salary £30,000 - £24,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 Wigan with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 9.92% 9.65% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 6
Wigan median annual salary £27,250 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.17% +25.00% -12.73%
10th Percentile £23,313 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £33,150 £42,500 £41,875
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +7.14%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Wigan

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Wigan

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Wigan over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Fortinet