Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 24 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 7.07% 0.79% 5.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.28% 8.33% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 14
Wolverhampton median annual salary £30,750 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.65% +11.84% +40.74%
10th Percentile £29,000 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £33,000 £43,750 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61% +9.21%

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 12 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 14.65% 9.52% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 50
Wolverhampton median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -16.08% -7.74%
10th Percentile £27,750 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £55,000 £52,175
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Wolverhampton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (35.71%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) vSphere
7 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (35.71%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
7 5 (35.71%) ISA Server
7 5 (35.71%) McAfee
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) HP
7 5 (35.71%) Intel

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LAN
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) DMZ
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS Architect
4 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (28.57%) Presales
2 4 (28.57%) Task Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (35.71%) ISA Server
2 5 (35.71%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Intel
4 5 (35.71%) McAfee