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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 6.56% 4.49% 12.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 28.57% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £33,200 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 14 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 22.95% 15.73% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 12
Median salary £31,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.21% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 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

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Wolverhampton

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

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) NetVault Backup
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) DMZ
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (40.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago