The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 25 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.38% 7.89% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.17% 54.35% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 2
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +6.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 71 46 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 26.20% 14.51% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 26
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +33.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Worcestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Worcestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Malvern +4 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Worcester +4 6 £42,500 -4.49% 2
Redditch -8 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Firewall
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (48.84%) Cisco
2 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (37.21%) WAN
3 16 (37.21%) Presales
4 14 (32.56%) VPN
4 14 (32.56%) SIEM
5 13 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (30.23%) Internet
6 12 (27.91%) Project Management
6 12 (27.91%) CCNP
6 12 (27.91%) Protective Monitoring
7 11 (25.58%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
7 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
7 11 (25.58%) CCIE
8 10 (23.26%) Windows
8 10 (23.26%) LAN
9 9 (20.93%) VoIP
9 9 (20.93%) CCNA
9 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
9 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (20.93%) F5
9 9 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (18.60%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (18.60%) LogRhythm
10 8 (18.60%) ArcSight
10 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 8 (18.60%) Linux
10 8 (18.60%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 8 (18.60%) Security Monitoring

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) WAN
2 14 (32.56%) VPN
3 13 (30.23%) Internet
4 10 (23.26%) LAN
5 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (20.93%) VoIP
6 8 (18.60%) DNS
7 7 (16.28%) DHCP
7 7 (16.28%) Network Security
7 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.95%) DMVPN
8 6 (13.95%) EIGRP
8 6 (13.95%) Intranet
8 6 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (13.95%) RIP
8 6 (13.95%) SNMP
9 5 (11.63%) BGP
9 5 (11.63%) MPLS
9 5 (11.63%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.33%) French Language
1 1 (2.33%) German Language
1 1 (2.33%) Law
1 1 (2.33%) Legal
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Technical Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.95%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) PKI
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Unix
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Presales
2 14 (32.56%) SIEM
3 13 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (27.91%) Project Management
4 12 (27.91%) Protective Monitoring
5 11 (25.58%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
7 8 (18.60%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (18.60%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (18.60%) Threat Intelligence
7 8 (18.60%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.95%) Analytics
9 6 (13.95%) High Availability
9 6 (13.95%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (11.63%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (11.63%) Pattern Matching
10 5 (11.63%) Security Architecture
10 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.91%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) CCIE
3 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
4 9 (20.93%) CCNA
5 6 (13.95%) CREST Certified
5 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
5 6 (13.95%) GCIA
5 6 (13.95%) GCIH
5 6 (13.95%) GIAC
5 6 (13.95%) GREM
6 4 (9.30%) CISSP
7 3 (6.98%) MCITP
7 3 (6.98%) MCSA
7 3 (6.98%) MCSE
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.65%) Degree
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Snort
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) vSphere
4 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Cisco
2 9 (20.93%) F5
3 8 (18.60%) ArcSight
3 8 (18.60%) LogRhythm
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) Veeam
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.98%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) AppSense
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Direct Company
Posted: 7 days ago