The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 41 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 28 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.21% 3.37% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 29.41% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 15
Median daily rate £373 £368 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £25.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +57.89%
Firewall
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 102 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.97% 11.47% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 58 46
Median daily rate £370 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 14
Median hourly rate £9.00 £25.88 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.21% +52.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Bristol region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Bristol region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 38 (63.33%) Cisco
2 31 (51.67%) Data Centre
3 25 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 21 (35.00%) Network Security
5 20 (33.33%) Finance
6 19 (31.67%) Nokia
7 18 (30.00%) VPN
8 16 (26.67%) Service Delivery
8 16 (26.67%) Windows
9 15 (25.00%) SLA
10 13 (21.67%) CISSP
10 13 (21.67%) Wireless
10 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (20.00%) F5
11 12 (20.00%) Demand Management
11 12 (20.00%) Juniper
12 11 (18.33%) Linux
12 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
13 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 10 (16.67%) Information Security
13 10 (16.67%) LAN
13 10 (16.67%) ITIL
13 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (15.00%) PKI
14 9 (15.00%) Unified Communications
14 9 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (15.00%) PCI DSS
14 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds
15 8 (13.33%) FWSM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) IaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Office 365
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) Network Security
2 18 (30.00%) VPN
3 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (21.67%) Wireless
4 10 (16.67%) LAN
5 9 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (15.00%) Unified Communications
6 8 (13.33%) FWSM
6 8 (13.33%) WAN
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
7 6 (10.00%) Internet
7 6 (10.00%) IP Telephony
7 6 (10.00%) MPLS
7 6 (10.00%) SSL
8 5 (8.33%) DNS
8 5 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (6.67%) DHCP
9 4 (6.67%) IPsec
9 4 (6.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Billing
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Security Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Network Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Network Security Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Check Point Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Firewall Analyst
6 11 (18.33%) Network Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Consultant
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Security Consultant
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Manager
11 3 (5.00%) Architect
11 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
12 2 (3.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.67%) J2EE
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (51.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.00%) PKI
3 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.33%) AS400
6 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.67%) Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Unix
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 12 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 10 (16.67%) Information Security
3 10 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (11.67%) SIEM
5 5 (8.33%) Content Management
5 5 (8.33%) Network Management
5 5 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.67%) ITSM
6 4 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.67%) Project Management
6 4 (6.67%) Security Hardening
6 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 4 (6.67%) Threat Management
6 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) CISSP
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.00%) CCNA
6 5 (8.33%) Degree
7 4 (6.67%) CISM
7 4 (6.67%) JNCIA
7 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.33%) CCNP
8 2 (3.33%) CREST Certified
8 2 (3.33%) GCIA
8 2 (3.33%) GCIH
8 2 (3.33%) ISSAP
8 2 (3.33%) SANS
9 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.67%) CISMP
9 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
2 9 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (3.33%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Snort
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.00%) Nessus
2 3 (5.00%) Nmap
3 2 (3.33%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.67%) SCCM
4 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Cisco
2 25 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 19 (31.67%) Nokia
4 12 (20.00%) F5
4 12 (20.00%) Juniper
5 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds
6 7 (11.67%) Forcepoint
6 7 (11.67%) HP
6 7 (11.67%) IBM
6 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.00%) IronPort
8 5 (8.33%) ArcSight
8 5 (8.33%) CA
8 5 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 5 (8.33%) VMware
9 4 (6.67%) NEC
10 3 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (5.00%) Qualys
11 2 (3.33%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.33%) Splunk
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