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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 40 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 30 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.53% 3.17% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.58% 30.11% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 18
Median daily rate £370 £360 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -14.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £25.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.44%
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
139 93 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.37% 10.53% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 61 44
Median daily rate £360 £355 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -13.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.09% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £28.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 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 28 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 52 (70.27%) Cisco
2 42 (56.76%) Data Centre
3 31 (41.89%) CheckPoint
4 26 (35.14%) Finance
5 25 (33.78%) Nokia
6 23 (31.08%) VPN
6 23 (31.08%) Network Security
7 21 (28.38%) SLA
8 20 (27.03%) Windows
8 20 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (25.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
10 18 (24.32%) Wireless
10 18 (24.32%) CISSP
11 15 (20.27%) Linux
11 15 (20.27%) LAN
11 15 (20.27%) Unified Communications
11 15 (20.27%) F5
12 14 (18.92%) SolarWinds
12 14 (18.92%) Information Security
13 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
13 13 (17.57%) WAN
13 13 (17.57%) PCI DSS
13 13 (17.57%) FWSM
13 13 (17.57%) Demand Management
14 12 (16.22%) SIEM
14 12 (16.22%) IBM
14 12 (16.22%) ITIL
15 11 (14.86%) MPLS
15 11 (14.86%) Forcepoint

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 (1.35%) Apache
1 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.46%) Office 365
3 5 (6.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Network Security
1 23 (31.08%) VPN
2 20 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (25.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (24.32%) Wireless
5 15 (20.27%) LAN
5 15 (20.27%) Unified Communications
6 13 (17.57%) FWSM
6 13 (17.57%) WAN
7 11 (14.86%) Cisco IPT
7 11 (14.86%) IP Telephony
7 11 (14.86%) MPLS
8 9 (12.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
9 7 (9.46%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (9.46%) SSL
10 6 (8.11%) Internet
10 6 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (6.76%) DNS
11 5 (6.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Billing
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Analyst
2 22 (29.73%) Security Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) Network Analyst
4 14 (18.92%) Cisco Analyst
4 14 (18.92%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 14 (18.92%) Network Security Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) Check Point Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) Firewall Analyst
6 10 (13.51%) Network Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Network Technician
8 5 (6.76%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Information Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) J2EE
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (56.76%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (13.51%) PKI
4 7 (9.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (5.41%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.70%) AS400
6 2 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.70%) Statistics
7 1 (1.35%) CESG
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Unix
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.05%) Solaris
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
2 14 (18.92%) Information Security
3 13 (17.57%) Demand Management
4 12 (16.22%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) SIEM
5 10 (13.51%) Network Management
5 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
6 9 (12.16%) Content Management
6 9 (12.16%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (9.46%) DDoS Mitigation
7 7 (9.46%) Threat Management
7 7 (9.46%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.76%) Matrix Management
8 5 (6.76%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.76%) Project Management
8 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.76%) Six Sigma
9 4 (5.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) CISSP
2 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.11%) Degree
6 5 (6.76%) CCNA
6 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (5.41%) CISM
7 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.05%) ISSAP
9 2 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.70%) CISMP
9 2 (2.70%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.70%) GCIA
9 2 (2.70%) GCIH
9 2 (2.70%) SANS
10 1 (1.35%) CCNP
10 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.38%) SLA
2 13 (17.57%) PCI DSS
3 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.05%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (4.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.70%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) Snort
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (9.46%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.05%) Nessus
3 3 (4.05%) Nmap
4 2 (2.70%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.35%) SCCM
5 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (70.27%) Cisco
2 31 (41.89%) CheckPoint
3 25 (33.78%) Nokia
4 15 (20.27%) F5
5 14 (18.92%) SolarWinds
6 12 (16.22%) IBM
7 11 (14.86%) Forcepoint
7 11 (14.86%) IronPort
8 10 (13.51%) CA
8 10 (13.51%) HP
8 10 (13.51%) Juniper
9 9 (12.16%) ArcSight
9 9 (12.16%) VMware
10 8 (10.81%) Palo Alto
11 7 (9.46%) Cyber-Ark
11 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
12 5 (6.76%) NEC
13 3 (4.05%) Qualys
14 2 (2.70%) LogRhythm
14 2 (2.70%) Splunk
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