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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 27 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.57% 1.68% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.34% 12.17% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 22
Median daily rate £388 £361 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.26% -5.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £287 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.38 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.61% -10.50%
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
89 115 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.77% 13.81% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 65 69
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £41.25 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Cisco
3 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
4 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
6 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 16 (29.63%) Network Security
6 16 (29.63%) SIEM
7 15 (27.78%) VPN
7 15 (27.78%) Linux
7 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
7 15 (27.78%) Wireless
8 14 (25.93%) DNS
8 14 (25.93%) DHCP
9 13 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 12 (22.22%) WAN
11 11 (20.37%) Internet
11 11 (20.37%) Unix
11 11 (20.37%) Security Architecture
11 11 (20.37%) DV Cleared
12 10 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (18.52%) LAN
12 10 (18.52%) Information Security
13 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 9 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (14.81%) Snort
14 8 (14.81%) ArcSight

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 2 (3.70%) Apache
1 2 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Network Security
1 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 15 (27.78%) VPN
2 15 (27.78%) Wireless
3 14 (25.93%) DHCP
3 14 (25.93%) DNS
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (22.22%) WAN
6 11 (20.37%) Internet
7 10 (18.52%) LAN
8 9 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (9.26%) OSPF
10 4 (7.41%) BGP
10 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.41%) IPsec
10 4 (7.41%) SSL
10 4 (7.41%) VoIP
11 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
11 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (3.70%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Security Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
7 3 (5.56%) Network Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (9.26%) PKI
4 4 (7.41%) CESG
5 3 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.85%) Clustering
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Unix
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) SIEM
2 11 (20.37%) Security Architecture
3 10 (18.52%) Information Security
3 10 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (14.81%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.26%) Analytics
6 5 (9.26%) Coaching
6 5 (9.26%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (9.26%) OWASP
7 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
8 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.70%) Content Management
9 2 (3.70%) Network Design
9 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Java
1 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (20.37%) DV Cleared
4 8 (14.81%) CISSP
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (9.26%) CCNP
7 4 (7.41%) CCNA
8 3 (5.56%) CCDP
8 3 (5.56%) ISSAP
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.70%) CISMP
9 2 (3.70%) CREST Certified
9 2 (3.70%) Degree
9 2 (3.70%) GCIA
9 2 (3.70%) SANS
10 1 (1.85%) CLAS
10 1 (1.85%) GCIH
10 1 (1.85%) GSEC
10 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) Snort
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Nessus
2 5 (9.26%) QRadar
2 5 (9.26%) RSA enVision
3 4 (7.41%) SCCM
4 3 (5.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.70%) WSUS
6 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.85%) MOM
6 1 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.85%) Nmap
6 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Cisco
2 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
3 8 (14.81%) ArcSight
3 8 (14.81%) HP
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) Juniper
5 6 (11.11%) VMware
6 5 (9.26%) F5
6 5 (9.26%) Intel Security
6 5 (9.26%) LogRhythm
6 5 (9.26%) ScanSafe
6 5 (9.26%) Splunk
7 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 4 (7.41%) Nokia
8 3 (5.56%) CA
9 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.70%) IBM
9 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.70%) Sophos
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