The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 51 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 29 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.76% 2.95% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.34% 15.90% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £390 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £457 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 239 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.98% 18.54% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 87 62
Median daily rate £410 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £242 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Median hourly rate £18.50 £26.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.84% +65.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 22 £400 - 2
Marlow - 3 £168 - 1
High Wycombe - 2 £255 - 5
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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

1 36 (58.06%) Cisco
2 30 (48.39%) Windows
3 29 (46.77%) Migration
4 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 18 (29.03%) LAN
6 17 (27.42%) Finance
7 16 (25.81%) Internet
7 16 (25.81%) WAN
7 16 (25.81%) IBM
7 16 (25.81%) CheckPoint
8 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
9 14 (22.58%) DNS
9 14 (22.58%) SAN
9 14 (22.58%) SSL
9 14 (22.58%) Oracle
9 14 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (22.58%) Blue Coat
9 14 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (22.58%) Data Centre
10 13 (20.97%) VMware
10 13 (20.97%) Citrix
10 13 (20.97%) VPN
11 12 (19.35%) HP
11 12 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (17.74%) Incident Management
12 11 (17.74%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (17.74%) Skype for Business
12 11 (17.74%) F5

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.74%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.23%) Apache
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.61%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) ProjectWise
2 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) LAN
2 16 (25.81%) Internet
2 16 (25.81%) WAN
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (22.58%) DNS
3 14 (22.58%) SAN
3 14 (22.58%) SSL
4 13 (20.97%) VPN
5 12 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (17.74%) NetScaler
7 10 (16.13%) BGP
8 9 (14.52%) FTP
8 9 (14.52%) Reverse Proxy
9 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
10 7 (11.29%) DMVPN
10 7 (11.29%) EIGRP
11 5 (8.06%) DHCP
12 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
12 4 (6.45%) NAS
12 4 (6.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (6.45%) Introscope
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Security Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) IT Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) SOAP
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) JMS
3 4 (6.45%) Middleware
4 3 (4.84%) J2EE
4 3 (4.84%) JDBC
4 3 (4.84%) JNDI
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.61%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.29%) Clustering
4 3 (4.84%) FlexPod
5 2 (3.23%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) CESG
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.29%) Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Unix
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Migration
2 14 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (17.74%) Incident Management
3 11 (17.74%) Information Security
3 11 (17.74%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (17.74%) Web Filtering
4 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.52%) B2B
5 9 (14.52%) Data Migration
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
6 5 (8.06%) ITIL
7 4 (6.45%) CRM
7 4 (6.45%) DoDAF
7 4 (6.45%) MODAF
7 4 (6.45%) Service Design
7 4 (6.45%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.84%) Jython
2 3 (4.84%) Korn
2 3 (4.84%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) CCNP
3 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) CCNA
5 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) CCSE
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CCIE
7 1 (1.61%) CCSP
7 1 (1.61%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) MCITP
7 1 (1.61%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) MCSA
7 1 (1.61%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.84%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) iptables
5 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (6.45%) CA Wily
2 4 (6.45%) OpenView
2 4 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.61%) cPanel
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Cisco
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.81%) CheckPoint
3 16 (25.81%) IBM
4 14 (22.58%) Blue Coat
4 14 (22.58%) Oracle
5 13 (20.97%) Citrix
5 13 (20.97%) VMware
6 12 (19.35%) HP
7 11 (17.74%) AppSense
7 11 (17.74%) F5
7 11 (17.74%) Intel Security
8 9 (14.52%) IronPort
9 8 (12.90%) SolarWinds
10 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
11 5 (8.06%) NetApp
11 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.45%) StorageTek
12 4 (6.45%) Sun
13 3 (4.84%) Juniper
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