The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Malmesbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Malmesbury 40.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Malmesbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Malmesbury 53.33% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Malmesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Malmesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Malmesbury

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Malmesbury

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Malmesbury

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Malmesbury

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Malmesbury

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Malmesbury

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Malmesbury region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (57.14%) Email Filtering
2 8 (57.14%) Web Filtering
3 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
3 6 (42.86%) CREST Certified
3 6 (42.86%) SANS
3 6 (42.86%) Coaching
3 6 (42.86%) SIEM
3 6 (42.86%) GWAPT
3 6 (42.86%) OSCP
3 6 (42.86%) OSCE
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) OWASP
3 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Malmesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Malmesbury region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) ADSL
3 3 (21.43%) Broadband
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) IT Security Specialist
1 6 (42.86%) Security Specialist
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) IT Architect
3 4 (28.57%) IT Security Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
4 3 (21.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Email Filtering
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
1 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
1 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
1 8 (57.14%) Web Filtering
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
2 6 (42.86%) OWASP
2 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Data Security
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) CREST Certified
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) GWAPT
2 6 (42.86%) OSCE
2 6 (42.86%) OSCP
2 6 (42.86%) SANS
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco