The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 42 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 31 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.76% 1.85% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.14% 13.28% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £248 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £378 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £334
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 128 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.97% 13.90% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 25
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.19 £13.50 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.51% -9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (36.84%) Cisco
2 16 (28.07%) Information Security
2 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
2 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
3 15 (26.32%) Windows
3 15 (26.32%) GIAC
3 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (26.32%) Security Testing
3 15 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (26.32%) Patch Management
3 15 (26.32%) Security Patching
4 14 (24.56%) Cyber Security
4 14 (24.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (24.56%) VPN
5 13 (22.81%) Linux
5 13 (22.81%) OWASP
6 12 (21.05%) CISSP
7 11 (19.30%) LAN
7 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
7 11 (19.30%) F5
8 10 (17.54%) WAN
8 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (15.79%) CCNP
9 9 (15.79%) Wireless
9 9 (15.79%) Finance
10 8 (14.04%) Juniper
11 7 (12.28%) Security Architecture
12 6 (10.53%) Blue Coat
12 6 (10.53%) Network Security
12 6 (10.53%) Cisco IOS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.26%) nginx
2 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.51%) Documentum
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.75%) Lync
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) TCP/IP
2 14 (24.56%) VPN
3 11 (19.30%) LAN
4 10 (17.54%) WAN
5 9 (15.79%) Wireless
6 6 (10.53%) Network Security
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
6 6 (10.53%) SSL
6 6 (10.53%) OSPF
7 5 (8.77%) BGP
7 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (8.77%) IPsec
7 5 (8.77%) VLAN
7 5 (8.77%) NX-OS
8 4 (7.02%) SNMP
8 4 (7.02%) Internet
8 4 (7.02%) VRRP
8 4 (7.02%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MySQL
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Introscope
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
3 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Architect
2 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Consultant
4 12 (21.05%) Security Architect
5 11 (19.30%) Security Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) Security Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Network Architect
10 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Administrator
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Web Services
2 4 (7.02%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.26%) LAMP
3 3 (5.26%) JNDI
3 3 (5.26%) J2EE
3 3 (5.26%) JDBC
3 3 (5.26%) SOAP
4 2 (3.51%) EJB
4 2 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) e-Health
4 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) UNIX
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.51%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) Solaris
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Information Security
2 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (26.32%) Security Testing
2 15 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (26.32%) Patch Management
2 15 (26.32%) Security Patching
3 14 (24.56%) Cyber Security
4 13 (22.81%) OWASP
5 7 (12.28%) Security Architecture
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL
7 4 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.02%) Workflow
7 4 (7.02%) Web Development
7 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.26%) High Availability
8 3 (5.26%) Garbage Collection
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Python
1 4 (7.02%) Jython
1 4 (7.02%) Ruby
2 3 (5.26%) Korn
2 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) GIAC
2 12 (21.05%) CISSP
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.79%) CCNP
5 6 (10.53%) CCNA
5 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.26%) Degree
7 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) CCSE
9 1 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.75%) MCTS
9 1 (1.75%) ISEB
9 1 (1.75%) MCP
9 1 (1.75%) MCSE
9 1 (1.75%) CCSP
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Snort
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) UAG
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
1 4 (7.02%) Nagios
1 4 (7.02%) CA Wily
1 4 (7.02%) Puppet
1 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.02%) CA Spectrum
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (7.02%) Opsview
2 3 (5.26%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) Cacti
4 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco
2 16 (28.07%) CheckPoint
3 11 (19.30%) F5
4 8 (14.04%) Juniper
5 6 (10.53%) IBM
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 5 (8.77%) Sourcefire
7 4 (7.02%) CA
8 3 (5.26%) HP
8 3 (5.26%) McAfee
9 2 (3.51%) VMware
9 2 (3.51%) Brocade
9 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.51%) EMC
9 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 2 (3.51%) Veeam
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle
9 2 (3.51%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
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