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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 47 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Firewall 25 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.80% 2.37% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.45% 18.42% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
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£400 £248 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -39.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £140 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £19.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+57.69% -7.14%
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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
173 114 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.37% 12.85% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 40 22
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +114.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 27 (41.54%) Cisco
2 22 (33.85%) LAN
2 22 (33.85%) Windows
3 21 (32.31%) WAN
4 20 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 19 (29.23%) CheckPoint
6 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (21.54%) CCNP
8 13 (20.00%) Web Services
8 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 12 (18.46%) Internet
9 12 (18.46%) ITIL
9 12 (18.46%) CCNA
10 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
10 11 (16.92%) VPN
10 11 (16.92%) Linux
10 11 (16.92%) Juniper
10 11 (16.92%) F5
11 10 (15.38%) Finance
11 10 (15.38%) VoIP
11 10 (15.38%) IBM
11 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
12 9 (13.85%) DV Cleared
12 9 (13.85%) EAI
12 9 (13.85%) Oracle
12 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (12.31%) Migration
13 8 (12.31%) McAfee
13 8 (12.31%) Middleware

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (9.23%) Documentum
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.08%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) PaaS
2 2 (3.08%) IaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) LAN
2 21 (32.31%) WAN
3 20 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.46%) Internet
5 11 (16.92%) VPN
6 10 (15.38%) VoIP
6 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (12.31%) Network Security
7 8 (12.31%) MPLS
7 8 (12.31%) OSPF
8 7 (10.77%) BGP
8 7 (10.77%) Extranet
8 7 (10.77%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (10.77%) WLAN
8 7 (10.77%) DNS
8 7 (10.77%) Intranet
9 6 (9.23%) SSL
9 6 (9.23%) ADSL
9 6 (9.23%) VLAN
9 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Introscope
1 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Network Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) Architect
3 13 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Security Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Data Network Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Malware Specialist
10 2 (3.08%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (12.31%) Middleware
3 7 (10.77%) EJB
4 4 (6.15%) J2EE
4 4 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.62%) JDBC
5 3 (4.62%) SOAP
5 3 (4.62%) JNDI
6 2 (3.08%) LAMP
7 1 (1.54%) CSS
7 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Open Source
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Clustering
4 3 (4.62%) e-Health
5 2 (3.08%) PKI
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) IVR
6 1 (1.54%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) UNIX
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) CentOS
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) ITIL
2 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.85%) EAI
4 8 (12.31%) Migration
5 7 (10.77%) Workflow
5 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.77%) UML
5 7 (10.77%) TOGAF
5 7 (10.77%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.23%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (9.23%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (9.23%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.23%) Data Management
6 6 (9.23%) RUP
6 6 (9.23%) DSDM
7 5 (7.69%) Process Management
7 5 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Information Security
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
1 4 (6.15%) Jython
1 4 (6.15%) Python
2 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.62%) Ruby
2 3 (4.62%) Korn
3 2 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.54%) CCNP
3 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (18.46%) CCNA
5 9 (13.85%) DV Cleared
6 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.15%) CISSP
7 4 (6.15%) GIAC
7 4 (6.15%) CCSE
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.08%) CCSA
9 2 (3.08%) MCSE
9 2 (3.08%) CCIE
9 2 (3.08%) MCITP
10 1 (1.54%) Degree
10 1 (1.54%) VCAP
10 1 (1.54%) CCIA
10 1 (1.54%) MCP
10 1 (1.54%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.54%) TickIT
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Snort
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.62%) vSphere
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) Docker
3 2 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.54%) UAG
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) XenApp
4 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) CA Wily
2 3 (4.62%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (4.62%) Nagios
2 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.62%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (4.62%) Opsview
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Cacti
3 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) CheckPoint
3 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) Juniper
3 11 (16.92%) F5
4 10 (15.38%) IBM
5 9 (13.85%) Oracle
6 8 (12.31%) Blue Coat
6 8 (12.31%) McAfee
7 6 (9.23%) Citrix
8 5 (7.69%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.62%) CA
9 3 (4.62%) VMware
10 2 (3.08%) Remedy
10 2 (3.08%) Nokia
10 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.54%) Northgate
11 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.54%) Crossbeam
11 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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