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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 28 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs citing Firewall 33 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.88% 4.46% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.98% 25.17% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 4
Median daily rate £475 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +29.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.40% +7.62%
Firewall
Buckinghamshire

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
127 151 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.79% 17.72% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 30
Median daily rate £450 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £306 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.19 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% +61.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £15.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 28 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (46.15%) Cisco
3 22 (42.31%) Security Operations
3 22 (42.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 20 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
7 16 (30.77%) Blue Coat
7 16 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 14 (26.92%) SSL
8 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 13 (25.00%) VPN
10 12 (23.08%) CISSP
10 12 (23.08%) Finance
11 11 (21.15%) Internet
11 11 (21.15%) F5
12 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
12 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
12 10 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
13 9 (17.31%) Information Security
13 9 (17.31%) DNS
13 9 (17.31%) Windows
14 8 (15.38%) HP
14 8 (15.38%) SAN
14 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
14 8 (15.38%) Migration
14 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) ProjectWise
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (26.92%) SSL
3 13 (25.00%) VPN
4 11 (21.15%) Internet
5 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 9 (17.31%) DNS
7 8 (15.38%) SAN
8 7 (13.46%) FTP
8 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
8 7 (13.46%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (11.54%) LAN
9 6 (11.54%) WAN
10 4 (7.69%) Wireless
11 3 (5.77%) HTTP
11 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
12 2 (3.85%) BGP
12 2 (3.85%) DHCP
12 2 (3.85%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Introscope
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Consultant
2 14 (26.92%) SOC Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Security Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Security Specialist
5 6 (11.54%) SOC Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Information Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 4 (7.69%) Middleware
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) J2EE
2 3 (5.77%) JDBC
2 3 (5.77%) JNDI
2 3 (5.77%) SOAP
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) FlexPod
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (42.31%) Security Operations
3 16 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
5 10 (19.23%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (17.31%) Information Security
7 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.38%) Migration
7 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.46%) B2B
8 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
10 4 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 4 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (5.77%) Garbage Collection
11 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
1 3 (5.77%) Jython
1 3 (5.77%) Korn
1 3 (5.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) CISSP
4 5 (9.62%) CCNP
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) CCSA
7 1 (1.92%) CCSE
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Nexpose
2 3 (5.77%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.85%) Nessus
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Cisco
2 16 (30.77%) Blue Coat
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (21.15%) F5
5 8 (15.38%) HP
6 7 (13.46%) Citrix
6 7 (13.46%) IronPort
6 7 (13.46%) Juniper
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle
7 5 (9.62%) IBM
7 5 (9.62%) Intel Security
7 5 (9.62%) NetApp
7 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
7 5 (9.62%) Symantec
7 5 (9.62%) VMware
8 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
8 4 (7.69%) GFI Software
8 4 (7.69%) Sourcefire
8 4 (7.69%) TippingPoint
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