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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 35 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 36 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.65% 1.36% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.30% 16.13% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 4
Average daily rate
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£463 £248 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.86% -41.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £21.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -17.14%
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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
115 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.86% 8.46% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 17
Average daily rate £425 £248 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.71% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 34 (53.13%) Cisco
2 27 (42.19%) LAN
2 27 (42.19%) WAN
3 22 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (34.38%) CheckPoint
4 20 (31.25%) F5
5 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
6 18 (28.13%) Windows
7 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
8 16 (25.00%) CCNA
8 16 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (23.44%) MPLS
9 15 (23.44%) CCNP
9 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
9 15 (23.44%) VoIP
10 14 (21.88%) ITIL
10 14 (21.88%) Internet
10 14 (21.88%) Incident Management
11 13 (20.31%) DV Cleared
11 13 (20.31%) Juniper
12 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (18.75%) Network Security
13 11 (17.19%) ADSL
13 11 (17.19%) Citrix
14 10 (15.63%) Web Services
14 10 (15.63%) Workflow
14 10 (15.63%) Fault Management
15 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
15 9 (14.06%) Blue Coat
15 9 (14.06%) Finance

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (9.38%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (7.81%) Documentum
3 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) LAN
1 27 (42.19%) WAN
2 16 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (23.44%) MPLS
3 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
3 15 (23.44%) VoIP
4 14 (21.88%) Internet
5 12 (18.75%) Network Security
6 11 (17.19%) ADSL
7 9 (14.06%) TACACS
8 8 (12.50%) WLAN
9 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.94%) DNS
10 6 (9.38%) VPN
10 6 (9.38%) Ethernet
10 6 (9.38%) Extranet
10 6 (9.38%) DMZ
10 6 (9.38%) Intranet
11 5 (7.81%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (7.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Architect
4 13 (20.31%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (20.31%) Network Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Data Network Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Network Support
8 2 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Network Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Voice Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) Web Services
2 7 (10.94%) Middleware
3 6 (9.38%) EJB
4 2 (3.13%) J2EE
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Open Source
3 5 (7.81%) e-Health
3 5 (7.81%) IVR
4 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (3.13%) UNIX
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
1 14 (21.88%) Incident Management
2 10 (15.63%) Workflow
2 10 (15.63%) Fault Management
3 8 (12.50%) EAI
3 8 (12.50%) Change Management
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 8 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.94%) UML
5 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.81%) Data Management
6 5 (7.81%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.13%) VB
2 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
3 16 (25.00%) CCNA
4 15 (23.44%) CCNP
5 13 (20.31%) DV Cleared
6 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
7 7 (10.94%) CCSE
7 7 (10.94%) CCSA
8 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.13%) CCIE
9 2 (3.13%) MCSE
9 2 (3.13%) MCITP
9 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.56%) MCTS
10 1 (1.56%) VCAP
10 1 (1.56%) CCIA
10 1 (1.56%) MCSA
10 1 (1.56%) MCP
10 1 (1.56%) CCIP
10 1 (1.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.25%) vSphere
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (3.13%) UAG
4 2 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) Snort
5 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.56%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) Cacti
4 1 (1.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) Cisco
2 22 (34.38%) CheckPoint
3 20 (31.25%) F5
4 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.31%) Juniper
6 11 (17.19%) Citrix
7 9 (14.06%) Blue Coat
7 9 (14.06%) Oracle
8 7 (10.94%) Nokia
8 7 (10.94%) McAfee
9 6 (9.38%) IBM
9 6 (9.38%) Remedy
9 6 (9.38%) Computacenter
10 5 (7.81%) VMware
10 5 (7.81%) CA
10 5 (7.81%) Avaya
11 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.13%) HP
12 2 (3.13%) Websense
12 2 (3.13%) SumTotal
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