The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.05% 1.79% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 5.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate £300 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.55% +52.63%
Firewall
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 80 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 24.24% 35.87% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 22
Average daily rate £203 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.17% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Avaya
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Brocade
4 4 (40.00%) NetScout
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (40.00%) Aruba
5 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) IPv6
5 3 (30.00%) 802.11
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) WLAN
3 3 (30.00%) 802.11
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) IPv6
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) GCIA
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) SANS
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Aruba
3 4 (40.00%) Avaya
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) NetScout
3 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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