The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 16 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 24 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.34% 2.88% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 21.43% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 10
Median daily rate £338 £325 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -24.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £281 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £370 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £26.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +39.47%
Firewall
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 42 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.02% 13.46% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 51
Median daily rate £363 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +1.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (46.51%) CCNP
4 19 (44.19%) Security Cleared
5 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
5 17 (39.53%) Juniper
6 15 (34.88%) WAN
6 15 (34.88%) BGP
7 13 (30.23%) Linux
8 12 (27.91%) MPLS
8 12 (27.91%) OSPF
9 11 (25.58%) IPsec
9 11 (25.58%) JNCIS
9 11 (25.58%) VPN
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (20.93%) F5
11 9 (20.93%) BT
12 8 (18.60%) Migration
12 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
12 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
13 7 (16.28%) Network Security
14 6 (13.95%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) SIEM
14 6 (13.95%) ITIL
14 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
14 6 (13.95%) VMware
15 5 (11.63%) Palo Alto

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) BGP
1 15 (34.88%) WAN
2 12 (27.91%) MPLS
2 12 (27.91%) OSPF
3 11 (25.58%) IPsec
3 11 (25.58%) VPN
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (16.28%) Network Security
6 4 (9.30%) EIGRP
6 4 (9.30%) LAN
7 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.98%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 3 (6.98%) Internet
7 3 (6.98%) PuTTY
7 3 (6.98%) SSH
7 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.98%) Telnet
8 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Military
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Designer
2 12 (27.91%) Network Designer
3 11 (25.58%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Security Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Transition Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) IP Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) OCX
2 2 (4.65%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) BBC
4 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) SIEM
3 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.98%) Change Control
4 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.98%) High Availability
4 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.98%) Network Design
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (2.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (46.51%) CCNP
3 19 (44.19%) Security Cleared
4 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
5 11 (25.58%) JNCIS
6 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
7 6 (13.95%) Degree
8 3 (6.98%) CCNA
8 3 (6.98%) HND
9 2 (4.65%) CCIE
9 2 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.65%) SSCP
10 1 (2.33%) CCSA
10 1 (2.33%) CCSE
10 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) Firmware
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 17 (39.53%) Juniper
3 9 (20.93%) BT
3 9 (20.93%) F5
4 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
5 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
6 6 (13.95%) VMware
7 5 (11.63%) Palo Alto
8 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.65%) Intel
9 2 (4.65%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.33%) Citrix
10 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (2.33%) Lotus
10 1 (2.33%) NetApp
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