The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 38 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 27 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.73% 2.40% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.96% 14.41% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% +66.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £518 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -8.43%
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 118 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.36% 16.64% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 80 44
Average daily rate £350 £350 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £480 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £40.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.49% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.88%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 8 £306 -26.95% 8
Trowbridge - 2 £453 -
Chippenham - 2 £350 - 6
Corsham -9 1 £365 +0.68% 1
Malmesbury - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 44 (74.58%) Cisco
2 30 (50.85%) WAN
3 26 (44.07%) LAN
4 24 (40.68%) Juniper
5 19 (32.20%) Windows
5 19 (32.20%) CheckPoint
6 17 (28.81%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (28.81%) Wireless
6 17 (28.81%) VPN
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 16 (27.12%) DNS
7 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (27.12%) VLAN
8 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (25.42%) McAfee
9 14 (23.73%) DHCP
10 13 (22.03%) MPLS
10 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
11 12 (20.34%) Network Security
12 11 (18.64%) VMware
12 11 (18.64%) IP Telephony
12 11 (18.64%) VoIP
12 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
12 11 (18.64%) CCNA
12 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
12 11 (18.64%) Linux
13 10 (16.95%) Blackberry
13 10 (16.95%) Avaya
14 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
14 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (10.17%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) Apache
5 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
1 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) WAN
2 26 (44.07%) LAN
3 17 (28.81%) VPN
3 17 (28.81%) Wireless
4 16 (27.12%) DNS
4 16 (27.12%) VLAN
5 14 (23.73%) DHCP
6 13 (22.03%) MPLS
7 12 (20.34%) Network Security
8 11 (18.64%) VoIP
8 11 (18.64%) IP Telephony
8 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
9 9 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (13.56%) WLAN
11 6 (10.17%) Internet
11 6 (10.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (10.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (8.47%) SAN
13 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.39%) OLTP
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Network Support
4 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Architect
5 8 (13.56%) Network Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Designer
7 6 (10.17%) Network Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Security Designer
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.39%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) J2EE
2 3 (5.08%) SOAP
2 3 (5.08%) WSDL
2 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 3 (5.08%) Java EE
2 3 (5.08%) JSON
2 3 (5.08%) XSD
2 3 (5.08%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) RESTful
3 2 (3.39%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.69%) JMS
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) WCF
4 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Blackberry
2 8 (13.56%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.08%) Handset
4 2 (3.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.64%) Linux
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.08%) Windows NT
8 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.39%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (1.69%) UNIX
10 1 (1.69%) AIX
10 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Service Delivery
2 8 (13.56%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (11.86%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (8.47%) Project Management
5 4 (6.78%) SIEM
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.08%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) UML
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.08%) SOA
6 3 (5.08%) B2B
6 3 (5.08%) B2C
6 3 (5.08%) BPEL
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.08%) BPMN
6 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) Java
2 6 (10.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.64%) CCNA
3 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCSE
5 6 (10.17%) CCNP
6 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.39%) CCSE
7 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.39%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) CCSA
8 1 (1.69%) HND
8 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
2 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.08%) Snort
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.39%) Varnish
5 1 (1.69%) NFS
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) WSUS
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco
2 24 (40.68%) Juniper
3 19 (32.20%) CheckPoint
4 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
5 15 (25.42%) McAfee
6 11 (18.64%) VMware
7 10 (16.95%) Avaya
8 9 (15.25%) F5
9 8 (13.56%) Polycom
9 8 (13.56%) SolarWinds
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle
10 5 (8.47%) SonicWALL
11 3 (5.08%) IBM
11 3 (5.08%) HP
11 3 (5.08%) Dell
11 3 (5.08%) Citrix
11 3 (5.08%) Sourcefire
11 3 (5.08%) Nokia
11 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.39%) Computacenter
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