The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 7 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 43 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.94% 2.62% 7.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.11% 21.62% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 26
Average salary £55,000 £45,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.87% +17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 37 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.60% 12.13% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72 30 55
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bedford region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Bedford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bedford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 40 (74.07%) Presales
2 38 (70.37%) CheckPoint
3 37 (68.52%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (68.52%) Cisco
3 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
3 37 (68.52%) CCNP
4 36 (66.67%) LAN
4 36 (66.67%) WAN
5 33 (61.11%) MS Excel
6 30 (55.56%) CCDP
7 27 (50.00%) CCSE
7 27 (50.00%) Network Security
8 24 (44.44%) Wireshark
8 24 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
8 24 (44.44%) tcpdump
8 24 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (44.44%) OSPF
8 24 (44.44%) BGP
8 24 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (44.44%) TCP/IP
9 19 (35.19%) Load Balancing
10 18 (33.33%) Network Management
10 18 (33.33%) MS Visio
11 16 (29.63%) Data Centre
12 15 (27.78%) Finance
12 15 (27.78%) CCSA
13 14 (25.93%) MS Office
13 14 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (25.93%) Web Filtering
14 13 (24.07%) Information Governance

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.56%) IIS
1 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 14 (25.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (66.67%) LAN
1 36 (66.67%) WAN
2 27 (50.00%) Network Security
3 24 (44.44%) BGP
3 24 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (44.44%) OSPF
3 24 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
3 24 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 24 (44.44%) tcpdump
3 24 (44.44%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.85%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Selenium
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) Technical Leader
3 14 (25.93%) Network Consultant
4 13 (24.07%) Security Consultant
5 8 (14.81%) Compliance Consultant
5 8 (14.81%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
8 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Network Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Network Security Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Security Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
1 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Presales
2 24 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (35.19%) Load Balancing
4 18 (33.33%) Network Management
5 14 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (25.93%) Web Filtering
6 13 (24.07%) Coaching
6 13 (24.07%) Data Security
6 13 (24.07%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (24.07%) Information Governance
6 13 (24.07%) Information Security
6 13 (24.07%) Risk Management
6 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (22.22%) People Management
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (14.81%) Time Management
10 6 (11.11%) Change Management
11 2 (3.70%) DevOps
11 2 (3.70%) Identity Management
12 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (68.52%) CCNP
1 37 (68.52%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (55.56%) CCDP
3 27 (50.00%) CCSE
4 15 (27.78%) CCSA
5 13 (24.07%) CISA
5 13 (24.07%) CISM
5 13 (24.07%) CISSP
5 13 (24.07%) PCI QSA
6 10 (18.52%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.70%) CCNA
8 1 (1.85%) CCIP
8 1 (1.85%) CCSP
8 1 (1.85%) MCP
8 1 (1.85%) MCSA
8 1 (1.85%) MCSE
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) CheckPoint
2 37 (68.52%) Cisco
2 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.81%) F5
4 3 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) Dell
5 2 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago