The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.04% 4.53% 7.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 35.29% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 21
Median salary £38,750 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
24 34 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.90% 12.83% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 58
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £49,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
1 9 (52.94%) Network Security
2 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (41.18%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
3 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (35.29%) F5
4 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (35.29%) CCNP
4 6 (35.29%) CCDP
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (29.41%) CA
5 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) CCSA
6 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
6 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (23.53%) CCSE
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) OSPF
6 4 (23.53%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) SSCP
7 3 (17.65%) CISSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Network Security
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
5 4 (23.53%) OSPF
5 4 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
6 3 (17.65%) tcpdump
6 3 (17.65%) Wireshark
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Network Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) IT Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Flash
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 7 (41.18%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Security
3 3 (17.65%) Information Governance
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCDP
1 6 (35.29%) CCNP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCSA
2 4 (23.53%) CCSE
3 3 (17.65%) CEH
3 3 (17.65%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) CISM
3 3 (17.65%) CISSP
3 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (17.65%) CSSLP
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) GIAC
3 3 (17.65%) SANS
3 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (17.65%) SSCP
4 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) F5
3 5 (29.41%) CA
3 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Qualys
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) CommVault
6 2 (11.76%) FalconStor
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: Yesterday