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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 26 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.07% 8.20% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 42.00% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 5
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
56 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.18% 19.53% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 20
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bedford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) WAN
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (59.26%) CCNP
4 16 (59.26%) LAN
4 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
4 16 (59.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 15 (55.56%) Network Security
6 13 (48.15%) CCSA
6 13 (48.15%) CCSE
6 13 (48.15%) OSPF
6 13 (48.15%) BGP
6 13 (48.15%) Spanning Tree
7 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
8 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (29.63%) Wireshark
9 8 (29.63%) tcpdump
9 8 (29.63%) CCDP
9 8 (29.63%) F5
10 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (25.93%) CA
10 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
10 7 (25.93%) Information Security
10 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft

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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) WAN
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
3 15 (55.56%) Network Security
4 13 (48.15%) BGP
4 13 (48.15%) OSPF
4 13 (48.15%) Spanning Tree
5 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
6 8 (29.63%) tcpdump
6 8 (29.63%) Wireshark
7 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (11.11%) H.323
9 3 (11.11%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) IPv4
9 3 (11.11%) ISDN
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Network Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Network Security Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Security Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) IT Security Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) IT Support
6 4 (14.81%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Flash
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
2 7 (25.93%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (22.22%) Network Management
4 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Computer Security
5 3 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Presales
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.41%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (59.26%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCSA
3 13 (48.15%) CCSE
4 8 (29.63%) CCDP
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE
5 3 (11.11%) CEH
5 3 (11.11%) CISA
5 3 (11.11%) CISM
5 3 (11.11%) CISSP
5 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (11.11%) CSSLP
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) GIAC
5 3 (11.11%) SANS
5 3 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (11.11%) SSCP
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
1 2 (7.41%) Simpana
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
3 8 (29.63%) F5
4 7 (25.93%) CA
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.11%) Mitel
6 3 (11.11%) Qualys
6 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) CommVault
7 2 (7.41%) FalconStor
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) VMware
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