The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.69% 3.85% 6.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.68% 22.15% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 66
Median salary £47,500 £51,250 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +35.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,400 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Firewall
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 158 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.93% 17.40% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 82 135 224
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +11 10 £38,750 -26.19% 2
Luton -6 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Dunstable +23 3 £19,000 -62.92%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 54 (72.97%) Cisco
2 37 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (48.65%) CCNP
4 32 (43.24%) F5
5 29 (39.19%) OSPF
6 28 (37.84%) Juniper
6 28 (37.84%) TCP/IP
6 28 (37.84%) Network Security
7 25 (33.78%) BGP
8 23 (31.08%) EIGRP
8 23 (31.08%) RIP
8 23 (31.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (31.08%) HSRP
9 22 (29.73%) Finance
10 21 (28.38%) VPN
11 19 (25.68%) SSL
11 19 (25.68%) Vulnerability Management
12 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
12 17 (22.97%) Wireless
13 16 (21.62%) VMware
14 15 (20.27%) Information Security
14 15 (20.27%) SNMP
14 15 (20.27%) ITIL
14 15 (20.27%) Threat Detection
15 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
15 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
15 14 (18.92%) HP
15 14 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (16.22%) IPsec
16 12 (16.22%) Risk Assessment

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (4.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.19%) OSPF
2 28 (37.84%) Network Security
2 28 (37.84%) TCP/IP
3 25 (33.78%) BGP
4 23 (31.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (31.08%) EIGRP
4 23 (31.08%) HSRP
4 23 (31.08%) RIP
5 21 (28.38%) VPN
6 19 (25.68%) SSL
7 17 (22.97%) Wireless
8 15 (20.27%) SNMP
9 12 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (16.22%) IPsec
9 12 (16.22%) SSH
9 12 (16.22%) WAN
10 11 (14.86%) VoIP
11 10 (13.51%) LAN
12 7 (9.46%) DWDM
12 7 (9.46%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Network Specialist
2 17 (22.97%) Analyst
2 17 (22.97%) Network Engineer
3 15 (20.27%) Security Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Consultant
4 12 (16.22%) Network Consultant
4 12 (16.22%) Network Security Specialist
4 12 (16.22%) Security Specialist
5 10 (13.51%) Architect
5 10 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Consultant
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Specialist
6 9 (12.16%) Juniper Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Security Analyst
6 9 (12.16%) Support Analyst
7 8 (10.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.70%) Flash
2 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.22%) Virtual Team
3 9 (12.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (10.81%) PKI
5 7 (9.46%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (6.76%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (6.76%) Driving Licence
7 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.70%) EPoS
8 2 (2.70%) Fintech
9 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Solaris
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (20.27%) Information Security
2 15 (20.27%) ITIL
2 15 (20.27%) Threat Detection
3 14 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (14.86%) High Availability
6 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
6 10 (13.51%) Network Management
6 10 (13.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 9 (12.16%) DDoS Mitigation
8 8 (10.81%) Data Security
8 8 (10.81%) Presales
9 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.11%) SIEM
10 5 (6.76%) Change Management
10 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.76%) Project Planning
10 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.70%) VBScript
3 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (48.65%) CCNP
3 11 (14.86%) Degree
4 10 (13.51%) CISSP
5 9 (12.16%) CCDP
6 6 (8.11%) CCSA
6 6 (8.11%) CISA
6 6 (8.11%) CISM
7 5 (6.76%) CCSE
8 3 (4.05%) CEH
8 3 (4.05%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (4.05%) CSSLP
8 3 (4.05%) GIAC
8 3 (4.05%) SANS
8 3 (4.05%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (4.05%) SSCP
9 2 (2.70%) CCNA
10 1 (1.35%) CCIE
10 1 (1.35%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.05%) GPG13
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) Snort
3 3 (4.05%) vSphere
4 2 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) HP NNM
2 3 (4.05%) Nessus
2 3 (4.05%) QRadar
2 3 (4.05%) RSA enVision
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) Simpana
4 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (72.97%) Cisco
2 32 (43.24%) F5
3 28 (37.84%) Juniper
4 16 (21.62%) VMware
5 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
5 14 (18.92%) HP
5 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 11 (14.86%) Citrix
6 11 (14.86%) Qualys
7 10 (13.51%) Oracle
8 5 (6.76%) 3Com
8 5 (6.76%) BT
8 5 (6.76%) CA
8 5 (6.76%) Intel Security
9 4 (5.41%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.05%) ArcSight
10 3 (4.05%) FireEye
10 3 (4.05%) LogRhythm
10 3 (4.05%) Rapid7
10 3 (4.05%) Splunk
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: 3 days ago