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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 30 32 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.08% 3.29% 5.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.61% 17.30% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 63
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
98 185 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.32% 18.99% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 212
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Luton +11 5 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Dunstable +21 4 £41,750 -20.47%
Bedford +5 4 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 65 (77.38%) Cisco
2 40 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (46.43%) CCNP
4 35 (41.67%) F5
5 33 (39.29%) OSPF
6 32 (38.10%) Juniper
7 31 (36.90%) TCP/IP
8 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
8 29 (34.52%) BGP
8 29 (34.52%) Finance
9 28 (33.33%) Network Security
10 27 (32.14%) VMware
11 24 (28.57%) EIGRP
11 24 (28.57%) VPN
11 24 (28.57%) RIP
11 24 (28.57%) Windows
11 24 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (28.57%) HSRP
12 21 (25.00%) SSL
13 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (21.43%) Degree
15 17 (20.24%) Citrix
16 16 (19.05%) Data Security
16 16 (19.05%) Wireless
16 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
16 16 (19.05%) WAN
16 16 (19.05%) CheckPoint
16 16 (19.05%) LAN
16 16 (19.05%) Oracle
16 16 (19.05%) Unix

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 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 9 (10.71%) MS Office
3 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (39.29%) OSPF
2 31 (36.90%) TCP/IP
3 29 (34.52%) BGP
4 28 (33.33%) Network Security
5 24 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 24 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 24 (28.57%) HSRP
5 24 (28.57%) RIP
5 24 (28.57%) VPN
6 21 (25.00%) SSL
7 16 (19.05%) LAN
7 16 (19.05%) WAN
7 16 (19.05%) Wireless
8 15 (17.86%) SNMP
9 12 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (14.29%) IPsec
9 12 (14.29%) SSH
10 11 (13.10%) VoIP
11 9 (10.71%) VRRP
12 8 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 29 (34.52%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 14 (16.67%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Architect
1 18 (21.43%) Network Specialist
2 17 (20.24%) Network Engineer
3 15 (17.86%) Analyst
4 14 (16.67%) Consultant
4 14 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 14 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 12 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
5 12 (14.29%) Security Specialist
6 11 (13.10%) Security Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 9 (10.71%) Cisco Specialist
7 9 (10.71%) Juniper Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Security Analyst
8 8 (9.52%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 12 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 9 (10.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (8.33%) PKI
5 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.76%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.38%) EPoS
7 2 (2.38%) Fintech
7 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Unix
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.33%) Solaris
5 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.76%) Linux
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) Data Security
1 16 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (17.86%) Network Management
2 15 (17.86%) Threat Detection
3 14 (16.67%) ITIL
4 13 (15.48%) Information Security
5 12 (14.29%) High Availability
5 12 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (11.90%) TOGAF
7 9 (10.71%) Application Virtualisation
7 9 (10.71%) DDoS Mitigation
7 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 9 (10.71%) Presales
8 8 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.33%) Network Design
10 6 (7.14%) Change Management
10 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) C
1 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (46.43%) CCNP
3 18 (21.43%) Degree
4 11 (13.10%) CCDP
5 9 (10.71%) CISSP
6 5 (5.95%) CCSA
6 5 (5.95%) CCSE
6 5 (5.95%) CISA
6 5 (5.95%) CISM
7 3 (3.57%) CCNA
7 3 (3.57%) MCP
7 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.38%) CEH
8 2 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.38%) CSSLP
8 2 (2.38%) GIAC
8 2 (2.38%) MCDST
8 2 (2.38%) SANS
8 2 (2.38%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) GPG13
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.57%) Snort
4 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) HP NNM
2 4 (4.76%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.76%) WSUS
3 3 (3.57%) Nessus
3 3 (3.57%) QRadar
3 3 (3.57%) RSA enVision
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.38%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (77.38%) Cisco
2 35 (41.67%) F5
3 32 (38.10%) Juniper
4 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
5 27 (32.14%) VMware
6 17 (20.24%) Citrix
7 16 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 16 (19.05%) Oracle
8 12 (14.29%) HP
9 10 (11.90%) Qualys
10 5 (5.95%) Dell
10 5 (5.95%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.76%) 3Com
11 4 (4.76%) BT
11 4 (4.76%) Palo Alto
12 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
12 3 (3.57%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.57%) Sourcefire
12 3 (3.57%) Splunk
12 3 (3.57%) TippingPoint
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago