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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 44 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 45 60 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.30% 6.01% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.43% 39.47% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 44
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,550 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
127 152 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.96% 15.22% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 100 137 164
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +8 20 £55,000 +7.31% 2
Luton -17 8 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Dunstable +8 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 62 (78.48%) Cisco
2 55 (69.62%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (63.29%) CCNP
4 40 (50.63%) OSPF
5 37 (46.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 36 (45.57%) BGP
7 35 (44.30%) Network Security
8 32 (40.51%) F5
8 32 (40.51%) WAN
9 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
9 30 (37.97%) LAN
9 30 (37.97%) CheckPoint
10 26 (32.91%) Wireless
11 24 (30.38%) Juniper
11 24 (30.38%) Data Centre
12 23 (29.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (29.11%) Network Management
13 22 (27.85%) CCSA
14 21 (26.58%) CCSE
14 21 (26.58%) Spanning Tree
15 20 (25.32%) HP
15 20 (25.32%) VPN
16 19 (24.05%) RIP
16 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
16 19 (24.05%) EIGRP
16 19 (24.05%) HSRP
17 18 (22.78%) CCDP
17 18 (22.78%) VoIP
18 16 (20.25%) Finance
18 16 (20.25%) MS Visio

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 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Visio
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
3 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.63%) OSPF
2 37 (46.84%) Cisco Nexus
3 36 (45.57%) BGP
4 35 (44.30%) Network Security
5 32 (40.51%) WAN
6 30 (37.97%) LAN
6 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
7 26 (32.91%) Wireless
8 21 (26.58%) Spanning Tree
9 20 (25.32%) VPN
10 19 (24.05%) EIGRP
10 19 (24.05%) HSRP
10 19 (24.05%) RIP
11 18 (22.78%) VoIP
12 15 (18.99%) SSL
13 11 (13.92%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (12.66%) DWDM
14 10 (12.66%) MPLS
14 10 (12.66%) VRRP
15 9 (11.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Network Engineer
2 22 (27.85%) Security Engineer
3 21 (26.58%) Consultant
3 21 (26.58%) Network Consultant
3 21 (26.58%) Network Specialist
4 17 (21.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (20.25%) Analyst
6 15 (18.99%) Network Security Consultant
6 15 (18.99%) Network Support
6 15 (18.99%) Security Consultant
7 11 (13.92%) Network Support Specialist
7 11 (13.92%) Support Specialist
8 9 (11.39%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Support Analyst
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco Specialist
9 8 (10.13%) Network Analyst
10 7 (8.86%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.53%) Flash
2 2 (2.53%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.86%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (8.86%) Driving Licence
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) PKI
4 5 (6.33%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.53%) EPoS
6 2 (2.53%) Fintech
6 2 (2.53%) Replication
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
1 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (29.11%) Network Management
2 16 (20.25%) ITIL
3 12 (15.19%) High Availability
3 12 (15.19%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (13.92%) Load Balancing
5 10 (12.66%) Presales
6 8 (10.13%) Data Protection
6 8 (10.13%) Information Security
6 8 (10.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (7.59%) Change Management
7 6 (7.59%) Threat Detection
8 5 (6.33%) Change Control
8 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.33%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (6.33%) Service Design
9 4 (5.06%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.06%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) VBScript
3 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (69.62%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (63.29%) CCNP
3 22 (27.85%) CCSA
4 21 (26.58%) CCSE
5 18 (22.78%) CCDP
6 6 (7.59%) CCNA
7 5 (6.33%) CCIE
7 5 (6.33%) CISSP
8 4 (5.06%) CISA
8 4 (5.06%) CISM
8 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.80%) CEH
9 3 (3.80%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.80%) CSSLP
9 3 (3.80%) Degree
9 3 (3.80%) GIAC
9 3 (3.80%) MCSA
9 3 (3.80%) SANS
9 3 (3.80%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (3.80%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 7 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.80%) vSphere
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.53%) XenApp
5 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Snort
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) HP NNM
2 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) Simpana
4 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.27%) Nessus
4 1 (1.27%) QRadar
4 1 (1.27%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 62 (78.48%) Cisco
2 32 (40.51%) F5
3 30 (37.97%) CheckPoint
4 24 (30.38%) Juniper
5 20 (25.32%) HP
6 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.19%) VMware
8 7 (8.86%) 3Com
8 7 (8.86%) CA
9 6 (7.59%) Qualys
9 6 (7.59%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.33%) BT
10 5 (6.33%) Citrix
11 3 (3.80%) Avaya
11 3 (3.80%) Intel Security
11 3 (3.80%) Mitel
11 3 (3.80%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.53%) CommVault
12 2 (2.53%) EMC
12 2 (2.53%) FalconStor
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