The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 405 441 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.09% 8.56% 7.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.29% 32.47% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 334 306 295
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1116 1358 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.06% 26.36% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 864 874 1048
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Berkshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Reading +5 207 £50,000 +7.52% 8
Bracknell +10 62 £45,000 +34.32% 2
Maidenhead +9 45 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Slough +2 27 £52,500 +9.37% 4
Newbury -5 13 £45,000 - 1
Windsor +14 9 £75,000 +71.42% 1
Thatcham - 6 £56,250 - 1
Wokingham -16 2 £40,250 -12.50%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 501 (54.10%) Cisco
2 403 (43.52%) Windows
3 331 (35.75%) Linux
4 326 (35.21%) Cisco Certification
5 278 (30.02%) WAN
6 273 (29.48%) CheckPoint
7 266 (28.73%) VMware
8 264 (28.51%) TCP/IP
9 246 (26.57%) LAN
10 241 (26.03%) CCNP
11 240 (25.92%) F5
12 214 (23.11%) Juniper
13 200 (21.60%) Cisco ASA
14 192 (20.73%) Windows Server
15 190 (20.52%) Active Directory
16 184 (19.87%) CCNA
17 183 (19.76%) VPN
18 179 (19.33%) Microsoft
19 166 (17.93%) Data Centre
20 161 (17.39%) Network Security
21 148 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
22 147 (15.87%) Wireless
23 146 (15.77%) ITIL
24 145 (15.66%) SAN
25 143 (15.44%) DNS
26 138 (14.90%) MPLS
27 137 (14.79%) Unix
28 129 (13.93%) BGP
29 128 (13.82%) SQL Server
30 123 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 83 (8.96%) MS Exchange
2 67 (7.24%) Apache
3 60 (6.48%) IIS
3 60 (6.48%) JBoss
3 60 (6.48%) Tomcat
4 54 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (5.51%) WebSphere
6 44 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 41 (4.43%) WebLogic
8 38 (4.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 33 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
10 32 (3.46%) OpenStack
11 29 (3.13%) nginx
12 26 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (2.59%) Skype for Business
14 18 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
15 16 (1.73%) CMS
16 10 (1.08%) IBM Domino
17 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
18 5 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 109 (11.77%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.38%) MS Office
3 8 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 94 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.24%) SaaS
3 62 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (4.75%) Office 365
5 7 (0.76%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.22%) IaaS
7 2 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 278 (30.02%) WAN
2 264 (28.51%) TCP/IP
3 246 (26.57%) LAN
4 200 (21.60%) Cisco ASA
5 183 (19.76%) VPN
6 161 (17.39%) Network Security
7 147 (15.87%) Wireless
8 145 (15.66%) SAN
9 143 (15.44%) DNS
10 138 (14.90%) MPLS
11 129 (13.93%) BGP
12 119 (12.85%) Cisco Nexus
13 98 (10.58%) OSPF
14 82 (8.86%) Internet
15 71 (7.67%) VoIP
16 70 (7.56%) HTTP
17 68 (7.34%) Cisco PIX
17 68 (7.34%) SSL
18 63 (6.80%) DHCP
19 57 (6.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.94%) MySQL
3 49 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 26 (2.81%) Big Data
5 26 (2.81%) Hadoop
6 23 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 19 (2.05%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.51%) Selenium
3 13 (1.40%) Gatling
3 13 (1.40%) JMeter
3 13 (1.40%) LoadRunner
3 13 (1.40%) TestNG
3 13 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.76%) Burp Suite
4 7 (0.76%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.11%) Ant
6 1 (0.11%) Moq
6 1 (0.11%) NUnit
6 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 107 (11.56%) Finance
2 73 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 43 (4.64%) German Language
4 23 (2.48%) French Language
5 18 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.62%) Banking
6 15 (1.62%) Retail
7 10 (1.08%) Games
8 9 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.86%) Electronics
9 8 (0.86%) Marketing
10 6 (0.65%) Automotive
11 4 (0.43%) Publishing
12 3 (0.32%) Billing
12 3 (0.32%) Legal
12 3 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.22%) Advertising
13 2 (0.22%) Back Office
13 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 269 (29.05%) Network Engineer
2 172 (18.57%) Support Engineer
3 136 (14.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 131 (14.15%) Security Engineer
5 121 (13.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 88 (9.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 80 (8.64%) Analyst
8 75 (8.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 71 (7.67%) Consultant
10 62 (6.70%) Network Security Engineer
11 59 (6.37%) VMware Engineer
12 54 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
12 54 (5.83%) Network Support
12 54 (5.83%) Network Support Engineer
13 53 (5.72%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 51 (5.51%) Technical Engineer
14 51 (5.51%) Technical Support
15 49 (5.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
16 48 (5.18%) IT Engineer
17 47 (5.08%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (7.67%) Web Services
2 53 (5.72%) .NET
3 33 (3.56%) LAMP
3 33 (3.56%) Middleware
4 27 (2.92%) 802.1X
5 25 (2.70%) HTML
5 25 (2.70%) Regular Expression
6 24 (2.59%) ZeroMQ
7 15 (1.62%) ASP.NET
8 14 (1.51%) Ajax
9 8 (0.86%) XML
10 5 (0.54%) CSS
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (0.32%) POSIX
11 3 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.11%) CGI
12 1 (0.11%) EDIFACT
12 1 (0.11%) JSON
12 1 (0.11%) SOAP
12 1 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 166 (17.93%) Data Centre
2 57 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.54%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.46%) Replication
6 24 (2.59%) Private Cloud
7 21 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 21 (2.27%) Virtual Team
8 20 (2.16%) PKI
9 19 (2.05%) EMC VNX
9 19 (2.05%) Visualisation
10 17 (1.84%) Clustering
10 17 (1.84%) Statistics
11 13 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.76%) EqualLogic
14 7 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 403 (43.52%) Windows
2 331 (35.75%) Linux
3 192 (20.73%) Windows Server
4 137 (14.79%) Unix
5 123 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 112 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (5.18%) Solaris
10 40 (4.32%) Windows 2000
11 38 (4.10%) CentOS
12 17 (1.84%) Windows 7
13 16 (1.73%) Windows NT
14 9 (0.97%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.86%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.32%) Android
18 3 (0.32%) Debian
19 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (15.77%) ITIL
2 89 (9.61%) Presales
3 76 (8.21%) Load Balancing
4 72 (7.78%) SIEM
5 68 (7.34%) Network Monitoring
6 62 (6.70%) Information Security
6 62 (6.70%) Network Design
7 57 (6.16%) Migration
8 44 (4.75%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (4.64%) Cybersecurity
9 43 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (4.43%) Service Delivery
11 39 (4.21%) DevOps
11 39 (4.21%) Project Management
12 36 (3.89%) Network Management
12 36 (3.89%) Web Operations
13 33 (3.56%) Scrum
14 29 (3.13%) Network Architecture
15 28 (3.02%) Network Planning
16 27 (2.92%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (11.77%) SQL
2 98 (10.58%) Perl
3 93 (10.04%) PowerShell
4 51 (5.51%) Python
5 43 (4.64%) Ruby
6 35 (3.78%) Bash Shell
7 34 (3.67%) Java
8 28 (3.02%) C
9 19 (2.05%) JavaScript
10 15 (1.62%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.51%) VB
12 13 (1.40%) VBScript
13 10 (1.08%) PHP
14 3 (0.32%) C++
15 2 (0.22%) Google Apps Script
15 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 326 (35.21%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (26.03%) CCNP
3 184 (19.87%) CCNA
4 103 (11.12%) CCIE
5 96 (10.37%) Degree
6 71 (7.67%) CISSP
7 67 (7.24%) Security Cleared
8 60 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 53 (5.72%) SC Cleared
10 42 (4.54%) MCSE
11 40 (4.32%) CEH
12 33 (3.56%) CCSE
12 33 (3.56%) CCSP
13 31 (3.35%) CCSA
13 31 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (2.92%) CCIP
15 20 (2.16%) CISM
16 19 (2.05%) MCITP
17 18 (1.94%) SANS
18 15 (1.62%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.13%) SLA
2 33 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 23 (2.48%) QA
5 13 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.43%) COBIT
6 4 (0.43%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.32%) GPG13
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.22%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.11%) FISMA
System Software
1 190 (20.52%) Active Directory
2 148 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (9.61%) Hyper-V
4 72 (7.78%) vSphere
5 55 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (4.43%) Oracle RAC
7 36 (3.89%) VMware ESX
8 21 (2.27%) XenApp
9 20 (2.16%) Docker
10 16 (1.73%) Firmware
11 12 (1.30%) XenServer
12 9 (0.97%) NFS
12 9 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (0.97%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.76%) Snort
13 7 (0.76%) Squid
14 6 (0.65%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.65%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 59 (6.37%) SCCM
2 53 (5.72%) Puppet
3 33 (3.56%) OpenAM
4 25 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (2.38%) SCOM
6 20 (2.16%) WSUS
7 18 (1.94%) SCVMM
8 17 (1.84%) Nessus
9 16 (1.73%) Nmap
10 14 (1.51%) Backup Exec
10 14 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (1.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 12 (1.30%) Nagios
13 9 (0.97%) Cacti
13 9 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
14 7 (0.76%) QRadar
15 6 (0.65%) RSA Archer
15 6 (0.65%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 501 (54.10%) Cisco
2 273 (29.48%) CheckPoint
3 266 (28.73%) VMware
4 240 (25.92%) F5
5 214 (23.11%) Juniper
6 179 (19.33%) Microsoft
7 108 (11.66%) Red Hat
8 104 (11.23%) Palo Alto
9 101 (10.91%) Oracle
10 66 (7.13%) Citrix
11 61 (6.59%) HP
12 49 (5.29%) Blue Coat
13 44 (4.75%) Sun
14 40 (4.32%) Fortinet
15 36 (3.89%) EMC
16 34 (3.67%) Aruba
17 24 (2.59%) NetScout
18 22 (2.38%) Sourcefire
19 20 (2.16%) Forcepoint
20 19 (2.05%) Veeam
Berkshire
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Fulls Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Easy commute from Reading, Maidenhead. Uxbridge
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 13 days ago
Easy commute from Reading, Maidenhead. Uxbridge
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Please quote
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago