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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Berkshire
Rank 18 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 303 562 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.66% 11.05% 7.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.41% 42.19% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 222 479 306
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
810 1332 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.16% 26.18% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 601 1084 1026
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -9 114 £50,000 - 11
Slough +31 43 £48,750 +35.41% 1
Bracknell -16 40 £50,000 +7.52% 3
Maidenhead -24 24 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Newbury +7 13 £55,000 +15.18% 1
Windsor +6 11 £77,500 +121.42%
Wokingham +10 5 £35,500 +7.57% 2
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 353 (53.16%) Cisco
2 283 (42.62%) Windows
3 218 (32.83%) Linux
4 197 (29.67%) TCP/IP
5 191 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
6 164 (24.70%) CheckPoint
7 161 (24.25%) Juniper
8 155 (23.34%) VMware
9 140 (21.08%) VPN
10 138 (20.78%) CCNP
11 134 (20.18%) Active Directory
12 128 (19.28%) Network Design
13 122 (18.37%) Network Security
14 121 (18.22%) WAN
15 119 (17.92%) LAN
16 113 (17.02%) Unix
17 111 (16.72%) Cisco ASA
18 106 (15.96%) Palo Alto
19 105 (15.81%) Microsoft
20 104 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
21 102 (15.36%) SQL Server
22 101 (15.21%) Windows Server
23 99 (14.91%) ITIL
24 98 (14.76%) F5
24 98 (14.76%) Data Centre
25 87 (13.10%) CCIE
25 87 (13.10%) MPLS
26 86 (12.95%) Information Security
27 84 (12.65%) CCNA
28 83 (12.50%) 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 46 (6.93%) IIS
2 39 (5.87%) MS Exchange
3 38 (5.72%) WebLogic
4 37 (5.57%) Apache
5 34 (5.12%) Tomcat
6 27 (4.07%) WebSphere
7 24 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.11%) IBM Notes
8 14 (2.11%) JBoss
9 12 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 12 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (1.66%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.20%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.75%) CMS
13 4 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.87%) MS Office
3 32 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (2.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.53%) SaaS
2 49 (7.38%) Office 365
3 28 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (2.71%) IaaS
6 12 (1.81%) PaaS
7 10 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.75%) Oracle CX
9 3 (0.45%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.45%) Yammer
10 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.15%) G Suite
11 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 197 (29.67%) TCP/IP
2 140 (21.08%) VPN
3 122 (18.37%) Network Security
4 121 (18.22%) WAN
5 119 (17.92%) LAN
6 111 (16.72%) Cisco ASA
7 87 (13.10%) MPLS
8 81 (12.20%) DNS
9 76 (11.45%) Wireless
10 73 (10.99%) Intrusion Detection
11 64 (9.64%) BGP
12 61 (9.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 56 (8.43%) SAN
14 51 (7.68%) OSPF
15 48 (7.23%) SSL
16 41 (6.17%) Internet
17 34 (5.12%) DHCP
18 33 (4.97%) HTTP
19 30 (4.52%) VoIP
20 27 (4.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (3.92%) MySQL
4 14 (2.11%) InfluxDB
5 12 (1.81%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.20%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.75%) DB2
8 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.45%) Big Data
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.30%) Informix
10 2 (0.30%) MaxDB
10 2 (0.30%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (1.66%) JIRA
2 7 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.75%) WinDbg
4 3 (0.45%) Gatling
4 3 (0.45%) JMeter
4 3 (0.45%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.45%) Selenium
4 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.30%) TestNG
5 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (8.73%) Finance
2 45 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.37%) German Language
4 23 (3.46%) Marketing
5 20 (3.01%) Legal
6 18 (2.71%) Retail
7 15 (2.26%) French Language
8 9 (1.36%) Spanish Language
9 8 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
10 6 (0.90%) Back Office
10 6 (0.90%) Games
11 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.30%) Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (25.15%) Network Engineer
2 114 (17.17%) Support Engineer
3 105 (15.81%) Security Engineer
4 65 (9.79%) Analyst
5 56 (8.43%) Architect
6 53 (7.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 53 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 52 (7.83%) Senior Security Engineer
8 49 (7.38%) Juniper Engineer
9 39 (5.87%) Linux Engineer
10 36 (5.42%) Consultant
10 36 (5.42%) Senior Network Engineer
11 34 (5.12%) Network Support
12 32 (4.82%) Technical Support
13 31 (4.67%) Security Analyst
14 30 (4.52%) Network Support Engineer
14 30 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
15 28 (4.22%) Applications Support
15 28 (4.22%) IT Engineer
15 28 (4.22%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.17%) Middleware
2 25 (3.77%) Web Services
3 15 (2.26%) .NET
4 14 (2.11%) LAMP
5 13 (1.96%) Regular Expression
6 8 (1.20%) HTML
7 7 (1.05%) 802.1X
8 6 (0.90%) Ajax
9 4 (0.60%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.60%) CSS
10 3 (0.45%) J2EE
11 2 (0.30%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (0.15%) POSIX
12 1 (0.15%) WAP
12 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.76%) Data Centre
2 48 (7.23%) Security Operations Centre
3 45 (6.78%) PKI
4 38 (5.72%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 32 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (4.37%) Driving Licence
8 25 (3.77%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.41%) iPad
10 15 (2.26%) Clustering
11 13 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (1.81%) Replication
13 10 (1.51%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.20%) e-Health
14 8 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
16 4 (0.60%) iSeries
16 4 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
17 3 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 283 (42.62%) Windows
2 218 (32.83%) Linux
3 113 (17.02%) Unix
4 101 (15.21%) Windows Server
5 83 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (5.72%) Solaris
9 31 (4.67%) Windows 2000
10 16 (2.41%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.81%) CentOS
11 12 (1.81%) Mac OS
11 12 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (1.81%) Windows NT
12 11 (1.66%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.90%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (19.28%) Network Design
2 99 (14.91%) ITIL
3 86 (12.95%) Information Security
4 69 (10.39%) Security Operations
5 63 (9.49%) SIEM
6 61 (9.19%) Kalman Filter
7 57 (8.58%) Presales
7 57 (8.58%) Risk Management
8 50 (7.53%) Network Monitoring
9 49 (7.38%) Change Management
10 42 (6.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 39 (5.87%) High Availability
11 39 (5.87%) Mentoring
12 36 (5.42%) Load Balancing
12 36 (5.42%) Migration
12 36 (5.42%) Project Management
13 34 (5.12%) Cybersecurity
13 34 (5.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 34 (5.12%) Incident Management
14 33 (4.97%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (11.90%) SQL
2 66 (9.94%) PowerShell
3 39 (5.87%) Bash Shell
4 26 (3.92%) Python
5 25 (3.77%) Java
6 20 (3.01%) Perl
7 18 (2.71%) VB
8 12 (1.81%) C
9 9 (1.36%) PHP
9 9 (1.36%) Ruby
9 9 (1.36%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.05%) VBScript
11 6 (0.90%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.75%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.60%) C++
14 3 (0.45%) C#
15 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 191 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (20.78%) CCNP
3 87 (13.10%) CCIE
4 84 (12.65%) CCNA
5 66 (9.94%) Degree
6 65 (9.79%) CISSP
7 50 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (6.63%) CCSP
9 41 (6.17%) MCSE
10 38 (5.72%) CCIP
11 34 (5.12%) CEH
12 32 (4.82%) CISA
13 30 (4.52%) CISM
14 29 (4.37%) Security Cleared
15 27 (4.07%) SC Cleared
16 25 (3.77%) DV Cleared
16 25 (3.77%) JNCIS
17 24 (3.61%) CCSE
18 20 (3.01%) CCDP
19 19 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.38%) SLA
2 20 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.71%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.20%) QA
5 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 134 (20.18%) Active Directory
2 104 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 34 (5.12%) VMware ESX
5 29 (4.37%) vSphere
6 26 (3.92%) ProxySG
7 10 (1.51%) Samba
8 9 (1.36%) KVM
8 9 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.90%) Firmware
12 5 (0.75%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.30%) Snort
13 2 (0.30%) XenApp
14 1 (0.15%) vCloud
14 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (4.22%) Nessus
2 27 (4.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 20 (3.01%) vMotion
4 16 (2.41%) Puppet
5 11 (1.66%) Endace
5 11 (1.66%) FortiGate
5 11 (1.66%) Graphite
5 11 (1.66%) WSUS
6 9 (1.36%) OpenAM
7 6 (0.90%) Ansible
7 6 (0.90%) Grafana
8 5 (0.75%) Nmap
9 4 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.45%) Kibana
10 3 (0.45%) Nagios
10 3 (0.45%) SCCM
10 3 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 353 (53.16%) Cisco
2 164 (24.70%) CheckPoint
3 161 (24.25%) Juniper
4 155 (23.34%) VMware
5 106 (15.96%) Palo Alto
6 105 (15.81%) Microsoft
7 98 (14.76%) F5
8 70 (10.54%) Blue Coat
9 68 (10.24%) HP
10 64 (9.64%) Oracle
11 51 (7.68%) Sourcefire
12 43 (6.48%) Fortinet
13 42 (6.33%) ArcSight
13 42 (6.33%) Imperva
14 31 (4.67%) Crossbeam
15 27 (4.07%) IBM
15 27 (4.07%) LogRhythm
15 27 (4.07%) Splunk
16 25 (3.77%) Dell
17 24 (3.61%) Red Hat
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Security (UK) Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000- 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: From £34k + up to 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 14 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago