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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 19 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 371 504 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.05% 8.35% 7.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.93% 34.01% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 300 445 349
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1062 1482 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.91% 24.55% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 741 1181 1062
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 7 December 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 7 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
Reading 0 155 £46,250 -2.63% 11
Maidenhead -1 37 £60,000 -7.69%
Slough +5 35 £38,000 -36.66% 3
Bracknell -6 34 £51,250 +20.58%
Windsor +16 16 £77,500 +40.90%
Newbury +12 8 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Wokingham - 2 £40,250 -
Thatcham - 1 £31,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 399 (53.06%) Cisco
2 330 (43.88%) Windows
3 269 (35.77%) Linux
4 239 (31.78%) TCP/IP
5 222 (29.52%) Cisco Certification
6 188 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 169 (22.47%) VMware
8 165 (21.94%) Active Directory
9 163 (21.68%) Juniper
9 163 (21.68%) CCNP
10 142 (18.88%) VPN
11 136 (18.09%) F5
12 133 (17.69%) LAN
13 132 (17.55%) WAN
14 131 (17.42%) Network Security
15 129 (17.15%) Windows Server
16 128 (17.02%) Network Design
17 127 (16.89%) SQL Server
18 121 (16.09%) Unix
19 117 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
20 116 (15.43%) ITIL
21 114 (15.16%) CCNA
21 114 (15.16%) VMware Infrastructure
22 109 (14.49%) Palo Alto
23 106 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
24 105 (13.96%) MPLS
25 103 (13.70%) Microsoft
26 95 (12.63%) DNS
27 93 (12.37%) Finance
28 92 (12.23%) Cisco Nexus

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 61 (8.11%) IIS
2 52 (6.91%) Apache
3 49 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 47 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 43 (5.72%) Tomcat
6 36 (4.79%) WebSphere
7 33 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (2.93%) JBoss
9 20 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
9 20 (2.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 18 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (2.13%) CMS
12 15 (1.99%) nginx
13 12 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (1.46%) IBM Notes
14 11 (1.46%) Skype for Business
15 8 (1.06%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 70 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.05%) MS Office
3 29 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Infor M3
1 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (8.24%) Office 365
2 61 (8.11%) SaaS
3 33 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.46%) IaaS
6 6 (0.80%) PaaS
7 5 (0.66%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 239 (31.78%) TCP/IP
2 142 (18.88%) VPN
3 133 (17.69%) LAN
4 132 (17.55%) WAN
5 131 (17.42%) Network Security
6 117 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
7 105 (13.96%) MPLS
8 95 (12.63%) DNS
9 92 (12.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 84 (11.17%) Wireless
11 83 (11.04%) BGP
12 70 (9.31%) SAN
13 62 (8.24%) OSPF
14 60 (7.98%) Internet
15 55 (7.31%) Intrusion Detection
16 42 (5.59%) SSL
17 39 (5.19%) VLAN
18 38 (5.05%) HTTP
19 34 (4.52%) BIG-IP
20 33 (4.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.12%) MySQL
3 30 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.66%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.26%) Big Data
7 15 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.60%) InfluxDB
9 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.66%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.27%) DB2
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (1.86%) Gatling
1 14 (1.86%) JMeter
1 14 (1.86%) LoadRunner
1 14 (1.86%) Selenium
1 14 (1.86%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.60%) TestNG
3 7 (0.93%) JIRA
4 2 (0.27%) Ant
5 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 93 (12.37%) Finance
2 86 (11.44%) Telecoms
3 42 (5.59%) German Language
4 28 (3.72%) Marketing
5 27 (3.59%) French Language
6 17 (2.26%) Games
7 15 (1.99%) Banking
8 11 (1.46%) Legal
8 11 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.33%) Retail
10 8 (1.06%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.93%) Portuguese Language
12 5 (0.66%) Back Office
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.27%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Advertising
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (24.73%) Network Engineer
2 143 (19.02%) Support Engineer
3 124 (16.49%) Security Engineer
4 79 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 75 (9.97%) Linux Engineer
6 69 (9.18%) Analyst
7 50 (6.65%) Applications Support
8 46 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
9 45 (5.98%) Architect
9 45 (5.98%) Senior Network Engineer
10 44 (5.85%) Network Security Engineer
11 43 (5.72%) Consultant
11 43 (5.72%) Juniper Engineer
12 40 (5.32%) Applications Engineer
12 40 (5.32%) Applications Support Engineer
12 40 (5.32%) Linux Support
13 37 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 36 (4.79%) Network Support
14 36 (4.79%) Security Analyst
15 35 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.19%) Middleware
2 36 (4.79%) Web Services
3 24 (3.19%) .NET
4 19 (2.53%) LAMP
5 18 (2.39%) HTML
5 18 (2.39%) Regular Expression
6 17 (2.26%) ZeroMQ
7 16 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 14 (1.86%) Ajax
9 7 (0.93%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.40%) CSS
10 3 (0.40%) ODBC
11 2 (0.27%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (0.27%) J2EE
12 1 (0.13%) CGI
12 1 (0.13%) WAP
12 1 (0.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.23%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.31%) PKI
3 48 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 45 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 28 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 23 (3.06%) Clustering
7 23 (3.06%) Cyberthreat
7 23 (3.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 23 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (2.53%) Driving Licence
9 17 (2.26%) Replication
10 15 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.73%) Cryptography
12 9 (1.20%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.20%) Xbox
13 7 (0.93%) e-Health
13 7 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.93%) Statistics
14 6 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 330 (43.88%) Windows
2 269 (35.77%) Linux
3 129 (17.15%) Windows Server
4 121 (16.09%) Unix
5 106 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (5.59%) Solaris
9 39 (5.19%) Windows 2000
10 33 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (3.32%) CentOS
12 23 (3.06%) Windows 7
13 11 (1.46%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.46%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.46%) Windows NT
14 10 (1.33%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.66%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.53%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.40%) Android
17 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (17.02%) Network Design
2 116 (15.43%) ITIL
3 92 (12.23%) Presales
4 85 (11.30%) SIEM
5 63 (8.38%) Information Security
6 51 (6.78%) Change Management
7 50 (6.65%) Network Monitoring
8 49 (6.52%) Security Operations
9 47 (6.25%) Load Balancing
10 43 (5.72%) Problem Management
11 42 (5.59%) Incident Management
12 41 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 41 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 40 (5.32%) Cybersecurity
14 36 (4.79%) Migration
14 36 (4.79%) Network Management
14 36 (4.79%) Risk Management
15 33 (4.39%) Analytics
16 31 (4.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 30 (3.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (11.44%) SQL
2 66 (8.78%) PowerShell
3 48 (6.38%) Perl
4 35 (4.65%) Java
5 32 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 27 (3.59%) Python
7 24 (3.19%) VB
8 19 (2.53%) JavaScript
9 18 (2.39%) C
10 11 (1.46%) Ruby
10 11 (1.46%) VBScript
11 7 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.53%) PHP
12 4 (0.53%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.13%) C#
14 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 222 (29.52%) Cisco Certification
2 163 (21.68%) CCNP
3 114 (15.16%) CCNA
4 78 (10.37%) CCIE
4 78 (10.37%) Degree
5 64 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 61 (8.11%) CISSP
7 57 (7.58%) MCSE
8 47 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 43 (5.72%) SC Cleared
10 34 (4.52%) CEH
11 33 (4.39%) CCIP
12 31 (4.12%) CISA
12 31 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 30 (3.99%) MCP
14 29 (3.86%) CCSP
15 23 (3.06%) CISM
16 20 (2.66%) CCSE
16 20 (2.66%) DV Cleared
17 17 (2.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.52%) SLA
2 26 (3.46%) PCI DSS
3 22 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.39%) QA
5 9 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.53%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.40%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.13%) COBIT
9 1 (0.13%) GPG13
9 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 165 (21.94%) Active Directory
2 114 (15.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (7.18%) Hyper-V
4 42 (5.59%) vSphere
5 19 (2.53%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.39%) Firmware
6 18 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (1.99%) ProxySG
7 15 (1.99%) XenApp
8 13 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (1.20%) Samba
12 5 (0.66%) vCloud
13 4 (0.53%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.53%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.53%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.53%) XenServer
14 3 (0.40%) KVM
14 3 (0.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (4.52%) Nessus
2 20 (2.66%) Puppet
3 18 (2.39%) OpenAM
4 17 (2.26%) WSUS
5 14 (1.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (1.86%) vMotion
6 12 (1.60%) FortiGate
7 11 (1.46%) Nmap
8 8 (1.06%) SCCM
9 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.66%) Endace
10 5 (0.66%) Graphite
11 4 (0.53%) Grafana
11 4 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.40%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.40%) Nagios
13 2 (0.27%) Ansible
13 2 (0.27%) Cisco CME
13 2 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 399 (53.06%) Cisco
2 188 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 169 (22.47%) VMware
4 163 (21.68%) Juniper
5 136 (18.09%) F5
6 109 (14.49%) Palo Alto
7 103 (13.70%) Microsoft
8 81 (10.77%) Oracle
9 61 (8.11%) Blue Coat
10 59 (7.85%) HP
11 50 (6.65%) Citrix
12 49 (6.52%) Red Hat
13 48 (6.38%) ArcSight
14 41 (5.45%) Sourcefire
15 38 (5.05%) Fortinet
15 38 (5.05%) IBM
16 35 (4.65%) Sun
17 32 (4.26%) Crossbeam
18 30 (3.99%) LogRhythm
19 24 (3.19%) Splunk
Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 5% company bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oury Clark
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cybercrowd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Amberjack
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension, cycle to w
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Ogden
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Private Health,
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago