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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Berkshire
Rank 18 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 319 547 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.74% 10.26% 7.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.29% 39.93% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 246 472 319
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
879 1370 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.08% 25.70% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 636 1090 1038
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £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 20 January 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 January 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 -7 122 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Slough +17 40 £42,500 -19.04% 6
Bracknell -8 34 £40,000 -8.04% 2
Maidenhead -14 34 £60,000 - 2
Windsor +17 18 £77,500 +40.90%
Newbury +5 10 £52,500 +9.94% 2
Wokingham - 4 £36,500 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 373 (53.21%) Cisco
2 297 (42.37%) Windows
3 236 (33.67%) Linux
4 219 (31.24%) TCP/IP
5 205 (29.24%) Cisco Certification
6 172 (24.54%) CheckPoint
7 162 (23.11%) VMware
7 162 (23.11%) Juniper
8 153 (21.83%) CCNP
9 144 (20.54%) Active Directory
10 137 (19.54%) VPN
11 131 (18.69%) Network Design
12 127 (18.12%) WAN
13 125 (17.83%) LAN
14 119 (16.98%) Network Security
15 118 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
16 117 (16.69%) SQL Server
17 112 (15.98%) Unix
18 111 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 107 (15.26%) Windows Server
19 107 (15.26%) ITIL
20 103 (14.69%) F5
21 102 (14.55%) Palo Alto
22 98 (13.98%) Microsoft
22 98 (13.98%) Data Centre
23 97 (13.84%) CCNA
23 97 (13.84%) MPLS
24 92 (13.12%) CCIE
25 89 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
26 88 (12.55%) DNS

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 56 (7.99%) IIS
2 47 (6.70%) Apache
3 44 (6.28%) WebLogic
4 39 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 36 (5.14%) MS Exchange
6 33 (4.71%) WebSphere
7 23 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.71%) JBoss
9 17 (2.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 15 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.71%) IBM Notes
11 12 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (1.43%) CMS
12 10 (1.43%) Skype for Business
13 8 (1.14%) SharePoint
14 7 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 76 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.85%) MS Office
3 35 (4.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.70%) SaaS
2 48 (6.85%) Office 365
3 29 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (2.28%) IaaS
6 11 (1.57%) PaaS
7 7 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.71%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.29%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 219 (31.24%) TCP/IP
2 137 (19.54%) VPN
3 127 (18.12%) WAN
4 125 (17.83%) LAN
5 119 (16.98%) Network Security
6 118 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
7 97 (13.84%) MPLS
8 88 (12.55%) DNS
9 80 (11.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 77 (10.98%) Wireless
11 76 (10.84%) BGP
12 65 (9.27%) SAN
13 64 (9.13%) Intrusion Detection
14 60 (8.56%) OSPF
15 51 (7.28%) Internet
16 37 (5.28%) SSL
17 32 (4.56%) VLAN
18 31 (4.42%) HTTP
19 30 (4.28%) DHCP
19 30 (4.28%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.14%) MySQL
2 29 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.43%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.00%) InfluxDB
6 12 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.71%) DB2
11 4 (0.57%) Big Data
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.28%) Gatling
1 9 (1.28%) JMeter
1 9 (1.28%) LoadRunner
1 9 (1.28%) Selenium
1 9 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.14%) JIRA
3 7 (1.00%) TestNG
4 5 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.57%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.14%) Ant
6 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
General
1 70 (9.99%) Finance
2 63 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.71%) German Language
4 31 (4.42%) Marketing
5 18 (2.57%) Legal
5 18 (2.57%) Retail
6 16 (2.28%) French Language
7 8 (1.14%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.00%) Games
8 7 (1.00%) Portuguese Language
9 6 (0.86%) Back Office
10 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.43%) Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (23.82%) Network Engineer
2 131 (18.69%) Support Engineer
3 99 (14.12%) Security Engineer
4 70 (9.99%) Analyst
5 62 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 58 (8.27%) Linux Engineer
7 49 (6.99%) Architect
8 46 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
9 42 (5.99%) Juniper Engineer
9 42 (5.99%) Senior Security Engineer
10 40 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
11 39 (5.56%) Consultant
12 38 (5.42%) Network Support
13 37 (5.28%) Applications Support
14 35 (4.99%) Security Analyst
15 34 (4.85%) Linux Support
15 34 (4.85%) Network Support Engineer
16 33 (4.71%) Cloud Engineer
16 33 (4.71%) IP Engineer
17 31 (4.42%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (6.13%) Middleware
2 29 (4.14%) Web Services
3 17 (2.43%) .NET
3 17 (2.43%) LAMP
4 12 (1.71%) Regular Expression
5 11 (1.57%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.57%) HTML
6 9 (1.28%) Ajax
7 8 (1.14%) 802.1X
8 4 (0.57%) J2EE
9 3 (0.43%) CSS
9 3 (0.43%) ODBC
10 2 (0.29%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (0.14%) CGI
11 1 (0.14%) WAP
11 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (13.98%) Data Centre
2 47 (6.70%) PKI
3 44 (6.28%) Computer Science
4 43 (6.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 36 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (4.28%) Management Information System
7 25 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 24 (3.42%) Driving Licence
9 21 (3.00%) Clustering
10 17 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (2.14%) Cyberthreat
12 14 (2.00%) iPad
12 14 (2.00%) Replication
13 12 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (1.28%) Cryptography
15 9 (1.28%) EMC VNX
16 8 (1.14%) e-Health
17 7 (1.00%) Statistics
18 5 (0.71%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 297 (42.37%) Windows
2 236 (33.67%) Linux
3 112 (15.98%) Unix
4 107 (15.26%) Windows Server
5 89 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (7.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (7.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (5.71%) Solaris
9 33 (4.71%) Windows 2000
10 23 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (2.28%) Windows 7
12 13 (1.85%) CentOS
13 11 (1.57%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.57%) Windows NT
14 10 (1.43%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.71%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.71%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (18.69%) Network Design
2 107 (15.26%) ITIL
3 77 (10.98%) Information Security
4 73 (10.41%) Presales
5 69 (9.84%) SIEM
6 64 (9.13%) Security Operations
7 52 (7.42%) Network Monitoring
8 51 (7.28%) Change Management
9 49 (6.99%) Risk Management
10 45 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
11 44 (6.28%) Mentoring
12 41 (5.85%) Incident Management
12 41 (5.85%) Load Balancing
13 39 (5.56%) Migration
13 39 (5.56%) Problem Management
14 37 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 36 (5.14%) Network Management
16 35 (4.99%) High Availability
17 33 (4.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 32 (4.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (11.55%) SQL
2 64 (9.13%) PowerShell
3 33 (4.71%) Bash Shell
3 33 (4.71%) Perl
4 31 (4.42%) Java
5 26 (3.71%) Python
6 19 (2.71%) VB
7 16 (2.28%) C
8 12 (1.71%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.57%) Ruby
10 10 (1.43%) VBScript
11 9 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.71%) PHP
13 4 (0.57%) C++
13 4 (0.57%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.29%) C#
15 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 205 (29.24%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (21.83%) CCNP
3 97 (13.84%) CCNA
4 92 (13.12%) CCIE
5 78 (11.13%) Degree
6 61 (8.70%) CISSP
7 53 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (6.70%) MCSE
9 42 (5.99%) CCIP
10 38 (5.42%) CCSP
11 35 (4.99%) CEH
12 30 (4.28%) CISA
12 30 (4.28%) Security Cleared
13 28 (3.99%) SC Cleared
14 23 (3.28%) CCDP
14 23 (3.28%) CCSE
14 23 (3.28%) DV Cleared
14 23 (3.28%) MCP
15 22 (3.14%) CISM
16 20 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.13%) SLA
2 23 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.43%) QA
5 5 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 144 (20.54%) Active Directory
2 111 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (7.70%) Hyper-V
4 33 (4.71%) vSphere
5 28 (3.99%) VMware ESX
6 21 (3.00%) ProxySG
7 13 (1.85%) Firmware
7 13 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (1.28%) Samba
10 9 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.14%) XenApp
12 7 (1.00%) KVM
13 5 (0.71%) vCloud
14 4 (0.57%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.29%) Snort
15 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (4.42%) Nessus
2 20 (2.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 18 (2.57%) Puppet
4 15 (2.14%) vMotion
4 15 (2.14%) WSUS
5 13 (1.85%) OpenAM
6 11 (1.57%) FortiGate
7 10 (1.43%) Graphite
7 10 (1.43%) Nmap
8 9 (1.28%) Endace
9 8 (1.14%) SCCM
10 6 (0.86%) Grafana
11 5 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 4 (0.57%) Ansible
12 4 (0.57%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.43%) Kibana
13 3 (0.43%) Nagios
14 2 (0.29%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 373 (53.21%) Cisco
2 172 (24.54%) CheckPoint
3 162 (23.11%) Juniper
3 162 (23.11%) VMware
4 103 (14.69%) F5
5 102 (14.55%) Palo Alto
6 98 (13.98%) Microsoft
7 77 (10.98%) Oracle
8 69 (9.84%) HP
9 60 (8.56%) Blue Coat
10 47 (6.70%) ArcSight
10 47 (6.70%) Sourcefire
11 36 (5.14%) Fortinet
11 36 (5.14%) IBM
12 35 (4.99%) Red Hat
13 32 (4.56%) Crossbeam
13 32 (4.56%) LogRhythm
14 31 (4.42%) Citrix
15 30 (4.28%) Imperva
16 29 (4.14%) Sun
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus + Pension+Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus + Pension+Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 + Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitve Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 17 days ago