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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 361 312 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.38% 6.00% 5.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.55% 25.26% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 291 249 247
Median salary £51,500 £43,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.39% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1076 1235 1802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.98% 23.74% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 791 910 980
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +15 166 £57,500 +27.77% 10
Maidenhead +27 49 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Bracknell +3 43 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Slough +13 23 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Windsor +2 12 £75,000 +57.89%
Newbury -1 10 £41,250 -1.78%
Thatcham - 6 £29,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 401 (52.28%) Cisco
2 334 (43.55%) Windows
3 299 (38.98%) Linux
4 265 (34.55%) TCP/IP
5 250 (32.59%) Cisco Certification
6 219 (28.55%) CheckPoint
7 189 (24.64%) CCNP
8 179 (23.34%) VMware
9 178 (23.21%) Juniper
10 176 (22.95%) F5
11 154 (20.08%) Active Directory
12 149 (19.43%) WAN
13 145 (18.90%) LAN
14 144 (18.77%) VPN
15 142 (18.51%) CCNA
16 138 (17.99%) SQL Server
16 138 (17.99%) Windows Server
17 133 (17.34%) Unix
18 128 (16.69%) ITIL
18 128 (16.69%) Cisco ASA
19 127 (16.56%) Network Security
20 118 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
21 115 (14.99%) Microsoft
22 111 (14.47%) Wireless
23 110 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
24 109 (14.21%) Finance
25 107 (13.95%) DNS
26 106 (13.82%) Data Centre
27 104 (13.56%) Oracle
28 103 (13.43%) SAN

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 72 (9.39%) Apache
2 66 (8.60%) IIS
3 59 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 56 (7.30%) WebLogic
5 52 (6.78%) WebSphere
6 46 (6.00%) MS Exchange
7 43 (5.61%) JBoss
8 40 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
9 37 (4.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 31 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
11 29 (3.78%) CMS
12 27 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 21 (2.74%) nginx
14 12 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (1.04%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.91%) IBM Notes
18 6 (0.78%) SharePoint
19 5 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
19 5 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 72 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.39%) MS Office
3 14 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Infor M3
1 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.39%) SaaS
2 58 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (7.04%) Office 365
4 26 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.04%) OpenShift
6 6 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.26%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 265 (34.55%) TCP/IP
2 149 (19.43%) WAN
3 145 (18.90%) LAN
4 144 (18.77%) VPN
5 128 (16.69%) Cisco ASA
6 127 (16.56%) Network Security
7 111 (14.47%) Wireless
8 107 (13.95%) DNS
9 103 (13.43%) MPLS
9 103 (13.43%) SAN
10 94 (12.26%) BGP
11 89 (11.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 82 (10.69%) Internet
13 71 (9.26%) OSPF
14 57 (7.43%) NAS
15 54 (7.04%) HTTP
16 45 (5.87%) Cisco PIX
17 44 (5.74%) VoIP
18 43 (5.61%) BIG-IP
19 41 (5.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.17%) Relational Database
3 48 (6.26%) MySQL
4 37 (4.82%) RDBMS
5 34 (4.43%) Big Data
6 28 (3.65%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.78%) InfluxDB
10 6 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.26%) DB2
13 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (3.52%) Selenium
2 26 (3.39%) Gatling
2 26 (3.39%) JMeter
2 26 (3.39%) LoadRunner
2 26 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 24 (3.13%) TestNG
4 3 (0.39%) Ant
4 3 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.39%) JIRA
5 2 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.13%) Moq
6 1 (0.13%) NUnit
6 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 109 (14.21%) Finance
2 73 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 43 (5.61%) German Language
4 34 (4.43%) French Language
5 18 (2.35%) Banking
6 17 (2.22%) Marketing
7 16 (2.09%) Games
8 13 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.78%) Back Office
10 6 (0.78%) Retail
11 5 (0.65%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Automotive
12 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.39%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 207 (26.99%) Network Engineer
2 145 (18.90%) Support Engineer
3 127 (16.56%) Security Engineer
4 89 (11.60%) Linux Engineer
5 77 (10.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 64 (8.34%) Analyst
7 63 (8.21%) Applications Support
7 63 (8.21%) Cisco Engineer
8 60 (7.82%) Consultant
9 55 (7.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 55 (7.17%) Senior Network Engineer
10 49 (6.39%) Juniper Engineer
11 48 (6.26%) Linux Support
12 47 (6.13%) Network Security Engineer
13 46 (6.00%) Applications Engineer
13 46 (6.00%) Applications Support Engineer
14 41 (5.35%) Network Support
14 41 (5.35%) Network Support Engineer
15 38 (4.95%) Linux Support Engineer
16 34 (4.43%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.17%) .NET
2 50 (6.52%) Web Services
3 37 (4.82%) HTML
4 34 (4.43%) LAMP
5 32 (4.17%) ZeroMQ
6 29 (3.78%) ASP.NET
7 28 (3.65%) Regular Expression
8 27 (3.52%) Ajax
8 27 (3.52%) Middleware
9 16 (2.09%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.52%) CSS
11 3 (0.39%) ODBC
11 3 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.39%) XML
12 2 (0.26%) J2EE
13 1 (0.13%) CGI
13 1 (0.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 106 (13.82%) Data Centre
2 51 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (5.08%) PKI
5 31 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 23 (3.00%) Cyberthreat
8 20 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (2.35%) Clustering
10 16 (2.09%) Driving Licence
10 16 (2.09%) Replication
11 14 (1.83%) Cryptography
11 14 (1.83%) Statistics
11 14 (1.83%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.69%) EMC VNX
13 11 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (1.17%) Xbox
15 5 (0.65%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 334 (43.55%) Windows
2 299 (38.98%) Linux
3 138 (17.99%) Windows Server
4 133 (17.34%) Unix
5 110 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (8.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (6.78%) Solaris
10 44 (5.74%) Windows 2000
11 35 (4.56%) CentOS
12 15 (1.96%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.91%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.91%) Windows NT
14 6 (0.78%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.52%) Debian
16 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.13%) Android
17 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (16.69%) ITIL
2 91 (11.86%) Network Design
2 91 (11.86%) Presales
3 89 (11.60%) SIEM
4 66 (8.60%) Network Monitoring
5 56 (7.30%) Information Security
5 56 (7.30%) Load Balancing
6 44 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (5.61%) Analytics
7 43 (5.61%) Mentoring
8 41 (5.35%) Network Management
9 39 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
9 39 (5.08%) Incident Management
10 37 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 35 (4.56%) Security Operations
12 34 (4.43%) Web Operations
13 32 (4.17%) Change Management
13 32 (4.17%) CRM
13 32 (4.17%) Project Management
13 32 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (11.86%) Perl
2 87 (11.34%) SQL
3 81 (10.56%) PowerShell
4 45 (5.87%) Java
5 40 (5.22%) Python
6 39 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 33 (4.30%) JavaScript
8 30 (3.91%) C
9 29 (3.78%) VB
10 23 (3.00%) VBScript
11 17 (2.22%) Ruby
12 10 (1.30%) PHP
12 10 (1.30%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.52%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.39%) C++
15 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.13%) C#
16 1 (0.13%) Google Apps Script
16 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 250 (32.59%) Cisco Certification
2 189 (24.64%) CCNP
3 142 (18.51%) CCNA
4 101 (13.17%) Degree
5 74 (9.65%) CCIE
6 62 (8.08%) CISSP
7 61 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (7.82%) Security Cleared
9 57 (7.43%) MCSE
10 47 (6.13%) SC Cleared
11 38 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 37 (4.82%) CEH
13 29 (3.78%) CCIP
14 27 (3.52%) CISA
15 26 (3.39%) CCSP
16 24 (3.13%) ISEB
16 24 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 22 (2.87%) MCITP
18 21 (2.74%) MCP
19 17 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.00%) SLA
2 41 (5.35%) PCI DSS
3 32 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (4.17%) QA
4 18 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.52%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.39%) GPG13
6 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.39%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 154 (20.08%) Active Directory
2 118 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (7.69%) vSphere
4 51 (6.65%) Hyper-V
5 34 (4.43%) Oracle RAC
6 26 (3.39%) Firmware
7 25 (3.26%) XenApp
8 17 (2.22%) VMware ESX
9 16 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.78%) ProxySG
11 6 (0.78%) Samba
11 6 (0.78%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.78%) XenServer
12 5 (0.65%) vCloud
13 4 (0.52%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.52%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.52%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (4.56%) Puppet
2 31 (4.04%) OpenAM
3 28 (3.65%) Nessus
4 19 (2.48%) WSUS
5 14 (1.83%) Nagios
6 12 (1.56%) Nmap
6 12 (1.56%) SCCM
7 10 (1.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 9 (1.17%) Cacti
9 8 (1.04%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.78%) SmokePing
10 6 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
11 5 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.52%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.52%) vMotion
13 3 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.39%) Nexpose
13 3 (0.39%) QRadar
13 3 (0.39%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 401 (52.28%) Cisco
2 219 (28.55%) CheckPoint
3 179 (23.34%) VMware
4 178 (23.21%) Juniper
5 176 (22.95%) F5
6 115 (14.99%) Microsoft
7 104 (13.56%) Oracle
8 99 (12.91%) Palo Alto
9 78 (10.17%) Red Hat
10 65 (8.47%) Citrix
11 53 (6.91%) Sun
12 52 (6.78%) Blue Coat
13 44 (5.74%) HP
14 32 (4.17%) Sourcefire
15 29 (3.78%) Fortinet
16 28 (3.65%) Crossbeam
17 26 (3.39%) ArcSight
18 24 (3.13%) EMC
19 23 (3.00%) IBM
19 23 (3.00%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago