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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 429 415 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.66% 8.30% 7.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.23% 30.92% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 366 289 311
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
1184 1342 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.65% 26.82% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 935 841 1042
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +2 229 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Bracknell +11 63 £45,000 +32.35% 6
Maidenhead +6 29 £65,000 +18.18% 8
Slough +7 28 £52,500 +9.37% 1
Newbury -7 17 £51,250 +16.47%
Thatcham - 9 £60,000 -
Windsor +19 5 £60,000 +37.14%
Wokingham -16 4 £40,250 -12.50%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 544 (55.85%) Cisco
2 427 (43.84%) Windows
3 350 (35.93%) Cisco Certification
4 347 (35.63%) Linux
5 319 (32.75%) WAN
6 304 (31.21%) VMware
7 296 (30.39%) CheckPoint
8 282 (28.95%) LAN
9 264 (27.10%) TCP/IP
10 261 (26.80%) CCNP
11 256 (26.28%) F5
12 245 (25.15%) Juniper
13 216 (22.18%) Microsoft
13 216 (22.18%) Windows Server
14 210 (21.56%) Cisco ASA
15 209 (21.46%) Active Directory
16 194 (19.92%) Data Centre
17 185 (18.99%) CCNA
17 185 (18.99%) VPN
18 169 (17.35%) ITIL
18 169 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
19 161 (16.53%) Wireless
20 156 (16.02%) Network Security
21 151 (15.50%) Unix
22 150 (15.40%) SAN
23 148 (15.20%) DNS
24 147 (15.09%) MPLS
25 135 (13.86%) BGP
25 135 (13.86%) Cisco Nexus
26 133 (13.66%) 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 98 (10.06%) MS Exchange
2 77 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (6.98%) Apache
4 63 (6.47%) Tomcat
5 62 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 62 (6.37%) IIS
6 61 (6.26%) JBoss
7 52 (5.34%) WebSphere
8 38 (3.90%) WebLogic
9 37 (3.80%) OpenStack
9 37 (3.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 32 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
11 29 (2.98%) Skype for Business
12 23 (2.36%) nginx
13 13 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (1.23%) CMS
14 12 (1.23%) IBM Domino
15 9 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 131 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.77%) MS Office
3 8 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (7.29%) SaaS
4 40 (4.11%) Office 365
5 11 (1.13%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.51%) IaaS
7 3 (0.31%) PaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 319 (32.75%) WAN
2 282 (28.95%) LAN
3 264 (27.10%) TCP/IP
4 210 (21.56%) Cisco ASA
5 185 (18.99%) VPN
6 161 (16.53%) Wireless
7 156 (16.02%) Network Security
8 150 (15.40%) SAN
9 148 (15.20%) DNS
10 147 (15.09%) MPLS
11 135 (13.86%) BGP
11 135 (13.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 108 (11.09%) OSPF
13 73 (7.49%) Internet
13 73 (7.49%) VoIP
14 69 (7.08%) Cisco PIX
14 69 (7.08%) SSL
15 64 (6.57%) HTTP
16 62 (6.37%) DHCP
17 54 (5.54%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.54%) MySQL
3 45 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 27 (2.77%) Hadoop
6 25 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (1.44%) Big Data
8 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.13%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 22 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.13%) Selenium
3 10 (1.03%) Gatling
3 10 (1.03%) JMeter
3 10 (1.03%) LoadRunner
3 10 (1.03%) TestNG
3 10 (1.03%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.72%) Burp Suite
4 7 (0.72%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.10%) Ant
5 1 (0.10%) Moq
5 1 (0.10%) NUnit
5 1 (0.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 109 (11.19%) Finance
2 66 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 55 (5.65%) German Language
4 27 (2.77%) French Language
5 18 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.64%) Retail
7 8 (0.82%) Banking
7 8 (0.82%) Electronics
7 8 (0.82%) Marketing
8 7 (0.72%) Publishing
9 6 (0.62%) Advertising
9 6 (0.62%) Automotive
10 4 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.31%) Billing
11 3 (0.31%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 285 (29.26%) Network Engineer
2 191 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 152 (15.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 132 (13.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 122 (12.53%) Security Engineer
6 106 (10.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 89 (9.14%) Analyst
8 77 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 70 (7.19%) VMware Engineer
10 68 (6.98%) Consultant
11 63 (6.47%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 62 (6.37%) Network Support
12 62 (6.37%) Network Support Engineer
13 60 (6.16%) Network Security Engineer
13 60 (6.16%) Technical Engineer
13 60 (6.16%) Technical Support
14 59 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 53 (5.44%) Administrator
16 52 (5.34%) IT Engineer
17 51 (5.24%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (6.98%) Web Services
2 49 (5.03%) .NET
3 36 (3.70%) Middleware
4 32 (3.29%) LAMP
5 26 (2.67%) 802.1X
6 20 (2.05%) HTML
7 19 (1.95%) Regular Expression
8 11 (1.13%) Ajax
8 11 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 11 (1.13%) ZeroMQ
9 8 (0.82%) XML
10 5 (0.51%) CSS
11 4 (0.41%) Sass
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 3 (0.31%) POSIX
12 3 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (0.31%) XMPP
13 1 (0.10%) EDIFACT
13 1 (0.10%) JSON
13 1 (0.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 194 (19.92%) Data Centre
2 57 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 31 (3.18%) Replication
6 26 (2.67%) EMC VNX
6 26 (2.67%) Private Cloud
7 22 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 22 (2.26%) Visualisation
8 20 (2.05%) Statistics
9 17 (1.75%) Clustering
10 13 (1.33%) PKI
11 12 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
12 11 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.92%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.72%) EqualLogic
14 7 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 7 (0.72%) NHS
14 7 (0.72%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 427 (43.84%) Windows
2 347 (35.63%) Linux
3 216 (22.18%) Windows Server
4 151 (15.50%) Unix
5 133 (13.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 76 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 71 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 54 (5.54%) Solaris
10 49 (5.03%) Windows 2000
11 31 (3.18%) CentOS
12 16 (1.64%) Windows NT
13 15 (1.54%) Windows 7
14 11 (1.13%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.72%) Android
15 7 (0.72%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.62%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.62%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.51%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (17.35%) ITIL
2 85 (8.73%) Load Balancing
2 85 (8.73%) Presales
3 76 (7.80%) Information Security
4 73 (7.49%) Network Monitoring
5 66 (6.78%) Migration
6 63 (6.47%) Network Design
7 51 (5.24%) SIEM
8 45 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 42 (4.31%) DevOps
10 40 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (4.11%) Mentoring
11 37 (3.80%) Network Management
11 37 (3.80%) Service Delivery
12 35 (3.59%) Project Management
12 35 (3.59%) Web Operations
13 34 (3.49%) Network Architecture
13 34 (3.49%) Network Planning
14 33 (3.39%) Scrum
15 32 (3.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (12.42%) SQL
2 104 (10.68%) Perl
3 102 (10.47%) PowerShell
4 58 (5.95%) Python
5 57 (5.85%) Ruby
6 37 (3.80%) Java
7 28 (2.87%) Bash Shell
8 26 (2.67%) C
9 22 (2.26%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.33%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.13%) VB
12 10 (1.03%) VBScript
13 7 (0.72%) PHP
14 2 (0.21%) C++
14 2 (0.21%) Google Apps Script
14 2 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 350 (35.93%) Cisco Certification
2 261 (26.80%) CCNP
3 185 (18.99%) CCNA
4 125 (12.83%) CCIE
5 92 (9.45%) Degree
6 64 (6.57%) CISSP
7 63 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 53 (5.44%) Security Cleared
9 40 (4.11%) CCSE
10 39 (4.00%) SC Cleared
11 38 (3.90%) MCSE
12 37 (3.80%) CCSP
12 37 (3.80%) CEH
13 35 (3.59%) CCIP
14 32 (3.29%) CCSA
15 24 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (1.85%) SANS
17 17 (1.75%) CISM
18 16 (1.64%) MCSA
19 14 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (8.52%) SLA
2 28 (2.87%) QA
3 26 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (2.57%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.41%) COBIT
7 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.21%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.10%) FISMA
9 1 (0.10%) GPG13
9 1 (0.10%) SAS 70
System Software
1 209 (21.46%) Active Directory
2 169 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (10.78%) Hyper-V
4 79 (8.11%) vSphere
5 76 (7.80%) VMware ESXi
6 40 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
7 39 (4.00%) VMware ESX
8 23 (2.36%) Docker
9 20 (2.05%) XenApp
10 14 (1.44%) Firmware
11 13 (1.33%) XenServer
12 11 (1.13%) XenDesktop
13 10 (1.03%) NFS
14 6 (0.62%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.62%) Snort
14 6 (0.62%) Squid
14 6 (0.62%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.51%) Samba
16 4 (0.41%) NDS
Systems Management
1 76 (7.80%) SCCM
2 54 (5.54%) Puppet
3 32 (3.29%) OpenAM
4 29 (2.98%) SCOM
5 28 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (2.57%) WSUS
7 22 (2.26%) SCVMM
8 20 (2.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 18 (1.85%) Nmap
9 18 (1.85%) Windows Intune
10 16 (1.64%) Nessus
11 15 (1.54%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 11 (1.13%) Cacti
14 10 (1.03%) Nagios
15 8 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (0.72%) QRadar
16 7 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
17 6 (0.62%) SmokePing
18 5 (0.51%) Simpana
Vendors
1 544 (55.85%) Cisco
2 304 (31.21%) VMware
3 296 (30.39%) CheckPoint
4 256 (26.28%) F5
5 245 (25.15%) Juniper
6 216 (22.18%) Microsoft
7 116 (11.91%) Red Hat
8 106 (10.88%) Palo Alto
9 103 (10.57%) Oracle
10 71 (7.29%) Citrix
11 62 (6.37%) HP
12 57 (5.85%) Blue Coat
13 43 (4.41%) EMC
13 43 (4.41%) Sun
14 39 (4.00%) Fortinet
15 37 (3.80%) Sourcefire
16 35 (3.59%) Aruba
17 30 (3.08%) Crossbeam
18 26 (2.67%) NetScout
19 24 (2.46%) Forcepoint
Berkshire
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, shift allowance.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
TDA Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k basic plus bonus & benefits but there could be flexibility
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago