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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 24 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 364 394 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.22% 7.89% 6.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.02% 29.71% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 285 283 235
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
1070 1326 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.16% 26.54% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 818 892 953
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +5 185 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Maidenhead +15 56 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bracknell +6 55 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Slough +3 22 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Windsor +2 13 £76,250 +60.52%
Newbury -12 8 £43,250 -3.88% 2
Thatcham - 1 £31,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 465 (53.39%) Cisco
2 385 (44.20%) Windows
3 335 (38.46%) Linux
4 302 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
5 279 (32.03%) TCP/IP
6 240 (27.55%) CheckPoint
7 231 (26.52%) WAN
8 225 (25.83%) CCNP
9 221 (25.37%) VMware
10 218 (25.03%) F5
11 208 (23.88%) LAN
12 199 (22.85%) Juniper
13 181 (20.78%) VPN
14 177 (20.32%) Active Directory
15 176 (20.21%) Windows Server
16 175 (20.09%) CCNA
17 168 (19.29%) Cisco ASA
18 153 (17.57%) Microsoft
19 150 (17.22%) Network Security
19 150 (17.22%) Data Centre
20 145 (16.65%) Unix
21 137 (15.73%) Wireless
22 136 (15.61%) SQL Server
22 136 (15.61%) ITIL
23 131 (15.04%) SAN
24 130 (14.93%) DNS
25 129 (14.81%) MPLS
26 126 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
27 122 (14.01%) Windows Server 2008
28 120 (13.78%) Finance

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 70 (8.04%) Apache
2 68 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 63 (7.23%) Tomcat
4 61 (7.00%) IIS
5 60 (6.89%) JBoss
6 55 (6.31%) WebSphere
7 45 (5.17%) WebLogic
8 43 (4.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 37 (4.25%) BizTalk Server
10 34 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
11 33 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
12 31 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 31 (3.56%) nginx
13 26 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
14 24 (2.76%) OpenStack
15 21 (2.41%) CMS
16 18 (2.07%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
18 5 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 94 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.53%) MS Office
3 9 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 82 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (8.04%) SaaS
3 49 (5.63%) Office 365
4 44 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.57%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 279 (32.03%) TCP/IP
2 231 (26.52%) WAN
3 208 (23.88%) LAN
4 181 (20.78%) VPN
5 168 (19.29%) Cisco ASA
6 150 (17.22%) Network Security
7 137 (15.73%) Wireless
8 131 (15.04%) SAN
9 130 (14.93%) DNS
10 129 (14.81%) MPLS
11 116 (13.32%) BGP
12 104 (11.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 87 (9.99%) OSPF
14 81 (9.30%) Internet
15 71 (8.15%) VoIP
16 64 (7.35%) HTTP
17 62 (7.12%) NAS
18 56 (6.43%) DHCP
19 55 (6.31%) SSL
20 53 (6.08%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.66%) Relational Database
3 56 (6.43%) MySQL
4 42 (4.82%) RDBMS
5 33 (3.79%) Big Data
6 27 (3.10%) NoSQL
7 22 (2.53%) Hadoop
8 18 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (2.18%) Selenium
2 18 (2.07%) Gatling
2 18 (2.07%) JMeter
2 18 (2.07%) LoadRunner
2 18 (2.07%) TestNG
2 18 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.69%) Burp Suite
4 6 (0.69%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.23%) Ant
5 2 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.11%) Moq
6 1 (0.11%) NUnit
6 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 120 (13.78%) Finance
2 79 (9.07%) Telecoms
3 50 (5.74%) German Language
4 30 (3.44%) French Language
5 22 (2.53%) Banking
6 19 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.84%) Games
8 15 (1.72%) Retail
9 14 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.03%) Electronics
11 8 (0.92%) Marketing
12 6 (0.69%) Automotive
13 4 (0.46%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.23%) Billing
15 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 254 (29.16%) Network Engineer
2 160 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 137 (15.73%) Security Engineer
4 116 (13.32%) Cisco Engineer
5 102 (11.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 75 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 73 (8.38%) Analyst
7 73 (8.38%) Linux Engineer
8 72 (8.27%) Senior Network Engineer
9 70 (8.04%) Consultant
10 62 (7.12%) Network Security Engineer
11 58 (6.66%) Applications Support
12 52 (5.97%) Juniper Engineer
13 51 (5.86%) VMware Engineer
14 48 (5.51%) Linux Support
15 47 (5.40%) Network Support
15 47 (5.40%) Network Support Engineer
16 45 (5.17%) Technical Support
17 44 (5.05%) Technical Engineer
18 43 (4.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.69%) Web Services
2 58 (6.66%) .NET
3 37 (4.25%) LAMP
4 32 (3.67%) ZeroMQ
5 31 (3.56%) HTML
6 28 (3.21%) Middleware
7 27 (3.10%) Regular Expression
8 25 (2.87%) 802.1X
9 20 (2.30%) ASP.NET
10 19 (2.18%) Ajax
11 7 (0.80%) XML
12 4 (0.46%) CSS
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 3 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
14 1 (0.11%) CGI
14 1 (0.11%) J2EE
14 1 (0.11%) POSIX
14 1 (0.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 150 (17.22%) Data Centre
2 49 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 38 (4.36%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.76%) PKI
6 23 (2.64%) Replication
7 19 (2.18%) Clustering
7 19 (2.18%) Driving Licence
7 19 (2.18%) Private Cloud
7 19 (2.18%) Virtual Team
8 17 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
9 16 (1.84%) Statistics
10 15 (1.72%) EMC VNX
11 14 (1.61%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
13 12 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (1.26%) Cryptography
14 11 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 10 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 385 (44.20%) Windows
2 335 (38.46%) Linux
3 176 (20.21%) Windows Server
4 145 (16.65%) Unix
5 122 (14.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 68 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (6.20%) Solaris
10 44 (5.05%) Windows 2000
11 42 (4.82%) CentOS
12 19 (2.18%) Windows 7
13 11 (1.26%) Windows 10
14 10 (1.15%) Windows NT
15 8 (0.92%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.57%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.46%) Debian
19 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
19 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (15.61%) ITIL
2 84 (9.64%) Presales
3 83 (9.53%) SIEM
4 70 (8.04%) Network Monitoring
5 68 (7.81%) Load Balancing
6 67 (7.69%) Network Design
7 53 (6.08%) Information Security
8 47 (5.40%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (4.82%) Project Management
11 40 (4.59%) Migration
11 40 (4.59%) Web Operations
12 39 (4.48%) Analytics
12 39 (4.48%) DevOps
13 37 (4.25%) Network Management
14 36 (4.13%) Service Delivery
15 33 (3.79%) Change Management
15 33 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
15 33 (3.79%) Scrum
16 31 (3.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (12.63%) SQL
2 97 (11.14%) Perl
3 83 (9.53%) PowerShell
4 43 (4.94%) Python
5 37 (4.25%) Bash Shell
5 37 (4.25%) Java
6 29 (3.33%) C
7 27 (3.10%) Ruby
8 25 (2.87%) JavaScript
9 19 (2.18%) VB
10 18 (2.07%) VBScript
11 13 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.15%) PHP
13 3 (0.34%) C++
14 2 (0.23%) Google Apps Script
14 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 302 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
2 225 (25.83%) CCNP
3 175 (20.09%) CCNA
4 100 (11.48%) Degree
5 83 (9.53%) CCIE
6 70 (8.04%) Security Cleared
7 65 (7.46%) CISSP
8 62 (7.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (6.43%) SC Cleared
10 48 (5.51%) MCSE
11 39 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (4.36%) CEH
13 32 (3.67%) CCSP
14 26 (2.99%) CCIP
15 25 (2.87%) MCITP
16 24 (2.76%) CCSA
17 18 (2.07%) CCSE
17 18 (2.07%) CISM
18 17 (1.95%) ISEB
18 17 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.66%) SLA
2 38 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (3.67%) PCI DSS
4 25 (2.87%) QA
5 15 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.57%) COBIT
7 4 (0.46%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.34%) GPG13
8 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.34%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 177 (20.32%) Active Directory
2 126 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (8.50%) vSphere
4 61 (7.00%) Hyper-V
5 44 (5.05%) Oracle RAC
6 43 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (3.10%) VMware ESX
8 25 (2.87%) XenApp
9 19 (2.18%) Firmware
10 14 (1.61%) Docker
11 11 (1.26%) XenServer
12 9 (1.03%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.92%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.69%) Snort
15 5 (0.57%) Samba
15 5 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (0.57%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.46%) Squid
16 4 (0.46%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (5.86%) Puppet
2 37 (4.25%) OpenAM
3 36 (4.13%) SCCM
4 20 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (1.95%) Nessus
6 16 (1.84%) Nmap
6 16 (1.84%) WSUS
7 15 (1.72%) Backup Exec
8 14 (1.61%) SCOM
9 13 (1.49%) Nagios
10 12 (1.38%) SCVMM
11 10 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 9 (1.03%) Cacti
12 9 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (0.69%) QRadar
15 6 (0.69%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 465 (53.39%) Cisco
2 240 (27.55%) CheckPoint
3 221 (25.37%) VMware
4 218 (25.03%) F5
5 199 (22.85%) Juniper
6 153 (17.57%) Microsoft
7 106 (12.17%) Oracle
8 104 (11.94%) Palo Alto
9 101 (11.60%) Red Hat
10 66 (7.58%) Citrix
11 51 (5.86%) Sun
12 49 (5.63%) HP
13 38 (4.36%) Blue Coat
14 36 (4.13%) Fortinet
15 31 (3.56%) EMC
16 24 (2.76%) NetScout
17 22 (2.53%) Sourcefire
18 21 (2.41%) Aruba
19 19 (2.18%) Crossbeam
19 19 (2.18%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Salary Negotiable)
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive salary across all levels and roles available
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 24 days ago