The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 6 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 82 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.68% 6.35% 6.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.23% 24.81% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71 32 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
Firewall
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
157 129 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.02% 25.60% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 130 86 135
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,350 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bracknell region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Bracknell

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 107 (66.46%) Windows
2 106 (65.84%) LAN
3 105 (65.22%) WAN
4 99 (61.49%) VMware
5 93 (57.76%) Microsoft
6 92 (57.14%) Windows Server
7 91 (56.52%) Active Directory
8 82 (50.93%) MS Excel
9 81 (50.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 76 (47.20%) MS Exchange
11 75 (46.58%) VMware ESXi
12 74 (45.96%) Exchange Server 2013
13 73 (45.34%) Exchange Server 2010
14 67 (41.61%) Cisco
15 61 (37.89%) SQL
16 50 (31.06%) Linux
16 50 (31.06%) Data Centre
17 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (22.98%) Juniper
19 36 (22.36%) Windows Server 2003
20 33 (20.50%) Cisco Certification
21 28 (17.39%) SAN
22 25 (15.53%) TCP/IP
23 24 (14.91%) F5
24 22 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
24 22 (13.66%) CCNA
25 20 (12.42%) SLA
25 20 (12.42%) Cisco ASA
26 19 (11.80%) CCNP
27 18 (11.18%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (47.20%) MS Exchange
2 74 (45.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 73 (45.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.97%) Skype for Business
5 7 (4.35%) IIS
6 5 (3.11%) CMS
6 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 82 (50.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) Office 365
3 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 106 (65.84%) LAN
2 105 (65.22%) WAN
3 28 (17.39%) SAN
4 25 (15.53%) TCP/IP
5 20 (12.42%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (10.56%) DNS
7 15 (9.32%) VPN
8 11 (6.83%) MPLS
9 10 (6.21%) BGP
9 10 (6.21%) Multicast
9 10 (6.21%) OSPF
10 9 (5.59%) Network Security
11 8 (4.97%) DHCP
12 6 (3.73%) Internet
13 5 (3.11%) Wireless
14 4 (2.48%) SSL
14 4 (2.48%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (1.86%) IPsec
15 3 (1.86%) iSCSI
15 3 (1.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Selenium
2 5 (3.11%) Gatling
2 5 (3.11%) JMeter
2 5 (3.11%) LoadRunner
2 5 (3.11%) TestNG
2 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.62%) Moq
3 1 (0.62%) NUnit
General
1 12 (7.45%) Finance
2 11 (6.83%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.62%) Electronics
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (39.13%) Support Engineer
2 49 (30.43%) VMware Engineer
3 32 (19.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (16.77%) IT Engineer
5 25 (15.53%) VMware Support Engineer
6 24 (14.91%) Windows Engineer
7 22 (13.66%) Exchange Engineer
7 22 (13.66%) IT Support
7 22 (13.66%) IT Support Engineer
7 22 (13.66%) Network Engineer
8 21 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
9 20 (12.42%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 20 (12.42%) Technical Support
10 19 (11.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 19 (11.80%) Technical Support Engineer
11 16 (9.94%) Exchange Support
11 16 (9.94%) Security Engineer
12 15 (9.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (9.32%) Senior Support Engineer
13 14 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) .NET
1 6 (3.73%) Ajax
1 6 (3.73%) ASP.NET
1 6 (3.73%) HTML
2 5 (3.11%) Web Services
3 1 (0.62%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.62%) JSON
3 1 (0.62%) SOAP
3 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (31.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.11%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.86%) Clustering
3 3 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.24%) Statistics
5 1 (0.62%) e-Health
5 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.62%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 107 (66.46%) Windows
2 92 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 81 (50.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (31.06%) Linux
5 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (22.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.48%) Unix
8 3 (1.86%) Debian
8 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.18%) Load Balancing
2 10 (6.21%) ITIL
3 9 (5.59%) Network Management
3 9 (5.59%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (4.97%) DevOps
4 8 (4.97%) SIEM
4 8 (4.97%) Validation
5 6 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (3.73%) Capacity Management
5 6 (3.73%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (3.73%) CRM
5 6 (3.73%) Functional Testing
5 6 (3.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (3.73%) Open Source
5 6 (3.73%) Scrum
5 6 (3.73%) SDLC
5 6 (3.73%) Test Automation
5 6 (3.73%) Test Scripting
6 5 (3.11%) Defect Management
6 5 (3.11%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.89%) SQL
2 6 (3.73%) Java
2 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.73%) Perl
2 6 (3.73%) VB
3 5 (3.11%) VBScript
4 1 (0.62%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (20.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (13.66%) CCNA
3 19 (11.80%) CCNP
4 15 (9.32%) CCIE
4 15 (9.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.70%) CISSP
6 12 (7.45%) Security Cleared
7 11 (6.83%) Degree
8 8 (4.97%) CEH
8 8 (4.97%) DV Cleared
8 8 (4.97%) SANS
8 8 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.11%) ISEB
9 5 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.48%) CCDP
11 3 (1.86%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.24%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.24%) MCSE
13 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.42%) SLA
2 5 (3.11%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 75 (46.58%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.70%) VMware ESX
5 10 (6.21%) XenApp
6 8 (4.97%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.35%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.11%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.62%) Squid
9 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) SCCM
2 5 (3.11%) SCOM
3 3 (1.86%) DameWare
3 3 (1.86%) QRadar
4 2 (1.24%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.24%) Endace
5 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 99 (61.49%) VMware
2 93 (57.76%) Microsoft
3 67 (41.61%) Cisco
4 37 (22.98%) Juniper
5 24 (14.91%) F5
6 12 (7.45%) Citrix
7 11 (6.83%) HP
8 10 (6.21%) Brocade
9 9 (5.59%) CheckPoint
9 9 (5.59%) EMC
10 6 (3.73%) Palo Alto
10 6 (3.73%) SevOne
11 5 (3.11%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.86%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.86%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.86%) Splunk
13 2 (1.24%) 3Com
13 2 (1.24%) Northgate
14 1 (0.62%) NetApp
14 1 (0.62%) Symantec
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