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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.91% 4.05% 7.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.46% 10.29% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 38
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £50,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
207 204 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.26% 39.38% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 140 145
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 48 (60.00%) Cisco
2 37 (46.25%) VMware
3 35 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (40.00%) Juniper
4 32 (40.00%) Windows
4 32 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (38.75%) DNS
6 30 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (35.00%) WAN
8 27 (33.75%) TCP/IP
9 26 (32.50%) CCNP
10 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 24 (30.00%) F5
11 22 (27.50%) HP
11 22 (27.50%) VPN
12 21 (26.25%) Load Balancing
13 20 (25.00%) CCNA
14 19 (23.75%) LAN
15 18 (22.50%) MS Exchange
16 15 (18.75%) SMTP
16 15 (18.75%) CCIP
16 15 (18.75%) SSL
16 15 (18.75%) Network Security
17 13 (16.25%) Active Directory
18 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
19 11 (13.75%) IPsec
20 10 (12.50%) Internet
20 10 (12.50%) MCSE
20 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.25%) IIS
5 4 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (5.00%) GroupWise
6 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (8.75%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (38.75%) DNS
2 30 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (35.00%) WAN
4 27 (33.75%) TCP/IP
5 22 (27.50%) VPN
6 19 (23.75%) LAN
7 15 (18.75%) SMTP
7 15 (18.75%) SSL
7 15 (18.75%) Network Security
8 11 (13.75%) IPsec
9 10 (12.50%) BIG-IP
9 10 (12.50%) ATM
9 10 (12.50%) SAN
9 10 (12.50%) Internet
10 9 (11.25%) DHCP
11 7 (8.75%) DMZ
11 7 (8.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (8.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (6.25%) VoIP
12 5 (6.25%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (7.50%) German Language
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) French Language
4 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 24 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 10 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.75%) Network Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Administrator
8 2 (2.50%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
1 4 (5.00%) J2EE
1 4 (5.00%) Servlets
1 4 (5.00%) XML
1 4 (5.00%) XSLT
1 4 (5.00%) Flash
1 4 (5.00%) XHTML
1 4 (5.00%) MAPI
1 4 (5.00%) CGI
1 4 (5.00%) SAML
1 4 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) PMI
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.75%) Handset
2 3 (3.75%) Replication
3 2 (2.50%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.75%) Windows 8
3 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Load Balancing
2 6 (7.50%) Time Management
2 6 (7.50%) Security Management
2 6 (7.50%) Validation
2 6 (7.50%) Service Management
2 6 (7.50%) ITSM
2 6 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (5.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (5.00%) Project Management
3 4 (5.00%) Migration
3 4 (5.00%) Email Migration
4 3 (3.75%) Information Security
4 3 (3.75%) CRM
4 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL
5 2 (2.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.50%) Content Management
5 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) Java
3 3 (3.75%) Python
3 3 (3.75%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 35 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (32.50%) CCNP
3 20 (25.00%) CCNA
4 15 (18.75%) CCIP
5 10 (12.50%) MCSE
5 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (11.25%) Degree
7 8 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.50%) MCP
8 6 (7.50%) MCSA
8 6 (7.50%) MCDBA
8 6 (7.50%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (5.00%) MCITP
9 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.75%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.75%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.75%) JNCIE
10 3 (3.75%) CCIE
11 2 (2.50%) CCDA
11 2 (2.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.25%) VMware ESX
5 6 (7.50%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (6.25%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.50%) XenApp
7 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.50%) vSphere
7 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.50%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (60.00%) Cisco
2 37 (46.25%) VMware
3 32 (40.00%) Juniper
4 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (30.00%) F5
5 22 (27.50%) HP
6 8 (10.00%) Citrix
7 7 (8.75%) Google
7 7 (8.75%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.00%) Novell
8 4 (5.00%) Lotus
8 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.75%) McAfee
9 3 (3.75%) Mitel
9 3 (3.75%) Postini
10 2 (2.50%) Veeam
10 2 (2.50%) Symantec
10 2 (2.50%) IBM
11 1 (1.25%) Altiris
11 1 (1.25%) Blue Coat
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