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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 16 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 43 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.98% 8.51% 9.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.25% 22.11% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 38
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
122 199 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.98% 38.49% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 99 132 126
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 50 (66.67%) Juniper
2 48 (64.00%) Windows
3 47 (62.67%) Cisco
4 32 (42.67%) Microsoft
5 31 (41.33%) WAN
5 31 (41.33%) LAN
5 31 (41.33%) VMware
6 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
7 24 (32.00%) SQL
7 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (30.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (29.33%) Data Centre
10 21 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (26.67%) VMware ESX
12 17 (22.67%) CCNA
12 17 (22.67%) Linux
13 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
13 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (20.00%) vSphere
14 13 (17.33%) UNIX
15 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (16.00%) Degree
16 11 (14.67%) Sourcefire
17 9 (12.00%) Solaris
17 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (12.00%) F5
17 9 (12.00%) Kalman Filter

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
1 24 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 23 (30.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.67%) Lync
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.67%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (41.33%) LAN
1 31 (41.33%) WAN
2 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.67%) VPN
4 7 (9.33%) DNS
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (8.00%) DHCP
5 6 (8.00%) NetScreen
6 5 (6.67%) SSL
6 5 (6.67%) Internet
7 4 (5.33%) MPLS
7 4 (5.33%) VLAN
8 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.00%) OSPF
8 3 (4.00%) BGP
8 3 (4.00%) IPsec
9 2 (2.67%) DMZ
9 2 (2.67%) VRRP
9 2 (2.67%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.67%) Redis
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.33%) French Language
1 4 (5.33%) German Language
1 4 (5.33%) Italian Language
1 4 (5.33%) Spanish Language
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 19 (25.33%) Technical Support
2 19 (25.33%) Technical Engineer
3 17 (22.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) Security Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Field Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Field Support Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Field Service Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Statistics
4 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.00%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (22.67%) Linux
4 13 (17.33%) UNIX
5 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.00%) Solaris
6 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.67%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (9.33%) Information Security
4 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.00%) ITIL
5 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (5.33%) Time Management
5 4 (5.33%) Product Management
6 3 (4.00%) Network Design
7 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.67%) Server Hardening
8 1 (1.33%) Application Performance Management
8 1 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.33%) Logistics
8 1 (1.33%) Migration
8 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) Python
2 2 (2.67%) Google Apps Script
2 2 (2.67%) C
2 2 (2.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNA
3 12 (16.00%) Degree
4 8 (10.67%) JNCIA
4 8 (10.67%) CCNP
5 7 (9.33%) MCP
6 5 (6.67%) CCSA
6 5 (6.67%) CCSE
6 5 (6.67%) JNCIE
7 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.33%) MCSE
7 4 (5.33%) MCSA
7 4 (5.33%) MCDBA
8 3 (4.00%) CCIE
9 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.67%) CISSP
10 1 (1.33%) CCVP
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
1 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 15 (20.00%) vSphere
4 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Nagios
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) logstash
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 50 (66.67%) Juniper
2 47 (62.67%) Cisco
3 32 (42.67%) Microsoft
4 31 (41.33%) VMware
5 15 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (14.67%) Sourcefire
7 9 (12.00%) F5
8 8 (10.67%) Blue Coat
9 7 (9.33%) Fortinet
10 4 (5.33%) Crossbeam
10 4 (5.33%) LANDesk
10 4 (5.33%) Sun
10 4 (5.33%) HP
11 3 (4.00%) Websense
12 2 (2.67%) Sophos
12 2 (2.67%) Google
13 1 (1.33%) Brocade
13 1 (1.33%) ScanSafe
13 1 (1.33%) Ipanema Technologies
13 1 (1.33%) IBM
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