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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 37 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 37 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.99% 4.16% 9.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.59% 11.67% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 43
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
199 180 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.62% 35.64% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 111 125 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (63.41%) Cisco
2 38 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (46.34%) VMware
3 37 (45.12%) DNS
4 35 (42.68%) Windows
5 34 (41.46%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (40.24%) Juniper
7 32 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (37.80%) TCP/IP
9 29 (35.37%) VPN
10 28 (34.15%) CCNP
11 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
12 25 (30.49%) F5
13 24 (29.27%) Load Balancing
14 23 (28.05%) CCNA
15 22 (26.83%) WAN
16 21 (25.61%) MS Exchange
16 21 (25.61%) SSL
17 20 (24.39%) HP
18 19 (23.17%) Network Security
19 17 (20.73%) CCIP
20 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
20 16 (19.51%) Internet
21 15 (18.29%) SMTP
22 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
23 13 (15.85%) LAN
23 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
23 13 (15.85%) VMware ESX
24 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
25 11 (13.41%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (25.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) IIS
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (4.88%) GroupWise
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (10.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.12%) DNS
2 34 (41.46%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (37.80%) TCP/IP
4 29 (35.37%) VPN
5 22 (26.83%) WAN
6 21 (25.61%) SSL
7 19 (23.17%) Network Security
8 16 (19.51%) Internet
9 15 (18.29%) SMTP
10 13 (15.85%) LAN
11 11 (13.41%) IPsec
12 10 (12.20%) BIG-IP
12 10 (12.20%) DHCP
12 10 (12.20%) ATM
13 9 (10.98%) SAN
13 9 (10.98%) DMZ
14 7 (8.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 7 (8.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (7.32%) VoIP
16 5 (6.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
2 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (7.32%) German Language
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) French Language
4 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) Network Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Technical Support
4 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Technical Support Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Security Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.88%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.66%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) HTML
1 4 (4.88%) J2EE
1 4 (4.88%) Servlets
1 4 (4.88%) XML
1 4 (4.88%) XSLT
1 4 (4.88%) Flash
1 4 (4.88%) XHTML
1 4 (4.88%) MAPI
1 4 (4.88%) CGI
1 4 (4.88%) SAML
1 4 (4.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.88%) PMI
3 3 (3.66%) Handset
3 3 (3.66%) Replication
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) SecurID
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.68%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Load Balancing
2 8 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (7.32%) Time Management
3 6 (7.32%) Security Management
3 6 (7.32%) Validation
3 6 (7.32%) Service Management
3 6 (7.32%) ITSM
4 4 (4.88%) Identity Management
4 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.88%) Project Management
4 4 (4.88%) Migration
4 4 (4.88%) Email Migration
5 3 (3.66%) Information Security
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL
5 3 (3.66%) CRM
5 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.44%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.44%) Content Management
7 1 (1.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) Python
2 5 (6.10%) Google Apps Script
2 5 (6.10%) Java
3 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (34.15%) CCNP
3 23 (28.05%) CCNA
4 17 (20.73%) CCIP
5 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (13.41%) MCSE
6 11 (13.41%) Degree
7 8 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.32%) MCP
8 6 (7.32%) MCSA
8 6 (7.32%) MCDBA
8 6 (7.32%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (6.10%) MCITP
10 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
11 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.66%) JNCIP
11 3 (3.66%) JNCIE
12 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.44%) CCIE
12 2 (2.44%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.85%) VMware ESX
4 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.32%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.88%) UAG
8 3 (3.66%) XenApp
9 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.44%) vSphere
9 2 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCCM
1 3 (3.66%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.44%) SCOM
2 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (63.41%) Cisco
2 38 (46.34%) VMware
3 33 (40.24%) Juniper
4 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
5 25 (30.49%) F5
6 20 (24.39%) HP
7 11 (13.41%) Citrix
8 9 (10.98%) Google
9 5 (6.10%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.88%) Novell
10 4 (4.88%) Lotus
11 3 (3.66%) Postini
11 3 (3.66%) Mitel
11 3 (3.66%) McAfee
12 2 (2.44%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.44%) Veeam
12 2 (2.44%) Symantec
12 2 (2.44%) IBM
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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