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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 41 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.73% 7.38% 10.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.38% 20.73% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 56
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £24,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
136 164 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.71% 35.57% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 124 128
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 45 (53.57%) Linux
2 38 (45.24%) Cisco
3 36 (42.86%) Juniper
4 35 (41.67%) VMware
5 30 (35.71%) Windows
6 29 (34.52%) WAN
7 26 (30.95%) VMware ESX
8 25 (29.76%) LAN
9 23 (27.38%) MS Exchange
9 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
10 20 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (21.43%) Network Security
12 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (20.24%) VPN
14 16 (19.05%) SSL
14 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
15 14 (16.67%) CheckPoint
15 14 (16.67%) Degree
15 14 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 13 (15.48%) F5
16 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
17 12 (14.29%) Nagios
17 12 (14.29%) HP
17 12 (14.29%) MySQL
17 12 (14.29%) Web Services

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 23 (27.38%) MS Exchange
2 20 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 12 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 6 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.52%) WAN
2 25 (29.76%) LAN
3 18 (21.43%) Network Security
4 17 (20.24%) VPN
5 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 16 (19.05%) SSL
6 12 (14.29%) OpenVPN
7 11 (13.10%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (13.10%) OSPF
7 11 (13.10%) BGP
7 11 (13.10%) IPsec
8 10 (11.90%) WLAN
8 10 (11.90%) MPLS
9 9 (10.71%) SAN
10 5 (5.95%) VoIP
10 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.76%) DNS
11 4 (4.76%) DSL
11 4 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (3.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) MySQL
1 12 (14.29%) Redis
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 15 (17.86%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 12 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 6 (7.14%) Consultant
5 6 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Linux
2 30 (35.71%) Windows
3 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
6 10 (11.90%) UNIX
7 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.14%) Android
8 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 11 (13.10%) Network Design
3 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 6 (7.14%) Product Management
5 6 (7.14%) Project Management
6 5 (5.95%) ITIL
7 4 (4.76%) Information Security
7 4 (4.76%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.38%) SIEM
8 2 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.19%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.19%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.19%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) Python
2 2 (2.38%) Google Apps Script
2 2 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.95%) CCNP
4 4 (4.76%) CCNA
5 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.19%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.19%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.19%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.19%) CCDA
6 1 (1.19%) ISEB
6 1 (1.19%) CCIP
6 1 (1.19%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (30.95%) VMware ESX
2 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
3 14 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) Nagios
1 12 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (14.29%) logstash
2 5 (5.95%) SCOM
3 4 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 38 (45.24%) Cisco
2 36 (42.86%) Juniper
3 35 (41.67%) VMware
4 14 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 13 (15.48%) F5
6 12 (14.29%) HP
7 9 (10.71%) Fortinet
8 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.14%) Avaya
9 6 (7.14%) Symantec
9 6 (7.14%) Blue Coat
9 6 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 6 (7.14%) Nimsoft
10 4 (4.76%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.76%) Nokia
10 4 (4.76%) Citrix
11 3 (3.57%) Websense
12 2 (2.38%) Sophos
12 2 (2.38%) Google
12 2 (2.38%) Proofpoint
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