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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 26 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 40 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.45% 7.50% 14.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.81% 21.86% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 78
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
124 183 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.00% 34.33% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 82 142 165
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 36 (48.65%) Cisco
1 36 (48.65%) Juniper
2 35 (47.30%) Linux
3 26 (35.14%) VMware
3 26 (35.14%) Windows
4 21 (28.38%) WAN
5 18 (24.32%) CheckPoint
6 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
6 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
6 17 (22.97%) LAN
7 16 (21.62%) SSL
8 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
8 15 (20.27%) Incident Management
9 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (17.57%) VMware ESX
10 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
11 12 (16.22%) MySQL
11 12 (16.22%) Web Services
11 12 (16.22%) CCNA
11 12 (16.22%) Nagios
11 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (16.22%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (16.22%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (16.22%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (16.22%) OpenVPN
11 12 (16.22%) Redis
11 12 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (16.22%) Amazon S3

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon ELB
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon SQS
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon S3
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (16.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) WAN
2 17 (22.97%) LAN
3 16 (21.62%) SSL
4 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
5 12 (16.22%) OpenVPN
6 11 (14.86%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (13.51%) VPN
8 8 (10.81%) Network Security
9 7 (9.46%) MPLS
10 6 (8.11%) BGP
10 6 (8.11%) SAN
10 6 (8.11%) WLAN
10 6 (8.11%) OSPF
11 4 (5.41%) NetScreen
11 4 (5.41%) VLAN
11 4 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (4.05%) IPsec
12 3 (4.05%) DNS
13 2 (2.70%) DMZ
13 2 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) MySQL
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon RDS
1 12 (16.22%) Redis
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (5.41%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) French Language
4 1 (1.35%) German Language
4 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Linux Support
2 12 (16.22%) Security Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Linux Support Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) Security Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.05%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.30%) Linux
2 26 (35.14%) Windows
3 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (16.22%) Amazon Linux
4 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.86%) UNIX
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.11%) Android
6 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Incident Management
2 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
3 7 (9.46%) Information Security
3 7 (9.46%) Network Design
4 6 (8.11%) Project Management
4 6 (8.11%) Product Management
5 5 (6.76%) ITIL
6 4 (5.41%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.70%) SIEM
7 2 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.35%) Network Management
8 1 (1.35%) Time Management
8 1 (1.35%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Python
2 2 (2.70%) Java
2 2 (2.70%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.22%) CCNA
3 11 (14.86%) Degree
4 8 (10.81%) CCNP
5 7 (9.46%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.76%) JNCIE
7 4 (5.41%) MCP
7 4 (5.41%) CCSA
7 4 (5.41%) CCSE
8 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.70%) CISSP
8 2 (2.70%) CCIE
9 1 (1.35%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.35%) CCIP
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.35%) ISEB
9 1 (1.35%) CCDA
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.57%) VMware ESX
3 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Nagios
1 12 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (16.22%) logstash
2 4 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (4.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Cisco
1 36 (48.65%) Juniper
2 26 (35.14%) VMware
3 18 (24.32%) CheckPoint
4 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.86%) F5
6 10 (13.51%) HP
7 9 (12.16%) Fortinet
8 7 (9.46%) Sourcefire
9 6 (8.11%) Symantec
9 6 (8.11%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.41%) Citrix
10 4 (5.41%) Nokia
11 3 (4.05%) Nimsoft
11 3 (4.05%) SonicWALL
11 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.05%) Websense
12 2 (2.70%) Sophos
12 2 (2.70%) Avaya
12 2 (2.70%) Google
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago