The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.26% 11.11% 11.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.84% 37.58% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 54
Median salary £46,250 £41,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.44% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
95 157 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 27.86% 29.57% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 66 130 117
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,050 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 52 (61.18%) Cisco
2 42 (49.41%) VMware
3 36 (42.35%) Windows
4 35 (41.18%) Finance
5 29 (34.12%) LAN
5 29 (34.12%) WAN
5 29 (34.12%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (34.12%) Office 365
6 28 (32.94%) Linux
7 27 (31.76%) Internet
8 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
9 25 (29.41%) CCNA
9 25 (29.41%) vSphere
9 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (27.06%) TCP/IP
11 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
11 22 (25.88%) MS Exchange
11 22 (25.88%) Wireless
11 22 (25.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (23.53%) MCSE
12 20 (23.53%) SQL
12 20 (23.53%) VB
12 20 (23.53%) DNS
12 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (23.53%) Citrix
13 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
14 18 (21.18%) DV Cleared
14 18 (21.18%) PKI
15 17 (20.00%) Network Design
15 17 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (16.47%) IIS
4 12 (14.12%) CMS
5 6 (7.06%) Apache
5 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.71%) JBoss
8 2 (2.35%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.35%) nginx
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.12%) Office 365
2 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.12%) LAN
1 29 (34.12%) WAN
2 27 (31.76%) Internet
3 23 (27.06%) TCP/IP
4 22 (25.88%) Wireless
5 20 (23.53%) DNS
6 17 (20.00%) SAN
7 10 (11.76%) NAS
8 9 (10.59%) Network Security
9 6 (7.06%) DHCP
9 6 (7.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (7.06%) VLAN
10 5 (5.88%) Intranet
11 4 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (3.53%) MPLS
13 2 (2.35%) HTTP
13 2 (2.35%) VPN
14 1 (1.18%) BGP
14 1 (1.18%) LDAP
14 1 (1.18%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) DB2
3 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Gatling
1 12 (14.12%) JMeter
1 12 (14.12%) LoadRunner
1 12 (14.12%) Selenium
1 12 (14.12%) TestNG
1 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Ant
General
1 35 (41.18%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (31.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) VMware Engineer
4 17 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 13 (15.29%) Network Engineer
7 12 (14.12%) Automation Tester
7 12 (14.12%) Java Automation Tester
7 12 (14.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 12 (14.12%) Selenium Tester
7 12 (14.12%) Senior Automation Tester
7 12 (14.12%) Senior Tester
7 12 (14.12%) Tester
8 10 (11.76%) Network Support
8 10 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (10.59%) Citrix Engineer
9 9 (10.59%) Senior Citrix Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (8.24%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
1 12 (14.12%) Ajax
1 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
1 12 (14.12%) HTML
2 2 (2.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) PKI
2 14 (16.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (11.76%) Cryptography
4 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.24%) e-Health
6 5 (5.88%) Statistics
7 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.53%) Clustering
8 3 (3.53%) Replication
9 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
3 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.35%) CentOS
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) Debian
6 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (20.00%) Network Design
2 14 (16.47%) Project Management
3 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
3 13 (15.29%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (14.12%) Agile Testing
4 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
4 12 (14.12%) Change Control
4 12 (14.12%) Defect Management
4 12 (14.12%) DevOps
4 12 (14.12%) Functional Testing
4 12 (14.12%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (14.12%) Open Source
4 12 (14.12%) Performance Testing
4 12 (14.12%) SDLC
4 12 (14.12%) SIEM
4 12 (14.12%) Software Testing
4 12 (14.12%) Test Automation
4 12 (14.12%) Test Scripting
4 12 (14.12%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) SQL
1 20 (23.53%) VB
2 16 (18.82%) Java
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.29%) Perl
5 12 (14.12%) VBScript
6 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (34.12%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (29.41%) CCNA
3 22 (25.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (23.53%) MCSE
4 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
6 18 (21.18%) DV Cleared
7 17 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (18.82%) Degree
9 12 (14.12%) ISEB
9 12 (14.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (14.12%) MCITP
10 11 (12.94%) CCNP
11 10 (11.76%) RHCA
11 10 (11.76%) RHCSA
12 6 (7.06%) MCP
12 6 (7.06%) MCSA
13 5 (5.88%) CEH
13 5 (5.88%) CISSP
13 5 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 10 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 10 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.41%) vSphere
3 11 (12.94%) XenApp
4 7 (8.24%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) vMotion
2 4 (4.71%) Endace
3 3 (3.53%) Nagios
4 1 (1.18%) Ansible
4 1 (1.18%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 52 (61.18%) Cisco
2 42 (49.41%) VMware
3 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
4 20 (23.53%) Citrix
5 17 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 14 (16.47%) Juniper
7 13 (15.29%) Oracle
8 5 (5.88%) Fujitsu
9 4 (4.71%) LogRhythm
10 3 (3.53%) F5
11 2 (2.35%) BEA
11 2 (2.35%) Brocade
11 2 (2.35%) Dell
11 2 (2.35%) HP
11 2 (2.35%) IBM
11 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.35%) Splunk
12 1 (1.18%) Adobe
12 1 (1.18%) Dynatrace