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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 21 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 60 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.00% 8.41% 8.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 21.26% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 46
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,995 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
200 174 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.33% 39.55% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 128 129 127
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £60,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 55 (61.11%) VMware
2 47 (52.22%) Windows
3 46 (51.11%) WAN
3 46 (51.11%) Cisco
4 42 (46.67%) LAN
5 37 (41.11%) MS Exchange
6 33 (36.67%) Juniper
7 32 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (34.44%) Linux
8 31 (34.44%) VMware ESX
9 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 30 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (26.67%) Hyper-V
12 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (23.33%) VPN
15 20 (22.22%) HP
16 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
16 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
16 19 (21.11%) Network Security
17 18 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (17.78%) SAN
19 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
20 12 (13.33%) Load Balancing
21 11 (12.22%) WLAN
21 11 (12.22%) SSL
21 11 (12.22%) OSPF
21 11 (12.22%) BGP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (41.11%) MS Exchange
2 30 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Office
2 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (51.11%) WAN
2 42 (46.67%) LAN
3 21 (23.33%) VPN
4 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
4 19 (21.11%) Network Security
5 18 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (17.78%) SAN
7 11 (12.22%) SSL
7 11 (12.22%) IPsec
7 11 (12.22%) OSPF
7 11 (12.22%) BGP
7 11 (12.22%) WLAN
8 9 (10.00%) MPLS
9 8 (8.89%) DNS
10 7 (7.78%) VoIP
11 4 (4.44%) DHCP
11 4 (4.44%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.44%) DSL
11 4 (4.44%) OpenVPN
11 4 (4.44%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) MySQL
2 4 (4.44%) Redis
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 9 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Architect
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Linux Support
8 4 (4.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Handset
3 2 (2.22%) Replication
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
3 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.22%) Windows
2 31 (34.44%) Linux
3 25 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.22%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.44%) UNIX
7 4 (4.44%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 10 (11.11%) Network Design
3 6 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.44%) TOGAF
4 4 (4.44%) ITIL
5 3 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.22%) SIEM
6 2 (2.22%) CRM
6 2 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.22%) Content Management
6 2 (2.22%) Information Security
6 2 (2.22%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.11%) Time Management
7 1 (1.11%) ITSM
7 1 (1.11%) Security Management
7 1 (1.11%) Validation
7 1 (1.11%) Service Management
7 1 (1.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.11%) CCNP
3 8 (8.89%) CCNA
4 7 (7.78%) Degree
5 4 (4.44%) JNCIA
5 4 (4.44%) JNCIP
5 4 (4.44%) JNCIE
6 3 (3.33%) CCIE
7 1 (1.11%) CCIP
7 1 (1.11%) MCP
7 1 (1.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.11%) MCSA
7 1 (1.11%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (34.44%) VMware ESX
3 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 24 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.78%) VMware Server
6 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.22%) XenApp
7 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) SCOM
2 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.44%) logstash
2 4 (4.44%) Nagios
3 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.22%) SCCM
3 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (61.11%) VMware
2 46 (51.11%) Cisco
3 33 (36.67%) Juniper
4 20 (22.22%) HP
5 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.22%) F5
7 9 (10.00%) SonicWALL
8 8 (8.89%) Symantec
9 7 (7.78%) CheckPoint
10 6 (6.67%) Citrix
10 6 (6.67%) Avaya
10 6 (6.67%) Nimsoft
10 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.44%) Nokia
12 2 (2.22%) McAfee
12 2 (2.22%) Proofpoint
12 2 (2.22%) Qualys
12 2 (2.22%) Veeam
12 2 (2.22%) Mitel
13 1 (1.11%) Altiris
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago