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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 15 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.55% 9.81% 13.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.90% 26.77% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 67
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
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
118 198 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 31.13% 36.67% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 96 147 157
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 7 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 41 (57.75%) Juniper
2 38 (53.52%) Cisco
3 37 (52.11%) Windows
4 23 (32.39%) Linux
4 23 (32.39%) LAN
4 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
4 23 (32.39%) WAN
5 21 (29.58%) VMware
6 20 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (23.94%) Active Directory
8 16 (22.54%) CCNA
8 16 (22.54%) MS Exchange
8 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
9 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (21.13%) SQL
9 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
9 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
10 13 (18.31%) UNIX
10 13 (18.31%) Degree
11 12 (16.90%) Incident Management
11 12 (16.90%) VMware ESX
12 11 (15.49%) SSL
13 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (12.68%) F5
14 9 (12.68%) Fortinet
14 9 (12.68%) Sourcefire
15 8 (11.27%) Blue Coat

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 16 (22.54%) MS Exchange
1 16 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.27%) Lync
4 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon S3
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon SQS
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon ELB
1 8 (11.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.82%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) LAN
1 23 (32.39%) WAN
2 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
3 11 (15.49%) SSL
4 8 (11.27%) OpenVPN
5 7 (9.86%) VPN
5 7 (9.86%) DNS
6 6 (8.45%) NetScreen
6 6 (8.45%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.04%) Internet
7 5 (7.04%) DHCP
8 4 (5.63%) MPLS
8 4 (5.63%) VLAN
9 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.82%) Junos
10 2 (2.82%) IPsec
10 2 (2.82%) DMZ
10 2 (2.82%) Network Security
10 2 (2.82%) OSPF
10 2 (2.82%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) MySQL
1 8 (11.27%) Redis
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (5.63%) French Language
1 4 (5.63%) German Language
1 4 (5.63%) Italian Language
1 4 (5.63%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Support Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Technical Support
3 14 (19.72%) Technical Support Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Security Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Consultant
6 8 (11.27%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Linux Support
6 8 (11.27%) Linux Support Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Field Support Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Security Consultant
7 7 (9.86%) Field Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Security Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Hardware Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Linux
3 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.31%) UNIX
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (11.27%) Amazon Linux
7 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.86%) Solaris
8 3 (4.23%) Android
8 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.90%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.27%) Server Hardening
4 7 (9.86%) Information Security
5 6 (8.45%) Product Management
5 6 (8.45%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL
6 4 (5.63%) Time Management
7 3 (4.23%) Network Design
8 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.82%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.41%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.41%) Logistics
9 1 (1.41%) Network Management
9 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Python
2 2 (2.82%) Google Apps Script
2 2 (2.82%) C
2 2 (2.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (22.54%) CCNA
3 13 (18.31%) Degree
4 7 (9.86%) CCNP
4 7 (9.86%) MCP
4 7 (9.86%) JNCIA
5 5 (7.04%) JNCIE
5 5 (7.04%) CCSA
5 5 (7.04%) CCSE
6 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.63%) MCSE
6 4 (5.63%) MCSA
6 4 (5.63%) MCDBA
6 4 (5.63%) CCIE
7 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.82%) CISSP
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCIP
8 1 (1.41%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
1 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (23.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.90%) VMware ESX
3 7 (9.86%) vSphere
4 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Nagios
1 8 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.27%) logstash
2 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Juniper
2 38 (53.52%) Cisco
3 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.58%) VMware
5 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.68%) Sourcefire
6 9 (12.68%) Fortinet
6 9 (12.68%) F5
7 8 (11.27%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.63%) LANDesk
8 4 (5.63%) Sun
8 4 (5.63%) HP
9 3 (4.23%) Websense
10 2 (2.82%) Sophos
10 2 (2.82%) Google
10 2 (2.82%) Crossbeam
11 1 (1.41%) ScanSafe
11 1 (1.41%) Brocade
11 1 (1.41%) ZyXEL
11 1 (1.41%) SonicWALL
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