The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 57 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 76 74 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.20% 3.88% 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.85% 28.35% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 44
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
294 261 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.24% 13.68% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 254 238 191
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bristol region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Bristol

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bristol

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 75 (46.88%) Windows
2 55 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 53 (33.13%) SC Cleared
4 50 (31.25%) VMware
5 42 (26.25%) Microsoft
6 38 (23.75%) Cisco
6 38 (23.75%) Linux
6 38 (23.75%) Active Directory
7 37 (23.13%) LAN
8 34 (21.25%) MS Exchange
8 34 (21.25%) DNS
8 34 (21.25%) Network Security
8 34 (21.25%) Windows Server
9 33 (20.63%) Juniper
9 33 (20.63%) Telecoms
10 29 (18.13%) Information Security
10 29 (18.13%) TCP/IP
11 28 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (16.25%) ITIL
14 24 (15.00%) VPN
14 24 (15.00%) DHCP
15 23 (14.38%) CISSP
15 23 (14.38%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (13.75%) SIEM
16 22 (13.75%) WAN
17 21 (13.13%) McAfee
17 21 (13.13%) Lync
17 21 (13.13%) Digital Media

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (21.25%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.13%) Lync
3 18 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (3.75%) Apache
6 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.88%) CloudStack
9 3 (1.88%) JBoss
9 3 (1.88%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.75%) Office 365
3 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.50%) SaaS
4 2 (1.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.13%) LAN
2 34 (21.25%) DNS
2 34 (21.25%) Network Security
3 29 (18.13%) TCP/IP
4 24 (15.00%) DHCP
4 24 (15.00%) VPN
5 22 (13.75%) WAN
6 16 (10.00%) SAN
7 15 (9.38%) Internet
8 14 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (8.75%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (8.13%) OSPF
10 12 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (7.50%) SSL
10 12 (7.50%) Wireless
11 11 (6.88%) MPLS
12 10 (6.25%) Ethernet
13 9 (5.63%) Skype
14 8 (5.00%) ATM
14 8 (5.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.75%) MySQL
3 4 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.75%) Selenium
2 6 (3.75%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.88%) Subversion
3 3 (1.88%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.13%) Retail
4 4 (2.50%) Legal
4 4 (2.50%) Military
5 3 (1.88%) Finance
6 2 (1.25%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 34 (21.25%) Analyst
3 21 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 17 (10.63%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (8.75%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.88%) Designer
7 11 (6.88%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (5.63%) Network Support
8 9 (5.63%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Active Directory Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Active Directory Support
10 7 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Senior Operations Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.63%) LAMP
2 8 (5.00%) Web Services
3 3 (1.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Digital Media
2 17 (10.63%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (6.25%) PKI
5 7 (4.38%) AS400
5 7 (4.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (4.38%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.13%) CESG
7 5 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.50%) Clustering
8 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.88%) Statistics
10 2 (1.25%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.25%) Replication
11 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 75 (46.88%) Windows
2 38 (23.75%) Linux
3 34 (21.25%) Windows Server
4 28 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.50%) Windows 2000
7 12 (7.50%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (6.25%) Unix
9 9 (5.63%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.00%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.50%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.25%) Android
12 2 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.63%) AIX
13 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.63%) HPUX
13 1 (0.63%) Solaris
13 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.13%) Information Security
2 26 (16.25%) ITIL
3 22 (13.75%) SIEM
4 18 (11.25%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (11.25%) Security Operations
5 14 (8.75%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (6.88%) Configuration Management
7 11 (6.88%) Security Management
8 10 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 10 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
8 10 (6.25%) Computer Security
8 10 (6.25%) DevOps
8 10 (6.25%) Identity Management
8 10 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.38%) Network Design
10 7 (4.38%) Security Hardening
10 7 (4.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.50%) SQL
2 10 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 9 (5.63%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.75%) Python
5 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.88%) Ruby
6 2 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 53 (33.13%) SC Cleared
3 23 (14.38%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (14.38%) CISSP
4 20 (12.50%) CCNA
5 11 (6.88%) GCIA
6 9 (5.63%) Degree
7 7 (4.38%) GCIH
8 6 (3.75%) CCNP
9 5 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.13%) MCSE
9 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.50%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.50%) EnCE
10 4 (2.50%) GIAC
10 4 (2.50%) GSEC
10 4 (2.50%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.50%) SANS
11 3 (1.88%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (1.88%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.13%) HMG Infosec
4 4 (2.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.88%) ISO22301
5 3 (1.88%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.88%) RMADS
6 1 (0.63%) COBIT
6 1 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 38 (23.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.88%) vSphere
4 11 (6.88%) Snort
4 11 (6.88%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.63%) Xen
6 6 (3.75%) KVM
7 5 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.13%) XenApp
8 3 (1.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.88%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.88%) NFS
8 3 (1.88%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.88%) XenServer
9 2 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.25%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.25%) UAG
9 2 (1.25%) vCloud
10 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (8.75%) Backup Exec
1 14 (8.75%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.50%) SCCM
5 3 (1.88%) Ansible
5 3 (1.88%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.88%) MOM
5 3 (1.88%) Nessus
5 3 (1.88%) Puppet
5 3 (1.88%) QRadar
5 3 (1.88%) Salt
5 3 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.88%) Terraform
5 3 (1.88%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.25%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.25%) RSA enVision
6 2 (1.25%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 50 (31.25%) VMware
2 42 (26.25%) Microsoft
3 38 (23.75%) Cisco
4 33 (20.63%) Juniper
5 21 (13.13%) McAfee
6 19 (11.88%) ArcSight
6 19 (11.88%) CheckPoint
7 18 (11.25%) SolarWinds
8 16 (10.00%) Splunk
9 14 (8.75%) LogRhythm
10 13 (8.13%) Citrix
11 11 (6.88%) Palo Alto
12 10 (6.25%) F5
12 10 (6.25%) IBM
13 9 (5.63%) Symantec
14 7 (4.38%) HP
15 6 (3.75%) Dell
15 6 (3.75%) Fortinet
15 6 (3.75%) Radware
15 6 (3.75%) Sourcefire
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