The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 57 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 72 85 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.27% 4.38% 4.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.00% 25.07% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 67
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £54,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
313 339 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.55% 17.47% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 264 302 203
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bristol

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 89 (60.96%) Windows
2 58 (39.73%) Linux
3 55 (37.67%) VMware
4 53 (36.30%) Security Cleared
5 52 (35.62%) SC Cleared
6 49 (33.56%) Microsoft
7 46 (31.51%) DNS
8 42 (28.77%) Cisco
9 41 (28.08%) ITIL
9 41 (28.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 38 (26.03%) VPN
11 35 (23.97%) TCP/IP
12 34 (23.29%) vSphere
13 32 (21.92%) Active Directory
14 30 (20.55%) Information Security
15 29 (19.86%) MS Exchange
16 28 (19.18%) SIEM
17 27 (18.49%) CISSP
18 26 (17.81%) DHCP
19 25 (17.12%) Intel Security
20 23 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 21 (14.38%) WAN
21 21 (14.38%) SQL
21 21 (14.38%) Management Information System
22 20 (13.70%) LAN
22 20 (13.70%) CCNA
22 20 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
22 20 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
22 20 (13.70%) Windows Server
23 19 (13.01%) Cybersecurity

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 29 (19.86%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2000
2 16 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.59%) Skype for Business
4 12 (8.22%) CloudStack
4 12 (8.22%) JBoss
4 12 (8.22%) OpenStack
4 12 (8.22%) WebLogic
4 12 (8.22%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.11%) IIS
7 4 (2.74%) Apache
7 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.74%) SaaS
3 2 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (31.51%) DNS
2 38 (26.03%) VPN
3 35 (23.97%) TCP/IP
4 26 (17.81%) DHCP
5 21 (14.38%) WAN
6 20 (13.70%) LAN
7 19 (13.01%) MPLS
7 19 (13.01%) VoIP
8 18 (12.33%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (12.33%) Internet
9 16 (10.96%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (10.27%) SMTP
11 14 (9.59%) SAN
12 13 (8.90%) SSL
13 12 (8.22%) Broadband
14 10 (6.85%) Network Security
15 9 (6.16%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (6.16%) IPsec
15 9 (6.16%) NetScreen
16 8 (5.48%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.42%) MySQL
2 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.37%) ActiveReports
4 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (11.64%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.22%) Subversion
3 12 (8.22%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.74%) Selenium
4 4 (2.74%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.05%) AppScan
5 3 (2.05%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.68%) GitLab
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.79%) Finance
3 4 (2.74%) Military
4 2 (1.37%) Games
4 2 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.92%) Analyst
2 28 (19.18%) Network Engineer
3 18 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.96%) Security Analyst
5 13 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) IT Support
8 9 (6.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 9 (6.16%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Senior Security Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) SOC Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Network Team Leader
11 6 (4.11%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.96%) LAMP
2 12 (8.22%) .NET
3 6 (4.11%) Web Services
4 2 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.90%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.53%) PKI
4 10 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (5.48%) AS400
5 8 (5.48%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (5.48%) Mainframe
6 7 (4.79%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.74%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.74%) SCADA
8 3 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.05%) Clustering
8 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.05%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (60.96%) Windows
2 58 (39.73%) Linux
3 23 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (13.70%) Windows Server
5 19 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (13.01%) Unix
5 19 (13.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (10.96%) Windows 2000
7 12 (8.22%) Windows 8
7 12 (8.22%) Windows Vista
7 12 (8.22%) Windows XP
8 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Debian
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.08%) ITIL
2 30 (20.55%) Information Security
3 28 (19.18%) SIEM
4 19 (13.01%) Configuration Management
4 19 (13.01%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.64%) DevOps
6 17 (11.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (10.96%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (10.27%) Identity Management
9 14 (9.59%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (9.59%) Scrum
9 14 (9.59%) Security Management
10 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.90%) Security Operations
10 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.22%) Auto-Scaling
11 12 (8.22%) Build Automation
11 12 (8.22%) OWASP
11 12 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.38%) SQL
2 19 (13.01%) Python
3 17 (11.64%) Shell Script
4 16 (10.96%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.22%) Ruby
6 11 (7.53%) Java
7 7 (4.79%) C++
8 6 (4.11%) C
9 5 (3.42%) Perl
10 3 (2.05%) C#
10 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (36.30%) Security Cleared
2 52 (35.62%) SC Cleared
3 27 (18.49%) CISSP
4 20 (13.70%) CCNA
4 20 (13.70%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (9.59%) Degree
6 11 (7.53%) DV Cleared
7 10 (6.85%) GCIA
8 8 (5.48%) GCIH
8 8 (5.48%) SANS
9 7 (4.79%) MCSE
9 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (4.11%) CISA
10 6 (4.11%) CISM
10 6 (4.11%) CREST Certified
11 5 (3.42%) CCNP
11 5 (3.42%) GIAC
11 5 (3.42%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.74%) CEH
12 4 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.48%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.48%) SLA
3 5 (3.42%) HMG Infosec
4 4 (2.74%) ISO27002
5 3 (2.05%) ISO22301
5 3 (2.05%) RMADS
6 1 (0.68%) COBIT
6 1 (0.68%) GPG13
6 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 41 (28.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (23.29%) vSphere
3 32 (21.92%) Active Directory
4 16 (10.96%) VMware ESX
4 16 (10.96%) Xen
5 15 (10.27%) Snort
6 12 (8.22%) XenServer
7 5 (3.42%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.74%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.74%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.74%) KVM
8 4 (2.74%) UAG
8 4 (2.74%) vCloud
9 3 (2.05%) NFS
9 3 (2.05%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.05%) XenApp
10 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (11.64%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (10.27%) Backup Exec
3 15 (10.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (8.22%) Ansible
4 12 (8.22%) Cobbler
4 12 (8.22%) NetBackup
4 12 (8.22%) Puppet
4 12 (8.22%) Salt
4 12 (8.22%) Terraform
4 12 (8.22%) Tivoli
5 7 (4.79%) RSA enVision
6 6 (4.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (3.42%) Nessus
7 5 (3.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (3.42%) SCCM
8 4 (2.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (2.74%) SCOM
9 3 (2.05%) AirWatch
9 3 (2.05%) QRadar
Vendors
1 55 (37.67%) VMware
2 49 (33.56%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.77%) Cisco
4 25 (17.12%) Intel Security
5 19 (13.01%) ArcSight
6 18 (12.33%) Juniper
7 17 (11.64%) SolarWinds
8 16 (10.96%) CheckPoint
8 16 (10.96%) Symantec
9 15 (10.27%) Red Hat
10 13 (8.90%) HP
10 13 (8.90%) IBM
11 12 (8.22%) EnterpriseDB
11 12 (8.22%) LogRhythm
11 12 (8.22%) Oracle
11 12 (8.22%) Splunk
12 8 (5.48%) Dell
12 8 (5.48%) Palo Alto
13 6 (4.11%) EMC
14 5 (3.42%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £44000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Aviva
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Mark Loucas Payments
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Aviva
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago