The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 55 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 76 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.19% 3.89% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.90% 28.64% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 52
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £27,650 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
263 220 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.48% 13.60% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 217 188 194
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South West

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 23 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bristol

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 80 (53.33%) Windows
2 75 (50.00%) Cisco
3 58 (38.67%) Linux
3 58 (38.67%) VMware
4 57 (38.00%) Active Directory
4 57 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (33.33%) Degree
7 48 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (30.00%) DNS
9 44 (29.33%) Microsoft
10 43 (28.67%) CCNA
11 42 (28.00%) MySQL
12 38 (25.33%) SQL Server
13 37 (24.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (22.67%) Juniper
15 32 (21.33%) VPN
16 31 (20.67%) SAN
17 30 (20.00%) Citrix
18 29 (19.33%) MS Exchange
18 29 (19.33%) Security Cleared
19 28 (18.67%) CCNP
20 27 (18.00%) MCSE
21 26 (17.33%) TCP/IP
22 25 (16.67%) Windows 7
22 25 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
23 24 (16.00%) Apache
23 24 (16.00%) VMware ESX
24 23 (15.33%) Network Security
24 23 (15.33%) IIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 29 (19.33%) MS Exchange
2 24 (16.00%) Apache
3 23 (15.33%) IIS
4 18 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (11.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.33%) nginx
8 2 (1.33%) Zimbra
8 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.67%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.67%) Confluence
9 1 (0.67%) Lync
9 1 (0.67%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.67%) CMS
9 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.67%) WorkSite
Applications
1 20 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (30.00%) DNS
2 32 (21.33%) VPN
3 31 (20.67%) SAN
4 26 (17.33%) TCP/IP
5 23 (15.33%) Network Security
6 22 (14.67%) LAN
7 20 (13.33%) WAN
7 20 (13.33%) SMTP
8 19 (12.67%) DHCP
8 19 (12.67%) NetScaler
9 18 (12.00%) HTTP
10 16 (10.67%) Wireless
10 16 (10.67%) IPsec
11 15 (10.00%) Internet
12 11 (7.33%) ISDN
12 11 (7.33%) VoIP
12 11 (7.33%) iSCSI
12 11 (7.33%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (6.67%) PPTP
14 9 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.00%) MySQL
2 38 (25.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.33%) Big Data
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Hudson
2 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (14.67%) Finance
2 20 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.67%) Back Office
4 7 (4.67%) Legal
5 5 (3.33%) Advertising
6 3 (2.00%) Banking
6 3 (2.00%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Publishing
7 2 (1.33%) Electronics
7 2 (1.33%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Military
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (18.67%) Systems Administrator
2 24 (16.00%) Administrator
3 22 (14.67%) Network Engineer
4 19 (12.67%) Consultant
4 19 (12.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 16 (10.67%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
7 12 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.33%) CLAS Consultant
9 10 (6.67%) Architect
10 9 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.00%) Network Architect
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Technical Support
13 6 (4.00%) Design Engineer
13 6 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
13 6 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
13 6 (4.00%) Senior Architect
14 5 (3.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.33%) XML
1 17 (11.33%) HTML
2 3 (2.00%) .NET
3 2 (1.33%) Web Services
4 1 (0.67%) CSS
4 1 (0.67%) Middleware
4 1 (0.67%) LAMP
4 1 (0.67%) Ajax
4 1 (0.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.67%) Wiki
2 14 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.67%) PKI
4 7 (4.67%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.33%) Clustering
6 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) IVR
7 1 (0.67%) DTV
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) DataPower
7 1 (0.67%) Open Source
7 1 (0.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 80 (53.33%) Windows
2 58 (38.67%) Linux
3 52 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 22 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (14.00%) Ubuntu
7 11 (7.33%) UNIX
8 7 (4.67%) AIX
9 4 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.67%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.00%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.00%) Debian
11 2 (1.33%) Solaris
11 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (14.00%) ITIL
3 19 (12.67%) Network Design
4 18 (12.00%) Document Management
4 18 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 18 (12.00%) E-business
5 11 (7.33%) Security Architecture
6 10 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.33%) DNA
8 8 (5.33%) Network Management
8 8 (5.33%) High Availability
9 7 (4.67%) DevOps
10 5 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.67%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.67%) Project Management
11 4 (2.67%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.67%) Time Management
11 4 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (2.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.33%) SQL
2 9 (6.00%) Java
3 4 (2.67%) Perl
3 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.00%) Python
5 2 (1.33%) Ruby
5 2 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (38.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (33.33%) Degree
3 43 (28.67%) CCNA
4 37 (24.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (19.33%) Security Cleared
6 28 (18.67%) CCNP
7 27 (18.00%) MCSE
8 20 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 16 (10.67%) MCSA
10 5 (3.33%) MCP
10 5 (3.33%) CCA
10 5 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.67%) MCTS
11 4 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (2.00%) CCIE
13 2 (1.33%) MCITP
14 1 (0.67%) RHCE
14 1 (0.67%) HP ASE
14 1 (0.67%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.67%) SLA
2 11 (7.33%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (0.67%) BS7799
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 48 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (16.00%) VMware ESX
4 22 (14.67%) vSphere
5 10 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.00%) Samba
8 2 (1.33%) NFS
9 1 (0.67%) Postfix
9 1 (0.67%) XenApp
9 1 (0.67%) XenServer
9 1 (0.67%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.67%) Squid
9 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) Nagios
2 8 (5.33%) logstash
2 8 (5.33%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.67%) ARCserve
4 5 (3.33%) WSUS
5 2 (1.33%) SCCM
5 2 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.67%) SCOM
6 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.67%) Puppet
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 75 (50.00%) Cisco
2 58 (38.67%) VMware
3 44 (29.33%) Microsoft
4 34 (22.67%) Juniper
5 30 (20.00%) Citrix
6 18 (12.00%) Zend
7 12 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 12 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.33%) F5
9 9 (6.00%) Oracle
10 8 (5.33%) IBM
10 8 (5.33%) WatchGuard
11 7 (4.67%) Veeam
11 7 (4.67%) EMC
11 7 (4.67%) 3PAR
12 6 (4.00%) HP
12 6 (4.00%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.33%) Apple
14 4 (2.67%) Brocade
14 4 (2.67%) Foundry
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