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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 45 75 51
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 78 66 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.02% 3.39% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.99% 17.93% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 45 70
Median salary £34,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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
289 368 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.60% 18.92% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 235 324 219
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bristol

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 99 (61.88%) Windows
2 74 (46.25%) Linux
3 68 (42.50%) VMware
4 63 (39.38%) DNS
5 59 (36.88%) Cisco
6 57 (35.63%) Security Cleared
7 54 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (33.13%) SC Cleared
8 53 (33.13%) VPN
9 52 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 46 (28.75%) TCP/IP
10 46 (28.75%) ITIL
11 39 (24.38%) Active Directory
12 36 (22.50%) VoIP
13 33 (20.63%) SQL
14 31 (19.38%) MPLS
14 31 (19.38%) vSphere
14 31 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
15 30 (18.75%) WAN
15 30 (18.75%) MS Exchange
16 29 (18.13%) SMTP
17 27 (16.88%) DHCP
18 26 (16.25%) LAN
18 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
18 26 (16.25%) Information Security
18 26 (16.25%) SIEM
19 25 (15.63%) Telecoms
19 25 (15.63%) Broadband
20 24 (15.00%) CISSP
20 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 30 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2000
3 15 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (8.75%) Skype for Business
5 12 (7.50%) CloudStack
5 12 (7.50%) JBoss
5 12 (7.50%) OpenStack
5 12 (7.50%) WebLogic
5 12 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.38%) IIS
8 4 (2.50%) Apache
8 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.25%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (39.38%) DNS
2 53 (33.13%) VPN
3 46 (28.75%) TCP/IP
4 36 (22.50%) VoIP
5 31 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (19.38%) MPLS
6 30 (18.75%) WAN
7 29 (18.13%) SMTP
8 27 (16.88%) DHCP
9 26 (16.25%) LAN
10 25 (15.63%) Broadband
11 19 (11.88%) NetScreen
11 19 (11.88%) SSL
12 18 (11.25%) Internet
13 17 (10.63%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (8.75%) SAN
15 11 (6.88%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (5.63%) IPsec
16 9 (5.63%) NAS
17 8 (5.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) MySQL
2 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.25%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.50%) Subversion
3 12 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.50%) Selenium
4 4 (2.50%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.88%) AppScan
5 3 (1.88%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.63%) GitLab
6 1 (0.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.75%) Finance
3 4 (2.50%) Military
4 2 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (26.25%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Analyst
3 19 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 12 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.25%) IT Support
7 10 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (5.63%) Consultant
8 9 (5.63%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
9 8 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Junior
10 7 (4.38%) Junior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.00%) LAMP
2 14 (8.75%) .NET
3 6 (3.75%) Web Services
4 4 (2.50%) CSS
5 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.25%) XSLT
6 1 (0.63%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.63%) Django
6 1 (0.63%) HTML
6 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.25%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.75%) PKI
5 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (5.00%) AS400
6 8 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (5.00%) Mainframe
7 7 (4.38%) Digital Media
8 6 (3.75%) Clustering
9 5 (3.13%) Replication
10 4 (2.50%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (2.50%) SCADA
11 3 (1.88%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.88%) Blackberry
12 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.25%) Learning Management System
12 2 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 99 (61.88%) Windows
2 74 (46.25%) Linux
3 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.88%) Unix
5 15 (9.38%) Windows 2000
5 15 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 15 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.88%) Windows 8
6 11 (6.88%) Windows Vista
6 11 (6.88%) Windows XP
7 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Debian
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.75%) ITIL
2 26 (16.25%) Information Security
2 26 (16.25%) SIEM
3 20 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 19 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (10.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (10.63%) Network Monitoring
7 16 (10.00%) DevOps
8 14 (8.75%) Identity Management
8 14 (8.75%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (8.75%) Scrum
9 13 (8.13%) Security Management
9 13 (8.13%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.50%) Auto-Scaling
10 12 (7.50%) Build Automation
10 12 (7.50%) DSDM
10 12 (7.50%) OWASP
10 12 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (7.50%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.63%) SQL
2 19 (11.88%) Python
3 17 (10.63%) Shell Script
4 16 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.50%) Ruby
6 11 (6.88%) Java
7 7 (4.38%) C++
8 6 (3.75%) C
9 5 (3.13%) Perl
10 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.88%) C#
12 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.25%) PHP
13 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (35.63%) Security Cleared
2 53 (33.13%) SC Cleared
3 24 (15.00%) CISSP
4 20 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (11.88%) CCNA
5 19 (11.88%) Degree
6 12 (7.50%) DV Cleared
7 8 (5.00%) GCIA
7 8 (5.00%) SANS
8 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (3.75%) CISA
9 6 (3.75%) CISM
9 6 (3.75%) CREST Certified
9 6 (3.75%) GCIH
9 6 (3.75%) MCSE
10 5 (3.13%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.50%) CCNP
11 4 (2.50%) CEH
11 4 (2.50%) VCP5
11 4 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.00%) SLA
2 13 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.38%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.13%) HMG Infosec
5 4 (2.50%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.88%) ISO22301
6 3 (1.88%) RMADS
7 1 (0.63%) COBIT
7 1 (0.63%) GPG13
7 1 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 54 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (24.38%) Active Directory
3 31 (19.38%) vSphere
4 16 (10.00%) Xen
5 15 (9.38%) Snort
5 15 (9.38%) VMware ESX
6 12 (7.50%) XenServer
7 6 (3.75%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.50%) KVM
8 4 (2.50%) UAG
8 4 (2.50%) vCloud
9 3 (1.88%) Firmware
9 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.88%) NFS
9 3 (1.88%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.25%) XenApp
11 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (8.75%) Backup Exec
2 14 (8.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (7.50%) Ansible
3 12 (7.50%) Cobbler
3 12 (7.50%) Puppet
3 12 (7.50%) Salt
3 12 (7.50%) Terraform
3 12 (7.50%) Tivoli
4 11 (6.88%) NetBackup
5 8 (5.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (4.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (4.38%) RSA enVision
6 7 (4.38%) SCCM
7 5 (3.13%) AirWatch
7 5 (3.13%) SCOM
8 4 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (2.50%) MOM
8 4 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 68 (42.50%) VMware
2 59 (36.88%) Cisco
3 52 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
5 23 (14.38%) Intel Security
6 22 (13.75%) Juniper
7 17 (10.63%) SolarWinds
8 15 (9.38%) ArcSight
8 15 (9.38%) HP
8 15 (9.38%) IBM
8 15 (9.38%) Red Hat
8 15 (9.38%) Symantec
9 12 (7.50%) EnterpriseDB
9 12 (7.50%) Oracle
10 10 (6.25%) Palo Alto
11 9 (5.63%) Dell
12 8 (5.00%) LogRhythm
12 8 (5.00%) Splunk
13 5 (3.13%) Avaya
13 5 (3.13%) Sophos
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £0.000 per annum + Generous salary plus benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Penison, Share Scheme, Bonus
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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