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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South West / Bristol
Rank 74 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 60 75 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.35% 4.16% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.79% 26.32% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 72
Median salary £36,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
242 285 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.50% 15.79% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 186 238 256
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bristol

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 67 (46.85%) Windows
2 51 (35.66%) Microsoft
3 49 (34.27%) Cisco
3 49 (34.27%) Active Directory
3 49 (34.27%) WAN
4 40 (27.97%) LAN
5 37 (25.87%) Windows Server
6 35 (24.48%) TCP/IP
6 35 (24.48%) DNS
7 34 (23.78%) ITIL
8 33 (23.08%) Linux
8 33 (23.08%) VPN
9 30 (20.98%) VMware
9 30 (20.98%) Network Security
10 28 (19.58%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (17.48%) DHCP
12 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
12 24 (16.78%) CCNA
12 24 (16.78%) Internet
12 24 (16.78%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (16.08%) Data Centre
14 22 (15.38%) CheckPoint
15 21 (14.69%) Finance
16 20 (13.99%) VLAN
16 20 (13.99%) MPLS
16 20 (13.99%) MS Exchange
17 19 (13.29%) Service Management
17 19 (13.29%) Security Cleared
17 19 (13.29%) Hyper-V
17 19 (13.29%) Network Management

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 20 (13.99%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.90%) CloudStack
4 7 (4.90%) JBoss
4 7 (4.90%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.20%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.70%) Apache
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) IIS
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.80%) Maximo
3 1 (0.70%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.40%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 49 (34.27%) WAN
2 40 (27.97%) LAN
3 35 (24.48%) DNS
3 35 (24.48%) TCP/IP
4 33 (23.08%) VPN
5 30 (20.98%) Network Security
6 25 (17.48%) DHCP
7 24 (16.78%) Internet
7 24 (16.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (13.99%) MPLS
8 20 (13.99%) VLAN
9 17 (11.89%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (10.49%) WLAN
11 14 (9.79%) IP Telephony
11 14 (9.79%) Wireless
12 11 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (7.69%) FWSM
13 9 (6.29%) Cisco IPT
13 9 (6.29%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (6.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) GIS
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.70%) Big Data
5 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.90%) Jenkins
1 7 (4.90%) Subversion
1 7 (4.90%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (14.69%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.50%) Electronics
3 5 (3.50%) Marketing
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (25.87%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.38%) Analyst
3 15 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Security Engineer
5 10 (6.99%) Security Manager
6 9 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Technical Support
8 7 (4.90%) Administrator
8 7 (4.90%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Network Manager
8 7 (4.90%) Network Security Manager
8 7 (4.90%) SOC Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) .NET
2 7 (4.90%) LAMP
2 7 (4.90%) Middleware
3 6 (4.20%) HTML
4 4 (2.80%) XML
5 3 (2.10%) J2EE
5 3 (2.10%) RESTful
5 3 (2.10%) SOAP
5 3 (2.10%) Spring
5 3 (2.10%) Web Services
6 2 (1.40%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.08%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.09%) NHS
3 8 (5.59%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (4.20%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.10%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (2.10%) Cybercrime
6 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.40%) Clustering
7 2 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.70%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.70%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.70%) IPTV
8 1 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (46.85%) Windows
2 37 (25.87%) Windows Server
3 33 (23.08%) Linux
4 18 (12.59%) Unix
5 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.50%) Solaris
10 4 (2.80%) AIX
10 4 (2.80%) HPUX
10 4 (2.80%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.80%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.10%) Android
12 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.40%) VMS
12 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.78%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Network Management
2 19 (13.29%) Service Management
3 18 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.59%) SIEM
4 15 (10.49%) High Availability
4 15 (10.49%) Network Design
5 14 (9.79%) Information Security
5 14 (9.79%) Security Operations
6 13 (9.09%) Security Management
7 12 (8.39%) Change Control
8 11 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 10 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.99%) Protective Monitoring
9 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.29%) DevOps
10 9 (6.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.59%) SQL
2 14 (9.79%) Python
3 13 (9.09%) Java
4 8 (5.59%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.90%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.90%) Perl
5 7 (4.90%) Ruby
6 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.40%) C
7 2 (1.40%) C#
7 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.40%) Lua
8 1 (0.70%) C++
8 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (19.58%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (16.78%) CCNA
3 19 (13.29%) Security Cleared
4 18 (12.59%) SC Cleared
5 14 (9.79%) MCP
5 14 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (8.39%) CCNP
6 12 (8.39%) Degree
7 11 (7.69%) MCSE
8 9 (6.29%) DV Cleared
9 8 (5.59%) MCSA
10 5 (3.50%) GCIA
11 3 (2.10%) CISSP
11 3 (2.10%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (2.10%) LPIC
11 3 (2.10%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (2.10%) Server+ Certification
12 2 (1.40%) CCENT
12 2 (1.40%) CISA
12 2 (1.40%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.10%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) GPG13
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (34.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.29%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (9.09%) Snort
5 8 (5.59%) vSphere
5 8 (5.59%) XenServer
6 7 (4.90%) Xen
7 4 (2.80%) MetaFrame
7 4 (2.80%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.10%) Firmware
9 2 (1.40%) NFS
9 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.70%) Docker
10 1 (0.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (6.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (5.59%) Ansible
2 8 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.59%) Puppet
3 7 (4.90%) Cobbler
3 7 (4.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (4.90%) Salt
3 7 (4.90%) Terraform
3 7 (4.90%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.80%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 3 (2.10%) RSA enVision
5 3 (2.10%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.40%) QRadar
7 1 (0.70%) Cacti
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.70%) Iperf
7 1 (0.70%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 51 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 49 (34.27%) Cisco
3 30 (20.98%) VMware
4 22 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 16 (11.19%) F5
6 14 (9.79%) Citrix
6 14 (9.79%) IBM
6 14 (9.79%) Juniper
7 13 (9.09%) HP
8 11 (7.69%) IronPort
8 11 (7.69%) Oracle
8 11 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 11 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 9 (6.29%) CA
9 9 (6.29%) Nokia
10 8 (5.59%) SAP
10 8 (5.59%) Sophos
11 7 (4.90%) EnterpriseDB
12 6 (4.20%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (4.20%) Splunk
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