The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 94 57 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.21% 3.11% 6.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.64% 16.47% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71 50 113
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,150 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
288 346 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.96% 18.90% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 210 257 412
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 32 £38,500 -6.66% 9
High Wycombe +17 29 £26,000 +8.33% 2
Marlow +7 10 - -
Buckingham - 5 £40,000 -
Aylesbury +2 3 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Beaconsfield +9 2 £56,250 +50.00%
Chesham - 1 £32,500 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 93 (55.69%) Windows
2 89 (53.29%) Cisco
3 74 (44.31%) Microsoft
4 62 (37.13%) VMware
5 58 (34.73%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (26.95%) TCP/IP
8 44 (26.35%) LAN
9 43 (25.75%) WAN
10 40 (23.95%) MS Exchange
11 39 (23.35%) Network Security
12 35 (20.96%) CheckPoint
12 35 (20.96%) SQL
13 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (18.56%) ITIL
15 30 (17.96%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (17.37%) F5
16 29 (17.37%) CCNP
17 28 (16.77%) Active Directory
17 28 (16.77%) Citrix
17 28 (16.77%) CCSE
17 28 (16.77%) Hyper-V
18 27 (16.17%) Wireless
19 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
20 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
20 25 (14.97%) SAN
21 23 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (13.77%) CCIE
21 23 (13.77%) Cisco PIX
22 21 (12.57%) VPN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 40 (23.95%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (5.39%) IIS
6 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.80%) Apache
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) nginx
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) IaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (26.95%) TCP/IP
2 44 (26.35%) LAN
3 43 (25.75%) WAN
4 39 (23.35%) Network Security
5 30 (17.96%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (16.17%) Wireless
7 25 (14.97%) SAN
8 23 (13.77%) Cisco PIX
9 21 (12.57%) VPN
10 18 (10.78%) DNS
10 18 (10.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (9.58%) DHCP
12 11 (6.59%) VoIP
13 10 (5.99%) VLAN
13 10 (5.99%) MPLS
13 10 (5.99%) OSPF
14 9 (5.39%) SSL
15 8 (4.79%) BGP
15 8 (4.79%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (4.19%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.80%) MySQL
4 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.20%) MS Access
4 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.20%) MSI
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (10.78%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.99%) French Language
4 4 (2.40%) German Language
4 4 (2.40%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.40%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (23.35%) Network Engineer
2 27 (16.17%) Analyst
3 24 (14.37%) Support Engineer
4 17 (10.18%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.98%) Technical Support
6 13 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.19%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (6.59%) Security Analyst
8 11 (6.59%) Architect
8 11 (6.59%) Consultant
9 10 (5.99%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (5.99%) Network Analyst
10 9 (5.39%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Security Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) IT Support
11 8 (4.79%) IT Support Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Network Support Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.60%) .NET
2 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.60%) COM
2 1 (0.60%) Web Services
2 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.59%) Clustering
2 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.99%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.40%) Replication
5 4 (2.40%) PKI
5 4 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.80%) PACS
6 3 (1.80%) CCTV
7 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.20%) FMCG
7 2 (1.20%) Open Source
7 2 (1.20%) IVR
7 2 (1.20%) EPoS
7 2 (1.20%) NHS
8 1 (0.60%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 93 (55.69%) Windows
2 33 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (10.18%) Linux
5 13 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.40%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.40%) UNIX
7 3 (1.80%) AIX
7 3 (1.80%) Solaris
7 3 (1.80%) CentOS
7 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.20%) Android
9 1 (0.60%) Debian
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.56%) ITIL
2 16 (9.58%) Load Balancing
3 10 (5.99%) Project Management
4 9 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (5.39%) Network Design
4 9 (5.39%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (4.79%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (4.79%) Change Control
5 8 (4.79%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (4.19%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.19%) PRINCE2
6 7 (4.19%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (3.59%) Network Management
7 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.59%) Information Security
8 5 (2.99%) Migration
8 5 (2.99%) OO
8 5 (2.99%) Change Management
8 5 (2.99%) Time Management
8 5 (2.99%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.96%) SQL
2 5 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.40%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) C
4 2 (1.20%) Erlang
5 1 (0.60%) PHP
5 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
5 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (34.73%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (17.37%) CCNP
3 28 (16.77%) CCSE
4 23 (13.77%) CCIE
4 23 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (11.38%) CCNA
6 10 (5.99%) MCP
6 10 (5.99%) MCSE
6 10 (5.99%) MCSA
6 10 (5.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.99%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.99%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.39%) CCDP
7 9 (5.39%) CCSA
8 7 (4.19%) Degree
9 6 (3.59%) CCA
9 6 (3.59%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (3.59%) CCEA
10 5 (2.99%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) SLA
2 12 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.80%) HL7
3 3 (1.80%) DICOM
3 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (16.77%) Hyper-V
2 28 (16.77%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.99%) XenApp
4 9 (5.39%) XenDesktop
4 9 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.40%) vSphere
5 4 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (2.40%) UAG
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.20%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.60%) Firmware
7 1 (0.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.60%) Nessus
4 1 (0.60%) Cacti
4 1 (0.60%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 89 (53.29%) Cisco
2 74 (44.31%) Microsoft
3 62 (37.13%) VMware
4 35 (20.96%) CheckPoint
5 29 (17.37%) F5
6 28 (16.77%) Citrix
7 19 (11.38%) HP
8 17 (10.18%) Juniper
9 8 (4.79%) Symantec
9 8 (4.79%) Dell
10 7 (4.19%) NetApp
11 6 (3.59%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.99%) Veeam
13 4 (2.40%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.40%) Websense
13 4 (2.40%) Remedy
13 4 (2.40%) EMC
13 4 (2.40%) IBM
14 3 (1.80%) McAfee
14 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £30,000 - £38,000 + Certification Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 Per Annum £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Leica Geosystems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago