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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 81 39
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -42
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 118 57 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.15% 2.73% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.65% 16.15% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 91 45 79
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
398 353 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.36% 16.90% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 308 276 312
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +30 67 £47,500 +4.97% 9
High Wycombe +6 18 £60,000 +166.66% 2
Aylesbury - 9 £37,500 - 2
Beaconsfield +27 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Princes Risborough - 4 £29,000 -
Marlow +15 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £55,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 138 (62.73%) Cisco
2 100 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 90 (40.91%) CCNP
4 84 (38.18%) LAN
5 76 (34.55%) Windows
6 67 (30.45%) WAN
7 65 (29.55%) CheckPoint
8 63 (28.64%) Microsoft
9 59 (26.82%) Wireless
10 58 (26.36%) Cisco ASA
11 55 (25.00%) VMware
12 52 (23.64%) TCP/IP
13 48 (21.82%) Active Directory
13 48 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (21.36%) MS Exchange
14 47 (21.36%) Juniper
15 45 (20.45%) DNS
16 44 (20.00%) F5
17 41 (18.64%) VPN
18 39 (17.73%) Hyper-V
19 37 (16.82%) CCSE
20 36 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
21 35 (15.91%) Network Security
21 35 (15.91%) CCNA
22 34 (15.45%) SLA
22 34 (15.45%) Security Cleared
23 32 (14.55%) CCSA
24 31 (14.09%) MS Excel
24 31 (14.09%) Windows Server 2012
24 31 (14.09%) Data Centre

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (21.36%) MS Exchange
2 26 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.18%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.73%) IIS
8 4 (1.82%) Apache
8 4 (1.82%) nginx
9 3 (1.36%) Lync
9 3 (1.36%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (14.09%) MS Excel
2 29 (13.18%) MS Office
3 6 (2.73%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (2.73%) Solid Edge
4 4 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) MFGPRO
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.91%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.45%) Office 365
2 6 (2.73%) SaaS
3 2 (0.91%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 84 (38.18%) LAN
2 67 (30.45%) WAN
3 59 (26.82%) Wireless
4 58 (26.36%) Cisco ASA
5 52 (23.64%) TCP/IP
6 45 (20.45%) DNS
7 41 (18.64%) VPN
8 35 (15.91%) Network Security
9 28 (12.73%) DHCP
10 24 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (9.55%) SAN
11 21 (9.55%) BGP
12 19 (8.64%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (8.64%) SSL
13 18 (8.18%) DSL
13 18 (8.18%) Cisco PIX
13 18 (8.18%) IPsec
14 16 (7.27%) VoIP
15 15 (6.82%) OSPF
15 15 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.73%) MS Access
3 5 (2.27%) MySQL
4 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.45%) Redis
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (1.82%) Subversion
3 4 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.91%) MSI
General
1 24 (10.91%) Finance
2 19 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.36%) Marketing
5 2 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (26.36%) Network Engineer
2 41 (18.64%) Support Engineer
3 27 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (9.55%) Analyst
5 15 (6.82%) Consultant
5 15 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 15 (6.82%) Security Engineer
5 15 (6.82%) IT Support
6 14 (6.36%) Network Analyst
7 13 (5.91%) Network Support
8 11 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Network Consultant
9 10 (4.55%) Architect
10 9 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (4.09%) Design Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Security Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Technical Support
12 7 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (3.18%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) .NET
2 4 (1.82%) LAMP
3 3 (1.36%) EDI
4 2 (0.91%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.45%) HTML
5 1 (0.45%) MAPI
5 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.09%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.09%) e-Health
3 18 (8.18%) Blackberry
3 18 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.82%) Statistics
5 11 (5.00%) Replication
6 9 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.18%) CCTV
8 5 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.36%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.36%) New Media
10 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.36%) FMCG
10 3 (1.36%) Clustering
10 3 (1.36%) PKI
10 3 (1.36%) PACS
10 3 (1.36%) CESG
11 2 (0.91%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 76 (34.55%) Windows
2 36 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (14.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (9.09%) Linux
5 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (7.27%) Windows 8
7 14 (6.36%) Windows 7
8 12 (5.45%) Android
9 10 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.27%) UNIX
11 4 (1.82%) Solaris
12 3 (1.36%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.91%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.45%) ITIL
2 20 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 20 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 18 (8.18%) Change Management
3 18 (8.18%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (7.73%) Incident Management
5 16 (7.27%) Information Security
6 13 (5.91%) Network Design
7 12 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (5.00%) Time Management
9 10 (4.55%) Network Management
9 10 (4.55%) Fault Management
9 10 (4.55%) Database Security
9 10 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (4.55%) ERP
10 8 (3.64%) Project Management
10 8 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.64%) Cyber Security
10 8 (3.64%) Network Architecture
11 7 (3.18%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.73%) SQL
2 6 (2.73%) Ruby
3 4 (1.82%) C#
3 4 (1.82%) PHP
4 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.91%) C
5 2 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 100 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (40.91%) CCNP
3 37 (16.82%) CCSE
4 35 (15.91%) CCNA
5 34 (15.45%) Security Cleared
6 32 (14.55%) CCSA
7 19 (8.64%) CCIE
7 19 (8.64%) SC Cleared
8 17 (7.73%) Degree
9 15 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (6.36%) MCSE
11 13 (5.91%) JNCIA
12 11 (5.00%) CISSP
13 10 (4.55%) GIAC
13 10 (4.55%) CEH
14 8 (3.64%) CCDP
15 7 (3.18%) MCP
16 5 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
17 4 (1.82%) JNCIS
17 4 (1.82%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.45%) SLA
2 5 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.36%) HL7
3 3 (1.36%) DICOM
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 48 (21.82%) Active Directory
1 48 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (17.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.27%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (1.82%) XenApp
4 4 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.36%) Firmware
5 3 (1.36%) XenServer
5 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.91%) vSphere
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
2 13 (5.91%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (5.00%) Nagios
4 6 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.27%) Puppet
5 5 (2.27%) Opsview
5 5 (2.27%) SCCM
5 5 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (1.82%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.82%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.36%) WSUS
7 3 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 138 (62.73%) Cisco
2 65 (29.55%) CheckPoint
3 63 (28.64%) Microsoft
4 55 (25.00%) VMware
5 47 (21.36%) Juniper
6 44 (20.00%) F5
7 30 (13.64%) Citrix
8 20 (9.09%) CA
9 18 (8.18%) HP
10 16 (7.27%) Nokia
11 14 (6.36%) Blue Coat
12 11 (5.00%) Symantec
13 10 (4.55%) Computacenter
13 10 (4.55%) Avaya
14 8 (3.64%) McAfee
14 8 (3.64%) Fortinet
15 7 (3.18%) Pegasus
15 7 (3.18%) Apple
15 7 (3.18%) 3PAR
16 6 (2.73%) Dell
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