The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 39 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +38
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 76 127 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.24% 5.30% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.90% 30.02% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 88 61
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,195 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
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
318 423 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.95% 17.66% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 257 322 318
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +17 31 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Aylesbury -4 13 £36,500 -2.66%
Amersham - 10 £73,750 -
Milton Keynes -21 7 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 73 (51.41%) VMware
2 70 (49.30%) Cisco
3 59 (41.55%) Windows
4 47 (33.10%) CheckPoint
5 45 (31.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 43 (30.28%) Network Security
7 41 (28.87%) LAN
7 41 (28.87%) Windows Server
8 40 (28.17%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (27.46%) VPN
10 38 (26.76%) WAN
10 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
11 36 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
12 35 (24.65%) Active Directory
13 32 (22.54%) SAN
13 32 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 31 (21.83%) F5
14 31 (21.83%) Hyper-V
15 29 (20.42%) MS Exchange
16 28 (19.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 28 (19.72%) Office 365
17 27 (19.01%) TCP/IP
18 26 (18.31%) CCSE
19 25 (17.61%) CCNP
19 25 (17.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 24 (16.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
21 23 (16.20%) ITIL
21 23 (16.20%) Wireless
22 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
22 22 (15.49%) Citrix

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 29 (20.42%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.52%) JBoss
4 5 (3.52%) WildFly
5 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.70%) Apache
6 1 (0.70%) IIS
6 1 (0.70%) nginx
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.27%) MS Office
3 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.11%) MS Project
4 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.72%) Office 365
2 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.28%) Network Security
2 41 (28.87%) LAN
3 40 (28.17%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (27.46%) VPN
5 38 (26.76%) WAN
6 32 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (22.54%) SAN
7 27 (19.01%) TCP/IP
8 25 (17.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 24 (16.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 23 (16.20%) Wireless
11 22 (15.49%) Cisco PIX
11 22 (15.49%) DNS
12 17 (11.97%) DHCP
12 17 (11.97%) SSL
13 14 (9.86%) MPLS
14 10 (7.04%) IPsec
15 8 (5.63%) OSPF
16 7 (4.93%) Internet
17 6 (4.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.70%) MySQL
3 1 (0.70%) OLTP
3 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (11.97%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.15%) Finance
3 8 (5.63%) Legal
4 5 (3.52%) Marketing
5 4 (2.82%) Electronics
5 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.41%) Back Office
6 2 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (28.87%) Network Engineer
2 33 (23.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (19.01%) Cisco Engineer
4 26 (18.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (14.08%) Security Engineer
5 20 (14.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 20 (14.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (14.08%) Senior Network Engineer
6 16 (11.27%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (10.56%) Consultant
8 14 (9.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 12 (8.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 12 (8.45%) Senior Security Engineer
10 11 (7.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (7.04%) Support Engineer
12 8 (5.63%) Architect
12 8 (5.63%) IT Consultant
12 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Engineer
12 8 (5.63%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) Middleware
1 2 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.70%) .NET
2 1 (0.70%) LAMP
2 1 (0.70%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.63%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.63%) PKI
4 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.93%) BYOD
4 7 (4.93%) PACS
5 6 (4.23%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.52%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.11%) NHS
9 2 (1.41%) iPad
9 2 (1.41%) IVR
9 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.70%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.70%) Informatics
10 1 (0.70%) PMI
10 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (41.55%) Windows
2 41 (28.87%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.27%) Linux
4 14 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.04%) Windows 8
5 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.23%) CentOS
9 4 (2.82%) Unix
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.82%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.70%) AIX
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.20%) ITIL
2 22 (15.49%) Information Security
3 19 (13.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (11.97%) Network Design
5 14 (9.86%) Migration
5 14 (9.86%) Service Delivery
6 13 (9.15%) Change Management
7 10 (7.04%) CRM
8 8 (5.63%) Data Security
8 8 (5.63%) Internal Audit
9 7 (4.93%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (4.93%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (4.23%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.23%) Project Management
10 6 (4.23%) Time Management
11 5 (3.52%) Coaching
11 5 (3.52%) ISMS
11 5 (3.52%) SDLC
11 5 (3.52%) Web Development
12 4 (2.82%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.68%) SQL
2 5 (3.52%) Bash Shell
2 5 (3.52%) Java
2 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.52%) Python
3 1 (0.70%) PHP
3 1 (0.70%) Ruby
3 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (18.31%) CCSE
3 25 (17.61%) CCNP
4 21 (14.79%) CCNA
5 16 (11.27%) CCSA
6 13 (9.15%) Security Cleared
7 11 (7.75%) Degree
7 11 (7.75%) SC Cleared
8 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (5.63%) CCIE
11 5 (3.52%) VCP5
12 4 (2.82%) CCDP
12 4 (2.82%) MCSE
13 3 (2.11%) CCDA
13 3 (2.11%) JNCIE
13 3 (2.11%) JNCIP
14 2 (1.41%) CCSP
14 2 (1.41%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (9.86%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.63%) ISO27002
4 7 (4.93%) DICOM
5 6 (4.23%) QA
6 5 (3.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (3.52%) SSAE 16
7 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (31.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (24.65%) Active Directory
3 31 (21.83%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.15%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.34%) XenApp
6 7 (4.93%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (4.23%) Squid
7 6 (4.23%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.52%) vSphere
8 5 (3.52%) XenServer
9 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.70%) Docker
10 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) SCCM
2 7 (4.93%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (4.93%) SCOM
3 5 (3.52%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.52%) Nagios
3 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.52%) Opsview
3 5 (3.52%) Puppet
4 4 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 73 (51.41%) VMware
2 70 (49.30%) Cisco
3 47 (33.10%) CheckPoint
4 38 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 31 (21.83%) F5
6 22 (15.49%) Citrix
7 13 (9.15%) HP
8 12 (8.45%) Juniper
9 11 (7.75%) NetApp
10 10 (7.04%) SonicWALL
11 9 (6.34%) Oracle
12 8 (5.63%) Dell
12 8 (5.63%) Intel Security
13 7 (4.93%) 3PAR
13 7 (4.93%) Aruba
13 7 (4.93%) Meraki
14 6 (4.23%) Aerohive Networks
14 6 (4.23%) AppSense
14 6 (4.23%) Palo Alto
15 4 (2.82%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
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