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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 49 81 48
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -33
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 80 50 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.42% 2.60% 5.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.09% 15.15% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 45 84
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £58,500
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
275 330 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.20% 17.15% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 199 258 328
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
High Wycombe +15 29 £35,000 - 6
Milton Keynes +4 28 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Marlow - 8 £45,000 -
Aylesbury +2 6 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Beaconsfield +11 2 £56,250 +50.00%
Chesham - 2 £50,000 -
Buckingham - 1 £55,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 95 (54.29%) Windows
2 90 (51.43%) Cisco
3 80 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 74 (42.29%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (37.14%) VMware
6 52 (29.71%) WAN
7 51 (29.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (28.57%) LAN
9 49 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 44 (25.14%) Network Security
11 42 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 42 (24.00%) CheckPoint
12 41 (23.43%) CCNP
13 37 (21.14%) SQL
14 36 (20.57%) Wireless
15 35 (20.00%) CCSE
16 34 (19.43%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (18.86%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (18.86%) Active Directory
18 31 (17.71%) Citrix
19 30 (17.14%) F5
20 29 (16.57%) Hyper-V
20 29 (16.57%) CCIE
20 29 (16.57%) SAN
21 27 (15.43%) DNS
21 27 (15.43%) MS Excel
22 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
23 25 (14.29%) ITIL
23 25 (14.29%) DHCP
23 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 49 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.57%) IIS
6 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.14%) Apache
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 27 (15.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.00%) MS Office
3 4 (2.29%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) IaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.71%) WAN
2 50 (28.57%) LAN
3 44 (25.14%) Network Security
4 42 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 36 (20.57%) Wireless
6 34 (19.43%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (16.57%) SAN
8 27 (15.43%) DNS
9 25 (14.29%) DHCP
9 25 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
10 24 (13.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 24 (13.71%) VPN
11 14 (8.00%) VoIP
12 13 (7.43%) VLAN
13 12 (6.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (6.29%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (5.71%) MPLS
15 10 (5.71%) OSPF
16 8 (4.57%) SSL
16 8 (4.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.29%) MS Access
4 2 (1.14%) MySQL
4 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) MSI
2 2 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (7.43%) Finance
2 12 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.29%) French Language
3 4 (2.29%) German Language
3 4 (2.29%) Italian Language
3 4 (2.29%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.71%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (22.29%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.86%) Analyst
3 21 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 18 (10.29%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.43%) Technical Support
6 13 (7.43%) Consultant
6 13 (7.43%) Security Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) Network Analyst
8 11 (6.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) Architect
11 8 (4.57%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.57%) IT Support
12 7 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) HTML
1 1 (0.57%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.29%) Clustering
2 10 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.86%) PACS
4 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.86%) Replication
5 4 (2.29%) CCTV
5 4 (2.29%) PKI
5 4 (2.29%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.29%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.71%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.71%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) IVR
7 2 (1.14%) e-Health
7 2 (1.14%) Open Source
7 2 (1.14%) FMCG
8 1 (0.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 95 (54.29%) Windows
2 33 (18.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (1.71%) UNIX
6 2 (1.14%) Solaris
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.14%) CentOS
6 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.29%) ITIL
2 16 (9.14%) Load Balancing
3 14 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (6.86%) Project Management
4 12 (6.86%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2
6 8 (4.57%) Mentoring
6 8 (4.57%) Change Control
6 8 (4.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.00%) Change Management
7 7 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.43%) Information Security
8 6 (3.43%) Coaching
9 5 (2.86%) Network Management
9 5 (2.86%) Database Security
9 5 (2.86%) Matrix Management
9 5 (2.86%) OO
9 5 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.14%) SQL
2 4 (2.29%) Java
3 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.71%) C
4 2 (1.14%) Erlang
5 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 74 (42.29%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (23.43%) CCNP
3 35 (20.00%) CCSE
4 29 (16.57%) CCIE
5 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (13.14%) CCNA
7 13 (7.43%) MCSE
7 13 (7.43%) MCP
8 11 (6.29%) CCSA
8 11 (6.29%) Degree
9 9 (5.14%) CCDP
9 9 (5.14%) MCSA
9 9 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.00%) VCP4
10 7 (4.00%) CISSP
11 6 (3.43%) CWNA
11 6 (3.43%) CEH
11 6 (3.43%) CCA
11 6 (3.43%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (3.43%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (6.86%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) HL7
2 5 (2.86%) DICOM
2 5 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (29.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (18.86%) Active Directory
3 29 (16.57%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.29%) XenApp
5 10 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 8 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.71%) UAG
7 3 (1.71%) vSphere
7 3 (1.71%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.57%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.71%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.14%) SCCM
3 2 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.57%) Opsview
4 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) SCOM
4 1 (0.57%) Cacti
4 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.57%) Nagios
4 1 (0.57%) Nessus
4 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (51.43%) Cisco
2 80 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 65 (37.14%) VMware
4 42 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 31 (17.71%) Citrix
6 30 (17.14%) F5
7 24 (13.71%) HP
8 11 (6.29%) Juniper
9 7 (4.00%) McAfee
9 7 (4.00%) Dell
10 6 (3.43%) SonicWALL
11 5 (2.86%) Veeam
11 5 (2.86%) Symantec
12 4 (2.29%) SolidWorks
12 4 (2.29%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.29%) Epicor
12 4 (2.29%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.71%) Websense
13 3 (1.71%) Remedy
14 2 (1.14%) Sourcefire
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Mana Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + parking, life, health, pension 26 hols
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Church International
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, UK
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 10 days ago
Aylesbury
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago