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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 48 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 106 66 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.73% 2.85% 4.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.04% 17.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 76
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
378 385 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.88% 16.62% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 271 311 297
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 May 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 May 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 44 £40,750 -4.11% 4
High Wycombe +11 20 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Aylesbury +3 8 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Marlow +25 7 £45,000 +80.00%
Beaconsfield +18 4 £46,250 +23.33%
Buckingham - 2 - -
Chesham - 2 £50,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 107 (56.91%) Cisco
2 84 (44.68%) Windows
3 76 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (39.89%) Microsoft
5 66 (35.11%) VMware
6 57 (30.32%) LAN
6 57 (30.32%) CheckPoint
7 53 (28.19%) TCP/IP
7 53 (28.19%) CCNP
7 53 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (27.13%) MS Exchange
9 49 (26.06%) WAN
10 48 (25.53%) Cisco ASA
11 42 (22.34%) Wireless
12 38 (20.21%) Active Directory
13 36 (19.15%) DNS
14 35 (18.62%) CCSE
14 35 (18.62%) Network Security
14 35 (18.62%) F5
15 29 (15.43%) VPN
15 29 (15.43%) MS Excel
16 28 (14.89%) SQL
17 27 (14.36%) ITIL
17 27 (14.36%) Juniper
18 26 (13.83%) Cisco PIX
18 26 (13.83%) Windows Server 2008
19 25 (13.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 25 (13.30%) SQL Server
19 25 (13.30%) DHCP
20 24 (12.77%) HP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 51 (27.13%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.72%) IIS
6 5 (2.66%) Apache
6 5 (2.66%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.60%) nginx
7 3 (1.60%) Lync
8 2 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (15.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.04%) MS Office
3 8 (4.26%) SOLIDWORKS
3 8 (4.26%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MFGPRO
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) SaaS
2 6 (3.19%) Office 365
3 2 (1.06%) IaaS
3 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (30.32%) LAN
2 53 (28.19%) TCP/IP
3 49 (26.06%) WAN
4 48 (25.53%) Cisco ASA
5 42 (22.34%) Wireless
6 36 (19.15%) DNS
7 35 (18.62%) Network Security
8 29 (15.43%) VPN
9 26 (13.83%) Cisco PIX
10 25 (13.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 25 (13.30%) DHCP
11 18 (9.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (9.04%) SAN
13 16 (8.51%) VoIP
14 15 (7.98%) SSL
14 15 (7.98%) BGP
14 15 (7.98%) IPsec
15 13 (6.91%) DSL
15 13 (6.91%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (6.91%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.26%) MS Access
3 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.66%) MySQL
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.13%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (1.60%) MSI
3 3 (1.60%) Subversion
3 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (9.04%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.79%) Finance
3 2 (1.06%) Publishing
4 1 (0.53%) Games
4 1 (0.53%) Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.53%) French Language
4 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (28.72%) Network Engineer
2 30 (15.96%) Support Engineer
3 21 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (11.17%) Security Engineer
4 20 (10.64%) Analyst
5 13 (6.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (6.91%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (6.38%) Consultant
6 12 (6.38%) Technical Support
7 11 (5.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (5.85%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (5.85%) IT Support
8 10 (5.32%) Network Support
8 10 (5.32%) Network Analyst
9 9 (4.79%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (4.26%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.26%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.72%) Senior Security Engineer
11 7 (3.72%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 6 (3.19%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.66%) .NET
2 3 (1.60%) LAMP
3 2 (1.06%) EDI
4 1 (0.53%) MAPI
4 1 (0.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Blackberry
2 14 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.91%) e-Health
4 11 (5.85%) Statistics
4 11 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.26%) CCTV
5 8 (4.26%) Replication
5 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.19%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.13%) PACS
8 3 (1.60%) FMCG
8 3 (1.60%) Clustering
8 3 (1.60%) Open Source
9 2 (1.06%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.06%) IVR
9 2 (1.06%) PKI
9 2 (1.06%) NHS
9 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (44.68%) Windows
2 26 (13.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (12.77%) Linux
4 15 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.72%) Android
7 6 (3.19%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.06%) UNIX
9 2 (1.06%) Solaris
9 2 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.06%) CentOS
9 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.36%) ITIL
2 16 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (7.98%) Mentoring
4 14 (7.45%) Load Balancing
5 12 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (5.85%) Change Management
6 11 (5.85%) Incident Management
7 9 (4.79%) Project Management
8 8 (4.26%) CAD
8 8 (4.26%) ERP
8 8 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.26%) Data Security
8 8 (4.26%) Information Security
8 8 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.26%) Time Management
8 8 (4.26%) Software Licensing
9 7 (3.72%) Network Architecture
10 6 (3.19%) Fault Management
10 6 (3.19%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.89%) SQL
2 5 (2.66%) Ruby
3 4 (2.13%) C#
4 3 (1.60%) C
4 3 (1.60%) PHP
5 2 (1.06%) Java
5 2 (1.06%) Erlang
5 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (28.19%) CCNP
3 35 (18.62%) CCSE
4 23 (12.23%) CCIE
5 21 (11.17%) CCSA
6 20 (10.64%) CCNA
7 17 (9.04%) Degree
7 17 (9.04%) Security Cleared
8 16 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (7.98%) JNCIA
10 14 (7.45%) MCSE
11 12 (6.38%) MCP
12 9 (4.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (4.26%) CISSP
14 7 (3.72%) CEH
15 6 (3.19%) CWNA
15 6 (3.19%) GIAC
16 4 (2.13%) CCDP
17 3 (1.60%) Check Point Certification
17 3 (1.60%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.23%) SLA
2 13 (6.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.13%) HL7
3 4 (2.13%) DICOM
3 4 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (20.21%) Active Directory
3 19 (10.11%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.26%) XenApp
5 6 (3.19%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.60%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.06%) vSphere
7 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.53%) Firmware
8 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (6.91%) CA Spectrum
2 10 (5.32%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (4.26%) Nagios
4 5 (2.66%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.66%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.13%) Opsview
5 4 (2.13%) Puppet
5 4 (2.13%) SCCM
6 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.06%) WSUS
7 2 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.53%) Cacti
8 1 (0.53%) SCOM
8 1 (0.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 107 (56.91%) Cisco
2 75 (39.89%) Microsoft
3 66 (35.11%) VMware
4 57 (30.32%) CheckPoint
5 35 (18.62%) F5
6 27 (14.36%) Juniper
7 24 (12.77%) Citrix
7 24 (12.77%) HP
8 13 (6.91%) CA
9 9 (4.79%) McAfee
10 8 (4.26%) Symantec
10 8 (4.26%) Blue Coat
11 6 (3.19%) Nokia
11 6 (3.19%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.13%) Pegasus
12 4 (2.13%) Epicor
12 4 (2.13%) Avaya
12 4 (2.13%) Dell
12 4 (2.13%) EMC
12 4 (2.13%) Computacenter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £35,000 + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago