The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 57 37 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 48 88 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.28% 6.03% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% 29.93% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 32
Median salary £36,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
222 294 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.80% 20.14% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 192 221 265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Cambridge

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 84 (73.68%) Linux
2 81 (71.05%) Windows
3 54 (47.37%) VMware
4 46 (40.35%) Cisco
4 46 (40.35%) Degree
5 40 (35.09%) Windows Server
6 38 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 38 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 37 (32.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (28.95%) DNS
9 29 (25.44%) Unix
9 29 (25.44%) Network Security
10 28 (24.56%) Active Directory
11 27 (23.68%) SAN
12 26 (22.81%) ITIL
13 23 (20.18%) DHCP
14 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
14 22 (19.30%) VPN
14 22 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (18.42%) LAN
15 21 (18.42%) CheckPoint
16 20 (17.54%) MS Excel
17 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
18 16 (14.04%) vSphere
18 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
20 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2012
21 12 (10.53%) HP
21 12 (10.53%) Apache

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 38 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.53%) Apache
2 12 (10.53%) IIS
3 10 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.39%) nginx
5 5 (4.39%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.75%) Drupal
6 2 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.75%) WordPress
7 1 (0.88%) Confluence
7 1 (0.88%) Site Server
Applications
1 20 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.53%) Office 365
3 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (28.95%) DNS
2 29 (25.44%) Network Security
3 27 (23.68%) SAN
4 23 (20.18%) DHCP
5 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
5 22 (19.30%) VPN
6 21 (18.42%) LAN
7 11 (9.65%) WAN
8 10 (8.77%) VLAN
9 9 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (7.02%) Wireless
11 7 (6.14%) IPsec
12 6 (5.26%) BGP
12 6 (5.26%) ISDN
13 5 (4.39%) LDAP
13 5 (4.39%) OSPF
13 5 (4.39%) SSL
13 5 (4.39%) VoIP
13 5 (4.39%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) Big Data
4 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.26%) JIRA
1 6 (5.26%) Subversion
2 5 (4.39%) Buildbot
2 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (7.02%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.75%) French Language
5 2 (1.75%) German Language
5 2 (1.75%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (15.79%) Graduate
3 15 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 14 (12.28%) IT Engineer
5 13 (11.40%) Administrator
5 13 (11.40%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (9.65%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) IT Support
8 9 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.89%) Network Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.02%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Graduate IT Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) IT Manager
10 7 (6.14%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) JSON
1 5 (4.39%) LAMP
1 5 (4.39%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (4.39%) XML
2 3 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.63%) SAML
3 2 (1.75%) .NET
3 2 (1.75%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.75%) ELK Stack
3 2 (1.75%) REST
3 2 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.14%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.51%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.51%) HP Storage
5 4 (3.51%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.51%) Replication
5 4 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.63%) Life Science
6 3 (2.63%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.75%) Biometrics
7 2 (1.75%) Clustering
7 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) iPhone
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (73.68%) Linux
2 81 (71.05%) Windows
3 40 (35.09%) Windows Server
4 29 (25.44%) Unix
5 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.02%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.39%) CentOS
10 4 (3.51%) Debian
10 4 (3.51%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.63%) Fedora
12 2 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.88%) Solaris
13 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.81%) ITIL
2 22 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (7.89%) Information Security
3 9 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (7.02%) DevOps
4 8 (7.02%) SIEM
5 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
5 7 (6.14%) Workflow
6 6 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (5.26%) Line Management
6 6 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.26%) Migration
6 6 (5.26%) Network Management
7 5 (4.39%) Email Filtering
7 5 (4.39%) Project Management
7 5 (4.39%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (4.39%) Time Management
7 5 (4.39%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.65%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.89%) SQL
3 8 (7.02%) Python
4 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.14%) Perl
5 5 (4.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (40.35%) Degree
2 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.89%) CCNP
4 8 (7.02%) CCNA
5 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.63%) CCSA
6 3 (2.63%) CCSE
6 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.75%) CCA
7 2 (1.75%) CCEA
7 2 (1.75%) CCIE
7 2 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.75%) CISM
7 2 (1.75%) CISSP
7 2 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.75%) MCITP
7 2 (1.75%) MCSE
7 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.26%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) HIPAA
System Software
1 37 (32.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (24.56%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.04%) vSphere
4 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.02%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (5.26%) XenApp
6 6 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.39%) NFS
7 5 (4.39%) Samba
8 4 (3.51%) iptables
8 4 (3.51%) pfSense
9 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.75%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (3.51%) SCCM
3 3 (2.63%) Ansible
3 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.63%) Puppet
4 2 (1.75%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.75%) Kibana
4 2 (1.75%) logstash
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.75%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (47.37%) VMware
2 46 (40.35%) Cisco
3 38 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.42%) CheckPoint
5 12 (10.53%) HP
6 7 (6.14%) EMC
6 7 (6.14%) Veeam
7 6 (5.26%) Citrix
7 6 (5.26%) F5
8 5 (4.39%) Oracle
9 4 (3.51%) Brocade
9 4 (3.51%) NetApp
10 3 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.75%) Apple
11 2 (1.75%) BT
11 2 (1.75%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.75%) Juniper
11 2 (1.75%) Mitel
11 2 (1.75%) Sun
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