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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 50 35 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 55 98 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.60% 6.55% 3.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.09% 32.34% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 74 45
Median salary £38,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £26,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
249 303 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.82% 20.24% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 207 220 283
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 80 (70.18%) Windows
1 80 (70.18%) Linux
2 51 (44.74%) VMware
3 47 (41.23%) Cisco
4 45 (39.47%) Degree
5 36 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 36 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 34 (29.82%) Windows Server
7 32 (28.07%) Unix
8 31 (27.19%) Network Security
8 31 (27.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (25.44%) Active Directory
10 27 (23.68%) DNS
11 24 (21.05%) ITIL
12 23 (20.18%) Mathematics
12 23 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (18.42%) SAN
14 20 (17.54%) DHCP
15 19 (16.67%) LAN
15 19 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 19 (16.67%) VPN
16 17 (14.91%) CheckPoint
16 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (14.04%) Hyper-V
17 16 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (11.40%) vSphere

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 36 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.53%) Apache
3 11 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (9.65%) IIS
4 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.63%) nginx
5 3 (2.63%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.75%) Drupal
6 2 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.75%) WordPress
7 1 (0.88%) Confluence
7 1 (0.88%) Site Server
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.89%) Office 365
3 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.19%) Network Security
2 27 (23.68%) DNS
3 21 (18.42%) SAN
4 20 (17.54%) DHCP
5 19 (16.67%) LAN
5 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 19 (16.67%) VPN
6 11 (9.65%) VLAN
7 8 (7.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (7.02%) IPsec
7 8 (7.02%) WAN
8 7 (6.14%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (6.14%) ISDN
8 7 (6.14%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (6.14%) Wireless
9 6 (5.26%) BGP
9 6 (5.26%) OSPF
10 4 (3.51%) FTP
10 4 (3.51%) Internet
10 4 (3.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) Big Data
3 3 (2.63%) MySQL
4 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
1 4 (3.51%) Subversion
2 3 (2.63%) Buildbot
2 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (7.02%) Finance
1 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.39%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (20.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (17.54%) Graduate
3 17 (14.91%) Administrator
4 16 (14.04%) Support Engineer
4 16 (14.04%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.65%) IT Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.02%) IT Manager
6 8 (7.02%) IT Support
6 8 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (7.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.02%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Network Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) JSON
1 3 (2.63%) LAMP
1 3 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (2.63%) XML
2 2 (1.75%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.75%) REST
2 2 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.88%) Catalyst
3 1 (0.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.63%) HP Storage
5 3 (2.63%) Life Science
6 2 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 80 (70.18%) Linux
1 80 (70.18%) Windows
2 34 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 32 (28.07%) Unix
4 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.39%) Debian
8 4 (3.51%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.63%) CentOS
9 3 (2.63%) Fedora
9 3 (2.63%) Solaris
10 2 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) ITIL
2 23 (20.18%) Mathematics
3 21 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (9.65%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (8.77%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (8.77%) Information Security
6 8 (7.02%) Workflow
7 7 (6.14%) SIEM
8 6 (5.26%) DevOps
8 6 (5.26%) Line Management
8 6 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.26%) Network Management
9 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.39%) Email Filtering
9 5 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.39%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.39%) Project Management
9 5 (4.39%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.39%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) Python
2 7 (6.14%) Perl
2 7 (6.14%) SQL
3 6 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (39.47%) Degree
2 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.02%) CCNP
4 7 (6.14%) CCNA
5 4 (3.51%) CCIE
5 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.63%) CCSA
6 3 (2.63%) CCSE
6 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.75%) CCA
7 2 (1.75%) CCEA
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%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.75%) MCITP
7 2 (1.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) SLA
2 8 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.63%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 31 (27.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (25.44%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.40%) vSphere
5 8 (7.02%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.39%) iptables
6 5 (4.39%) pfSense
7 4 (3.51%) XenApp
7 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.63%) NFS
8 3 (2.63%) Samba
8 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.75%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.88%) Docker
10 1 (0.88%) KVM
10 1 (0.88%) LXC
10 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (2.63%) SCCM
2 2 (1.75%) Kibana
2 2 (1.75%) logstash
3 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.88%) Nessus
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (44.74%) VMware
2 47 (41.23%) Cisco
3 36 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.91%) CheckPoint
5 9 (7.89%) HP
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle
6 6 (5.26%) Sophos
7 5 (4.39%) F5
7 5 (4.39%) NetApp
7 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.51%) Brocade
8 4 (3.51%) Citrix
9 3 (2.63%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.63%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.63%) Veeam
10 2 (1.75%) Apple
10 2 (1.75%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.75%) Mitel
10 2 (1.75%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.75%) Sun
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