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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 43 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 60 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.51% 3.98% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.59% 20.28% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 48
Median salary £36,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,900 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,100 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Firewall
Cambridgeshire

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
244 286 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.43% 19.62% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 213 235 281
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 5 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 79 (67.52%) Windows
2 78 (66.67%) Linux
3 51 (43.59%) VMware
4 47 (40.17%) Windows Server
5 45 (38.46%) DNS
6 44 (37.61%) Cisco
7 43 (36.75%) Degree
8 41 (35.04%) Microsoft
9 40 (34.19%) MS Exchange
10 36 (30.77%) Active Directory
11 35 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (29.06%) Network Security
13 32 (27.35%) SAN
14 28 (23.93%) TCP/IP
14 28 (23.93%) DHCP
15 27 (23.08%) VPN
16 23 (19.66%) Unix
16 23 (19.66%) Disaster Recovery
17 22 (18.80%) LAN
18 21 (17.95%) MS Excel
19 20 (17.09%) ITIL
19 20 (17.09%) CheckPoint
19 20 (17.09%) vSphere
20 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
22 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
23 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
23 15 (12.82%) HP
23 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
24 14 (11.97%) Cisco Certification

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 40 (34.19%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.97%) IIS
3 9 (7.69%) Apache
4 8 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.84%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.27%) nginx
6 5 (4.27%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.71%) Drupal
7 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.71%) WordPress
8 1 (0.85%) Confluence
8 1 (0.85%) Site Server
Applications
1 21 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.26%) Office 365
3 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (38.46%) DNS
2 34 (29.06%) Network Security
3 32 (27.35%) SAN
4 28 (23.93%) DHCP
4 28 (23.93%) TCP/IP
5 27 (23.08%) VPN
6 22 (18.80%) LAN
7 12 (10.26%) WAN
8 10 (8.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (7.69%) BGP
9 9 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (6.84%) VLAN
11 7 (5.98%) Wireless
12 6 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (5.13%) OSPF
13 5 (4.27%) LDAP
13 5 (4.27%) SSL
13 5 (4.27%) VoIP
13 5 (4.27%) WPA
14 4 (3.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) Big Data
2 5 (4.27%) MySQL
3 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.13%) JIRA
1 6 (5.13%) Subversion
2 5 (4.27%) Buildbot
2 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.56%) Finance
4 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.71%) French Language
4 2 (1.71%) German Language
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (19.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (14.53%) IT Engineer
3 16 (13.68%) Graduate
4 15 (12.82%) VMware Engineer
5 14 (11.97%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) Network Engineer
7 12 (10.26%) Administrator
7 12 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (9.40%) Analyst
9 10 (8.55%) Security Engineer
9 10 (8.55%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Graduate IT Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) IT Graduate
11 7 (5.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Network Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) JSON
1 5 (4.27%) LAMP
1 5 (4.27%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (4.27%) XML
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.56%) SAML
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.71%) ELK Stack
3 2 (1.71%) REST
3 2 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.97%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.98%) Replication
4 5 (4.27%) HP Storage
4 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.42%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.42%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.56%) Life Science
6 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.71%) Biometrics
7 2 (1.71%) Clustering
7 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.71%) Physics
8 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 79 (67.52%) Windows
2 78 (66.67%) Linux
3 47 (40.17%) Windows Server
4 23 (19.66%) Unix
5 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.84%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.27%) CentOS
8 5 (4.27%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.56%) Fedora
9 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.85%) Debian
11 1 (0.85%) Solaris
11 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.66%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (17.09%) ITIL
3 11 (9.40%) Information Security
4 9 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (7.69%) Migration
5 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.84%) DevOps
5 8 (6.84%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
6 7 (5.98%) SIEM
7 6 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (5.13%) Network Management
7 6 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (5.13%) Time Management
8 5 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.27%) Project Management
9 4 (3.42%) Email Filtering
9 4 (3.42%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.42%) Security Architecture
9 4 (3.42%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.40%) SQL
3 7 (5.98%) Python
4 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.13%) Perl
5 5 (4.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (36.75%) Degree
2 14 (11.97%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.84%) CCNA
4 7 (5.98%) CCNP
4 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.56%) CCIE
6 2 (1.71%) CCA
6 2 (1.71%) CCEA
6 2 (1.71%) CCSA
6 2 (1.71%) CCSE
6 2 (1.71%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (1.71%) CISM
6 2 (1.71%) CISSP
6 2 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.71%) MCITP
6 2 (1.71%) MCSE
7 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
3 3 (2.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 36 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (17.09%) vSphere
4 7 (5.98%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.13%) XenApp
5 6 (5.13%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.27%) NFS
6 5 (4.27%) Samba
6 5 (4.27%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.71%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.85%) iptables
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.85%) pfSense
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (3.42%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.56%) Ansible
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.56%) Puppet
3 3 (2.56%) SCCM
3 3 (2.56%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.71%) Kibana
4 2 (1.71%) logstash
5 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (43.59%) VMware
2 44 (37.61%) Cisco
3 41 (35.04%) Microsoft
4 20 (17.09%) CheckPoint
5 15 (12.82%) HP
6 13 (11.11%) EMC
7 10 (8.55%) Veeam
8 6 (5.13%) Citrix
8 6 (5.13%) F5
9 5 (4.27%) Brocade
9 5 (4.27%) Juniper
10 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.56%) BT
11 3 (2.56%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.56%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.71%) Mitel
12 2 (1.71%) NetApp
12 2 (1.71%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £47,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Circa £47,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago