The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 40 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 65 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.70% 5.57% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.34% 24.70% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 55 68 49
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,435 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,900
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.25%
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
267 332 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.29% 22.57% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 227 288 346
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 85 (53.80%) Windows
1 85 (53.80%) Linux
2 44 (27.85%) VMware
3 40 (25.32%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (24.68%) Network Security
5 37 (23.42%) Cisco
5 37 (23.42%) TCP/IP
6 35 (22.15%) Active Directory
7 33 (20.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (19.62%) ITIL
8 31 (19.62%) Information Security
8 31 (19.62%) Windows Server
9 29 (18.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 29 (18.35%) Intrusion Detection
9 29 (18.35%) Penetration Testing
9 29 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (17.72%) F5
10 28 (17.72%) WAN
11 27 (17.09%) Degree
11 27 (17.09%) Data Protection
11 27 (17.09%) Risk Analysis
11 27 (17.09%) SaaS
12 26 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (16.46%) Information Governance
12 26 (16.46%) Xen
12 26 (16.46%) LAN
12 26 (16.46%) CCNP
12 26 (16.46%) Legal
13 25 (15.82%) DNS
13 25 (15.82%) Data Centre

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (13.92%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.76%) IIS
3 14 (8.86%) Apache
4 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (17.09%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.68%) Network Security
2 37 (23.42%) TCP/IP
3 29 (18.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 28 (17.72%) WAN
5 26 (16.46%) LAN
6 25 (15.82%) DNS
7 21 (13.29%) SAN
8 19 (12.03%) VPN
9 18 (11.39%) DHCP
9 18 (11.39%) Internet
10 17 (10.76%) BGP
10 17 (10.76%) VoIP
11 16 (10.13%) OSPF
12 11 (6.96%) MPLS
13 9 (5.70%) Multicast
14 8 (5.06%) Wireless
15 6 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (3.16%) SSL
16 5 (3.16%) VRRP
16 5 (3.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Selenium
2 2 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.63%) Robot Framework
General
1 26 (16.46%) Legal
2 9 (5.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (26.58%) Network Engineer
2 30 (18.99%) Administrator
3 28 (17.72%) Information Security Specialist
3 28 (17.72%) Information Specialist
3 28 (17.72%) Security Specialist
4 26 (16.46%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (10.76%) Junior
6 16 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (9.49%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (9.49%) Security Engineer
8 14 (8.86%) Network Administrator
9 12 (7.59%) Senior Network Engineer
10 11 (6.96%) Junior Systems Administrator
11 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) VMware Engineer
12 8 (5.06%) Analyst
12 8 (5.06%) Security Administrator
13 7 (4.43%) Team Leader
13 7 (4.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) .NET
2 3 (1.90%) Web Services
3 2 (1.27%) HTML
3 2 (1.27%) LAMP
4 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.63%) CSS
4 1 (0.63%) HTML5
4 1 (0.63%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.23%) Mathematics
2 13 (8.23%) Physics
3 5 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) Clustering
5 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.27%) Life Science
5 2 (1.27%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 85 (53.80%) Linux
1 85 (53.80%) Windows
2 31 (19.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (10.13%) Unix
4 10 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.27%) CentOS
7 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.63%) VMS
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.62%) Information Security
1 31 (19.62%) ITIL
2 29 (18.35%) Penetration Testing
2 29 (18.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 27 (17.09%) Data Protection
3 27 (17.09%) Risk Analysis
4 26 (16.46%) Information Governance
5 24 (15.19%) Load Balancing
6 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (7.59%) Machine Learning
9 11 (6.96%) Network Design
10 8 (5.06%) Project Planning
10 8 (5.06%) Software Testing
10 8 (5.06%) Test Scripting
11 7 (4.43%) Automated Testing
11 7 (4.43%) Migration
12 5 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 4 (2.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.96%) SQL
2 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.90%) Perl
4 2 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (25.32%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (17.09%) Degree
3 26 (16.46%) CCNP
4 11 (6.96%) CCIE
5 10 (6.33%) CCNA
5 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.43%) MCSE
7 3 (1.90%) PhD
7 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.27%) CISSP
8 2 (1.27%) MCP
9 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.63%) CCSA
9 1 (0.63%) CCSE
9 1 (0.63%) RHCE
9 1 (0.63%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.96%) HIPAA
3 10 (6.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (22.15%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (16.46%) Xen
3 10 (6.33%) vSphere
4 7 (4.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.16%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.63%) Docker
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) XenApp
7 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (1.90%) SCCM
2 3 (1.90%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (27.85%) VMware
2 37 (23.42%) Cisco
3 28 (17.72%) F5
4 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
5 23 (14.56%) CheckPoint
6 14 (8.86%) HP
7 12 (7.59%) Juniper
8 9 (5.70%) Brocade
9 8 (5.06%) Citrix
9 8 (5.06%) Veeam
10 4 (2.53%) EMC
11 3 (1.90%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.90%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.27%) Dell
12 2 (1.27%) NetApp
13 1 (0.63%) Apple
13 1 (0.63%) Avaya
13 1 (0.63%) Nortel
13 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.63%) Sophos
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