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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 50 46 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +36
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 59 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.06% 4.75% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.69% 23.15% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 43
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £53,272 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +12.00%
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
249 298 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.37% 20.51% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 211 260 282
Median salary £48,000 £43,900 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,743
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 25 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 76 (55.07%) Windows
2 65 (47.10%) Linux
3 49 (35.51%) Windows Server
4 48 (34.78%) VMware
5 44 (31.88%) Active Directory
6 41 (29.71%) Network Security
7 39 (28.26%) Cisco
8 35 (25.36%) TCP/IP
9 33 (23.91%) Degree
10 32 (23.19%) Microsoft
10 32 (23.19%) DNS
10 32 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (19.57%) VPN
12 27 (19.57%) MS Exchange
13 25 (18.12%) WAN
14 24 (17.39%) LAN
15 21 (15.22%) DHCP
16 19 (13.77%) ITIL
17 18 (13.04%) F5
18 17 (12.32%) Load Balancing
18 17 (12.32%) IIS
18 17 (12.32%) CCNP
18 17 (12.32%) BGP
19 16 (11.59%) SAN
19 16 (11.59%) SQL Server
19 16 (11.59%) Unix
19 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
19 16 (11.59%) Data Centre
20 15 (10.87%) 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 27 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.32%) IIS
3 8 (5.80%) Apache
4 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.80%) SaaS
3 5 (3.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.71%) Network Security
2 35 (25.36%) TCP/IP
3 32 (23.19%) DNS
4 27 (19.57%) VPN
5 25 (18.12%) WAN
6 24 (17.39%) LAN
7 21 (15.22%) DHCP
8 17 (12.32%) BGP
9 16 (11.59%) SAN
10 14 (10.14%) OSPF
11 10 (7.25%) VoIP
12 9 (6.52%) Internet
12 9 (6.52%) MPLS
12 9 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (5.80%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (5.80%) VLAN
14 6 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (4.35%) Multicast
14 6 (4.35%) Wireless
15 5 (3.62%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Selenium
2 2 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.72%) Robot Framework
General
1 6 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (23.19%) Network Engineer
2 27 (19.57%) Administrator
3 26 (18.84%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (14.49%) Junior
5 17 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (11.59%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (11.59%) Security Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 12 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (7.97%) Network Administrator
9 11 (7.97%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) IT Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) Information Security Specialist
11 8 (5.80%) Information Specialist
11 8 (5.80%) Security Specialist
12 7 (5.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) .NET
1 4 (2.90%) Web Services
2 2 (1.45%) LAMP
2 2 (1.45%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.42%) Mathematics
2 13 (9.42%) Physics
3 10 (7.25%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.90%) Replication
4 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.45%) Clustering
6 2 (1.45%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.45%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.72%) Life Science
7 1 (0.72%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 76 (55.07%) Windows
2 65 (47.10%) Linux
3 49 (35.51%) Windows Server
4 16 (11.59%) Unix
5 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.80%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.45%) CentOS
11 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.45%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.72%) VMS
12 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.77%) ITIL
2 17 (12.32%) Load Balancing
3 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
4 14 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (9.42%) Information Security
6 11 (7.97%) Migration
7 9 (6.52%) Machine Learning
7 9 (6.52%) Network Design
8 8 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (5.07%) Software Testing
9 7 (5.07%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (4.35%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.35%) Data Protection
10 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (4.35%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (3.62%) Information Governance
11 5 (3.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.42%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.17%) Perl
3 3 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Degree
2 32 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (12.32%) CCNP
4 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (8.70%) CCNA
6 8 (5.80%) CCIE
6 8 (5.80%) MCSE
7 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) CISSP
8 2 (1.45%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.45%) MCP
8 2 (1.45%) PhD
8 2 (1.45%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.72%) CCSA
9 1 (0.72%) CCSE
9 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.17%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.72%) COBIT
4 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (31.88%) Active Directory
2 30 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.87%) vSphere
4 10 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (4.35%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.62%) Xen
8 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.45%) XenApp
8 2 (1.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.72%) Docker
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (2.17%) SCCM
2 3 (2.17%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.17%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.45%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (34.78%) VMware
2 39 (28.26%) Cisco
3 32 (23.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.04%) F5
5 15 (10.87%) CheckPoint
5 15 (10.87%) HP
6 11 (7.97%) EMC
7 10 (7.25%) Juniper
8 8 (5.80%) Citrix
9 7 (5.07%) Brocade
9 7 (5.07%) Veeam
10 4 (2.90%) Apple
10 4 (2.90%) Dell
11 3 (2.17%) JD Edwards
11 3 (2.17%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.45%) NetApp
12 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.72%) Avaya
13 1 (0.72%) Nortel
13 1 (0.72%) Sophos
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