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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 47 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 56 43 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.79% 2.95% 3.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.37% 16.35% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 58
Median salary £38,750 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.88% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
262 263 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.41% 18.06% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 225 238 313
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 £32,000 £29,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 October 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 77 (68.75%) Windows
2 65 (58.04%) Linux
3 52 (46.43%) VMware
3 52 (46.43%) Windows Server
4 46 (41.07%) DNS
5 44 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 43 (38.39%) Microsoft
7 37 (33.04%) Cisco
8 36 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (28.57%) Degree
10 30 (26.79%) SAN
10 30 (26.79%) MS Exchange
11 29 (25.89%) TCP/IP
12 27 (24.11%) VPN
12 27 (24.11%) DHCP
13 26 (23.21%) Network Security
14 24 (21.43%) LAN
15 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (16.96%) vSphere
18 18 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
19 17 (15.18%) Unix
19 17 (15.18%) WAN
19 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
19 17 (15.18%) IIS
20 16 (14.29%) HP
20 16 (14.29%) EMC
20 16 (14.29%) PowerShell
20 16 (14.29%) Driving Licence

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 30 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.18%) IIS
3 8 (7.14%) Apache
3 8 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.46%) nginx
6 2 (1.79%) Drupal
6 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.79%) WordPress
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.61%) Office 365
3 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.07%) DNS
2 30 (26.79%) SAN
3 29 (25.89%) TCP/IP
4 27 (24.11%) DHCP
4 27 (24.11%) VPN
5 26 (23.21%) Network Security
6 24 (21.43%) LAN
7 17 (15.18%) WAN
8 13 (11.61%) BGP
9 11 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (7.14%) OSPF
11 7 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (5.36%) SSL
13 5 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (4.46%) HTTP
13 5 (4.46%) LDAP
13 5 (4.46%) MPLS
13 5 (4.46%) VLAN
13 5 (4.46%) WPA
14 4 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) MySQL
3 4 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.46%) JIRA
1 5 (4.46%) Subversion
2 2 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.79%) French Language
2 2 (1.79%) German Language
2 2 (1.79%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.89%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Legal
3 1 (0.89%) Military
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (22.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (19.64%) IT Engineer
3 19 (16.96%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) Network Engineer
5 16 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Security Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Administrator
7 11 (9.82%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (8.04%) Junior
8 9 (8.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) Graduate
10 7 (6.25%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Graduate IT Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) IT Graduate
10 7 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Service Desk Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) Buildbot
1 5 (4.46%) JSON
1 5 (4.46%) LAMP
1 5 (4.46%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (4.46%) XML
2 4 (3.57%) .NET
2 4 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (2.68%) SAML
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.79%) ELK Stack
4 2 (1.79%) REST
4 2 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.89%) CSS
5 1 (0.89%) HTML
5 1 (0.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) Replication
4 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.46%) HP Storage
4 5 (4.46%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.46%) Physics
5 4 (3.57%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.68%) Life Science
6 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) Clustering
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.89%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.75%) Windows
2 65 (58.04%) Linux
3 52 (46.43%) Windows Server
4 22 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (15.18%) Unix
7 7 (6.25%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.46%) CentOS
9 5 (4.46%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (11.61%) Load Balancing
3 11 (9.82%) ITIL
4 10 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.14%) Migration
7 7 (6.25%) Information Security
8 6 (5.36%) DevOps
8 6 (5.36%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (5.36%) Time Management
9 5 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.46%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.57%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.57%) Kernel Tuning
10 4 (3.57%) Project Management
11 3 (2.68%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.68%) ERP
11 3 (2.68%) Network Architecture
11 3 (2.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
2 9 (8.04%) Perl
2 9 (8.04%) SQL
3 7 (6.25%) Python
4 5 (4.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (28.57%) Degree
2 13 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.04%) CCNA
5 3 (2.68%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.79%) CCIE
6 2 (1.79%) CCNP
6 2 (1.79%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.79%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.89%) CCSA
7 1 (0.89%) CCSE
7 1 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.89%) MCSE
7 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) SLA
2 7 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.68%) HIPAA
System Software
1 44 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 36 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.96%) vSphere
4 11 (9.82%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.46%) NFS
5 5 (4.46%) Samba
5 5 (4.46%) XenApp
5 5 (4.46%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (3.57%) Ansible
3 4 (3.57%) Puppet
4 3 (2.68%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.68%) SCCM
4 3 (2.68%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.68%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.79%) Kibana
5 2 (1.79%) logstash
6 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (46.43%) VMware
2 43 (38.39%) Microsoft
3 37 (33.04%) Cisco
4 16 (14.29%) EMC
4 16 (14.29%) HP
5 15 (13.39%) CheckPoint
6 9 (8.04%) Veeam
7 8 (7.14%) Juniper
8 7 (6.25%) Citrix
9 6 (5.36%) Brocade
10 5 (4.46%) F5
11 4 (3.57%) Apple
12 3 (2.68%) Dell
12 3 (2.68%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.79%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.79%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.79%) NetApp
13 2 (1.79%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.79%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago