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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 47 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 56 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.60% 2.93% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 18.69% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 45
Median salary £36,000 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,550 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,850 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
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
264 214 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.67% 15.69% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 219 199 326
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 75 (66.96%) Windows
2 59 (52.68%) Linux
3 55 (49.11%) Windows Server
4 50 (44.64%) VMware
5 45 (40.18%) Active Directory
6 43 (38.39%) DNS
7 42 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 34 (30.36%) Cisco
8 34 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (29.46%) TCP/IP
10 31 (27.68%) Degree
11 29 (25.89%) MS Exchange
12 28 (25.00%) Network Security
13 27 (24.11%) VPN
14 26 (23.21%) SAN
15 25 (22.32%) LAN
16 24 (21.43%) DHCP
17 21 (18.75%) WAN
18 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
20 18 (16.07%) vSphere
21 17 (15.18%) IIS
21 17 (15.18%) MS Excel
21 17 (15.18%) EMC
21 17 (15.18%) BGP
21 17 (15.18%) Disaster Recovery
22 16 (14.29%) Unix
23 15 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
23 15 (13.39%) HP

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 29 (25.89%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.18%) IIS
3 6 (5.36%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.68%) nginx
6 1 (0.89%) Drupal
6 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (9.82%) Office 365
2 7 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (38.39%) DNS
2 33 (29.46%) TCP/IP
3 28 (25.00%) Network Security
4 27 (24.11%) VPN
5 26 (23.21%) SAN
6 25 (22.32%) LAN
7 24 (21.43%) DHCP
8 21 (18.75%) WAN
9 17 (15.18%) BGP
10 12 (10.71%) OSPF
11 11 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (6.25%) MPLS
13 5 (4.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (4.46%) HTTP
13 5 (4.46%) VLAN
14 4 (3.57%) Multicast
14 4 (3.57%) SSH
14 4 (3.57%) SSL
14 4 (3.57%) Wireless
15 3 (2.68%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.68%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Selenium
2 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 3 (2.68%) Subversion
General
1 5 (4.46%) 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 23 (20.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (16.96%) Network Engineer
3 18 (16.07%) IT Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (11.61%) Administrator
5 13 (11.61%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (11.61%) Security Engineer
5 13 (11.61%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (11.61%) Windows Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Junior
7 9 (8.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) Buildbot
2 3 (2.68%) JSON
2 3 (2.68%) LAMP
2 3 (2.68%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (2.68%) Web Services
2 3 (2.68%) XML
3 2 (1.79%) SAML
4 1 (0.89%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.89%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) HTML5
4 1 (0.89%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.89%) REST
4 1 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Driving Licence
2 8 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.14%) Physics
2 8 (7.14%) Replication
3 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.57%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.68%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.79%) Clustering
7 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.79%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 75 (66.96%) Windows
2 59 (52.68%) Linux
3 55 (49.11%) Windows Server
4 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (14.29%) Unix
7 6 (5.36%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.68%) CentOS
9 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 11 (9.82%) Mentoring
4 10 (8.93%) ITIL
4 10 (8.93%) Migration
5 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.46%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.46%) Information Security
7 5 (4.46%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.46%) Project Management
7 5 (4.46%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (4.46%) Time Management
8 4 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 4 (3.57%) DevOps
8 4 (3.57%) ERP
8 4 (3.57%) Kernel Tuning
8 4 (3.57%) Software Testing
8 4 (3.57%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.39%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.82%) SQL
3 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 7 (6.25%) Perl
4 5 (4.46%) Python
5 3 (2.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Degree
2 15 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.04%) CCNA
5 5 (4.46%) CCIE
6 3 (2.68%) CCNP
6 3 (2.68%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.79%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.79%) MCSE
7 2 (1.79%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.61%) SLA
2 5 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (40.18%) Active Directory
2 34 (30.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.07%) vSphere
4 12 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.57%) XenApp
5 4 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.68%) NFS
6 3 (2.68%) Samba
7 2 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (3.57%) SCCM
2 4 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.68%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.68%) Ansible
3 3 (2.68%) Puppet
3 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (2.68%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.89%) Kibana
5 1 (0.89%) logstash
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 50 (44.64%) VMware
2 42 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 34 (30.36%) Cisco
4 17 (15.18%) EMC
5 15 (13.39%) HP
6 11 (9.82%) CheckPoint
6 11 (9.82%) Juniper
7 10 (8.93%) Veeam
8 7 (6.25%) Citrix
8 7 (6.25%) F5
9 6 (5.36%) Brocade
10 4 (3.57%) Apple
10 4 (3.57%) JD Edwards
11 3 (2.68%) Dell
12 2 (1.79%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.89%) ArcSight
13 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.89%) NetApp
13 1 (0.89%) Sophos
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