The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 60 42 73
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 78 111 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.20% 5.02% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.91% 21.89% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 64 80 73
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,875 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
523 507 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.47% 22.91% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 382 402 489
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cambridgeshire region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -22 59 £37,500 - 8
Peterborough +4 10 £38,000 +16.92%
Huntingdon -10 3 £55,000 +161.90%
St Neots - 1 £40,000 - 1
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 62 (44.60%) Windows
2 53 (38.13%) Linux
3 49 (35.25%) Active Directory
4 38 (27.34%) DNS
5 36 (25.90%) Degree
6 30 (21.58%) Cisco
7 28 (20.14%) ITIL
8 25 (17.99%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (17.27%) SharePoint
10 23 (16.55%) VMware
11 22 (15.83%) Microsoft
12 21 (15.11%) BGP
13 20 (14.39%) DHCP
14 19 (13.67%) Python
14 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
14 19 (13.67%) OSPF
14 19 (13.67%) Computer Science
15 18 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (12.95%) SQL
15 18 (12.95%) WAN
16 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (10.79%) CCNA
17 15 (10.79%) Citrix
18 14 (10.07%) MS Office
18 14 (10.07%) VLAN
19 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
19 13 (9.35%) CCNP
19 13 (9.35%) Ethernet
19 13 (9.35%) TCP/IP
19 13 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 24 (17.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.63%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.32%) IIS
3 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.44%) Apache
5 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.72%) Site Server
6 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.07%) MS Office
3 7 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.60%) Office 365
3 3 (2.16%) Route 53
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.34%) DNS
2 21 (15.11%) BGP
3 20 (14.39%) DHCP
4 19 (13.67%) OSPF
5 18 (12.95%) WAN
6 14 (10.07%) VLAN
7 13 (9.35%) Ethernet
7 13 (9.35%) TCP/IP
8 12 (8.63%) SAN
8 12 (8.63%) Network Security
9 11 (7.91%) MPLS
9 11 (7.91%) SSL
9 11 (7.91%) VPN
10 10 (7.19%) VoIP
11 9 (6.47%) LAN
12 8 (5.76%) LDAP
13 7 (5.04%) Internet
14 6 (4.32%) Wireless
14 6 (4.32%) VPLS
14 6 (4.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.60%) Text Mining
2 5 (3.60%) Big Data
3 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Bugzilla
1 5 (3.60%) JIRA
1 5 (3.60%) TestLink
2 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.16%) Subversion
2 3 (2.16%) Maven
General
1 10 (7.19%) Aerospace
2 6 (4.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (4.32%) Finance
3 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.60%) Marketing
4 3 (2.16%) Electronics
5 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (25.90%) Administrator
2 32 (23.02%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (13.67%) Architect
4 15 (10.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (10.79%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (10.79%) Windows Administrator
4 15 (10.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.63%) Network Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Team Leader
7 10 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.47%) Consultant
8 9 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Security Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) Design Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) Network Architect
11 6 (4.32%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) Web Services
2 1 (0.72%) XML
2 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.91%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.47%) IPTV
4 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.76%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.32%) Physics
6 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.60%) Streaming Media
7 4 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.88%) Kindle
8 2 (1.44%) DTV
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.72%) Informatics
9 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (44.60%) Windows
2 53 (38.13%) Linux
3 18 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.19%) UNIX
6 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.04%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.72%) Android
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.14%) ITIL
2 13 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (8.63%) Configuration Management
3 12 (8.63%) Line Management
4 11 (7.91%) DevOps
4 11 (7.91%) Network Management
5 10 (7.19%) DoDAF
5 10 (7.19%) MODAF
5 10 (7.19%) Project Management
5 10 (7.19%) UML
5 10 (7.19%) SOA
5 10 (7.19%) Scrum
5 10 (7.19%) TOGAF
6 9 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.76%) Asset Management
7 8 (5.76%) Migration
7 8 (5.76%) Incident Management
7 8 (5.76%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.04%) Service Management
9 6 (4.32%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.67%) Python
2 18 (12.95%) SQL
3 13 (9.35%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.19%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.32%) C#
6 5 (3.60%) Perl
7 2 (1.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) C
8 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (25.90%) Degree
2 25 (17.99%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.79%) CCNA
4 13 (9.35%) CCNP
5 12 (8.63%) MCP
6 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared
7 10 (7.19%) CCIE
7 10 (7.19%) JNCIE
8 7 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (4.32%) CCIP
9 6 (4.32%) CCDP
10 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.44%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.72%) MCSE
12 1 (0.72%) PhD
12 1 (0.72%) CISSP
12 1 (0.72%) CISM
12 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.19%) ISO 9001
1 10 (7.19%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (35.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.60%) Firmware
4 4 (2.88%) vSphere
5 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.72%) KVM
6 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.72%) XenApp
6 1 (0.72%) XenServer
6 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) Puppet
1 9 (6.47%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.60%) SCCM
3 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.44%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.72%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Cisco
2 23 (16.55%) VMware
3 22 (15.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.79%) Citrix
5 10 (7.19%) Juniper
5 10 (7.19%) HP
5 10 (7.19%) Mitel
6 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.76%) Perforce
7 6 (4.32%) Redback
8 5 (3.60%) Dell
9 4 (2.88%) Intel
9 4 (2.88%) Sourcefire
9 4 (2.88%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.88%) Polycom
9 4 (2.88%) Aruba
9 4 (2.88%) F5
10 3 (2.16%) Veeam
11 2 (1.44%) NetApp
11 2 (1.44%) Sophos
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £35k to £40k DOE, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 to £45000 per annum - extens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 22 days ago
Border of Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 24 days ago