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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 82 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 44 74 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.06% 2.99% 4.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.06% 13.50% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 96
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £43,750
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
313 548 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.64% 22.18% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 269 430 422
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 +9 41 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Peterborough -14 3 £50,000 +76.99%
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 2
Ely - 1 £32,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 64 (50.79%) Linux
2 48 (38.10%) Windows
3 43 (34.13%) DNS
4 41 (32.54%) Active Directory
5 38 (30.16%) Perl
6 35 (27.78%) Cisco
7 31 (24.60%) Apache
7 31 (24.60%) LAN
7 31 (24.60%) Python
7 31 (24.60%) VMware
8 30 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 28 (22.22%) WAN
10 27 (21.43%) Marketing
11 26 (20.63%) SQL
12 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
12 25 (19.84%) Red Hat
13 23 (18.25%) VPN
14 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (16.67%) Degree
15 21 (16.67%) SAN
16 19 (15.08%) Oracle
16 19 (15.08%) ITIL
16 19 (15.08%) CentOS
16 19 (15.08%) Data Centre
17 18 (14.29%) SSL
17 18 (14.29%) UNIX
17 18 (14.29%) OSPF
18 17 (13.49%) BGP
18 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
18 17 (13.49%) Tomcat

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 31 (24.60%) Apache
2 17 (13.49%) Tomcat
2 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.14%) Zope
4 8 (6.35%) Plone
4 8 (6.35%) CMS
4 8 (6.35%) nginx
4 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.17%) IIS
9 3 (2.38%) Lync
10 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (34.13%) DNS
2 31 (24.60%) LAN
3 30 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 28 (22.22%) WAN
5 23 (18.25%) VPN
6 21 (16.67%) SAN
7 18 (14.29%) OSPF
7 18 (14.29%) SSL
8 17 (13.49%) BGP
9 12 (9.52%) VRRP
9 12 (9.52%) Wireless
9 12 (9.52%) DHCP
10 11 (8.73%) WLAN
10 11 (8.73%) HTTP
10 11 (8.73%) HSRP
11 7 (5.56%) VLAN
11 7 (5.56%) Network Security
11 7 (5.56%) LDAP
12 5 (3.97%) VoIP
12 5 (3.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) MySQL
2 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Subversion
2 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) TestLink
4 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (21.43%) Marketing
2 12 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.73%) Publishing
4 5 (3.97%) Finance
5 2 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (23.81%) Administrator
2 24 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (11.11%) Consultant
5 12 (9.52%) IT Consultant
5 12 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.73%) Security Consultant
7 10 (7.94%) IT Security Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Network Manager
9 8 (6.35%) Network Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (3.97%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Windows Administrator
10 5 (3.97%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.97%) Security Officer
11 4 (3.17%) Head of Operations
11 4 (3.17%) Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) HTML
1 8 (6.35%) CSS
2 6 (4.76%) .NET
2 6 (4.76%) Web Services
3 4 (3.17%) XML
3 4 (3.17%) WCF
3 4 (3.17%) jQuery
3 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.17%) SOAP
4 3 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.73%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.17%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.59%) Life Science
5 2 (1.59%) e-Health
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.79%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.79%) Linux
2 48 (38.10%) Windows
3 19 (15.08%) CentOS
4 18 (14.29%) UNIX
5 16 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.94%) Debian
8 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.97%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.59%) Solaris
13 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.08%) ITIL
2 16 (12.70%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.14%) Information Security
6 8 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.35%) Network Management
6 8 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.97%) Migration
8 5 (3.97%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.97%) Kanban
8 5 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (3.97%) DevOps
8 5 (3.97%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.17%) Cyber Security
9 4 (3.17%) Software Licensing
9 4 (3.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.16%) Perl
2 31 (24.60%) Python
3 26 (20.63%) SQL
4 13 (10.32%) Java
4 13 (10.32%) Bash Shell
5 12 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.56%) PHP
7 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.17%) C#
8 2 (1.59%) C++
8 2 (1.59%) C
8 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
9 1 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (16.67%) Degree
2 15 (11.90%) CISM
2 15 (11.90%) CISSP
2 15 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.11%) CCNA
4 11 (8.73%) SSCP
5 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.97%) CCNP
6 4 (3.17%) CISA
7 3 (2.38%) MCSE
7 3 (2.38%) MCSA
8 2 (1.59%) CCIE
8 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.76%) QA
3 5 (3.97%) COBIT
4 2 (1.59%) SLA
5 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (32.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.32%) vSphere
4 10 (7.94%) qmail
4 10 (7.94%) Postfix
5 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.35%) Varnish
6 4 (3.17%) XenServer
6 4 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.38%) XenApp
7 3 (2.38%) NFS
8 2 (1.59%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) HAProxy
1 8 (6.35%) systemd
2 5 (3.97%) Nagios
2 5 (3.97%) Puppet
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (3.17%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.59%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.79%) SCSM
5 1 (0.79%) SCCM
5 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (27.78%) Cisco
2 31 (24.60%) VMware
3 25 (19.84%) Red Hat
3 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (15.08%) Oracle
5 16 (12.70%) CheckPoint
6 11 (8.73%) Citrix
6 11 (8.73%) Juniper
7 10 (7.94%) F5
8 8 (6.35%) HP
9 5 (3.97%) Splunk
9 5 (3.97%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.17%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.17%) CA
10 4 (3.17%) TOWER Software
11 3 (2.38%) CommVault
11 3 (2.38%) Dell
12 2 (1.59%) EMC
12 2 (1.59%) NetApp
13 1 (0.79%) Perforce
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Salary: £22000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
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