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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 52 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 85 58 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.10% 2.38% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.63% 11.74% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 70
Average salary £41,875 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
433 494 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.89% 20.24% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 381 383 371
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +39 71 £42,500 +8.28% 5
Peterborough +3 6 £41,250 +58.65%
Huntingdon - 5 £35,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (38.71%) Linux
2 57 (36.77%) Active Directory
3 54 (34.84%) Windows
4 50 (32.26%) WAN
4 50 (32.26%) VMware
5 48 (30.97%) Cisco
6 42 (27.10%) CISSP
7 39 (25.16%) Microsoft
8 37 (23.87%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (23.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (23.23%) DNS
9 36 (23.23%) ITIL
10 35 (22.58%) Degree
11 34 (21.94%) Network Security
12 31 (20.00%) LAN
13 29 (18.71%) Penetration Testing
14 28 (18.06%) Perl
15 27 (17.42%) CISM
15 27 (17.42%) BGP
16 26 (16.77%) MPLS
17 25 (16.13%) Citrix
18 24 (15.48%) TCP/IP
18 24 (15.48%) CCNP
18 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
19 23 (14.84%) Python
20 22 (14.19%) VPN
20 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
21 21 (13.55%) SQL
21 21 (13.55%) SSCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.26%) Apache
3 11 (7.10%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.45%) IIS
4 10 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.23%) Lync
6 5 (3.23%) Zope
6 5 (3.23%) Plone
6 5 (3.23%) CMS
6 5 (3.23%) nginx
7 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.94%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (5.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (32.26%) WAN
2 36 (23.23%) DNS
3 34 (21.94%) Network Security
4 31 (20.00%) LAN
5 27 (17.42%) BGP
6 26 (16.77%) MPLS
7 24 (15.48%) TCP/IP
8 22 (14.19%) VPN
9 20 (12.90%) SAN
9 20 (12.90%) Wireless
10 19 (12.26%) SSL
11 18 (11.61%) EIGRP
12 17 (10.97%) DMVPN
13 16 (10.32%) DHCP
14 12 (7.74%) HTTP
15 11 (7.10%) OSPF
16 8 (5.16%) NAS
16 8 (5.16%) VoIP
17 7 (4.52%) Internet
17 7 (4.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.74%) MySQL
3 5 (3.23%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) TestLink
3 1 (0.65%) Ant
3 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 13 (8.39%) Marketing
2 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.23%) Finance
3 5 (3.23%) Publishing
4 4 (2.58%) Back Office
5 3 (1.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (18.71%) Administrator
2 25 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (10.97%) Network Engineer
4 16 (10.32%) Consultant
5 13 (8.39%) Security Consultant
6 12 (7.74%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (7.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.74%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (7.74%) Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) IT Consultant
7 11 (7.10%) Security Specialist
8 10 (6.45%) IT Security Consultant
8 10 (6.45%) Network Specialist
8 10 (6.45%) Network Security Specialist
9 9 (5.81%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Security Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) IT Security Analyst
10 8 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.52%) Architect
12 6 (3.87%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) Web Services
2 7 (4.52%) .NET
3 6 (3.87%) jQuery
3 6 (3.87%) WCF
3 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.87%) CSS
3 6 (3.87%) SOAP
3 6 (3.87%) HTML
3 6 (3.87%) XML
4 3 (1.94%) LAMP
5 1 (0.65%) HTML5
5 1 (0.65%) CSS3
5 1 (0.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Management Information System
2 18 (11.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (7.74%) Fat Client
3 12 (7.74%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.29%) Physics
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 60 (38.71%) Linux
2 54 (34.84%) Windows
3 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (10.32%) UNIX
4 16 (10.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.10%) CentOS
6 9 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.52%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.87%) Debian
10 3 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.23%) ITIL
2 29 (18.71%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (12.90%) SIEM
4 18 (11.61%) Information Security
4 18 (11.61%) DDoS Mitigation
5 17 (10.97%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (10.32%) Security Architecture
7 10 (6.45%) Network Design
7 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (6.45%) Network Management
8 8 (5.16%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (5.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (5.16%) Cyber Security
9 7 (4.52%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.87%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.87%) Information Security Management
10 6 (3.87%) Security Management
10 6 (3.87%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.06%) Perl
2 23 (14.84%) Python
3 21 (13.55%) SQL
4 12 (7.74%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.10%) Java
6 8 (5.16%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.52%) C
7 7 (4.52%) PHP
8 6 (3.87%) C#
9 4 (2.58%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) Tcl
10 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (27.10%) CISSP
2 37 (23.87%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (22.58%) Degree
4 27 (17.42%) CISM
5 24 (15.48%) CCNP
6 21 (13.55%) SSCP
7 20 (12.90%) CCNA
8 4 (2.58%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.58%) CISA
9 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.29%) CCIE
10 2 (1.29%) MCSE
10 2 (1.29%) MCP
11 1 (0.65%) MCSA
11 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (9.68%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.45%) COBIT
4 6 (3.87%) QA
5 3 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (36.77%) Active Directory
2 37 (23.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.45%) vSphere
4 8 (5.16%) Varnish
5 5 (3.23%) qmail
5 5 (3.23%) Postfix
6 3 (1.94%) Squid
7 2 (1.29%) Firmware
8 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.23%) systemd
1 5 (3.23%) HAProxy
1 5 (3.23%) Nagios
2 4 (2.58%) ARCserve
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.94%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) SCSM
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (32.26%) VMware
2 48 (30.97%) Cisco
3 39 (25.16%) Microsoft
4 25 (16.13%) Citrix
5 18 (11.61%) HP
6 16 (10.32%) Oracle
7 14 (9.03%) Juniper
7 14 (9.03%) Red Hat
8 12 (7.74%) Fortinet
9 8 (5.16%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.52%) F5
10 7 (4.52%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.87%) Rackspace
12 5 (3.23%) Splunk
12 5 (3.23%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.23%) Dell
12 5 (3.23%) NetApp
12 5 (3.23%) TOWER Software
12 5 (3.23%) WatchGuard
12 5 (3.23%) Imperva
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