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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 72 45 75
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 73 112 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.97% 4.92% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.70% 21.50% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 66 98 67
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £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
533 521 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.65% 22.90% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 423 432 405
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,984 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -31 48 £50,000 +42.85% 16
Peterborough 0 12 £27,500 -24.13% 2
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 67 (50.38%) Windows
2 55 (41.35%) Linux
3 50 (37.59%) Degree
4 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
5 34 (25.56%) Cisco
6 32 (24.06%) DNS
7 27 (20.30%) VMware
8 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (18.05%) WAN
9 23 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (17.29%) ITIL
9 23 (17.29%) SQL
9 23 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (16.54%) Computer Science
10 22 (16.54%) MS Excel
11 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 21 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 20 (15.04%) MS Exchange
13 19 (14.29%) VLAN
14 18 (13.53%) Bash Shell
14 18 (13.53%) LAN
14 18 (13.53%) VoIP
14 18 (13.53%) MS Office
14 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
14 18 (13.53%) VPN
15 17 (12.78%) Python
16 16 (12.03%) CCNA
16 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (11.28%) SAN
17 15 (11.28%) DHCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (15.04%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.51%) IIS
6 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.53%) MS Office
3 6 (4.51%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) Office 365
2 3 (2.26%) Route 53
2 3 (2.26%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.06%) DNS
2 24 (18.05%) WAN
3 19 (14.29%) VLAN
4 18 (13.53%) LAN
4 18 (13.53%) VoIP
4 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
4 18 (13.53%) VPN
5 15 (11.28%) SAN
5 15 (11.28%) DHCP
6 13 (9.77%) Network Security
6 13 (9.77%) BGP
7 12 (9.02%) OSPF
8 9 (6.77%) SSL
8 9 (6.77%) LDAP
9 7 (5.26%) Internet
9 7 (5.26%) Ethernet
10 6 (4.51%) MPLS
11 5 (3.76%) VPLS
12 4 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.26%) Text Mining
4 3 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Bugzilla
1 5 (3.76%) JIRA
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.26%) Subversion
2 3 (2.26%) Maven
General
1 9 (6.77%) Marketing
2 7 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Electronics
5 3 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.50%) Finance
6 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Military
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (27.07%) Administrator
2 33 (24.81%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (13.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (13.53%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Administrator
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 15 (11.28%) Architect
6 13 (9.77%) Support Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Analyst
9 8 (6.02%) Security Analyst
10 7 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.51%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (4.51%) Operations Team Leader
11 6 (4.51%) Team Leader
11 6 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.26%) Web Services
2 2 (1.50%) XMPP
3 1 (0.75%) COM
3 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.52%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.77%) Firmware
3 9 (6.77%) IPTV
4 8 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.02%) Physics
5 5 (3.76%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.76%) Streaming Media
5 5 (3.76%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.01%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.50%) DTV
7 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Life Science
8 1 (0.75%) Informatics
8 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (50.38%) Windows
2 55 (41.35%) Linux
3 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
7 10 (7.52%) UNIX
8 9 (6.77%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.50%) CentOS
10 2 (1.50%) Debian
10 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.75%) Android
11 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.29%) ITIL
2 14 (10.53%) Scrum
3 12 (9.02%) Migration
3 12 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (9.02%) Line Management
4 11 (8.27%) Network Management
5 10 (7.52%) DevOps
5 10 (7.52%) Project Management
6 9 (6.77%) Network Design
6 9 (6.77%) Refactoring
7 8 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (6.02%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.26%) SOA
8 7 (5.26%) UML
8 7 (5.26%) Service Management
8 7 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 7 (5.26%) DoDAF
8 7 (5.26%) MODAF
9 6 (4.51%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.29%) SQL
2 18 (13.53%) Bash Shell
3 17 (12.78%) Python
4 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.52%) Perl
5 1 (0.75%) PHP
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 50 (37.59%) Degree
2 23 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (12.03%) CCNA
4 10 (7.52%) CCNP
5 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (6.02%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.76%) CCIE
7 5 (3.76%) JNCIE
7 5 (3.76%) CCIP
7 5 (3.76%) CCDP
8 4 (3.01%) MCSA
9 3 (2.26%) MCP
9 3 (2.26%) CISSP
10 2 (1.50%) Postgraduate
10 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.75%) CISM
11 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 6 (4.51%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.76%) KVM
5 3 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.50%) vSphere
7 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) Puppet
2 9 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.76%) SCCM
4 3 (2.26%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.50%) Ansible
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.75%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (25.56%) Cisco
2 27 (20.30%) VMware
3 21 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (10.53%) HP
4 14 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 12 (9.02%) Citrix
6 8 (6.02%) Perforce
7 7 (5.26%) Juniper
8 6 (4.51%) NetApp
8 6 (4.51%) Veeam
9 5 (3.76%) Hitachi
9 5 (3.76%) Dell
9 5 (3.76%) Sun
9 5 (3.76%) Redback
10 4 (3.01%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.01%) Intel
11 2 (1.50%) SAP
11 2 (1.50%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.50%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.50%) Mitel
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