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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 74 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 57 81 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.51% 3.87% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.67% 16.80% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 83
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
450 482 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.83% 23.04% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 350 372 429
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -12 50 £40,000 -10.11% 12
Huntingdon +4 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Peterborough -4 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (46.38%) Windows
2 55 (39.86%) Active Directory
3 51 (36.96%) Linux
4 44 (31.88%) Cisco
5 34 (24.64%) DNS
6 33 (23.91%) Microsoft
6 33 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (23.91%) VMware
6 33 (23.91%) Degree
7 27 (19.57%) ITIL
8 25 (18.12%) BGP
9 24 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (17.39%) SharePoint
10 23 (16.67%) Network Security
11 22 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (14.49%) CCNP
12 20 (14.49%) Python
12 20 (14.49%) OSPF
13 19 (13.77%) MPLS
13 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
14 18 (13.04%) CCNA
14 18 (13.04%) Computer Science
15 16 (11.59%) WAN
16 15 (10.87%) Network Management
17 14 (10.14%) Citrix
17 14 (10.14%) Juniper
17 14 (10.14%) SSL
17 14 (10.14%) VPN
17 14 (10.14%) MCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.35%) IIS
3 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.62%) Lync
5 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.90%) Apache
6 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.72%) Site Server
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.80%) MS Office
3 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Office 365
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.17%) SaaS
4 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.64%) DNS
2 25 (18.12%) BGP
3 23 (16.67%) Network Security
4 20 (14.49%) OSPF
5 19 (13.77%) MPLS
6 16 (11.59%) WAN
7 14 (10.14%) VPN
7 14 (10.14%) SSL
8 13 (9.42%) DHCP
9 12 (8.70%) Ethernet
9 12 (8.70%) VoIP
10 10 (7.25%) HTTP
10 10 (7.25%) SAN
11 8 (5.80%) Internet
12 7 (5.07%) VLAN
12 7 (5.07%) SNMP
12 7 (5.07%) TCP/IP
12 7 (5.07%) HTTPS
13 6 (4.35%) VPLS
13 6 (4.35%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) Big Data
3 6 (4.35%) Text Mining
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.45%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.45%) JIRA
2 2 (1.45%) TestLink
General
1 7 (5.07%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (5.07%) Aerospace
2 6 (4.35%) Finance
3 5 (3.62%) Back Office
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) Automotive
5 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.45%) Electronics
5 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Administrator
2 26 (18.84%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (12.32%) Architect
4 15 (10.87%) Network Engineer
5 13 (9.42%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) Network Administrator
6 11 (7.97%) IT Support
7 10 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.25%) Consultant
8 9 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Windows Administrator
9 7 (5.07%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.07%) Security Administrator
10 6 (4.35%) Network Architect
10 6 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) .NET
1 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET
1 4 (2.90%) SOAP
1 4 (2.90%) XML
1 4 (2.90%) WCF
1 4 (2.90%) jQuery
2 3 (2.17%) Web Services
3 2 (1.45%) CSS
3 2 (1.45%) RESTful
3 2 (1.45%) HTML5
3 2 (1.45%) CSS3
3 2 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 8 (5.80%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.90%) IPTV
5 4 (2.90%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.90%) Physics
5 4 (2.90%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.90%) Kindle
6 3 (2.17%) Open Source
7 2 (1.45%) Streaming Media
7 2 (1.45%) Life Science
7 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.45%) DTV
7 2 (1.45%) Informatics
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.38%) Windows
2 51 (36.96%) Linux
3 20 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.80%) UNIX
7 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.17%) Android
8 3 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.57%) ITIL
2 24 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.87%) Network Management
4 12 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 10 (7.25%) TOGAF
6 8 (5.80%) Network Design
6 8 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (5.80%) Configuration Management
6 8 (5.80%) DevOps
7 7 (5.07%) UML
7 7 (5.07%) SOA
7 7 (5.07%) DoDAF
7 7 (5.07%) MODAF
8 6 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.35%) Project Management
9 5 (3.62%) SIEM
9 5 (3.62%) Security Architecture
10 4 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (2.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.49%) Python
2 13 (9.42%) Perl
3 10 (7.25%) SQL
3 10 (7.25%) C#
4 8 (5.80%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.07%) C
6 6 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.62%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.90%) C++
8 4 (2.90%) Java
9 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (23.91%) Degree
2 20 (14.49%) CCNP
3 18 (13.04%) CCNA
4 14 (10.14%) MCP
5 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
6 10 (7.25%) JNCIE
6 10 (7.25%) CCIE
7 6 (4.35%) CCDP
7 6 (4.35%) CISSP
7 6 (4.35%) CCIP
7 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.90%) Postgraduate
9 3 (2.17%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.45%) CISM
11 1 (0.72%) MCSE
11 1 (0.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.80%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 55 (39.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.17%) Firmware
4 3 (2.17%) vSphere
4 3 (2.17%) Varnish
4 3 (2.17%) Squid
5 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
5 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.90%) Ansible
2 4 (2.90%) Puppet
3 3 (2.17%) SCCM
3 3 (2.17%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (31.88%) Cisco
2 33 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (23.91%) VMware
3 14 (10.14%) Citrix
3 14 (10.14%) Juniper
4 11 (7.97%) HP
5 10 (7.25%) Mitel
6 8 (5.80%) Fortinet
7 6 (4.35%) Redback
7 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.62%) F5
8 5 (3.62%) LogRhythm
9 4 (2.90%) Rackspace
9 4 (2.90%) Aruba
9 4 (2.90%) Intel
9 4 (2.90%) Polycom
9 4 (2.90%) Dell
9 4 (2.90%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.45%) SAP
10 2 (1.45%) Sophos
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