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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 85 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 54 99 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.18% 4.59% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.65% 20.45% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 101
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
507 484 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.43% 22.45% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 383 352 486
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -23 45 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Huntingdon +1 4 £35,500 +29.09%
Peterborough -9 2 £26,000 -13.33% 1
St Neots - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 66 (47.48%) Windows
2 56 (40.29%) Active Directory
3 53 (38.13%) Linux
4 39 (28.06%) Cisco
4 39 (28.06%) Degree
5 38 (27.34%) DNS
6 34 (24.46%) Microsoft
7 27 (19.42%) VMware
8 26 (18.71%) ITIL
8 26 (18.71%) SharePoint
9 25 (17.99%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (17.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (16.55%) Computer Science
12 21 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (14.39%) Python
13 20 (14.39%) OSPF
13 20 (14.39%) BGP
14 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
15 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
15 17 (12.23%) Network Security
15 17 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (11.51%) DHCP
16 16 (11.51%) Citrix
16 16 (11.51%) Network Management
17 15 (10.79%) SQL
17 15 (10.79%) VPN
17 15 (10.79%) CCNA
17 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
18 14 (10.07%) MCP
18 14 (10.07%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (18.71%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.35%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.04%) IIS
4 5 (3.60%) Lync
4 5 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.16%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) Apache
8 1 (0.72%) Site Server
8 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.35%) 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 8 (5.76%) Office 365
2 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.34%) DNS
2 20 (14.39%) OSPF
2 20 (14.39%) BGP
3 17 (12.23%) Network Security
4 16 (11.51%) DHCP
5 15 (10.79%) VPN
6 14 (10.07%) SSL
7 13 (9.35%) VoIP
8 12 (8.63%) WAN
9 11 (7.91%) Ethernet
9 11 (7.91%) MPLS
10 10 (7.19%) SAN
11 8 (5.76%) TCP/IP
11 8 (5.76%) HTTP
11 8 (5.76%) Internet
11 8 (5.76%) VLAN
12 6 (4.32%) VPLS
12 6 (4.32%) NAS
12 6 (4.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (4.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) Big Data
3 8 (5.76%) Text Mining
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
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 (2.88%) Bugzilla
1 4 (2.88%) JIRA
1 4 (2.88%) TestLink
2 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (7.19%) Aerospace
2 8 (5.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.32%) Finance
4 4 (2.88%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Automotive
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Electronics
6 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Military
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (28.78%) Administrator
2 31 (22.30%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (13.67%) Architect
4 15 (10.79%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.35%) Network Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) IT Support
7 11 (7.91%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (7.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (7.19%) Consultant
8 10 (7.19%) Team Leader
9 9 (6.47%) Network Administrator
9 9 (6.47%) Windows Administrator
9 9 (6.47%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Design Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) IT Consultant
12 6 (4.32%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) XML
2 3 (2.16%) WCF
2 3 (2.16%) jQuery
2 3 (2.16%) .NET
2 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.16%) SOAP
3 2 (1.44%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) HTML
3 2 (1.44%) CSS
3 2 (1.44%) RESTful
3 2 (1.44%) HTML5
3 2 (1.44%) CSS3
4 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.91%) Mathematics
2 11 (7.91%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.19%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.47%) IPTV
5 5 (3.60%) Physics
6 4 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.88%) Kindle
6 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.88%) Streaming Media
7 3 (2.16%) Informatics
7 3 (2.16%) Open Source
7 3 (2.16%) Life Science
8 2 (1.44%) DTV
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (47.48%) Windows
2 53 (38.13%) Linux
3 21 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.47%) UNIX
6 9 (6.47%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.88%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.16%) Android
9 3 (2.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.71%) ITIL
2 24 (17.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (11.51%) Network Management
4 12 (8.63%) Asset Management
5 11 (7.91%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.19%) UML
6 10 (7.19%) SOA
6 10 (7.19%) TOGAF
6 10 (7.19%) DoDAF
6 10 (7.19%) MODAF
6 10 (7.19%) DevOps
6 10 (7.19%) Line Management
7 8 (5.76%) Scrum
8 7 (5.04%) Migration
8 7 (5.04%) Project Management
8 7 (5.04%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.32%) Service Management
9 6 (4.32%) ITSM
9 6 (4.32%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.32%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.39%) Python
2 15 (10.79%) SQL
3 9 (6.47%) C#
4 8 (5.76%) Perl
4 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.88%) C
7 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.16%) C++
8 3 (2.16%) Java
9 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (28.06%) Degree
2 25 (17.99%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.79%) CCNA
4 14 (10.07%) MCP
5 13 (9.35%) CCNP
6 10 (7.19%) CCIE
6 10 (7.19%) JNCIE
7 7 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.32%) CCIP
8 6 (4.32%) CCDP
8 6 (4.32%) Postgraduate
9 4 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) MCSE
10 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.19%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (40.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.04%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.88%) Firmware
4 4 (2.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
5 1 (0.72%) XenServer
5 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.32%) Ansible
2 6 (4.32%) Puppet
3 4 (2.88%) SCCM
4 3 (2.16%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.72%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (28.06%) Cisco
2 34 (24.46%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.42%) VMware
4 16 (11.51%) Citrix
5 10 (7.19%) Juniper
5 10 (7.19%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.19%) Mitel
6 9 (6.47%) HP
7 6 (4.32%) Dell
7 6 (4.32%) Redback
8 4 (2.88%) Sourcefire
8 4 (2.88%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.88%) Polycom
8 4 (2.88%) Intel
8 4 (2.88%) Perforce
8 4 (2.88%) Aruba
8 4 (2.88%) F5
8 4 (2.88%) LogRhythm
9 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.44%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £35k to £40k DOE, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago