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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 79 82 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 53 61 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.49% 2.47% 4.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.10% 12.27% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 88
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 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
376 497 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.64% 20.11% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 308 404 395
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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 +15 43 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Huntingdon - 4 £35,000 - 1
Peterborough -6 3 £43,750 +59.09%
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 3 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 (44.44%) Linux
2 52 (36.11%) Windows
2 52 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 47 (32.64%) VMware
4 44 (30.56%) WAN
5 43 (29.86%) DNS
5 43 (29.86%) Cisco
6 37 (25.69%) Perl
7 36 (25.00%) LAN
8 35 (24.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (22.92%) CISSP
10 31 (21.53%) Apache
10 31 (21.53%) Python
11 30 (20.83%) TCP/IP
12 29 (20.14%) VPN
12 29 (20.14%) ITIL
13 28 (19.44%) SQL
13 28 (19.44%) Microsoft
14 27 (18.75%) Marketing
14 27 (18.75%) Degree
15 26 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (18.06%) Red Hat
15 26 (18.06%) BGP
16 24 (16.67%) CISM
17 23 (15.97%) Citrix
17 23 (15.97%) Penetration Testing
17 23 (15.97%) Data Centre
18 22 (15.28%) SAN
19 20 (13.89%) SSL
19 20 (13.89%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (21.53%) Apache
2 20 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 17 (11.81%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.25%) Zope
4 9 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.56%) CMS
5 8 (5.56%) nginx
5 8 (5.56%) Plone
6 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.47%) IIS
8 4 (2.78%) Lync
9 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (30.56%) WAN
2 43 (29.86%) DNS
3 36 (25.00%) LAN
4 30 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 29 (20.14%) VPN
6 26 (18.06%) BGP
7 22 (15.28%) SAN
8 20 (13.89%) SSL
9 18 (12.50%) Wireless
9 18 (12.50%) Network Security
10 16 (11.11%) OSPF
10 16 (11.11%) DHCP
11 15 (10.42%) MPLS
12 12 (8.33%) VRRP
13 11 (7.64%) WLAN
13 11 (7.64%) HSRP
14 10 (6.94%) EIGRP
14 10 (6.94%) DMVPN
15 8 (5.56%) NAS
15 8 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) MySQL
2 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.25%) MariaDB
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Subversion
2 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.69%) Ant
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.69%) TestLink
General
1 27 (18.75%) Marketing
2 11 (7.64%) Publishing
2 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.47%) Finance
4 2 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (22.22%) Administrator
2 26 (18.06%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (13.19%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (11.81%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (11.11%) Consultant
6 13 (9.03%) Security Consultant
6 13 (9.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (8.33%) IT Consultant
8 10 (6.94%) Network Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) IT Security Consultant
9 9 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (6.25%) Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) Network Manager
10 8 (5.56%) Security Specialist
11 7 (4.86%) Network Specialist
11 7 (4.86%) Network Security Specialist
11 7 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (4.17%) Security Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
13 5 (3.47%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) HTML
1 8 (5.56%) CSS
2 6 (4.17%) .NET
2 6 (4.17%) Web Services
3 4 (2.78%) XML
3 4 (2.78%) WCF
3 4 (2.78%) jQuery
3 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.78%) SOAP
4 3 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.97%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.64%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (6.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.17%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.78%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) NHS
7 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (44.44%) Linux
2 52 (36.11%) Windows
3 19 (13.19%) CentOS
4 18 (12.50%) UNIX
4 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (11.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.94%) Debian
8 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.17%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.78%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.14%) ITIL
2 23 (15.97%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (11.11%) Information Security
4 15 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (9.72%) Load Balancing
6 13 (9.03%) SIEM
7 10 (6.94%) DDoS Mitigation
7 10 (6.94%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.25%) Security Architecture
9 8 (5.56%) Network Management
10 7 (4.86%) Cyber Security
10 7 (4.86%) Network Design
11 6 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.47%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.47%) Project Management
12 5 (3.47%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.47%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.69%) Perl
2 31 (21.53%) Python
3 28 (19.44%) SQL
4 13 (9.03%) Java
5 12 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 12 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.56%) PHP
7 4 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.78%) C#
8 2 (1.39%) C++
8 2 (1.39%) C
8 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.69%) Ruby
9 1 (0.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (22.92%) CISSP
2 27 (18.75%) Degree
3 26 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (16.67%) CISM
5 19 (13.19%) SSCP
6 16 (11.11%) CCNA
7 15 (10.42%) CCNP
8 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.78%) CISA
10 3 (2.08%) MCSE
10 3 (2.08%) MCSA
11 2 (1.39%) CCIE
11 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.94%) PCI DSS
3 9 (6.25%) COBIT
4 6 (4.17%) QA
5 2 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 35 (24.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.42%) vSphere
4 10 (6.94%) qmail
4 10 (6.94%) Postfix
5 9 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.56%) Varnish
7 3 (2.08%) XenApp
7 3 (2.08%) XenServer
7 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) HAProxy
1 8 (5.56%) systemd
2 5 (3.47%) Nagios
3 4 (2.78%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.78%) Puppet
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.39%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.69%) SCSM
5 1 (0.69%) SCCM
5 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (32.64%) VMware
2 43 (29.86%) Cisco
3 28 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 26 (18.06%) Red Hat
5 23 (15.97%) Citrix
6 20 (13.89%) Oracle
7 17 (11.81%) CheckPoint
8 13 (9.03%) Juniper
8 13 (9.03%) HP
9 10 (6.94%) F5
10 7 (4.86%) Fortinet
11 5 (3.47%) SonicWALL
11 5 (3.47%) Splunk
11 5 (3.47%) NetApp
12 4 (2.78%) TOWER Software
12 4 (2.78%) Dell
12 4 (2.78%) CA
12 4 (2.78%) Rackspace
13 3 (2.08%) WatchGuard
13 3 (2.08%) CommVault
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