The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 78 52 88
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +36
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 61 100 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.47% 4.21% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.45% 20.75% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 88 57
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
490 482 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.82% 20.28% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 404 395 387
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,100
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
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -15 46 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Peterborough -7 7 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (52.38%) Windows
2 61 (48.41%) Degree
3 54 (42.86%) Linux
4 36 (28.57%) Cisco
5 35 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 29 (23.02%) WAN
7 28 (22.22%) VPN
8 27 (21.43%) LAN
8 27 (21.43%) ITIL
9 25 (19.84%) MS Exchange
9 25 (19.84%) DNS
9 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
9 25 (19.84%) VLAN
9 25 (19.84%) VMware
10 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
11 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (15.87%) HP
13 20 (15.87%) SAN
13 20 (15.87%) DHCP
13 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
14 18 (14.29%) SQL
14 18 (14.29%) Python
14 18 (14.29%) VoIP
14 18 (14.29%) Red Hat
14 18 (14.29%) Bash Shell
15 17 (13.49%) CCNA
15 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
16 16 (12.70%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (19.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.14%) IIS
3 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.59%) Lync
5 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.59%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.32%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.97%) SaaS
2 3 (2.38%) Route 53
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.02%) WAN
2 28 (22.22%) VPN
3 27 (21.43%) LAN
4 25 (19.84%) DNS
4 25 (19.84%) VLAN
5 20 (15.87%) SAN
5 20 (15.87%) DHCP
6 18 (14.29%) VoIP
7 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
8 14 (11.11%) Network Security
9 11 (8.73%) Internet
9 11 (8.73%) SSL
10 9 (7.14%) OSPF
10 9 (7.14%) LDAP
11 8 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (6.35%) BGP
12 7 (5.56%) Wireless
13 5 (3.97%) SNMP
13 5 (3.97%) WLAN
13 5 (3.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.59%) Big Data
6 2 (1.59%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) JIRA
1 4 (3.17%) Bugzilla
2 3 (2.38%) Subversion
2 3 (2.38%) Maven
2 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.56%) Marketing
2 4 (3.17%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.38%) Finance
4 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Military
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (34.13%) Administrator
2 36 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 21 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (13.49%) Support Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) Windows Administrator
5 16 (12.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.11%) Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Security Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.56%) Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) IT Support
11 4 (3.17%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.38%) Web Services
1 3 (2.38%) XMPP
2 1 (0.79%) COM
2 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.73%) Firmware
4 9 (7.14%) Physics
5 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.56%) IPTV
6 6 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.17%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.17%) Streaming Media
7 4 (3.17%) Thin Client
7 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.59%) Clustering
9 2 (1.59%) Replication
10 1 (0.79%) Informatics
10 1 (0.79%) Statistics
10 1 (0.79%) Life Science
10 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 66 (52.38%) Windows
2 54 (42.86%) Linux
3 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.52%) UNIX
5 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.35%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.35%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.59%) CentOS
9 2 (1.59%) Debian
9 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.79%) Solaris
10 1 (0.79%) Android
10 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.43%) ITIL
2 15 (11.90%) Scrum
3 14 (11.11%) Migration
4 12 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (9.52%) Network Management
4 12 (9.52%) DevOps
5 11 (8.73%) Refactoring
6 8 (6.35%) Test Automation
6 8 (6.35%) TDD
6 8 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.35%) Project Management
7 7 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.56%) Change Control
8 6 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.76%) Network Design
9 5 (3.97%) Service Management
10 4 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (3.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.29%) SQL
1 18 (14.29%) Python
1 18 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 11 (8.73%) Perl
3 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (48.41%) Degree
2 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (13.49%) CCNA
4 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.14%) CCNP
6 6 (4.76%) MCSA
7 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.17%) CCIA
8 4 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (3.17%) MCITP
8 4 (3.17%) CCA
8 4 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.17%) CISSP
8 4 (3.17%) MCSE
8 4 (3.17%) MCP
9 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.79%) PhD
10 1 (0.79%) CISM
10 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) QA
2 6 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.35%) KVM
5 5 (3.97%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (3.17%) XenApp
6 4 (3.17%) XenServer
7 2 (1.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) Puppet
2 12 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.17%) Nagios
4 3 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (2.38%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.59%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.59%) Ansible
5 2 (1.59%) Opsview
5 2 (1.59%) SCCM
5 2 (1.59%) WSUS
6 1 (0.79%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Cisco
2 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (19.84%) VMware
3 20 (15.87%) HP
4 18 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 15 (11.90%) Citrix
6 10 (7.94%) NetApp
7 8 (6.35%) Veeam
7 8 (6.35%) Sun
7 8 (6.35%) Hitachi
8 7 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.56%) Perforce
9 6 (4.76%) Juniper
10 4 (3.17%) Wyse
11 3 (2.38%) Dell
11 3 (2.38%) Symantec
11 3 (2.38%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.38%) Trapeze
12 2 (1.59%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.59%) Oracle
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