The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 68 38 70
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 64 126 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.78% 5.93% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.51% 32.56% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 99 52
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
328 387 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.37% 18.20% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 266 301 360
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -17 53 £39,000 -9.30% 8
Peterborough -16 8 £42,500 +17.64% 1
Huntingdon +6 1 £29,500 -27.16%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 87 (60.00%) Windows
2 81 (55.86%) Linux
3 67 (46.21%) Cisco
4 57 (39.31%) VMware
5 50 (34.48%) Degree
6 44 (30.34%) Network Security
7 40 (27.59%) MS Exchange
8 38 (26.21%) Microsoft
8 38 (26.21%) Windows Server
9 35 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 33 (22.76%) ITIL
11 32 (22.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (21.38%) Unix
13 28 (19.31%) DNS
14 27 (18.62%) Disaster Recovery
15 26 (17.93%) CheckPoint
15 26 (17.93%) LAN
16 25 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
17 24 (16.55%) SAN
17 24 (16.55%) Mathematics
18 23 (15.86%) TCP/IP
18 23 (15.86%) VPN
18 23 (15.86%) Hyper-V
19 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
19 22 (15.17%) DHCP
20 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (13.79%) Data Centre
21 20 (13.79%) WAN
22 19 (13.10%) HP
23 18 (12.41%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.28%) Apache
4 11 (7.59%) IIS
5 9 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.76%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.07%) nginx
8 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.38%) Drupal
9 2 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.38%) WordPress
10 1 (0.69%) Confluence
10 1 (0.69%) Site Server
Applications
1 18 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.59%) Office 365
3 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (30.34%) Network Security
2 28 (19.31%) DNS
3 26 (17.93%) LAN
4 24 (16.55%) SAN
5 23 (15.86%) TCP/IP
5 23 (15.86%) VPN
6 22 (15.17%) DHCP
7 20 (13.79%) WAN
8 13 (8.97%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (8.28%) VoIP
10 11 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (7.59%) VLAN
10 11 (7.59%) Wireless
11 10 (6.90%) BGP
11 10 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (6.90%) OSPF
12 8 (5.52%) IPsec
13 7 (4.83%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (4.83%) ISDN
14 6 (4.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.76%) Big Data
3 3 (2.07%) MySQL
4 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.76%) JIRA
1 4 (2.76%) Subversion
2 3 (2.07%) Buildbot
2 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (7.59%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.21%) Finance
3 7 (4.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
6 2 (1.38%) Law
6 2 (1.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (16.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (14.48%) Administrator
3 20 (13.79%) Analyst
3 20 (13.79%) Graduate
3 20 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (12.41%) Network Analyst
5 15 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 14 (9.66%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (6.21%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) IT Manager
9 8 (5.52%) IT Support
9 8 (5.52%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (5.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.52%) Network Security Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (4.83%) Network Architect
10 7 (4.83%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.07%) JSON
2 3 (2.07%) LAMP
2 3 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (2.07%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.07%) XML
3 2 (1.38%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.38%) Catalyst
3 2 (1.38%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.38%) REST
3 2 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.45%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.76%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.76%) Replication
5 4 (2.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.07%) Life Science
7 2 (1.38%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.69%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 87 (60.00%) Windows
2 81 (55.86%) Linux
3 38 (26.21%) Windows Server
4 31 (21.38%) Unix
5 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.14%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.45%) Debian
9 4 (2.76%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.07%) CentOS
10 3 (2.07%) Fedora
10 3 (2.07%) Solaris
10 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.76%) ITIL
2 27 (18.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (16.55%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.59%) Information Security
4 11 (7.59%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (6.21%) SIEM
6 9 (6.21%) Workflow
7 8 (5.52%) Line Management
8 7 (4.83%) Email Filtering
8 7 (4.83%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (4.83%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.83%) Project Management
8 7 (4.83%) Security Architecture
8 7 (4.83%) Web Filtering
9 6 (4.14%) DevOps
9 6 (4.14%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.14%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.14%) Network Management
10 5 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.90%) Python
1 10 (6.90%) SQL
2 9 (6.21%) Perl
3 6 (4.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (4.14%) C
4 5 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.76%) Ruby
6 3 (2.07%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.38%) C++
8 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 50 (34.48%) Degree
2 25 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (12.41%) CCNA
4 11 (7.59%) CCNP
5 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.45%) CCIE
7 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.76%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.07%) CCSA
9 3 (2.07%) CCSE
9 3 (2.07%) MCSE
9 3 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.38%) CCA
10 2 (1.38%) CCEA
10 2 (1.38%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.38%) CISSP
10 2 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.38%) MCP
10 2 (1.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.97%) SLA
2 8 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.07%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.38%) QA
5 1 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 32 (22.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.86%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.34%) vSphere
5 12 (8.28%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (4.14%) XenApp
7 5 (3.45%) iptables
7 5 (3.45%) pfSense
8 4 (2.76%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.07%) NFS
9 3 (2.07%) Samba
9 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.38%) Docker
10 2 (1.38%) KVM
10 2 (1.38%) LXC
10 2 (1.38%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.38%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.07%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (2.07%) SCCM
3 2 (1.38%) Kibana
3 2 (1.38%) logstash
4 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.69%) Ansible
4 1 (0.69%) Nessus
4 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.69%) Puppet
4 1 (0.69%) SCOM
4 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (46.21%) Cisco
2 57 (39.31%) VMware
3 38 (26.21%) Microsoft
4 26 (17.93%) CheckPoint
5 19 (13.10%) HP
6 9 (6.21%) Brocade
6 9 (6.21%) Riverbed
7 8 (5.52%) Citrix
8 7 (4.83%) Oracle
8 7 (4.83%) Sophos
9 5 (3.45%) F5
9 5 (3.45%) NetApp
9 5 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.45%) Symantec
10 4 (2.76%) Avaya
10 4 (2.76%) Dell
10 4 (2.76%) Nokia
10 4 (2.76%) Veeam
11 3 (2.07%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
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