The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 42 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.63% 6.87% 7.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 25.89% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 24
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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 Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 112 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.53% 26.54% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 78 59
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cheltenham region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) CCNA
4 13 (43.33%) Network Security
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (30.00%) CCNP
6 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 8 (26.67%) MCSE
7 8 (26.67%) CISSP
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (26.67%) Big Data
7 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (23.33%) Apache Pig
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (23.33%) Apache Hive
8 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
8 7 (23.33%) Mobile Development
8 7 (23.33%) Cybercrime
8 7 (23.33%) Palo Alto
8 7 (23.33%) Presales
8 7 (23.33%) SANS
8 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Java EE
8 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 7 (23.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Network Security
2 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 7 (23.33%) Wireless
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (13.33%) BGP
5 4 (13.33%) FTP
5 4 (13.33%) NetScreen
5 4 (13.33%) OSPF
6 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 2 (6.67%) HTTP
7 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
7 2 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) DNS
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Big Data
2 7 (23.33%) Apache Hive
2 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Security Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Java EE
1 7 (23.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Cybercrime
2 3 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Android
2 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (23.33%) Mobile Development
2 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (23.33%) Presales
2 7 (23.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Social Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Server Building
6 1 (3.33%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
1 7 (23.33%) C#
1 7 (23.33%) C++
1 7 (23.33%) Java
1 7 (23.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) CCNA
4 9 (30.00%) CCNP
5 8 (26.67%) CISSP
5 8 (26.67%) MCSE
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (23.33%) GIAC
6 7 (23.33%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (23.33%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (23.33%) SANS
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) SSCP
7 4 (13.33%) CHECK Team Leader
7 4 (13.33%) CHECK Team Member
8 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (6.67%) CCIE
10 1 (3.33%) CCDP
10 1 (3.33%) MCP
10 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) Palo Alto
4 4 (13.33%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) Radware
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos