The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 31 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.34% 4.44% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.91% 21.05% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 3
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% +37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Gloucestershire

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
86 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.30% 21.11% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 48 50
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Linux
3 26 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
5 19 (33.93%) CCNA
5 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (32.14%) MCSE
7 16 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (26.79%) VMware
8 15 (26.79%) Cisco
8 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (25.00%) LAN
10 13 (23.21%) UNIX
10 13 (23.21%) SQL
10 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
10 13 (23.21%) Cyber Security
11 12 (21.43%) Finance
11 12 (21.43%) Java
11 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 12 (21.43%) DNS
12 11 (19.64%) SLA
12 11 (19.64%) CISSP
12 11 (19.64%) BGP
12 11 (19.64%) MS Office
12 11 (19.64%) SMTP
12 11 (19.64%) GIAC
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (19.64%) SCCM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (16.07%) Apache Pig
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.93%) Lync
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.36%) SAS
6 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.36%) Apache
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Office
2 10 (17.86%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.00%) LAN
3 12 (21.43%) DNS
4 11 (19.64%) BGP
4 11 (19.64%) SMTP
4 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (17.86%) MPLS
5 10 (17.86%) EIGRP
6 8 (14.29%) SAN
7 7 (12.50%) Wireless
7 7 (12.50%) DHCP
8 6 (10.71%) VPN
9 5 (8.93%) HTTP
9 5 (8.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (8.93%) Internet
10 4 (7.14%) WAN
10 4 (7.14%) Network Security
11 3 (5.36%) IPv4
11 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
11 3 (5.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.07%) Apache Hive
2 9 (16.07%) Big Data
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (5.36%) ClearQuest
1 3 (5.36%) MSI
1 3 (5.36%) InstallShield
1 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Network Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Administrator
4 9 (16.07%) Senior Network Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Network Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Server Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Incident Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) STL
1 9 (16.07%) Java EE
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Cybercrime
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.36%) CMDB
4 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) PDA
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Linux
3 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (23.21%) UNIX
5 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
5 9 (16.07%) Android
5 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.93%) Solaris
8 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (23.21%) Cyber Security
3 10 (17.86%) Change Management
3 10 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (16.07%) Multithreading
4 9 (16.07%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.07%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (16.07%) Coaching
4 9 (16.07%) Mobile Development
5 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.93%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.36%) SIEM
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.36%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) Java
3 9 (16.07%) C
3 9 (16.07%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) C++
3 9 (16.07%) Objective-C
4 7 (12.50%) PHP
4 7 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) CCNA
1 19 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (32.14%) MCSE
3 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
4 11 (19.64%) GIAC
4 11 (19.64%) CISSP
5 9 (16.07%) SSCP
5 9 (16.07%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 6 (10.71%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.57%) GCIH
9 2 (3.57%) CCA
9 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
4 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.57%) Snort
5 2 (3.57%) XenApp
5 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.79%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) SCOM
3 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.57%) vMotion
4 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Cisco
2 15 (26.79%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Juniper
3 10 (17.86%) Nokia
3 10 (17.86%) CheckPoint
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Dell
5 3 (5.36%) Symantec
5 3 (5.36%) Remedy
5 3 (5.36%) Veeam
6 2 (3.57%) ArcSight
6 2 (3.57%) LogLogic
6 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.57%) Websense
7 1 (1.79%) Sophos
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago