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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 25 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.46% 3.13% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.63% 24.32% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
93 37 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.83% 12.85% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 79 30 56
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Linux
3 29 (59.18%) Cisco
4 24 (48.98%) Juniper
5 23 (46.94%) VMware
5 23 (46.94%) Finance
6 21 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 21 (42.86%) SQL
6 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 17 (34.69%) DNS
7 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.69%) Information Security
8 16 (32.65%) FTP
9 15 (30.61%) SSL
9 15 (30.61%) LDAP
9 15 (30.61%) DHCP
9 15 (30.61%) Telnet
10 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (26.53%) Network Security
12 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
12 12 (24.49%) Perl
12 12 (24.49%) Network Architecture
12 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (22.45%) CCNA
14 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
14 9 (18.37%) SMTP
14 9 (18.37%) HTTP
14 9 (18.37%) VPN
14 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (18.37%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (16.33%) IIS
2 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 17 (34.69%) DNS
3 16 (32.65%) FTP
4 15 (30.61%) DHCP
4 15 (30.61%) LDAP
4 15 (30.61%) SSL
4 15 (30.61%) Telnet
5 13 (26.53%) Network Security
6 9 (18.37%) VPN
6 9 (18.37%) SMTP
6 9 (18.37%) HTTP
7 8 (16.33%) LAN
8 7 (14.29%) MPLS
8 7 (14.29%) BGP
9 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
10 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (10.20%) Internet
11 4 (8.16%) VLAN
11 4 (8.16%) WAN
12 3 (6.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (10.20%) ClearQuest
1 5 (10.20%) MSI
1 5 (10.20%) InstallShield
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Network Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Lead Network Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Principal Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.08%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
1 5 (10.20%) CMDB
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) EPoS
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) PDA
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Information Security
2 12 (24.49%) Network Architecture
3 8 (16.33%) Cyber Security
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
5 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Time Management
8 2 (4.08%) Network Design
8 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.08%) SIEM
8 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Perl
3 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.45%) CCNA
3 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) CCNP
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.04%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) CCSP
7 1 (2.04%) CCIP
7 1 (2.04%) CCA
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.04%) CISSP
7 1 (2.04%) GIAC
7 1 (2.04%) GCIH
7 1 (2.04%) MCTS
7 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
2 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Cisco
2 24 (48.98%) Juniper
3 23 (46.94%) VMware
4 21 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) Nokia
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle
9 2 (4.08%) Symantec
9 2 (4.08%) McAfee
9 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.08%) Veeam
9 2 (4.08%) Aruba
9 2 (4.08%) Meraki
9 2 (4.08%) Websense
10 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.04%) F5
10 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.04%) LogLogic
10 1 (2.04%) Apple
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