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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 32 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.68% 2.79% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.40% 9.00% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 2
Average salary £31,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.25% +12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
86 100 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.29% 30.96% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 73 93 54
Average salary £34,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) VMware
3 29 (49.15%) SQL
4 28 (47.46%) Linux
4 28 (47.46%) TCP/IP
5 26 (44.07%) Finance
6 25 (42.37%) Cisco
7 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
7 24 (40.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (35.59%) Juniper
9 20 (33.90%) CheckPoint
10 19 (32.20%) MS Office
11 17 (28.81%) FTP
11 17 (28.81%) DHCP
11 17 (28.81%) Citrix
11 17 (28.81%) DNS
11 17 (28.81%) SAN
12 16 (27.12%) Telnet
12 16 (27.12%) SSL
12 16 (27.12%) VPN
12 16 (27.12%) LDAP
12 16 (27.12%) Information Security
13 15 (25.42%) MCSE
13 15 (25.42%) Perl
13 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
13 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
14 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (22.03%) Network Architecture
16 12 (20.34%) WAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 14 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (15.25%) IIS
5 8 (13.56%) Lync
6 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (32.20%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (28.81%) DNS
2 17 (28.81%) SAN
2 17 (28.81%) DHCP
2 17 (28.81%) FTP
3 16 (27.12%) LDAP
3 16 (27.12%) SSL
3 16 (27.12%) VPN
3 16 (27.12%) Telnet
4 12 (20.34%) WAN
5 10 (16.95%) Wireless
5 10 (16.95%) Network Security
6 8 (13.56%) VLAN
6 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
7 7 (11.86%) SMTP
7 7 (11.86%) HTTP
7 7 (11.86%) LAN
8 6 (10.17%) BGP
9 5 (8.47%) iSCSI
10 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
1 8 (13.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (13.56%) ClearQuest
1 8 (13.56%) MSI
1 8 (13.56%) InstallShield
1 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Network Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Lead Network Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Help Desk Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Network Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Network Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Field Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Field Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Client/Server
2 8 (13.56%) Clustering
2 8 (13.56%) CMDB
3 7 (11.86%) PDA
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Linux
3 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.78%) UNIX
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Information Security
2 13 (22.03%) Network Architecture
3 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
3 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (11.86%) Cyber Security
6 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) Project Management
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Service Management
8 2 (3.39%) Network Design
8 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) Perl
3 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
4 8 (13.56%) Java
5 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) MCSE
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) CCA
3 8 (13.56%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (10.17%) CCNA
5 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared
6 4 (6.78%) CCNP
7 3 (5.08%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) MCTS
8 1 (1.69%) MCITP
8 1 (1.69%) CCIP
8 1 (1.69%) MCSA
8 1 (1.69%) CCSP
8 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
2 10 (16.95%) XenApp
2 10 (16.95%) XenDesktop
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (15.25%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.17%) vSphere
5 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Backup Exec
2 10 (16.95%) SCCM
2 10 (16.95%) SCOM
2 10 (16.95%) SCVMM
2 10 (16.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (8.47%) vMotion
4 2 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) VMware
2 25 (42.37%) Cisco
3 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.59%) Juniper
5 20 (33.90%) CheckPoint
6 17 (28.81%) Citrix
7 10 (16.95%) Symantec
7 10 (16.95%) Veeam
7 10 (16.95%) Websense
8 6 (10.17%) Oracle
9 3 (5.08%) Nokia
10 2 (3.39%) McAfee
10 2 (3.39%) Sophos
11 1 (1.69%) HP
11 1 (1.69%) AppSense
11 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.69%) F5
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