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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.97% 9.00% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.33% 35.06% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 8
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
75 77 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.28% 25.67% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 53
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 45 (63.38%) Cisco
2 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
3 31 (43.66%) CCNA
3 31 (43.66%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (38.03%) Windows
4 27 (38.03%) VMware
4 27 (38.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (36.62%) VPN
6 24 (33.80%) HP
7 23 (32.39%) Linux
8 21 (29.58%) MCSE
8 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
10 17 (23.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (23.94%) Dell
10 17 (23.94%) Active Directory
10 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
10 17 (23.94%) MPLS
10 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
11 16 (22.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (21.13%) MCITP
12 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (19.72%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (19.72%) Python
14 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
14 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
15 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (15.49%) C#
16 11 (15.49%) C++

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 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.45%) Apache
4 6 (8.45%) IIS
5 5 (7.04%) Apache Pig
6 4 (5.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.62%) VPN
2 17 (23.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (23.94%) MPLS
3 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (14.08%) Wireless
5 8 (11.27%) Internet
5 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.86%) iSCSI
7 5 (7.04%) DNS
7 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.63%) Network Security
9 3 (4.23%) HTTP
9 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.82%) DHCP
10 2 (2.82%) SMTP
11 1 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.41%) LAN
11 1 (1.41%) VoIP
11 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.04%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Network Engineer
2 20 (28.17%) Cisco Engineer
2 20 (28.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) IT Manager
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Architect
6 8 (11.27%) IT Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Security Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.63%) Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) LAMP
2 5 (7.04%) Java EE
2 5 (7.04%) STL
3 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.04%) Cybercrime
3 4 (5.63%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.23%) iPad
4 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.03%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Linux
3 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
5 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.04%) Android
6 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.63%) Unix
8 3 (4.23%) CentOS
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.82%) FreeNAS
9 2 (2.82%) Solaris
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (11.27%) Line Management
3 7 (9.86%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Scrum
5 5 (7.04%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (7.04%) Mobile Development
5 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.04%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.23%) Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) High Availability
7 3 (4.23%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (4.23%) SIEM
7 3 (4.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (2.82%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.82%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) Python
2 11 (15.49%) C#
2 11 (15.49%) C++
3 10 (14.08%) SQL
4 7 (9.86%) Perl
5 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.04%) C
6 5 (7.04%) Java
6 5 (7.04%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) CCNA
1 31 (43.66%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (29.58%) MCSE
2 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (22.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (21.13%) MCITP
5 6 (8.45%) CISSP
5 6 (8.45%) GIAC
6 5 (7.04%) CCENT
6 5 (7.04%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (7.04%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (7.04%) SANS
6 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.04%) SSCP
7 1 (1.41%) CCIE
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
7 1 (1.41%) GCIH
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) VCP5
System Software
1 27 (38.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
3 17 (23.94%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.41%) Snort
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.41%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Cisco
2 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
3 27 (38.03%) VMware
4 24 (33.80%) HP
5 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
5 17 (23.94%) Dell
6 6 (8.45%) SonicWALL
7 5 (7.04%) Meraki
7 5 (7.04%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.23%) Rackspace
8 3 (4.23%) Remedy
8 3 (4.23%) Splunk
8 3 (4.23%) Symantec
9 2 (2.82%) Apple
10 1 (1.41%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.41%) Citrix
10 1 (1.41%) LogLogic
10 1 (1.41%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.41%) NetWitness
10 1 (1.41%) Red Hat