The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable 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 9 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 16.67% 4.29% 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% 15.79% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £52,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.67% 27.14% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 11
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Firewall
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Dunstable

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

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

Firewall Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
3 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Data Security
3 18 (62.07%) Telecoms
3 18 (62.07%) Degree
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) Oracle
3 18 (62.07%) Unix
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 18 (62.07%) Citrix
4 15 (51.72%) TOGAF
4 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (51.72%) Application Virtualisation
5 13 (44.83%) Banking
6 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (37.93%) CCNP
7 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (34.48%) VPN
7 10 (34.48%) SSL
7 10 (34.48%) RIP
7 10 (34.48%) Juniper
7 10 (34.48%) OSPF
7 10 (34.48%) BGP
7 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
7 10 (34.48%) Wireless
7 10 (34.48%) F5
7 10 (34.48%) HSRP
8 9 (31.03%) High Availability
8 9 (31.03%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
1 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) BGP
1 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
1 10 (34.48%) HSRP
1 10 (34.48%) OSPF
1 10 (34.48%) RIP
1 10 (34.48%) SSL
1 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
1 10 (34.48%) VPN
1 10 (34.48%) Wireless
2 9 (31.03%) VoIP
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (20.69%) DWDM
3 6 (20.69%) MPLS
3 6 (20.69%) VRRP
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (13.79%) IPsec
4 4 (13.79%) Network Security
4 4 (13.79%) SNMP
4 4 (13.79%) SSH
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 18 (62.07%) Telecoms
3 13 (44.83%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Architect
2 16 (55.17%) Technical Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Network Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Security Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Security Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Support
6 2 (6.90%) Network Support Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Unix Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Unix
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Data Security
2 15 (51.72%) Application Virtualisation
2 15 (51.72%) TOGAF
3 9 (31.03%) High Availability
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (20.69%) Network Design
5 6 (20.69%) Network Management
5 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (13.79%) Threat Detection
7 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (10.34%) SIEM
9 1 (3.45%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) CCNP
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.34%) CISA
3 3 (10.34%) CISM
3 3 (10.34%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) Oracle
2 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) F5
3 10 (34.48%) Juniper
4 6 (20.69%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Qualys
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto