The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.17% 12.50% 10.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.33% 36.84% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 25
Average salary £36,250 £25,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.15% -39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £48,125 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 57 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.86% 33.93% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 60
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Gloucester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) DNS
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) VPN
6 8 (33.33%) CCNP
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
7 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) MPLS
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (25.00%) Network Security
9 5 (20.83%) CCNA
9 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
9 5 (20.83%) Juniper
9 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
10 4 (16.67%) SMTP
10 4 (16.67%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (16.67%) vSphere

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (25.00%) MPLS
5 6 (25.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) SMTP
7 3 (12.50%) BGP
7 3 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) Converged Networks
8 2 (8.33%) HTTP
8 2 (8.33%) Internet
8 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (8.33%) SSL
9 1 (4.17%) IPv6
9 1 (4.17%) OSPF
9 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 4 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Information Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
5 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Information Security
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 3 (12.50%) OWASP
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) SABSA
2 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 3 (12.50%) SFIA
2 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) SIEM
3 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) CCDP
5 3 (12.50%) CISA
5 3 (12.50%) CISM
5 3 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) AppSense
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
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