The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 52 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 47 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.80% 2.72% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.93% 13.86% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 13
Average salary £37,500 £29,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.05% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 166 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.92% 19.64% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 167 129 155
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +6 24 £47,500 +53.22% 2
Gloucester +7 17 £27,000 -15.62% 2
Cirencester - 4 £28,000 - 1
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 65 (63.11%) Windows
2 55 (53.40%) Linux
3 43 (41.75%) VMware
3 43 (41.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (40.78%) Cisco
5 39 (37.86%) DNS
6 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
7 36 (34.95%) MS Exchange
8 33 (32.04%) TCP/IP
9 30 (29.13%) MPLS
10 29 (28.16%) Juniper
11 27 (26.21%) VPN
12 26 (25.24%) LAN
13 25 (24.27%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (23.30%) CCNA
15 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
16 19 (18.45%) Penetration Testing
16 19 (18.45%) Citrix
17 18 (17.48%) MCSE
18 17 (16.50%) SMTP
18 17 (16.50%) Finance
18 17 (16.50%) Incident Management
19 16 (15.53%) Cyber Security
19 16 (15.53%) WAN
20 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
20 15 (14.56%) UNIX
20 15 (14.56%) SQL
20 15 (14.56%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 36 (34.95%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.65%) IIS
4 10 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (8.74%) Apache Pig
6 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.85%) Lync
7 5 (4.85%) Apache
8 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.91%) SAS
10 2 (1.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.59%) MS Office
3 10 (9.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (37.86%) DNS
2 33 (32.04%) TCP/IP
3 30 (29.13%) MPLS
4 27 (26.21%) VPN
5 26 (25.24%) LAN
6 17 (16.50%) SMTP
7 16 (15.53%) WAN
8 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (12.62%) BGP
10 12 (11.65%) EIGRP
10 12 (11.65%) Network Security
11 11 (10.68%) SAN
12 9 (8.74%) Internet
12 9 (8.74%) Wireless
12 9 (8.74%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (7.77%) DHCP
13 8 (7.77%) HTTP
14 5 (4.85%) VoIP
15 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
15 4 (3.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.74%) Apache Hive
2 9 (8.74%) Big Data
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.85%) MySQL
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (2.91%) ClearQuest
1 3 (2.91%) MSI
1 3 (2.91%) InstallShield
1 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.83%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.91%) Advertising
4 3 (2.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 27 (26.21%) Support Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Network Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Administrator
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Network Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Security Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Field Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) IT Support
9 3 (2.91%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) STL
1 9 (8.74%) Java EE
2 7 (6.80%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Cybercrime
2 7 (6.80%) Clustering
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.91%) CMDB
5 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.94%) PDA
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.97%) RMADS
7 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 65 (63.11%) Windows
2 55 (53.40%) Linux
3 20 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.56%) UNIX
5 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (8.74%) Android
7 9 (8.74%) Apple iOS
8 8 (7.77%) Solaris
9 5 (4.85%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.94%) CentOS
11 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (16.50%) Incident Management
3 16 (15.53%) Cyber Security
4 11 (10.68%) Load Balancing
4 11 (10.68%) Change Management
5 10 (9.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (8.74%) Reverse Engineering
6 9 (8.74%) Coaching
6 9 (8.74%) Mobile Development
6 9 (8.74%) Multithreading
6 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.74%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (7.77%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (5.83%) Project Management
8 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.85%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.88%) SIEM
11 3 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.91%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) SQL
2 14 (13.59%) Java
3 12 (11.65%) PHP
4 10 (9.71%) C
4 10 (9.71%) Python
5 9 (8.74%) Objective-C
5 9 (8.74%) C#
5 9 (8.74%) C++
6 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.94%) Perl
6 2 (1.94%) Ruby
6 2 (1.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (23.30%) CCNA
3 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
5 18 (17.48%) MCSE
6 13 (12.62%) CISSP
7 11 (10.68%) GIAC
8 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
9 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared
9 9 (8.74%) Linux+ Certification
9 9 (8.74%) SSCP
10 6 (5.83%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.91%) Degree
12 2 (1.94%) GCIH
12 2 (1.94%) CCNP
12 2 (1.94%) CCA
12 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.97%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (41.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (12.62%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.65%) Active Directory
3 12 (11.65%) vSphere
4 5 (4.85%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.91%) XenApp
7 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.94%) Snort
8 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.97%) Postfix
8 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) SCCM
2 10 (9.71%) Backup Exec
3 8 (7.77%) SCOM
4 3 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.94%) vMotion
5 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 43 (41.75%) VMware
2 42 (40.78%) Cisco
3 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.16%) Juniper
5 19 (18.45%) Citrix
6 13 (12.62%) CheckPoint
7 12 (11.65%) Nokia
8 5 (4.85%) Symantec
9 4 (3.88%) Sophos
9 4 (3.88%) Veeam
10 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.91%) Websense
10 3 (2.91%) Remedy
10 3 (2.91%) Oracle
10 3 (2.91%) HP
10 3 (2.91%) Dell
11 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.94%) IronPort
11 2 (1.94%) LogLogic
11 2 (1.94%) LogRhythm
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