The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 84 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 73 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.48% 7.59% 7.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.30% 32.74% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 63 64
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
135 223 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.20% 23.18% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 102 169 171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -10 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Gloucester -9 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Cirencester -5 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 52 (52.53%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (49.49%) Linux
3 45 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 40 (40.40%) CCNA
4 40 (40.40%) TCP/IP
5 38 (38.38%) Cisco
6 35 (35.35%) VMware
7 32 (32.32%) C
8 30 (30.30%) GIAC
8 30 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (29.29%) MCSE
9 29 (29.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (29.29%) CISSP
9 29 (29.29%) DV Cleared
10 28 (28.28%) Windows
10 28 (28.28%) Network+ Certification
10 28 (28.28%) Linux+ Certification
10 28 (28.28%) SSCP
10 28 (28.28%) SANS
11 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
12 24 (24.24%) ITIL
12 24 (24.24%) Mentoring
13 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 21 (21.21%) Ethical Hacking
15 21 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (21.21%) Network Security
15 21 (21.21%) Reverse Engineering
15 21 (21.21%) Security+ Certification
15 21 (21.21%) CompTIA Security+

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 12 (12.12%) Apache Pig
2 5 (5.05%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Route 53
3 1 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (40.40%) TCP/IP
2 21 (21.21%) Network Security
3 15 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (14.14%) LAN
4 14 (14.14%) Wireless
5 13 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (13.13%) NetScaler
5 13 (13.13%) SAN
5 13 (13.13%) WAN
6 9 (9.09%) HTTP
7 8 (8.08%) VPN
8 7 (7.07%) DHCP
8 7 (7.07%) FCoE
8 7 (7.07%) SNMP
9 6 (6.06%) BGP
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (6.06%) Ethernet
9 6 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (6.06%) OSPF
9 6 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) Big Data
2 12 (12.12%) Apache Hive
2 12 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.07%) MySQL
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) JIRA
2 7 (7.07%) Redmine
3 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.05%) Bitbucket
4 5 (5.05%) CodeSonar
4 5 (5.05%) git-flow
4 5 (5.05%) Robot Framework
4 5 (5.05%) Selenium
General
1 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Games
3 4 (4.04%) Electronics
3 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Military
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (28.28%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) Platform Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Network Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Virtualisation Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) Java EE
1 12 (12.12%) STL
2 5 (5.05%) .NET
2 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
2 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.05%) Django
2 5 (5.05%) LAMP
2 5 (5.05%) Node.js
2 5 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.05%) REST
2 5 (5.05%) SOAP
2 5 (5.05%) Spring MVC
3 2 (2.02%) Ajax
3 2 (2.02%) CSS
3 2 (2.02%) Doctrine
3 2 (2.02%) HTML
3 2 (2.02%) Symfony
3 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.13%) Driving Licence
2 13 (13.13%) Replication
3 7 (7.07%) Cybercrime
4 3 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.02%) iPad
5 2 (2.02%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.01%) EPoS
6 1 (1.01%) IVR
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 49 (49.49%) Linux
2 28 (28.28%) Windows
3 13 (13.13%) Solaris
4 12 (12.12%) Android
4 12 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (24.24%) ITIL
2 24 (24.24%) Mentoring
3 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 21 (21.21%) Ethical Hacking
5 21 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (21.21%) Reverse Engineering
6 13 (13.13%) Incident Management
6 13 (13.13%) ITIL V3
6 13 (13.13%) PRINCE
6 13 (13.13%) Project Management
6 13 (13.13%) User Stories
7 12 (12.12%) Multithreading
8 10 (10.10%) Coaching
8 10 (10.10%) High Availability
8 10 (10.10%) Presales
9 9 (9.09%) Load Balancing
10 7 (7.07%) Mobile Development
11 5 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.32%) C
2 15 (15.15%) Java
3 13 (13.13%) C++
4 12 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.12%) C#
4 12 (12.12%) Objective-C
5 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.07%) Korn
5 7 (7.07%) Python
6 6 (6.06%) PHP
7 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.03%) SQL
9 1 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (52.53%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 40 (40.40%) CCNA
4 30 (30.30%) GIAC
5 29 (29.29%) CISSP
5 29 (29.29%) DV Cleared
5 29 (29.29%) MCSE
5 29 (29.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (28.28%) Linux+ Certification
6 28 (28.28%) Network+ Certification
6 28 (28.28%) SANS
6 28 (28.28%) SSCP
7 21 (21.21%) CompTIA Security+
7 21 (21.21%) Security+ Certification
8 13 (13.13%) CCNP
9 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.05%) Degree
11 4 (4.04%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (4.04%) CHECK Team Member
12 2 (2.02%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.07%) NFS
3 7 (7.07%) Samba
3 7 (7.07%) VMware ESX
4 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.05%) Docker
5 5 (5.05%) vSphere
6 2 (2.02%) Snort
6 2 (2.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) NetBackup
2 12 (12.12%) Puppet
3 7 (7.07%) Ansible
3 7 (7.07%) Nagios
4 5 (5.05%) Salt
5 4 (4.04%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.02%) RSA enVision
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 38 (38.38%) Cisco
2 35 (35.35%) VMware
3 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 16 (16.16%) HP
5 14 (14.14%) Palo Alto
6 13 (13.13%) Intel
6 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.13%) ProCurve
6 13 (13.13%) Sun
7 10 (10.10%) Juniper
8 7 (7.07%) EMC
8 7 (7.07%) NetApp
8 7 (7.07%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.05%) F5
10 4 (4.04%) Radware
10 4 (4.04%) SAP
11 3 (3.03%) Dell
12 2 (2.02%) ArcSight
12 2 (2.02%) Citrix
12 2 (2.02%) LogLogic