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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 51 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 65 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.58% 4.98% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.15% 21.96% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 24
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
223 214 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.57% 22.69% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 177 184 150
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 31 £44,000 +17.33%
Gloucester -4 8 £48,750 +80.55%
Cirencester -4 3 £60,000 +114.28%
Stroud - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 76 (53.15%) Windows
2 75 (52.45%) Microsoft
2 75 (52.45%) Cisco
3 63 (44.06%) Linux
4 60 (41.96%) VMware
5 58 (40.56%) VPN
6 57 (39.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (32.17%) CCNA
7 46 (32.17%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (27.27%) Windows Server
9 37 (25.87%) HP
10 36 (25.17%) TCP/IP
11 35 (24.48%) MPLS
11 35 (24.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (22.38%) Active Directory
13 31 (21.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (21.68%) MCSE
14 30 (20.98%) Dell
14 30 (20.98%) Cybersecurity
15 27 (18.88%) MS Exchange
16 26 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
17 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
17 24 (16.78%) DNS
18 21 (14.69%) Hyper-V
18 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
18 21 (14.69%) CISSP
18 21 (14.69%) Python
19 20 (13.99%) Telecoms
20 19 (13.29%) CheckPoint
20 19 (13.29%) ITIL

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 27 (18.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.19%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (6.99%) IIS
4 8 (5.59%) Apache
5 7 (4.90%) Apache Pig
6 6 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.20%) JBoss
6 6 (4.20%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.80%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.90%) MS Office
3 6 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) Office 365
3 3 (2.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (40.56%) VPN
2 36 (25.17%) TCP/IP
3 35 (24.48%) MPLS
4 24 (16.78%) DNS
5 18 (12.59%) VoIP
6 17 (11.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (11.19%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (11.19%) SMTP
8 15 (10.49%) Internet
9 14 (9.79%) Network Security
10 12 (8.39%) SSL
11 11 (7.69%) Broadband
11 11 (7.69%) Wireless
12 10 (6.99%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (6.99%) SAN
13 9 (6.29%) LAN
14 8 (5.59%) WAN
15 7 (4.90%) iSCSI
16 5 (3.50%) DHCP
16 5 (3.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.49%) Big Data
3 13 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.99%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.20%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.80%) JIRA
2 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.40%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.40%) git-flow
2 2 (1.40%) Redmine
2 2 (1.40%) Robot Framework
2 2 (1.40%) Selenium
General
1 20 (13.99%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.20%) Games
3 5 (3.50%) Finance
4 3 (2.10%) Military
5 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) Network Engineer
2 23 (16.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 23 (16.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (11.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 17 (11.89%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (11.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (11.19%) IT Manager
5 13 (9.09%) Architect
6 12 (8.39%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.99%) Security Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) IT Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Analyst
10 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (5.59%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) Security Analyst
11 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (4.90%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) LAMP
2 7 (4.90%) Java EE
2 7 (4.90%) STL
3 6 (4.20%) ELK Stack
3 6 (4.20%) Kafka
4 2 (1.40%) .NET
4 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.40%) Django
4 2 (1.40%) Node.js
4 2 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.40%) REST
4 2 (1.40%) SOAP
4 2 (1.40%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (4.90%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (4.20%) Cybercrime
5 5 (3.50%) iPad
6 4 (2.80%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.10%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.70%) CESG
9 1 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (53.15%) Windows
2 63 (44.06%) Linux
3 39 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 35 (24.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.09%) CentOS
7 10 (6.99%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.59%) Android
8 8 (5.59%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.50%) Unix
10 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.10%) FreeNAS
11 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.10%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.40%) Solaris
13 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.98%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (13.29%) ITIL
3 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.19%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 13 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.39%) Scrum
6 11 (7.69%) Line Management
6 11 (7.69%) Network Design
7 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.59%) SIEM
9 7 (4.90%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.90%) ITSM
9 7 (4.90%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.90%) Security Operations
9 7 (4.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.69%) Python
2 19 (13.29%) C
3 17 (11.89%) C#
3 17 (11.89%) C++
3 17 (11.89%) SQL
4 13 (9.09%) Java
5 11 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.99%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.59%) Perl
8 7 (4.90%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.80%) PHP
10 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.40%) Korn
11 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (32.17%) CCNA
1 46 (32.17%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (21.68%) MCSE
2 31 (21.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (14.69%) CISSP
3 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
4 18 (12.59%) GIAC
5 16 (11.19%) SANS
5 16 (11.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (10.49%) Linux+ Certification
6 15 (10.49%) MCITP
6 15 (10.49%) Network+ Certification
6 15 (10.49%) SSCP
7 14 (9.79%) DV Cleared
8 10 (6.99%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (6.99%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (4.20%) Degree
10 5 (3.50%) CCENT
11 3 (2.10%) GCIH
11 3 (2.10%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.40%) RMADS
3 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (39.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (22.38%) Active Directory
3 21 (14.69%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.99%) vSphere
5 9 (6.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (4.20%) Apache Flume
6 6 (4.20%) Firmware
7 3 (2.10%) Snort
7 3 (2.10%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.10%) XenApp
8 2 (1.40%) Docker
8 2 (1.40%) NFS
8 2 (1.40%) Samba
8 2 (1.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) SCCM
2 6 (4.20%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.20%) Kibana
2 6 (4.20%) logstash
3 5 (3.50%) WSUS
4 4 (2.80%) Puppet
5 3 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.10%) RSA enVision
6 2 (1.40%) Ansible
6 2 (1.40%) Nagios
6 2 (1.40%) Salt
7 1 (0.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.70%) Nessus
7 1 (0.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (52.45%) Cisco
1 75 (52.45%) Microsoft
2 60 (41.96%) VMware
3 37 (25.87%) HP
4 30 (20.98%) Dell
5 19 (13.29%) CheckPoint
6 13 (9.09%) Juniper
7 12 (8.39%) EMC
8 10 (6.99%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.90%) Palo Alto
9 7 (4.90%) SonicWALL
10 6 (4.20%) Hortonworks
10 6 (4.20%) Intel
10 6 (4.20%) Meraki
10 6 (4.20%) NetApp
11 4 (2.80%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.80%) Citrix
11 4 (2.80%) IBM
11 4 (2.80%) Sun
11 4 (2.80%) Symantec
Gloucestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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