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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 55 68 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 48 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.68% 2.61% 5.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 12.25% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 36
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
216 204 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.05% 21.27% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 188 152 205
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +22 27 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Gloucester +1 11 £27,000 -53.04% 3
Cirencester +2 6 £17,500 -41.66%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 79 (68.70%) Windows
2 58 (50.43%) VMware
3 57 (49.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (43.48%) Cisco
5 46 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 46 (40.00%) Linux
6 45 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 37 (32.17%) DNS
8 34 (29.57%) Juniper
9 30 (26.09%) TCP/IP
9 30 (26.09%) VPN
10 29 (25.22%) MPLS
11 27 (23.48%) Citrix
12 26 (22.61%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (22.61%) LAN
13 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (20.87%) SQL
14 24 (20.87%) MS Office
15 23 (20.00%) WAN
16 22 (19.13%) CCNA
17 20 (17.39%) SAN
17 20 (17.39%) SQL Server
17 20 (17.39%) Finance
18 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
18 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
18 19 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (16.52%) SCCM
19 18 (15.65%) Incident Management
19 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 45 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.91%) IIS
4 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.09%) Lync
6 7 (6.09%) Apache
7 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.87%) Documentum
9 1 (0.87%) nginx
9 1 (0.87%) Confluence
9 1 (0.87%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 24 (20.87%) MS Office
2 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.78%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) PaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (32.17%) DNS
2 30 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 30 (26.09%) VPN
3 29 (25.22%) MPLS
4 26 (22.61%) LAN
5 23 (20.00%) WAN
6 20 (17.39%) SAN
7 15 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (12.17%) SMTP
9 13 (11.30%) Wireless
9 13 (11.30%) BGP
10 12 (10.43%) EIGRP
10 12 (10.43%) Network Security
11 10 (8.70%) VLAN
12 9 (7.83%) Internet
12 9 (7.83%) DHCP
13 7 (6.09%) NetScaler
14 6 (5.22%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (5.22%) VoIP
14 6 (5.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (2.61%) ClearQuest
1 3 (2.61%) MSI
1 3 (2.61%) InstallShield
1 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.87%) Hudson
2 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.87%) Subversion
2 1 (0.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.74%) Advertising
3 2 (1.74%) Back Office
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (23.48%) Support Engineer
2 23 (20.00%) Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (11.30%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) Network Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Senior Network Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Administrator
7 7 (6.09%) Help Desk Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Field Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.48%) Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Tester
10 3 (2.61%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.61%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) .NET
2 4 (3.48%) HTML
3 3 (2.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Clustering
2 8 (6.96%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.22%) PDA
4 5 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.61%) CMDB
5 3 (2.61%) RMADS
6 2 (1.74%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.87%) Wiki
7 1 (0.87%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 79 (68.70%) Windows
2 46 (40.00%) Linux
3 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (12.17%) UNIX
5 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.70%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.22%) Solaris
8 5 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.48%) CentOS
10 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.87%) Debian
11 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.65%) Incident Management
2 16 (13.91%) Load Balancing
3 10 (8.70%) Change Management
4 9 (7.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (6.96%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (6.96%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.09%) ITIL
7 6 (5.22%) Information Security
7 6 (5.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (5.22%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.35%) SDLC
8 5 (4.35%) Cyber Security
8 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.35%) Project Management
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.61%) Network Design
10 3 (2.61%) Service Management
10 3 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.87%) SQL
2 15 (13.04%) PHP
3 10 (8.70%) Python
4 6 (5.22%) Java
4 6 (5.22%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.35%) Perl
6 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) VBScript
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (19.13%) CCNA
3 17 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (13.91%) Security Cleared
5 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
5 14 (12.17%) MCSE
6 8 (6.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (6.09%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.09%) CCA
7 7 (6.09%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (4.35%) CISSP
9 4 (3.48%) Degree
9 4 (3.48%) CCNP
10 3 (2.61%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.74%) GIAC
11 2 (1.74%) GCIH
12 1 (0.87%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) SLA
2 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.61%) JSP 440
System Software
1 57 (49.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
3 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
4 15 (13.04%) vSphere
5 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (7.83%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (7.83%) XenApp
7 8 (6.96%) XenDesktop
8 7 (6.09%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.61%) XenServer
10 2 (1.74%) Snort
10 2 (1.74%) Postfix
11 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.87%) Samba
11 1 (0.87%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (16.52%) SCCM
2 17 (14.78%) Backup Exec
3 16 (13.91%) SCOM
4 9 (7.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (6.96%) SCVMM
6 5 (4.35%) vMotion
7 2 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.87%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (50.43%) VMware
2 50 (43.48%) Cisco
3 46 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 34 (29.57%) Juniper
5 27 (23.48%) Citrix
6 12 (10.43%) CheckPoint
6 12 (10.43%) Symantec
7 11 (9.57%) Nokia
8 10 (8.70%) Veeam
9 9 (7.83%) Websense
10 7 (6.09%) HP
11 6 (5.22%) F5
12 5 (4.35%) Oracle
12 5 (4.35%) Apple
12 5 (4.35%) Sophos
13 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.61%) Dell
15 2 (1.74%) ArcSight
15 2 (1.74%) LogLogic
15 2 (1.74%) LogRhythm
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