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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 36 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 73 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.70% 5.24% 3.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.19% 27.36% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 31
Median salary £37,000 £30,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.32% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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
259 201 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.76% 19.14% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 181 176 175
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -1 37 £42,000 +27.27% 8
Gloucester +8 11 £31,500 +5.88% 1
Cirencester +1 5 £25,000 +42.85% 1
Stroud - 1 £35,000 - 1
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 85 (59.03%) Cisco
2 76 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 69 (47.92%) Windows
4 67 (46.53%) VPN
5 57 (39.58%) VMware
6 52 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 50 (34.72%) Linux
8 41 (28.47%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (25.69%) HP
10 36 (25.00%) MPLS
11 34 (23.61%) CCNA
11 34 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (23.61%) Windows Server
12 31 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (20.83%) Active Directory
13 30 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 27 (18.75%) Dell
14 27 (18.75%) DNS
14 27 (18.75%) MS Exchange
15 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 23 (15.97%) SQL
16 23 (15.97%) CheckPoint
16 23 (15.97%) Cybersecurity
17 22 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
18 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
19 19 (13.19%) MCSE
19 19 (13.19%) Data Centre
20 18 (12.50%) Hyper-V
21 17 (11.81%) LAN

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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.72%) Apache
2 14 (9.72%) IIS
3 12 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.86%) Apache Pig
4 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.17%) JBoss
5 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.78%) ArcGIS
6 4 (2.78%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.69%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.25%) MS Office
3 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) SaaS
3 3 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (46.53%) VPN
2 36 (25.00%) MPLS
3 30 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 27 (18.75%) DNS
5 22 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (11.81%) LAN
7 16 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (11.11%) Network Security
7 16 (11.11%) SMTP
7 16 (11.11%) WAN
8 13 (9.03%) VoIP
9 12 (8.33%) Wireless
10 11 (7.64%) DHCP
10 11 (7.64%) SSL
11 10 (6.94%) Broadband
11 10 (6.94%) SAN
12 9 (6.25%) Internet
13 5 (3.47%) iSCSI
13 5 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.42%) MySQL
3 14 (9.72%) Big Data
4 13 (9.03%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.86%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
7 4 (2.78%) GIS
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 4 (2.78%) Finance
2 4 (2.78%) Military
3 3 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 29 (20.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (14.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) Consultant
5 11 (7.64%) IT Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) IT Manager
6 9 (6.25%) Architect
7 8 (5.56%) Administrator
7 8 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Security Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Security Architect
8 7 (4.86%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.64%) LAMP
2 7 (4.86%) Java EE
2 7 (4.86%) STL
3 6 (4.17%) ELK Stack
3 6 (4.17%) Kafka
4 2 (1.39%) Web Services
5 1 (0.69%) COM
5 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.94%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.56%) Cybercrime
4 8 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (4.86%) EqualLogic
6 6 (4.17%) iPad
7 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.78%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.78%) Public Cloud
9 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.69%) CESG
11 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.69%) PKI
11 1 (0.69%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 69 (47.92%) Windows
2 50 (34.72%) Linux
3 34 (23.61%) Windows Server
3 34 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (9.03%) CentOS
6 11 (7.64%) Windows 10
7 9 (6.25%) Android
7 9 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 7 (4.86%) FreeNAS
8 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.39%) Unix
11 1 (0.69%) Solaris
11 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.97%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (10.42%) ITIL
3 13 (9.03%) Configuration Management
3 13 (9.03%) SIEM
4 12 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (7.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (6.94%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (6.94%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.94%) Reverse Engineering
6 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering
7 8 (5.56%) Information Security
7 8 (5.56%) Security Operations
8 7 (4.86%) Data Acquisition
8 7 (4.86%) Mobile Development
8 7 (4.86%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (4.86%) Multithreading
8 7 (4.86%) Patch Management
8 7 (4.86%) Presales
9 6 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.97%) SQL
2 14 (9.72%) Python
3 13 (9.03%) Java
4 12 (8.33%) Perl
5 11 (7.64%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.94%) C
7 9 (6.25%) C#
7 9 (6.25%) C++
8 7 (4.86%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) PHP
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (28.47%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (23.61%) CCNA
3 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (13.19%) MCSE
5 17 (11.81%) CISSP
6 14 (9.72%) Security Cleared
7 13 (9.03%) GIAC
8 11 (7.64%) SANS
9 10 (6.94%) Linux+ Certification
9 10 (6.94%) MCITP
9 10 (6.94%) Network+ Certification
9 10 (6.94%) SSCP
10 9 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (4.17%) CCNP
12 5 (3.47%) CCENT
13 4 (2.78%) CISM
13 4 (2.78%) Degree
13 4 (2.78%) DV Cleared
14 3 (2.08%) CISA
14 3 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 18 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.42%) vSphere
5 6 (4.17%) Apache Flume
5 6 (4.17%) Firmware
5 6 (4.17%) XenApp
6 4 (2.78%) Snort
6 4 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.39%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (9.72%) SCCM
2 9 (6.25%) WSUS
3 6 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 6 (4.17%) Kibana
3 6 (4.17%) logstash
4 3 (2.08%) RSA enVision
4 3 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.69%) Nessus
5 1 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 85 (59.03%) Cisco
2 76 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 57 (39.58%) VMware
4 37 (25.69%) HP
5 27 (18.75%) Dell
6 23 (15.97%) CheckPoint
7 11 (7.64%) Palo Alto
8 10 (6.94%) EMC
9 9 (6.25%) Juniper
10 7 (4.86%) Apple
10 7 (4.86%) Citrix
10 7 (4.86%) SonicWALL
11 6 (4.17%) Hortonworks
11 6 (4.17%) Intel
11 6 (4.17%) Meraki
11 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.47%) IBM
12 5 (3.47%) Sun
13 4 (2.78%) NetApp
13 4 (2.78%) Remedy
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