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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 35 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 70 72 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.63% 7.33% 4.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.83% 36.73% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 38
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
201 196 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.90% 19.96% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 152 160 168
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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 +4 28 £42,500 +14.86% 5
Cirencester +6 9 £25,000 -29.57% 1
Gloucester -16 7 £42,750 +67.64% 3
Tewkesbury - 6 £40,000 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 75 (52.08%) Cisco
2 68 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (42.36%) Linux
4 57 (39.58%) TCP/IP
5 52 (36.11%) Windows
6 48 (33.33%) CCNA
7 46 (31.94%) VMware
8 44 (30.56%) VPN
9 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
10 40 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
10 40 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
11 39 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (27.08%) CISSP
12 36 (25.00%) GIAC
13 35 (24.31%) Telecoms
14 34 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (23.61%) C
14 34 (23.61%) Security Cleared
14 34 (23.61%) Android
14 34 (23.61%) Apple iOS
15 33 (22.92%) Apache Hive
15 33 (22.92%) Multithreading
15 33 (22.92%) Reverse Engineering
15 33 (22.92%) Hadoop
15 33 (22.92%) Ethical Hacking
15 33 (22.92%) Java EE
15 33 (22.92%) C#
15 33 (22.92%) C++
15 33 (22.92%) Java
15 33 (22.92%) STL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (22.92%) Apache Pig
2 15 (10.42%) Apache
2 15 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 14 (9.72%) IIS
4 4 (2.78%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (39.58%) TCP/IP
2 44 (30.56%) VPN
3 27 (18.75%) MPLS
4 26 (18.06%) DNS
5 23 (15.97%) LAN
6 20 (13.89%) WAN
7 19 (13.19%) Wireless
8 17 (11.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (11.11%) DHCP
10 13 (9.03%) SMTP
11 12 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (7.64%) Internet
13 10 (6.94%) Network Security
14 5 (3.47%) SSL
15 4 (2.78%) HTTP
15 4 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
15 4 (2.78%) TACACS
16 3 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.92%) Apache Hive
1 33 (22.92%) Big Data
1 33 (22.92%) Hadoop
2 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.11%) MySQL
4 10 (6.94%) GIS
5 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 35 (24.31%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.78%) Finance
4 3 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (18.06%) Network Engineer
1 26 (18.06%) Software Engineer
2 24 (16.67%) Consultant
3 19 (13.19%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
5 17 (11.81%) Principal Software Engineer
6 14 (9.72%) Administrator
6 14 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Cisco Consultant
9 10 (6.94%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (6.25%) Analyst
11 8 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.92%) Java EE
1 33 (22.92%) STL
2 10 (6.94%) LAMP
3 2 (1.39%) Web Services
4 1 (0.69%) COM
4 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.53%) Cybercrime
2 13 (9.03%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.47%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.08%) iPad
6 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) CESG
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) SCADA
8 1 (0.69%) SecurID
8 1 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 61 (42.36%) Linux
2 52 (36.11%) Windows
3 34 (23.61%) Android
3 34 (23.61%) Apple iOS
4 28 (19.44%) Windows Server
5 25 (17.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (9.03%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.47%) CentOS
9 5 (3.47%) FreeNAS
10 4 (2.78%) Solaris
11 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.39%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.69%) Unix
12 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
1 40 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
2 33 (22.92%) Ethical Hacking
2 33 (22.92%) Mobile Development
2 33 (22.92%) Multithreading
2 33 (22.92%) Reverse Engineering
3 32 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 19 (13.19%) Coaching
5 15 (10.42%) Presales
6 12 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 11 (7.64%) Load Balancing
7 11 (7.64%) SIEM
8 8 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (4.86%) Information Security
9 7 (4.86%) ITIL
10 6 (4.17%) Network Architecture
10 6 (4.17%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.47%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.61%) C
2 33 (22.92%) C#
2 33 (22.92%) C++
2 33 (22.92%) Java
2 33 (22.92%) Objective-C
3 29 (20.14%) SQL
4 14 (9.72%) Python
5 10 (6.94%) Perl
6 8 (5.56%) PHP
7 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.78%) Ruby
8 4 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (33.33%) CCNA
3 39 (27.08%) CISSP
4 36 (25.00%) GIAC
5 34 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (23.61%) Security Cleared
6 33 (22.92%) Linux+ Certification
6 33 (22.92%) MCSE
6 33 (22.92%) SANS
6 33 (22.92%) SSCP
7 19 (13.19%) CCNP
8 16 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (7.64%) DV Cleared
10 9 (6.25%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.78%) HP ASE
11 4 (2.78%) HP MASE
12 3 (2.08%) CCDP
12 3 (2.08%) CISA
12 3 (2.08%) CISM
12 3 (2.08%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.50%) vSphere
3 17 (11.81%) Active Directory
4 15 (10.42%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.17%) XenApp
6 5 (3.47%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.78%) Snort
8 3 (2.08%) Postfix
8 3 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (11.11%) SCCM
2 9 (6.25%) SCOM
3 6 (4.17%) WSUS
4 3 (2.08%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (52.08%) Cisco
2 46 (31.94%) VMware
3 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 13 (9.03%) CheckPoint
6 12 (8.33%) HP
7 7 (4.86%) Dell
8 6 (4.17%) Citrix
8 6 (4.17%) Juniper
9 5 (3.47%) Apple
9 5 (3.47%) LogRhythm
9 5 (3.47%) Meraki
10 4 (2.78%) AppSense
10 4 (2.78%) ESRI
10 4 (2.78%) IronPort
10 4 (2.78%) ProCurve
10 4 (2.78%) Tripwire
11 3 (2.08%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.08%) LogLogic
11 3 (2.08%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent bens inc 10% pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford, London or Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago