The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.67% 3.90% 7.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.98% 16.98% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 13
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,700 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
Firewall
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 53 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 19.67% 22.94% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 52
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Firewall
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the High Wycombe region.

Firewall Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Firewall
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 27 (51.92%) Windows
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (46.15%) Cisco
4 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.77%) CCNP
6 14 (26.92%) DNS
6 14 (26.92%) LAN
6 14 (26.92%) DHCP
6 14 (26.92%) VMware
7 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 12 (23.08%) WAN
7 12 (23.08%) MCP
7 12 (23.08%) CCIE
7 12 (23.08%) CCSE
7 12 (23.08%) Network Security
7 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (19.23%) F5
8 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (19.23%) Citrix
8 10 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (17.31%) Wireless
10 8 (15.38%) Telnet
10 8 (15.38%) SLA
10 8 (15.38%) CCNA
10 8 (15.38%) ITIL
10 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 20 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (26.92%) DNS
2 14 (26.92%) LAN
2 14 (26.92%) DHCP
3 12 (23.08%) WAN
3 12 (23.08%) Network Security
4 10 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (17.31%) Wireless
6 8 (15.38%) Telnet
7 7 (13.46%) VPN
8 5 (9.62%) DMZ
8 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (9.62%) Wireless Security
9 2 (3.85%) VoIP
9 2 (3.85%) WLAN
10 1 (1.92%) SAN
10 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Security Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) IT Support
5 7 (13.46%) Network Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Cisco Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Security Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
7 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.62%) PACS
1 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL
1 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.54%) Information Security
3 5 (9.62%) Database Security
3 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.69%) Coaching
4 4 (7.69%) SIEM
5 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Information Security Management
6 1 (1.92%) Security Management
6 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.92%) BCP
6 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (30.77%) CCNP
3 12 (23.08%) MCP
3 12 (23.08%) CCIE
3 12 (23.08%) CCSE
4 8 (15.38%) CCNA
5 6 (11.54%) CISSP
6 5 (9.62%) CEH
6 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 5 (9.62%) GIAC
7 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.69%) MCSE
8 3 (5.77%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.85%) CCDA
9 2 (3.85%) CCDP
10 1 (1.92%) CISA
10 1 (1.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) HL7
2 5 (9.62%) DICOM
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Cisco
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.92%) VMware
4 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 10 (19.23%) Citrix
5 10 (19.23%) F5
6 4 (7.69%) McAfee
7 2 (3.85%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.85%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.85%) Aruba
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Atech Support
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
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Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 10 days ago