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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 11 31 12
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 11.74% 3.49% 11.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 54.39% 19.05% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 25
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,050 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
57 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.59% 18.34% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 67
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,600 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (55.10%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) TCP/IP
3 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (42.86%) Cisco
5 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 15 (30.61%) CCNP
8 14 (28.57%) LAN
8 14 (28.57%) VMware
9 13 (26.53%) DHCP
9 13 (26.53%) DNS
10 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.45%) WAN
11 11 (22.45%) CCIE
11 11 (22.45%) MCP
12 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
12 10 (20.41%) Network Security
13 9 (18.37%) F5
13 9 (18.37%) CCSE
13 9 (18.37%) Wireless
14 8 (16.33%) Citrix
14 8 (16.33%) VPN
14 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
14 8 (16.33%) Cisco PIX
14 8 (16.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (40.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.57%) LAN
3 13 (26.53%) DHCP
3 13 (26.53%) DNS
4 11 (22.45%) WAN
5 10 (20.41%) Network Security
6 9 (18.37%) Wireless
7 8 (16.33%) VPN
7 8 (16.33%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (16.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (14.29%) Telnet
9 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (8.16%) DMZ
9 4 (8.16%) Wireless Security
10 3 (6.12%) VLAN
11 2 (4.08%) SAN
11 2 (4.08%) WLAN
12 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MSI
General
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Support Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Security Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Technical Support
4 8 (16.33%) Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) IT Support
6 6 (12.24%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Network Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Applications Support
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Security Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) PACS
1 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (8.16%) Database Security
3 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.16%) Information Security
4 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.12%) Coaching
5 2 (4.08%) SIEM
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) Change Control
6 1 (2.04%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management
6 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (30.61%) CCNP
3 11 (22.45%) MCP
3 11 (22.45%) CCIE
4 9 (18.37%) CCSE
5 7 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (10.20%) VCP4
7 4 (8.16%) GIAC
7 4 (8.16%) CEH
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (8.16%) CISSP
7 4 (8.16%) MCSE
8 3 (6.12%) CCDA
8 3 (6.12%) CCDP
9 2 (4.08%) Degree
10 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) HL7
2 3 (6.12%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
5 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.12%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Cisco
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.37%) F5
6 8 (16.33%) Citrix
7 4 (8.16%) McAfee
8 2 (4.08%) Aruba
8 2 (4.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
9 1 (2.04%) Kaseya
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