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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 36 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.05% 5.13% 4.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.04% 16.00% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 15
Average salary £29,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,875 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,450 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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 75 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.76% 32.05% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 63 88
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
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 16 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 4 (25.00%) SLA
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
8 3 (18.75%) CCIE
8 3 (18.75%) CCNP
8 3 (18.75%) CCNA
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) BGP
9 2 (12.50%) TACACS
9 2 (12.50%) OSPF

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 2 (12.50%) TACACS
4 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (12.50%) ATM
4 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
4 2 (12.50%) xDSL
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) SNMP
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) French Language
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Network Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCDA
3 1 (6.25%) CCDP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
1 1 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago