The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 33 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.46% 7.18% 5.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.69% 22.81% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.08% 31.49% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Buckinghamshire

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 18 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (55.56%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Server
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (16.67%) WAN
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) VoIP
8 3 (16.67%) CCNA
8 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) XenApp

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) Broadband
6 1 (5.56%) ATM
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.56%) RIP
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) TACACS
6 1 (5.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) PACS
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Network Management
1 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Fault Management
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSP
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Server
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
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