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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 29 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.81% 3.64% 4.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.74% 15.38% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 10
Average salary £60,000 £22,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+166.66% -23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £17,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £27,900 £34,225
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
69 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 22.12% 23.64% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 44
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 June 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 28 (68.29%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco
3 19 (46.34%) CCNP
4 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
5 17 (41.46%) WAN
5 17 (41.46%) LAN
6 16 (39.02%) Network Security
7 15 (36.59%) DHCP
7 15 (36.59%) DNS
8 14 (34.15%) Windows
9 13 (31.71%) CheckPoint
9 13 (31.71%) Wireless
10 12 (29.27%) VPN
10 12 (29.27%) Information Security
10 12 (29.27%) CCSE
11 11 (26.83%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco PIX
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (26.83%) CISSP
11 11 (26.83%) CCIE
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (26.83%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (24.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (24.39%) Database Security
12 10 (24.39%) F5
12 10 (24.39%) DMZ
12 10 (24.39%) Wireless Security
12 10 (24.39%) CEH
12 10 (24.39%) GIAC

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
2 17 (41.46%) LAN
2 17 (41.46%) WAN
3 16 (39.02%) Network Security
4 15 (36.59%) DHCP
4 15 (36.59%) DNS
5 13 (31.71%) Wireless
6 12 (29.27%) VPN
7 11 (26.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (24.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (24.39%) Wireless Security
8 10 (24.39%) DMZ
9 4 (9.76%) Telnet
10 2 (4.88%) VoIP
11 1 (2.44%) SSL
11 1 (2.44%) SAN
11 1 (2.44%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MSI
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Security Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Consultant
2 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Support
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) PACS
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Information Security
2 11 (26.83%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (24.39%) Database Security
3 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) SIEM
5 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (4.88%) Data Privacy
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.44%) Matrix Management
9 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (46.34%) CCNP
3 12 (29.27%) CCSE
4 11 (26.83%) CCIE
4 11 (26.83%) CISSP
5 10 (24.39%) CEH
5 10 (24.39%) GIAC
6 9 (21.95%) Degree
7 6 (14.63%) MCP
8 5 (12.20%) CCNA
9 3 (7.32%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.44%) MCSE
11 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
11 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
11 1 (2.44%) JNCIP
11 1 (2.44%) JNCIE
11 1 (2.44%) MCTS
11 1 (2.44%) MCITP
11 1 (2.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) HL7
2 4 (9.76%) DICOM
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) CheckPoint
3 10 (24.39%) F5
4 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix
6 3 (7.32%) McAfee
7 2 (4.88%) Sourcefire
7 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
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