The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 52 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.78% 4.06% 8.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 15.53% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 30
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,550 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £94,750 £77,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firewall
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
220 103 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 40.74% 26.14% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 74
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Firewall
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) CISSP
4 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Logistics
5 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (21.43%) vSphere
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) CCNP
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.86%) XenApp
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.86%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (14.29%) CCSA
8 4 (14.29%) CCSE
8 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (14.29%) Computer Science

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Network Security
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) 3G
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) HTTP
4 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) IPsec
5 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) BGP
5 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Operations Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Security Manager
2 5 (17.86%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Security Operations Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Server Technician
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Head of IT Security
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Security
4 2 (7.14%) Head of IT
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (25.00%) Logistics
2 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (10.71%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) Information Management
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Online Security
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CISSP
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) CCSA
3 4 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (7.14%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) GIAC
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 2 (7.14%) Xen
8 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) Nokia
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) HP