The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 35 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.53% 0.48% 7.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.52% 1.35% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 25
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £23,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 74 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 31.23% 35.24% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 81
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Firewall
Berkshire

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 24 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (74.19%) Windows
2 40 (64.52%) SQL
3 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
4 30 (48.39%) SIEM
5 25 (40.32%) Regular Expression
6 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
7 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
8 21 (33.87%) Linux
8 21 (33.87%) CISSP
9 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (32.26%) UNIX
9 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
10 19 (30.65%) Project Management
11 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
11 18 (29.03%) MCSE
12 17 (27.42%) TCP/IP
13 16 (25.81%) CISA
13 16 (25.81%) MCITP
13 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 16 (25.81%) GPG13
13 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
14 15 (24.19%) VMware
14 15 (24.19%) XML
14 15 (24.19%) Java
15 14 (22.58%) HTML
15 14 (22.58%) Protective Monitoring
15 14 (22.58%) Network Security
15 14 (22.58%) Cyber Security
15 14 (22.58%) PCI DSS
16 12 (19.35%) DV Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) TCP/IP
2 14 (22.58%) Network Security
3 9 (14.52%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) HTTP
4 4 (6.45%) DNS
5 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.23%) Broadband
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.61%) VLAN
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.61%) LAN
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) WAN
7 1 (1.61%) DHCP
7 1 (1.61%) SAN
7 1 (1.61%) 802.11
7 1 (1.61%) BGP
7 1 (1.61%) DMZ
7 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 4 (6.45%) French Language
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Consultant
2 13 (20.97%) Junior
3 11 (17.74%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Security Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Support Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) IT Security Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Support Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) IT Support
9 3 (4.84%) Junior Support Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) Regular Expression
2 15 (24.19%) XML
3 14 (22.58%) HTML
4 8 (12.90%) XSLT
5 6 (9.68%) Web Services
6 4 (6.45%) .NET
6 4 (6.45%) Spring
6 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.23%) ODBC
8 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) Open Source
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
5 1 (1.61%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 46 (74.19%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Linux
3 20 (32.26%) UNIX
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) SIEM
2 19 (30.65%) Project Management
3 14 (22.58%) Protective Monitoring
3 14 (22.58%) Cyber Security
4 10 (16.13%) Information Security
4 10 (16.13%) Content Management
5 5 (8.06%) Information Management
5 5 (8.06%) Process Management
6 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL
8 2 (3.23%) Migration
8 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.23%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.23%) Network Management
8 2 (3.23%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.61%) Analytics
9 1 (1.61%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.61%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) PHP
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 21 (33.87%) CISSP
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
4 18 (29.03%) MCSE
5 16 (25.81%) CISA
5 16 (25.81%) MCITP
6 12 (19.35%) DV Cleared
7 11 (17.74%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.61%) CCIE
10 1 (1.61%) CCNP
10 1 (1.61%) CCNA
10 1 (1.61%) ISEB
10 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (25.81%) GPG13
2 14 (22.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) vSphere
3 9 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.45%) Xen
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.61%) KVM
8 1 (1.61%) vCloud
8 1 (1.61%) XenApp
8 1 (1.61%) XenServer
8 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) WSUS
2 1 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
2 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) VMware
2 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) Juniper
6 4 (6.45%) Sun
6 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec