The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 3 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 20.00% 0.95% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.33% 3.70% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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 Marlow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 34.29% 25.71% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 5
Average salary £45,000 £22,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -57.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Marlow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (66.67%) F5
3 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
3 12 (66.67%) Network Security
4 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) CCIE
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) CCSE
5 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) BGP
8 5 (27.78%) VPLS
9 4 (22.22%) VLAN
9 4 (22.22%) MPLS
10 3 (16.67%) CCNP
10 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
10 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (11.11%) IaaS
11 2 (11.11%) DevOps
11 2 (11.11%) OpenUP
11 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
11 2 (11.11%) Open Source

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
2 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (27.78%) BGP
3 5 (27.78%) VPLS
4 4 (22.22%) VLAN
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
5 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (11.11%) RTP
6 2 (11.11%) SS7
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) CTI
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) ADSL
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Network Security Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Security Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Security Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Principal Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) IVR
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) OpenUP
2 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCIE
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCSE
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 12 (66.67%) F5
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) BT
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix