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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 10 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 11.76% - 11.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% - 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
36 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 42.35% 18.18% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) F5
5 8 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (66.67%) CCIE
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 8 (66.67%) CCSE
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
8 2 (16.67%) Open Source
8 2 (16.67%) SaaS
8 2 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (16.67%) IaaS
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (16.67%) CTI
8 2 (16.67%) MPLS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 8 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (16.67%) CTI
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) RTP
4 2 (16.67%) SS7
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Erlang
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCIE
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Zenoss
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) F5
4 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat