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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 47 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 71 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.06% 2.99% 4.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.32% 24.11% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 54 18 40
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +35.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
201 141 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.33% 12.38% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 140 89 119
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 93 (75.00%) Cisco
2 77 (62.10%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (60.48%) CCNP
4 66 (53.23%) LAN
5 50 (40.32%) WAN
6 48 (38.71%) CheckPoint
7 40 (32.26%) Juniper
8 36 (29.03%) Security Cleared
9 35 (28.23%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (28.23%) CCSA
10 32 (25.81%) Windows
10 32 (25.81%) F5
11 30 (24.19%) CCSE
11 30 (24.19%) CCNA
12 29 (23.39%) ITIL
12 29 (23.39%) Wireless
13 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
14 26 (20.97%) SLA
14 26 (20.97%) Data Centre
15 21 (16.94%) Change Management
15 21 (16.94%) Citrix
15 21 (16.94%) Nokia
15 21 (16.94%) SC Cleared
16 20 (16.13%) Incident Management
17 19 (15.32%) Finance
17 19 (15.32%) Active Directory
17 19 (15.32%) Blue Coat
18 18 (14.52%) e-Health
18 18 (14.52%) CA Spectrum
18 18 (14.52%) CA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (11.29%) MS Exchange
1 14 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.23%) IIS
5 4 (3.23%) Apache
5 4 (3.23%) nginx
6 3 (2.42%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MFGPRO
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.61%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) Office 365
2 5 (4.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (53.23%) LAN
2 50 (40.32%) WAN
3 35 (28.23%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (23.39%) Wireless
5 17 (13.71%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (12.90%) DSL
7 15 (12.10%) TACACS
8 12 (9.68%) Network Security
9 11 (8.87%) BGP
9 11 (8.87%) TCP/IP
10 10 (8.06%) VPN
10 10 (8.06%) OSPF
10 10 (8.06%) SAN
11 9 (7.26%) DNS
11 9 (7.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (7.26%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (6.45%) SNMP
13 7 (5.65%) DHCP
14 6 (4.84%) MPLS
15 4 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Redis
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.03%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (3.23%) Subversion
3 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (15.32%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Network Engineer
2 25 (20.16%) Analyst
3 21 (16.94%) Network Analyst
4 20 (16.13%) Support Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Network Support
7 11 (8.87%) Network Support Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (8.06%) Architect
9 8 (6.45%) Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Network Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Network Architect
11 5 (4.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 4 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
12 4 (3.23%) Systems Manager
12 4 (3.23%) Cisco Architect
12 4 (3.23%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) LAMP
2 3 (2.42%) EDI
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.52%) e-Health
3 11 (8.87%) Blackberry
4 9 (7.26%) Replication
5 7 (5.65%) Statistics
6 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.42%) CESG
7 3 (2.42%) FMCG
7 3 (2.42%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.42%) PKI
7 3 (2.42%) Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) IVR
9 1 (0.81%) BBC
9 1 (0.81%) CCTV
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Blog
9 1 (0.81%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.81%) Windows
2 12 (9.68%) Linux
2 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.87%) Android
4 10 (8.06%) Windows 8
5 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.42%) Solaris
8 2 (1.61%) AIX
9 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.39%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) Change Management
3 20 (16.13%) Incident Management
4 15 (12.10%) Load Balancing
5 13 (10.48%) Fault Management
5 13 (10.48%) Network Management
5 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.26%) Time Management
7 8 (6.45%) Cyber Security
8 6 (4.84%) Network Design
9 5 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.23%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.23%) Web Development
10 4 (3.23%) Supplier Management
11 3 (2.42%) Capacity Management
11 3 (2.42%) Change Control
11 3 (2.42%) Information Security
12 2 (1.61%) Workflow
12 2 (1.61%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.03%) Ruby
2 4 (3.23%) PHP
3 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) SQL
5 1 (0.81%) Python
5 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (62.10%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (60.48%) CCNP
3 36 (29.03%) Security Cleared
4 35 (28.23%) CCSA
5 30 (24.19%) CCSE
5 30 (24.19%) CCNA
6 21 (16.94%) SC Cleared
7 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (9.68%) MCSE
9 10 (8.06%) CCDP
10 8 (6.45%) JNCIA
11 5 (4.03%) CCIE
12 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.42%) Degree
13 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
13 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.42%) Firmware
4 2 (1.61%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 2 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.61%) UAG
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) CA Spectrum
2 12 (9.68%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.03%) Nagios
4 4 (3.23%) Puppet
4 4 (3.23%) Opsview
5 2 (1.61%) SCCM
5 2 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.81%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (75.00%) Cisco
2 48 (38.71%) CheckPoint
3 40 (32.26%) Juniper
4 32 (25.81%) F5
5 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 21 (16.94%) Citrix
6 21 (16.94%) Nokia
7 19 (15.32%) Blue Coat
8 18 (14.52%) CA
9 17 (13.71%) VMware
10 13 (10.48%) Computacenter
11 9 (7.26%) Avaya
11 9 (7.26%) HP
12 8 (6.45%) Fortinet
13 7 (5.65%) Pegasus
13 7 (5.65%) Apple
14 6 (4.84%) EMC
14 6 (4.84%) Brocade
15 5 (4.03%) Dell
16 4 (3.23%) Sun
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago