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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 52 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 42 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.78% 3.07% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.38% 19.63% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 38
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,325 £30,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 163 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.31% 15.63% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 111 123 219
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 43 (60.56%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Cisco
3 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
4 22 (30.99%) LAN
4 22 (30.99%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (29.58%) WAN
6 20 (28.17%) ITIL
6 20 (28.17%) Hyper-V
7 17 (23.94%) Finance
7 17 (23.94%) CCNP
8 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (21.13%) SAN
9 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
9 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
9 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
10 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (18.31%) SQL
10 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
11 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
11 12 (16.90%) F5
12 11 (15.49%) VPN
12 11 (15.49%) Network Security
12 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.08%) CCNA
13 10 (14.08%) VMware
13 10 (14.08%) Juniper
14 9 (12.68%) Citrix
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
14 9 (12.68%) CCSA
14 9 (12.68%) CCSE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.41%) Liferay
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.41%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.99%) LAN
2 21 (29.58%) WAN
3 15 (21.13%) SAN
4 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.49%) VPN
5 11 (15.49%) Network Security
6 8 (11.27%) Wireless
6 8 (11.27%) DNS
7 7 (9.86%) SSL
8 5 (7.04%) Internet
8 5 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (5.63%) OSPF
9 4 (5.63%) BGP
9 4 (5.63%) TACACS
9 4 (5.63%) ADSL
9 4 (5.63%) DHCP
10 2 (2.82%) HTTP
10 2 (2.82%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Introscope
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) French Language
2 4 (5.63%) German Language
2 4 (5.63%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.63%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Network Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Architect
3 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Consultant
4 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Network Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.63%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) IT Support
6 4 (5.63%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.41%) COM
1 1 (1.41%) Middleware
1 1 (1.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Replication
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 5 (7.04%) EPoS
3 5 (7.04%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.63%) PKI
5 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.82%) FMCG
6 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) CCTV
7 1 (1.41%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 43 (60.56%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.86%) Linux
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.63%) UNIX
5 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.63%) Android
5 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.23%) AIX
6 3 (4.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.45%) Network Design
5 5 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.04%) Network Management
5 5 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.04%) OO
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.63%) Fault Management
7 3 (4.23%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.23%) Coaching
7 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.23%) Project Management
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.23%) Migration
7 3 (4.23%) Information Security
7 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Java
2 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.94%) CCNP
3 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
3 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
4 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (14.08%) CCNA
6 9 (12.68%) CCSA
6 9 (12.68%) CCSE
7 6 (8.45%) CCDP
8 4 (5.63%) MCSA
8 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.23%) MCDST
9 3 (4.23%) Degree
9 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.82%) CWNA
11 1 (1.41%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.41%) CCIE
11 1 (1.41%) MCP
11 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Hyper-V
2 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.04%) XenApp
3 5 (7.04%) XenDesktop
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (5.63%) UAG
4 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.82%) WSUS
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
3 2 (2.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.41%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Cisco
2 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.90%) F5
5 10 (14.08%) Juniper
5 10 (14.08%) VMware
6 9 (12.68%) Citrix
7 8 (11.27%) HP
7 8 (11.27%) Symantec
8 6 (8.45%) NetApp
9 5 (7.04%) IBM
9 5 (7.04%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.63%) Spiceworks
10 4 (5.63%) WatchGuard
10 4 (5.63%) Cognos
10 4 (5.63%) EMC
10 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.63%) Remedy
10 4 (5.63%) Websense
11 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
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