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 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 56 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.09% 2.90% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.91% 18.75% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 41
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £39,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £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
138 160 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.92% 15.46% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 119 220
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,400 £60,000
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 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (64.79%) Windows
2 38 (53.52%) Cisco
3 31 (43.66%) Microsoft
4 27 (38.03%) WAN
5 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (35.21%) LAN
7 21 (29.58%) ITIL
8 19 (26.76%) CCNP
9 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
10 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
11 15 (21.13%) Finance
12 14 (19.72%) VMware
12 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (19.72%) HP
12 14 (19.72%) SAN
13 13 (18.31%) CCNA
14 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
15 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
15 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (15.49%) SQL
16 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.08%) VPN
16 10 (14.08%) Juniper
16 10 (14.08%) Network Security
16 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
16 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
17 9 (12.68%) CCSE
17 9 (12.68%) Citrix
17 9 (12.68%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.03%) WAN
2 25 (35.21%) LAN
3 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
4 14 (19.72%) SAN
5 10 (14.08%) VPN
5 10 (14.08%) Network Security
6 9 (12.68%) SSL
7 8 (11.27%) Wireless
8 7 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (8.45%) DNS
9 6 (8.45%) OSPF
9 6 (8.45%) BGP
10 4 (5.63%) 802.11
10 4 (5.63%) DHCP
10 4 (5.63%) MPLS
10 4 (5.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (4.23%) Internet
11 3 (4.23%) VoIP
11 3 (4.23%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) 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 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Network Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Voice Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Data Centre Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Middleware
1 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.41%) COM
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) EqualLogic
2 5 (7.04%) Clustering
2 5 (7.04%) Replication
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.82%) EPoS
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) CCTV
5 1 (1.41%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 46 (64.79%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (11.27%) Linux
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.23%) AIX
5 3 (4.23%) Solaris
5 3 (4.23%) UNIX
6 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.82%) Android
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) ITIL
2 8 (11.27%) Incident Management
2 8 (11.27%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (9.86%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.04%) Network Management
4 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.04%) OO
4 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.63%) TOGAF
5 4 (5.63%) Fault Management
5 4 (5.63%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.23%) Coaching
6 3 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.23%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.23%) Network Design
6 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.63%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (26.76%) CCNP
3 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (18.31%) CCNA
5 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
5 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
6 9 (12.68%) CCSE
6 9 (12.68%) CCSA
7 6 (8.45%) CCDP
8 5 (7.04%) Degree
9 4 (5.63%) CWNA
9 4 (5.63%) MCSA
9 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
10 3 (4.23%) MCDST
11 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.41%) CISSP
12 1 (1.41%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Hyper-V
2 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.04%) XenApp
4 5 (7.04%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.63%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (5.63%) UAG
6 3 (4.23%) vSphere
7 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.41%) Cacti
3 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Cisco
2 31 (43.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 14 (19.72%) HP
4 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
5 10 (14.08%) Juniper
6 9 (12.68%) Citrix
7 8 (11.27%) F5
8 6 (8.45%) Symantec
9 5 (7.04%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.63%) Websense
10 4 (5.63%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.63%) Remedy
10 4 (5.63%) NetApp
10 4 (5.63%) IBM
10 4 (5.63%) EMC
11 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.23%) Brocade
12 2 (2.82%) Cognos
12 2 (2.82%) Nokia
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