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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 60 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 44 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.19% 2.30% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.46% 15.46% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 34
Average salary £40,750 £41,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
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
205 194 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.87% 14.88% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 158 150 156
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 47 (62.67%) Cisco
2 41 (54.67%) Windows
3 39 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (44.00%) CCNP
4 33 (44.00%) LAN
5 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
6 26 (34.67%) WAN
7 25 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 22 (29.33%) Juniper
9 21 (28.00%) HP
9 21 (28.00%) CCSA
10 19 (25.33%) Wireless
11 18 (24.00%) VMware
12 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
12 17 (22.67%) ITIL
13 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
13 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (20.00%) Linux
14 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 14 (18.67%) CCNA
15 14 (18.67%) SAN
16 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
16 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (16.00%) CA Spectrum
17 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (16.00%) Network Security
17 12 (16.00%) DSL
17 12 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
17 12 (16.00%) CCSE
17 12 (16.00%) e-Health

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.00%) IIS
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.00%) nginx
6 3 (4.00%) Apache
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MFGPRO
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
1 5 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.00%) LAN
2 26 (34.67%) WAN
3 19 (25.33%) Wireless
4 14 (18.67%) SAN
5 12 (16.00%) Network Security
5 12 (16.00%) DSL
5 12 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (14.67%) DNS
7 10 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (13.33%) VPN
7 10 (13.33%) DHCP
8 8 (10.67%) SSL
9 6 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (8.00%) BGP
9 6 (8.00%) 802.11
9 6 (8.00%) OSPF
10 5 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (6.67%) SNMP
11 4 (5.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Network Support
6 6 (8.00%) Network Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Support Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Architect
8 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Network Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) LAMP
2 2 (2.67%) EDI
3 1 (1.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) e-Health
2 9 (12.00%) Replication
3 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.67%) Clustering
6 4 (5.33%) PKI
6 4 (5.33%) EqualLogic
7 3 (4.00%) Statistics
8 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.67%) NHS
8 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.67%) FMCG
8 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.33%) Open Source
9 1 (1.33%) Telematics
9 1 (1.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Windows
2 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.00%) Linux
4 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.67%) Android
7 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (8.00%) Fault Management
3 6 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (6.67%) Time Management
4 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.67%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (5.33%) OO
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (5.33%) Web Development
5 4 (5.33%) Network Management
5 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Ruby
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) Java
3 3 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (44.00%) CCNP
3 21 (28.00%) CCSA
4 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
5 14 (18.67%) CCNA
6 12 (16.00%) CCSE
7 11 (14.67%) JNCIA
8 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (10.67%) Degree
10 6 (8.00%) CWNA
11 5 (6.67%) MCSE
12 4 (5.33%) CCDP
13 2 (2.67%) MCSA
13 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 2 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.67%) UAG
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) CA Spectrum
2 9 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (6.67%) Nagios
4 4 (5.33%) Puppet
4 4 (5.33%) Opsview
5 2 (2.67%) SCCM
5 2 (2.67%) WSUS
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.33%) Cacti
6 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (62.67%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 22 (29.33%) Juniper
5 21 (28.00%) HP
6 18 (24.00%) VMware
7 12 (16.00%) CA
8 11 (14.67%) Citrix
9 9 (12.00%) F5
10 8 (10.67%) Blue Coat
11 6 (8.00%) McAfee
11 6 (8.00%) Nokia
11 6 (8.00%) 3PAR
12 4 (5.33%) Remedy
12 4 (5.33%) SonicWALL
13 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
13 3 (4.00%) Brocade
13 3 (4.00%) EMC
13 3 (4.00%) Avaya
13 3 (4.00%) Pegasus
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