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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 75 38
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -37
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 64 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.40% 2.05% 4.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.49% 15.00% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 15 44
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +35.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,825 £57,300 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
197 160 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.56% 13.68% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 147 120 158
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £62,500
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 29 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 77 (71.30%) Cisco
2 63 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (54.63%) CCNP
4 50 (46.30%) LAN
5 42 (38.89%) CheckPoint
6 36 (33.33%) Juniper
6 36 (33.33%) WAN
7 33 (30.56%) Windows
8 32 (29.63%) CCSA
8 32 (29.63%) Security Cleared
9 29 (26.85%) Wireless
9 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
10 27 (25.00%) F5
11 26 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (21.30%) CCSE
13 22 (20.37%) Data Centre
13 22 (20.37%) CCNA
14 21 (19.44%) SLA
15 20 (18.52%) CA
15 20 (18.52%) ITIL
15 20 (18.52%) CA Spectrum
15 20 (18.52%) e-Health
16 19 (17.59%) Active Directory
16 19 (17.59%) Wi-Fi
17 18 (16.67%) DSL
17 18 (16.67%) VMware
17 18 (16.67%) MS Exchange
17 18 (16.67%) Incident Management
17 18 (16.67%) SC Cleared
18 17 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.70%) Apache
5 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.70%) nginx
6 3 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.85%) IIS
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
3 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MFGPRO
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.85%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Office 365
2 6 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (46.30%) LAN
2 36 (33.33%) WAN
3 29 (26.85%) Wireless
4 26 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (17.59%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (16.67%) DSL
7 14 (12.96%) SAN
7 14 (12.96%) Network Security
8 12 (11.11%) VPN
9 11 (10.19%) TCP/IP
10 10 (9.26%) SNMP
10 10 (9.26%) DNS
10 10 (9.26%) TACACS
11 9 (8.33%) OSPF
11 9 (8.33%) BGP
11 9 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (7.41%) DHCP
13 5 (4.63%) SSL
13 5 (4.63%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) MySQL
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.63%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (3.70%) Subversion
3 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (30.56%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 16 (14.81%) Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) Network Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Architect
7 10 (9.26%) Network Support
8 9 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.41%) Network Consultant
9 8 (7.41%) Consultant
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Network Architect
10 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) Cisco Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Cisco Network Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Systems Manager
12 3 (2.78%) Security Consultant
12 3 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) LAMP
2 3 (2.78%) EDI
3 2 (1.85%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 20 (18.52%) e-Health
3 11 (10.19%) Blackberry
4 10 (9.26%) Replication
5 7 (6.48%) Statistics
6 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.78%) PKI
8 3 (2.78%) Clustering
8 3 (2.78%) FMCG
8 3 (2.78%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.85%) IVR
9 2 (1.85%) CESG
10 1 (0.93%) CCTV
10 1 (0.93%) BBC
10 1 (0.93%) NHS
10 1 (0.93%) Telematics
10 1 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.56%) Windows
2 14 (12.96%) Linux
2 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.19%) Android
5 10 (9.26%) Windows 8
6 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.48%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.78%) Solaris
9 2 (1.85%) AIX
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) ITIL
2 18 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 15 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 14 (12.96%) Change Management
5 10 (9.26%) Fault Management
5 10 (9.26%) Network Management
5 10 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.33%) Time Management
7 8 (7.41%) Cyber Security
8 6 (5.56%) Network Design
9 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.63%) Web Development
9 5 (4.63%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.78%) TOGAF
11 3 (2.78%) Information Security
11 3 (2.78%) Change Control
12 2 (1.85%) Open Source
12 2 (1.85%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.56%) Ruby
2 4 (3.70%) PHP
2 4 (3.70%) SQL
3 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 63 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (54.63%) CCNP
3 32 (29.63%) CCSA
3 32 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 23 (21.30%) CCSE
5 22 (20.37%) CCNA
6 18 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 10 (9.26%) JNCIA
8 9 (8.33%) MCSE
8 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (7.41%) CCDP
10 5 (4.63%) CCIE
10 5 (4.63%) Degree
11 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.85%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (17.59%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (1.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (18.52%) CA Spectrum
2 12 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (5.56%) Nagios
3 6 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.63%) Opsview
4 5 (4.63%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (4.63%) Puppet
5 3 (2.78%) SCCM
6 2 (1.85%) WSUS
7 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (71.30%) Cisco
2 42 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 36 (33.33%) Juniper
4 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
5 27 (25.00%) F5
6 20 (18.52%) CA
7 18 (16.67%) VMware
8 16 (14.81%) Nokia
8 16 (14.81%) HP
9 15 (13.89%) Citrix
10 14 (12.96%) Blue Coat
11 10 (9.26%) Computacenter
12 9 (8.33%) Avaya
13 8 (7.41%) Fortinet
14 7 (6.48%) 3PAR
14 7 (6.48%) Pegasus
14 7 (6.48%) Apple
15 6 (5.56%) Brocade
15 6 (5.56%) EMC
15 6 (5.56%) McAfee
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