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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 65 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.74% 2.44% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.14% 15.91% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 31
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 £32,000 £39,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £43,500 £52,500
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
144 176 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.60% 15.33% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 113 128 180
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 4 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 45 (66.18%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Cisco
3 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 30 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (41.18%) WAN
5 25 (36.76%) LAN
6 22 (32.35%) CCNP
7 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (25.00%) HP
9 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
10 15 (22.06%) CCNA
10 15 (22.06%) ITIL
11 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
11 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (20.59%) SAN
11 14 (20.59%) VMware
12 12 (17.65%) CheckPoint
12 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
12 12 (17.65%) VPN
13 11 (16.18%) CCSA
13 11 (16.18%) Network Security
14 10 (14.71%) Finance
14 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
15 9 (13.24%) Linux
15 9 (13.24%) SQL
15 9 (13.24%) Wireless
15 9 (13.24%) CCSE
15 9 (13.24%) Network Monitoring

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) WAN
2 25 (36.76%) LAN
3 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.59%) SAN
4 12 (17.65%) VPN
5 11 (16.18%) Network Security
6 9 (13.24%) Wireless
7 8 (11.76%) DNS
7 8 (11.76%) SSL
8 7 (10.29%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (8.82%) DHCP
9 6 (8.82%) 802.11
9 6 (8.82%) BGP
9 6 (8.82%) OSPF
10 4 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.88%) IPsec
10 4 (5.88%) MPLS
11 3 (4.41%) Internet
11 3 (4.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) French Language
2 4 (5.88%) German Language
2 4 (5.88%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Support Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Data Centre Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Data Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Network Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) Replication
4 4 (5.88%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.88%) PKI
5 2 (2.94%) FMCG
5 2 (2.94%) e-Health
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) CESG
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (66.18%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.24%) Linux
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.47%) AIX
7 1 (1.47%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
4 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.35%) OO
5 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.88%) Network Management
6 4 (5.88%) Fault Management
6 4 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.41%) Coaching
7 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Line Management
8 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (32.35%) CCNP
3 15 (22.06%) CCNA
4 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (16.18%) CCSA
6 9 (13.24%) CCSE
7 7 (10.29%) Degree
8 6 (8.82%) CWNA
8 6 (8.82%) CCDP
9 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
10 4 (5.88%) JNCIA
11 3 (4.41%) MCSA
11 3 (4.41%) MCDST
11 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.94%) MCSE
12 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.47%) CISSP
13 1 (1.47%) MCP
13 1 (1.47%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
1 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (4.41%) UAG
4 3 (4.41%) XenApp
4 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.41%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.47%) Nagios
4 1 (1.47%) Opsview
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
4 1 (1.47%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.47%) Cacti
Vendors
1 36 (52.94%) Cisco
2 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 17 (25.00%) HP
4 14 (20.59%) VMware
5 12 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.76%) Juniper
7 7 (10.29%) Citrix
8 5 (7.35%) SonicWALL
8 5 (7.35%) F5
9 4 (5.88%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.88%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.41%) Symantec
10 3 (4.41%) Remedy
10 3 (4.41%) McAfee
10 3 (4.41%) Websense
11 2 (2.94%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.94%) CA
11 2 (2.94%) Nokia
12 1 (1.47%) EMC
12 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, UK
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Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 9 days ago