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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 66 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.74% 4.17% 4.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.31% 29.01% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 31
Average salary £47,750 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.53% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
130 131 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.29% 14.38% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 142
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £80,000
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 18 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 27 (49.09%) Windows
3 23 (41.82%) ITIL
4 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
5 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
6 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
7 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
7 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
7 13 (23.64%) LAN
8 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
8 12 (21.82%) WAN
8 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (21.82%) CheckPoint
8 12 (21.82%) VMware
9 11 (20.00%) CCNP
9 11 (20.00%) DNS
9 11 (20.00%) Network Security
10 10 (18.18%) F5
10 10 (18.18%) CCNA
10 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (16.36%) Finance
11 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.36%) HP
11 9 (16.36%) SQL
12 8 (14.55%) Linux
12 8 (14.55%) Juniper
12 8 (14.55%) SAN
12 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.55%) Wireless
12 8 (14.55%) Symantec

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.82%) Liferay
6 1 (1.82%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) LAN
2 12 (21.82%) WAN
3 11 (20.00%) DNS
3 11 (20.00%) Network Security
4 8 (14.55%) SAN
4 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
4 8 (14.55%) Wireless
4 8 (14.55%) MPLS
5 7 (12.73%) Internet
5 7 (12.73%) VPN
5 7 (12.73%) DHCP
6 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.27%) ADSL
7 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.27%) BIG-IP
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.45%) Unified Communications
8 3 (5.45%) SSL
9 2 (3.64%) IPsec
9 2 (3.64%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) Introscope
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Architect
2 9 (16.36%) Network Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Network Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Network Architect
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Network Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) COM
2 1 (1.82%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.09%) EPoS
3 4 (7.27%) CCTV
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) SecurID
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) UNIX
5 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.27%) Android
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.45%) AIX
6 3 (5.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (12.73%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) Information Security
3 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
3 6 (10.91%) Network Design
3 6 (10.91%) Security Architecture
4 5 (9.09%) Change Control
4 5 (9.09%) SABSA
4 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Network Management
6 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.64%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (29.09%) SC Cleared
3 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (20.00%) CCNP
5 10 (18.18%) CCNA
6 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (9.09%) MCSA
8 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (5.45%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (5.45%) MCSE
10 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.64%) CCDP
10 2 (3.64%) CCSA
10 2 (3.64%) CCSE
10 2 (3.64%) Degree
11 1 (1.82%) MCITP
11 1 (1.82%) MCDST
11 1 (1.82%) MCTS
11 1 (1.82%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.91%) XenApp
2 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
3 5 (9.09%) UAG
4 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.27%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (5.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) WSUS
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
1 3 (5.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.82%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) CheckPoint
3 12 (21.82%) VMware
4 10 (18.18%) F5
5 9 (16.36%) HP
6 8 (14.55%) Juniper
6 8 (14.55%) Symantec
7 7 (12.73%) NetApp
8 6 (10.91%) Citrix
8 6 (10.91%) IBM
9 5 (9.09%) EMC
10 4 (7.27%) Cognos
10 4 (7.27%) Websense
10 4 (7.27%) Remedy
10 4 (7.27%) WatchGuard
10 4 (7.27%) Spiceworks
11 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
11 3 (5.45%) Brocade
12 2 (3.64%) Dell
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