The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 9 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 70 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 18.09% 4.82% 5.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.36% 16.38% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 17
Average salary £38,500 £46,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.30% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 116 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 35.92% 29.44% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 97 84 55
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £45,000 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newbury region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newbury

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 52 (52.53%) Windows
2 48 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.37%) Active Directory
4 36 (36.36%) Cisco
5 32 (32.32%) VMware
6 28 (28.28%) DNS
6 28 (28.28%) MS Office
7 26 (26.26%) VPN
8 25 (25.25%) Hyper-V
9 23 (23.23%) SQL
10 22 (22.22%) ITIL
10 22 (22.22%) CISSP
11 21 (21.21%) DHCP
12 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (20.20%) CCNA
13 18 (18.18%) Network Security
13 18 (18.18%) CISM
14 16 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (16.16%) SAN
14 16 (16.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 16 (16.16%) LAN
14 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
14 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
15 15 (15.15%) WAN
15 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
16 14 (14.14%) Finance
16 14 (14.14%) CCNP
17 13 (13.13%) NAS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 16 (16.16%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.13%) Lync
3 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (28.28%) MS Office
2 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 28 (28.28%) DNS
3 26 (26.26%) VPN
4 21 (21.21%) DHCP
5 18 (18.18%) Network Security
6 16 (16.16%) LAN
6 16 (16.16%) SAN
7 15 (15.15%) WAN
8 13 (13.13%) NAS
9 10 (10.10%) Wireless
10 9 (9.09%) VoIP
11 6 (6.06%) iSCSI
11 6 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.03%) MPLS
13 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (2.02%) Cisco PIX
14 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
14 1 (1.01%) 4G
14 1 (1.01%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.14%) Finance
3 10 (10.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (19.19%) Consultant
1 19 (19.19%) Network Engineer
1 19 (19.19%) Support Technician
1 19 (19.19%) Help Desk Support
1 19 (19.19%) Help Desk Technician
1 19 (19.19%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 18 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Security Consultant
4 10 (10.10%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.10%) IT Support
5 8 (8.08%) Security Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Network Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) IT Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.06%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.04%) PMI
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (52.53%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Linux
2 10 (10.10%) UNIX
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) ITIL
2 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
2 12 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (12.12%) Security Architecture
3 11 (11.11%) Project Management
4 9 (9.09%) Network Design
4 9 (9.09%) SIEM
5 8 (8.08%) Information Security
5 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.08%) Security Management
5 8 (8.08%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.07%) Project Governance
6 7 (7.07%) Database Security
7 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.04%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.04%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) SQL
2 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) CISSP
2 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (20.20%) CCNA
3 18 (18.18%) CISM
4 14 (14.14%) CCNP
5 7 (7.07%) Degree
5 7 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.04%) PMP
6 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.04%) CISA
6 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.04%) MCSA
6 4 (4.04%) PCI QSA
7 3 (3.03%) MCDST
7 3 (3.03%) MCP
7 3 (3.03%) MCSE
7 3 (3.03%) CCDA
8 1 (1.01%) CCDP
8 1 (1.01%) CCIE
8 1 (1.01%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 16 (16.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.08%) SLA
4 7 (7.07%) QA
5 4 (4.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (37.37%) Active Directory
2 25 (25.25%) Hyper-V
3 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.08%) vSphere
5 6 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.02%) XenApp
6 2 (2.02%) XenServer
6 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) ARCserve
1 6 (6.06%) Backup Exec
1 6 (6.06%) SCCM
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 36 (36.36%) Cisco
3 32 (32.32%) VMware
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix
5 11 (11.11%) HP
6 9 (9.09%) Juniper
6 9 (9.09%) Oracle
7 8 (8.08%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.08%) Sophos
8 7 (7.07%) Remedy
8 7 (7.07%) BMC
8 7 (7.07%) Dell
9 6 (6.06%) Veeam
10 3 (3.03%) Kaseya
10 3 (3.03%) Apple
10 3 (3.03%) Symantec
11 2 (2.02%) EMC
11 2 (2.02%) NetApp
12 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.01%) Sourcefire
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