The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 183 204 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.16% 9.12% 6.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.60% 33.55% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 131 151 104
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
500 608 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.75% 27.18% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 374 381 407
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Firewall
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Reading

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Reading

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 238 (53.24%) Cisco
2 201 (44.97%) Linux
3 189 (42.28%) CheckPoint
4 180 (40.27%) Windows
5 167 (37.36%) TCP/IP
6 157 (35.12%) Cisco Certification
6 157 (35.12%) F5
7 138 (30.87%) Juniper
8 135 (30.20%) CCNP
9 114 (25.50%) Unix
10 103 (23.04%) VPN
11 96 (21.48%) Data Centre
12 86 (19.24%) Palo Alto
13 84 (18.79%) WAN
13 84 (18.79%) Cisco ASA
14 83 (18.57%) MPLS
14 83 (18.57%) VMware
15 81 (18.12%) Wireless
15 81 (18.12%) BGP
16 79 (17.67%) ITIL
17 77 (17.23%) CCNA
17 77 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
18 76 (17.00%) Network Security
19 75 (16.78%) SAN
20 67 (14.99%) SQL Server
21 66 (14.77%) Red Hat
22 65 (14.54%) Perl
23 64 (14.32%) Cisco Nexus
24 63 (14.09%) SaaS
25 62 (13.87%) Amazon AWS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (13.20%) Apache
1 59 (13.20%) JBoss
2 53 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 49 (10.96%) WebSphere
4 42 (9.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 39 (8.72%) WebLogic
6 37 (8.28%) BizTalk Server
7 25 (5.59%) IIS
8 23 (5.15%) OpenStack
9 14 (3.13%) MS Exchange
9 14 (3.13%) nginx
10 5 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.12%) IBM Domino
11 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.67%) SAS
12 3 (0.67%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 63 (14.09%) SaaS
2 62 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.91%) Office 365
5 5 (1.12%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (37.36%) TCP/IP
2 103 (23.04%) VPN
3 84 (18.79%) Cisco ASA
3 84 (18.79%) WAN
4 83 (18.57%) MPLS
5 81 (18.12%) BGP
5 81 (18.12%) Wireless
6 76 (17.00%) Network Security
7 75 (16.78%) SAN
8 64 (14.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 62 (13.87%) DNS
10 56 (12.53%) HTTP
11 54 (12.08%) OSPF
12 47 (10.51%) VoIP
13 46 (10.29%) LAN
13 46 (10.29%) LDAP
13 46 (10.29%) NAS
14 43 (9.62%) BIG-IP
15 40 (8.95%) SSL
16 31 (6.94%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.41%) MySQL
3 42 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 40 (8.95%) RDBMS
5 17 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.67%) Big Data
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.57%) Burp Suite
2 7 (1.57%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 50 (11.19%) German Language
2 42 (9.40%) Finance
3 31 (6.94%) French Language
4 22 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.79%) Retail
6 4 (0.89%) Back Office
7 3 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 154 (34.45%) Network Engineer
2 93 (20.81%) Support Engineer
3 81 (18.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 79 (17.67%) Security Engineer
5 74 (16.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 57 (12.75%) Senior Network Engineer
7 55 (12.30%) Linux Engineer
8 47 (10.51%) Consultant
9 46 (10.29%) Juniper Engineer
10 43 (9.62%) Linux Support
11 40 (8.95%) Analyst
12 39 (8.72%) Applications Support
13 36 (8.05%) Network Support
13 36 (8.05%) Network Support Engineer
14 32 (7.16%) Network Security Engineer
15 31 (6.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 31 (6.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
16 30 (6.71%) Web Applications Support
17 29 (6.49%) Senior Network Support
17 29 (6.49%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.53%) Web Services
2 37 (8.28%) LAMP
3 34 (7.61%) .NET
4 15 (3.36%) Middleware
5 13 (2.91%) 802.1X
6 6 (1.34%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.12%) HTML
8 4 (0.89%) CSS
9 3 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.22%) CGI
10 1 (0.22%) POSIX
10 1 (0.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 96 (21.48%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.03%) Private Cloud
4 18 (4.03%) Virtual Team
5 17 (3.80%) Replication
6 16 (3.58%) Clustering
7 14 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 12 (2.68%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.79%) EMC VNX
9 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.79%) PKI
10 7 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.57%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.12%) Statistics
13 4 (0.89%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.89%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 201 (44.97%) Linux
2 180 (40.27%) Windows
3 114 (25.50%) Unix
4 77 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (11.63%) Solaris
6 46 (10.29%) Windows 2000
6 46 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (9.40%) Windows Server
9 22 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (2.46%) CentOS
11 9 (2.01%) Windows 10
11 9 (2.01%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.34%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.67%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.22%) Android
15 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (17.67%) ITIL
2 42 (9.40%) Presales
3 40 (8.95%) Network Monitoring
3 40 (8.95%) Web Operations
4 38 (8.50%) Network Design
5 33 (7.38%) Information Security
6 31 (6.94%) Migration
7 28 (6.26%) Load Balancing
7 28 (6.26%) Network Planning
8 26 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (5.82%) SIEM
9 23 (5.15%) Service Delivery
10 22 (4.92%) Network Architecture
11 20 (4.47%) DevOps
12 19 (4.25%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (4.03%) Project Management
14 16 (3.58%) Fault Management
14 16 (3.58%) Incident Management
14 16 (3.58%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (3.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.54%) Perl
2 55 (12.30%) PowerShell
3 29 (6.49%) Bash Shell
4 26 (5.82%) Python
4 26 (5.82%) SQL
5 22 (4.92%) Ruby
6 14 (3.13%) C
7 11 (2.46%) Java
7 11 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.79%) PHP
9 6 (1.34%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.22%) C++
11 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 157 (35.12%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (30.20%) CCNP
3 77 (17.23%) CCNA
4 58 (12.98%) CCIE
5 32 (7.16%) Degree
6 25 (5.59%) CCIP
6 25 (5.59%) CISSP
7 24 (5.37%) CCSP
8 23 (5.15%) SC Cleared
8 23 (5.15%) Security Cleared
9 22 (4.92%) CCSA
10 17 (3.80%) CEH
11 9 (2.01%) CCSE
11 9 (2.01%) CISM
12 7 (1.57%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (1.57%) CREST Certified
12 7 (1.57%) JNCIP
12 7 (1.57%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.05%) SLA
2 8 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.79%) QA
3 6 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.67%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (9.17%) Oracle RAC
3 33 (7.38%) Active Directory
4 24 (5.37%) Hyper-V
5 21 (4.70%) vSphere
6 14 (3.13%) Docker
7 10 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.01%) Firmware
9 8 (1.79%) DFS Replication
9 8 (1.79%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.57%) XenServer
11 4 (0.89%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.89%) XenApp
12 3 (0.67%) Snort
13 2 (0.45%) NDS
13 2 (0.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 2 (0.45%) NFS
13 2 (0.45%) Squid
13 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (9.40%) Puppet
2 37 (8.28%) OpenAM
3 18 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.58%) SCCM
5 12 (2.68%) Nmap
5 12 (2.68%) WSUS
6 11 (2.46%) Backup Exec
7 10 (2.24%) Nessus
8 9 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (1.79%) Nagios
9 8 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 7 (1.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (1.34%) Cacti
11 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (1.34%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.89%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.89%) SCDPM
12 4 (0.89%) SCOM
12 4 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 238 (53.24%) Cisco
2 189 (42.28%) CheckPoint
3 157 (35.12%) F5
4 138 (30.87%) Juniper
5 86 (19.24%) Palo Alto
6 83 (18.57%) VMware
7 66 (14.77%) Red Hat
8 62 (13.87%) Oracle
9 50 (11.19%) Sun
10 49 (10.96%) Microsoft
11 34 (7.61%) Blue Coat
12 33 (7.38%) Citrix
13 23 (5.15%) Fortinet
13 23 (5.15%) Sourcefire
14 21 (4.70%) Crossbeam
15 20 (4.47%) NetScout
16 17 (3.80%) HP
17 15 (3.36%) Intel Security
18 11 (2.46%) EMC
19 10 (2.24%) Intel
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