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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 20 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 109 312 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.83% 14.91% 8.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.06% 51.40% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 61 262 140
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
340 607 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.55% 29.00% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 219 470 389
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 24 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Reading

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 152 (56.51%) Cisco
2 115 (42.75%) Windows
3 111 (41.26%) CheckPoint
4 107 (39.78%) Linux
5 91 (33.83%) TCP/IP
5 91 (33.83%) Juniper
6 80 (29.74%) Cisco Certification
7 73 (27.14%) Unix
8 72 (26.77%) Palo Alto
9 70 (26.02%) VPN
10 68 (25.28%) F5
11 59 (21.93%) Network Design
11 59 (21.93%) Network Security
12 56 (20.82%) ITIL
13 54 (20.07%) Blue Coat
14 53 (19.70%) CCIE
15 52 (19.33%) CCNP
16 49 (18.22%) VMware
17 48 (17.84%) MS Excel
18 47 (17.47%) Microsoft
18 47 (17.47%) Risk Management
18 47 (17.47%) Kalman Filter
19 46 (17.10%) Sourcefire
20 43 (15.99%) BGP
21 41 (15.24%) Data Centre
21 41 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
22 40 (14.87%) CCSP
23 39 (14.50%) CCNA
23 39 (14.50%) Information Security
24 38 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure

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 20 (7.43%) Apache
2 18 (6.69%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.32%) IIS
4 12 (4.46%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.46%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.72%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.97%) JBoss
6 8 (2.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.23%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.23%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.49%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.74%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (17.84%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (11.15%) MS Office
4 17 (6.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.38%) SaaS
2 14 (5.20%) Office 365
3 8 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.23%) IaaS
5 5 (1.86%) Oracle CX
5 5 (1.86%) PaaS
6 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 91 (33.83%) TCP/IP
2 70 (26.02%) VPN
3 59 (21.93%) Network Security
4 43 (15.99%) BGP
5 32 (11.90%) OSPF
6 29 (10.78%) MPLS
7 28 (10.41%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (10.04%) DNS
8 27 (10.04%) SSL
8 27 (10.04%) Wireless
9 26 (9.67%) SAN
9 26 (9.67%) WAN
10 25 (9.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (8.92%) Internet
12 23 (8.55%) LAN
13 21 (7.81%) VLAN
14 18 (6.69%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (6.32%) HTTP
15 17 (6.32%) IPv6
16 16 (5.95%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.43%) MySQL
3 8 (2.97%) Hadoop
3 8 (2.97%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.12%) DB2
5 3 (1.12%) Informix
6 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.74%) MaxDB
6 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 27 (10.04%) Finance
2 24 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.43%) Marketing
4 17 (6.32%) German Language
5 6 (2.23%) Legal
6 5 (1.86%) Retail
7 3 (1.12%) French Language
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 65 (24.16%) Security Engineer
2 59 (21.93%) Network Engineer
3 45 (16.73%) Senior Security Engineer
4 43 (15.99%) Support Engineer
5 41 (15.24%) Juniper Engineer
6 34 (12.64%) Cisco Engineer
7 32 (11.90%) Analyst
8 25 (9.29%) Lead Network Engineer
8 25 (9.29%) Linux Engineer
9 23 (8.55%) Cloud Engineer
10 22 (8.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 21 (7.81%) Architect
12 20 (7.43%) Network Support
13 19 (7.06%) Security Analyst
14 17 (6.32%) Blue Coat Engineer
14 17 (6.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 17 (6.32%) Network Support Engineer
15 16 (5.95%) IP Engineer
15 16 (5.95%) Technical Support
16 15 (5.58%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.83%) LAMP
2 11 (4.09%) Web Services
3 8 (2.97%) .NET
3 8 (2.97%) Middleware
4 6 (2.23%) HTML
5 4 (1.49%) Ajax
6 2 (0.74%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.74%) CSS
7 1 (0.37%) POSIX
7 1 (0.37%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.24%) Data Centre
2 24 (8.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (5.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.83%) PKI
5 12 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.72%) Driving Licence
6 10 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.97%) Clustering
8 7 (2.60%) Replication
9 5 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.86%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
10 3 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.74%) Celerra
11 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.74%) Social Network
12 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (42.75%) Windows
2 107 (39.78%) Linux
3 73 (27.14%) Unix
4 41 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (12.64%) Solaris
6 30 (11.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (10.41%) Windows 2000
8 24 (8.92%) Windows Server
8 24 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.97%) CentOS
11 6 (2.23%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.49%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.12%) AIX
14 3 (1.12%) HPUX
14 3 (1.12%) SUSE
15 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.93%) Network Design
2 56 (20.82%) ITIL
3 47 (17.47%) Kalman Filter
3 47 (17.47%) Risk Management
4 39 (14.50%) Information Security
5 37 (13.75%) Security Operations
6 33 (12.27%) Network Monitoring
7 31 (11.52%) Change Management
8 30 (11.15%) Presales
9 25 (9.29%) Network Architecture
10 24 (8.92%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.55%) Network Planning
12 22 (8.18%) Migration
13 20 (7.43%) Identity Management
14 18 (6.69%) Coaching
15 17 (6.32%) Content Management
15 17 (6.32%) Security Management
16 16 (5.95%) Network Management
17 15 (5.58%) Incident Management
17 15 (5.58%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.06%) Bash Shell
2 17 (6.32%) Java
2 17 (6.32%) PowerShell
2 17 (6.32%) SQL
3 16 (5.95%) Perl
4 13 (4.83%) Python
5 10 (3.72%) PHP
6 9 (3.35%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.60%) C
8 4 (1.49%) Ruby
8 4 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.74%) C#
9 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 80 (29.74%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (19.70%) CCIE
3 52 (19.33%) CCNP
4 40 (14.87%) CCSP
5 39 (14.50%) CCNA
6 29 (10.78%) CCIP
7 20 (7.43%) JNCIS
8 18 (6.69%) CCSE
9 17 (6.32%) Degree
10 10 (3.72%) CCSA
10 10 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (3.35%) CISSP
12 8 (2.97%) Security Cleared
13 7 (2.60%) CISM
13 7 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (2.60%) SC Cleared
14 6 (2.23%) MCP
14 6 (2.23%) MCTS
15 5 (1.86%) CISA
15 5 (1.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.75%) SLA
2 5 (1.86%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 38 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.32%) Hyper-V
3 17 (6.32%) ProxySG
4 14 (5.20%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.23%) KVM
8 4 (1.49%) vSphere
9 2 (0.74%) Firmware
9 2 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.37%) NFS
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (5.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 14 (5.20%) Puppet
2 8 (2.97%) OpenAM
3 6 (2.23%) WSUS
4 5 (1.86%) Graphite
4 5 (1.86%) vMotion
5 4 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.12%) Nessus
7 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco CME
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.74%) Nmap
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.74%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.74%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.37%) Ansible
8 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 152 (56.51%) Cisco
2 111 (41.26%) CheckPoint
3 91 (33.83%) Juniper
4 72 (26.77%) Palo Alto
5 68 (25.28%) F5
6 54 (20.07%) Blue Coat
7 49 (18.22%) VMware
8 47 (17.47%) Microsoft
9 46 (17.10%) Sourcefire
10 33 (12.27%) HP
11 29 (10.78%) Crossbeam
11 29 (10.78%) Fortinet
12 28 (10.41%) Imperva
13 22 (8.18%) Oracle
14 21 (7.81%) ArcSight
15 20 (7.43%) Red Hat
16 19 (7.06%) Intel Security
17 17 (6.32%) Proofpoint
17 17 (6.32%) TippingPoint
18 15 (5.58%) Huawei
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