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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 21 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 124 281 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.99% 13.11% 7.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.59% 45.40% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 77 231 131
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
419 619 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.36% 28.87% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 269 458 413
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 £28,200 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Reading

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 166 (56.08%) Cisco
2 129 (43.58%) Windows
3 118 (39.86%) CheckPoint
4 117 (39.53%) Linux
5 107 (36.15%) TCP/IP
6 98 (33.11%) Juniper
7 90 (30.41%) Cisco Certification
8 75 (25.34%) VPN
8 75 (25.34%) Unix
9 74 (25.00%) Palo Alto
10 70 (23.65%) CCNP
11 69 (23.31%) F5
12 68 (22.97%) Network Design
13 62 (20.95%) ITIL
14 61 (20.61%) CCIE
14 61 (20.61%) Network Security
15 57 (19.26%) BGP
16 52 (17.57%) VMware
17 50 (16.89%) MS Excel
18 48 (16.22%) Blue Coat
18 48 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
18 48 (16.22%) SaaS
19 45 (15.20%) Sourcefire
20 44 (14.86%) OSPF
21 42 (14.19%) MPLS
21 42 (14.19%) Data Centre
22 41 (13.85%) Presales
23 40 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
23 40 (13.51%) SLA
23 40 (13.51%) Risk Management

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 27 (9.12%) Apache
2 23 (7.77%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.42%) WebLogic
3 19 (6.42%) WebSphere
4 18 (6.08%) IIS
5 15 (5.07%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (4.39%) JBoss
6 13 (4.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.03%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.03%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.01%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.68%) Confluence
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.15%) MS Office
2 33 (11.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (4.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 48 (16.22%) SaaS
2 15 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.07%) Office 365
3 5 (1.69%) IaaS
3 5 (1.69%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.35%) Oracle CX
4 4 (1.35%) PaaS
5 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (36.15%) TCP/IP
2 75 (25.34%) VPN
3 61 (20.61%) Network Security
4 57 (19.26%) BGP
5 44 (14.86%) OSPF
6 42 (14.19%) MPLS
7 34 (11.49%) DNS
8 31 (10.47%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (10.47%) SAN
8 31 (10.47%) Wireless
9 28 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 28 (9.46%) WAN
10 27 (9.12%) LAN
11 25 (8.45%) IPv6
12 24 (8.11%) Multicast
13 23 (7.77%) SSL
13 23 (7.77%) VLAN
14 20 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
14 20 (6.76%) Internet
15 19 (6.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.77%) MySQL
3 13 (4.39%) RDBMS
3 13 (4.39%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.68%) Big Data
6 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) DB2
7 1 (0.34%) Informix
7 1 (0.34%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 32 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 30 (10.14%) Finance
3 28 (9.46%) Marketing
4 25 (8.45%) German Language
5 6 (2.03%) French Language
6 5 (1.69%) Legal
7 4 (1.35%) Retail
7 4 (1.35%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.01%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.68%) Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 68 (22.97%) Network Engineer
2 63 (21.28%) Security Engineer
3 52 (17.57%) Support Engineer
4 41 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
5 38 (12.84%) Juniper Engineer
6 37 (12.50%) Analyst
6 37 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
7 31 (10.47%) Cloud Engineer
8 30 (10.14%) Cisco Engineer
9 28 (9.46%) Lead Network Engineer
10 25 (8.45%) Security Analyst
11 24 (8.11%) Network Support
12 23 (7.77%) IP Engineer
13 21 (7.09%) Network Support Engineer
14 19 (6.42%) Architect
15 18 (6.08%) Applications Support
15 18 (6.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 17 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 17 (5.74%) Linux Support
17 16 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.08%) Web Services
2 17 (5.74%) LAMP
3 13 (4.39%) Middleware
4 3 (1.01%) .NET
5 2 (0.68%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.34%) CGI
6 1 (0.34%) CSS
6 1 (0.34%) HTML
6 1 (0.34%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.19%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.07%) Clustering
4 15 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.07%) PKI
5 13 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (3.04%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.69%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.69%) Replication
9 4 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.01%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.68%) Social Network
11 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.34%) Celerra
12 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 129 (43.58%) Windows
2 117 (39.53%) Linux
3 75 (25.34%) Unix
4 48 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (11.82%) Solaris
5 35 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (11.15%) Windows 2000
7 24 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (7.77%) Windows Server
9 18 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.36%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.03%) CentOS
12 4 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (1.35%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.68%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.97%) Network Design
2 62 (20.95%) ITIL
3 41 (13.85%) Presales
4 40 (13.51%) Risk Management
5 36 (12.16%) Information Security
5 36 (12.16%) Kalman Filter
6 35 (11.82%) Security Operations
7 34 (11.49%) Change Management
8 32 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
9 28 (9.46%) Migration
9 28 (9.46%) Network Architecture
10 24 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 24 (8.11%) Network Planning
11 22 (7.43%) Incident Management
12 20 (6.76%) Problem Management
13 18 (6.08%) Identity Management
14 16 (5.41%) Network Management
15 14 (4.73%) Security Architecture
16 13 (4.39%) Coaching
16 13 (4.39%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.11%) Perl
2 23 (7.77%) PowerShell
3 18 (6.08%) Bash Shell
4 16 (5.41%) Java
4 16 (5.41%) SQL
5 15 (5.07%) Python
6 12 (4.05%) C
7 8 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.69%) PHP
8 5 (1.69%) Ruby
9 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.34%) C#
10 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (30.41%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (23.65%) CCNP
3 61 (20.61%) CCIE
4 37 (12.50%) CCNA
4 37 (12.50%) CCSP
5 36 (12.16%) CCIP
6 22 (7.43%) Degree
7 16 (5.41%) JNCIS
8 14 (4.73%) CCSE
9 11 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (3.38%) CCSA
10 10 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.03%) CISSP
11 6 (2.03%) JNCIP
11 6 (2.03%) MCP
11 6 (2.03%) MCTS
12 5 (1.69%) JNCIE
12 5 (1.69%) MCSE
13 4 (1.35%) CEH
13 4 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.51%) SLA
2 8 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.69%) QA
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (10.47%) Active Directory
3 19 (6.42%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (4.39%) ProxySG
5 12 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.04%) Firmware
6 9 (3.04%) vSphere
7 7 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.69%) KVM
8 5 (1.69%) vCloud
9 3 (1.01%) XenApp
10 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (6.08%) Puppet
2 13 (4.39%) OpenAM
3 11 (3.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 11 (3.72%) WSUS
4 6 (2.03%) SCCM
5 5 (1.69%) Nmap
5 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (1.69%) vMotion
6 4 (1.35%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.35%) Graphite
6 4 (1.35%) Nessus
7 3 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.68%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.68%) Legato
9 1 (0.34%) Nagios
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 166 (56.08%) Cisco
2 118 (39.86%) CheckPoint
3 98 (33.11%) Juniper
4 74 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 69 (23.31%) F5
6 52 (17.57%) VMware
7 48 (16.22%) Blue Coat
8 45 (15.20%) Sourcefire
9 39 (13.18%) Microsoft
10 37 (12.50%) HP
11 34 (11.49%) Oracle
12 32 (10.81%) Crossbeam
13 27 (9.12%) Red Hat
13 27 (9.12%) Sun
14 26 (8.78%) ArcSight
14 26 (8.78%) Fortinet
15 22 (7.43%) Huawei
16 21 (7.09%) Imperva
17 18 (6.08%) Symantec
18 14 (4.73%) Intel Security
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