The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 31 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.48% 6.24% 9.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.59% 26.92% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 43
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £38,300 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £51,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 130 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.61% 23.17% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 119 80 154
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Firewall
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Slough

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Slough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 28 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (50.00%) Cisco
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 19 (38.00%) Network Security
3 19 (38.00%) Data Centre
4 18 (36.00%) CCNA
4 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
4 18 (36.00%) VMware
5 17 (34.00%) VPN
5 17 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (30.00%) LAN
7 14 (28.00%) WAN
7 14 (28.00%) Wireless
7 14 (28.00%) Degree
8 13 (26.00%) ITIL
8 13 (26.00%) CCNP
9 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
9 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
9 12 (24.00%) F5
10 11 (22.00%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (22.00%) Linux
10 11 (22.00%) DNS
11 10 (20.00%) SAN
11 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (18.00%) High Availability
12 9 (18.00%) SIEM
12 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (18.00%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) Network Security
2 17 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (34.00%) VPN
3 15 (30.00%) LAN
4 14 (28.00%) WAN
4 14 (28.00%) Wireless
5 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (22.00%) DNS
7 10 (20.00%) SAN
8 9 (18.00%) BGP
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (18.00%) MPLS
8 9 (18.00%) OSPF
9 8 (16.00%) EIGRP
10 7 (14.00%) DHCP
10 7 (14.00%) Internet
11 6 (12.00%) FWSM
11 6 (12.00%) TACACS
12 5 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Security Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.00%) Handset
6 1 (2.00%) iPhone
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) High Availability
2 9 (18.00%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (18.00%) SIEM
3 8 (16.00%) Information Security
4 7 (14.00%) Change Management
4 7 (14.00%) Data Security
5 6 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (12.00%) Network Management
5 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (12.00%) Security Operations
5 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.00%) Server Building
7 3 (6.00%) CRM
7 3 (6.00%) Information Security Management
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
2 3 (6.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) C
3 2 (4.00%) C++
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.00%) CCNA
3 14 (28.00%) Degree
4 13 (26.00%) CCNP
5 9 (18.00%) CCVP
5 9 (18.00%) CISSP
6 8 (16.00%) CCSP
7 6 (12.00%) GIAC
8 5 (10.00%) MCSE
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (8.00%) MCITP
9 4 (8.00%) VCP5
9 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (6.00%) CCDA
10 3 (6.00%) CCSA
10 3 (6.00%) CCSE
10 3 (6.00%) CISM
11 2 (4.00%) CEH
11 2 (4.00%) CISA
11 2 (4.00%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.00%) HIPAA
4 3 (6.00%) COBIT
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 14001
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) Firmware
2 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.00%) Squid
5 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.00%) UAG
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (8.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (6.00%) Nessus
3 3 (6.00%) Nexpose
3 3 (6.00%) RSA Archer
3 3 (6.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) F5
4 9 (18.00%) Juniper
4 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (16.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 7 (14.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) Dell
8 4 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (8.00%) CA
8 4 (8.00%) Veeam
9 3 (6.00%) Citrix
9 3 (6.00%) NetApp
10 1 (2.00%) Adobe
10 1 (2.00%) Apple
10 1 (2.00%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.00%) Supermicro
10 1 (2.00%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago