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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.99% 5.22% 7.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.55% 18.60% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 32
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
102 172 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.56% 28.06% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 94 139 103
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Slough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (49.02%) VMware
4 23 (45.10%) Cisco
4 23 (45.10%) Data Centre
5 22 (43.14%) CCNA
6 19 (37.25%) ITIL
7 18 (35.29%) Linux
7 18 (35.29%) WAN
7 18 (35.29%) LAN
7 18 (35.29%) SAN
8 17 (33.33%) Network Security
9 16 (31.37%) Wireless
9 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
10 15 (29.41%) VPN
11 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
11 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
11 14 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
13 12 (23.53%) High Availability
13 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
13 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
13 12 (23.53%) CCNP
13 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
14 11 (21.57%) Juniper
14 11 (21.57%) Degree
14 11 (21.57%) F5
14 11 (21.57%) Office 365

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 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) LAN
1 18 (35.29%) SAN
1 18 (35.29%) WAN
2 17 (33.33%) Network Security
3 16 (31.37%) Wireless
4 15 (29.41%) VPN
5 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (19.61%) DNS
7 9 (17.65%) MPLS
8 8 (15.69%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (15.69%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (13.73%) BGP
9 7 (13.73%) EIGRP
9 7 (13.73%) FWSM
9 7 (13.73%) OSPF
9 7 (13.73%) TACACS
10 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (9.80%) DHCP
10 5 (9.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Data Centre Team Leader
4 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) Operations Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Field Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) IT Graduate
6 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.92%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (1.96%) .NET
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Data Centre
2 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Linux
3 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
4 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) CentOS
7 2 (3.92%) Unix
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) High Availability
3 9 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (17.65%) SIEM
4 8 (15.69%) Data Security
5 7 (13.73%) Change Management
5 7 (13.73%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (13.73%) Network Management
6 6 (11.76%) Information Security
6 6 (11.76%) Security Operations
6 6 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.84%) Network Design
9 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (5.88%) Security Architecture
10 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.92%) Presales
10 2 (3.92%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.92%) C
2 2 (3.92%) C++
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (43.14%) CCNA
3 12 (23.53%) CCNP
4 11 (21.57%) Degree
5 8 (15.69%) CCVP
5 8 (15.69%) MCSE
5 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (13.73%) CCSP
6 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (11.76%) CISSP
8 4 (7.84%) CCDA
8 4 (7.84%) CISA
8 4 (7.84%) CISM
9 3 (5.88%) GIAC
9 3 (5.88%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.92%) IISP
11 1 (1.96%) CCSA
11 1 (1.96%) MCITP
11 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.96%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) HIPAA
3 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 7 (13.73%) Firmware
5 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
6 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.88%) XenApp
7 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.88%) XenServer
8 2 (3.92%) Squid
9 1 (1.96%) UAG
9 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
1 6 (11.76%) WSUS
2 5 (9.80%) Nessus
3 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.88%) Nexpose
3 3 (5.88%) RSA Archer
4 2 (3.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) VMware
2 23 (45.10%) Cisco
3 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
5 11 (21.57%) F5
5 11 (21.57%) Juniper
6 10 (19.61%) Veeam
7 7 (13.73%) Palo Alto
8 6 (11.76%) NetApp
9 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.84%) Citrix
9 4 (7.84%) HP
10 3 (5.88%) Dell
10 3 (5.88%) Symantec
11 2 (3.92%) ArcSight
11 2 (3.92%) IBM
11 2 (3.92%) QNAP
11 2 (3.92%) Qualys
11 2 (3.92%) Splunk
12 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
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