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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 29 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.34% 5.40% 9.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.41% 19.16% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 41
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,900
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.54%
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
116 167 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.82% 28.16% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 102 116 145
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Slough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 29 (58.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (52.00%) Cisco
3 25 (50.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) Network Security
5 20 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 19 (38.00%) CCNA
6 19 (38.00%) VMware
7 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
7 18 (36.00%) LAN
8 17 (34.00%) WAN
8 17 (34.00%) VPN
8 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (30.00%) Degree
9 15 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (30.00%) Wireless
10 13 (26.00%) ITIL
10 13 (26.00%) CCNP
10 13 (26.00%) F5
11 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
11 12 (24.00%) SAN
11 12 (24.00%) Linux
11 12 (24.00%) DNS
12 11 (22.00%) Juniper
12 11 (22.00%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (18.00%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (18.00%) High Availability
14 9 (18.00%) SIEM
14 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) 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 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Network Security
2 18 (36.00%) LAN
3 17 (34.00%) VPN
3 17 (34.00%) WAN
4 15 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (30.00%) Wireless
5 12 (24.00%) DNS
5 12 (24.00%) SAN
5 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.00%) BGP
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (18.00%) MPLS
6 9 (18.00%) OSPF
7 8 (16.00%) DHCP
7 8 (16.00%) EIGRP
8 7 (14.00%) Internet
9 6 (12.00%) FWSM
9 6 (12.00%) TACACS
10 5 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
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%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) IT Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
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%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Security Specialist
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 20 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
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 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (18.00%) High Availability
3 9 (18.00%) SIEM
4 8 (16.00%) Information Security
5 7 (14.00%) Change Management
5 7 (14.00%) Data Security
6 6 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (12.00%) Network Management
6 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) Security Operations
6 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.00%) Server Building
8 3 (6.00%) CRM
8 3 (6.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 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 29 (58.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.00%) CCNA
3 15 (30.00%) 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%) CCDA
9 4 (8.00%) MCITP
9 4 (8.00%) VCP5
9 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (6.00%) CISM
11 2 (4.00%) CEH
11 2 (4.00%) CISA
11 2 (4.00%) IRCA
11 2 (4.00%) JNCIA
12 1 (2.00%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.00%) 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 26 (52.00%) Cisco
2 19 (38.00%) VMware
3 13 (26.00%) F5
4 11 (22.00%) Juniper
5 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
6 7 (14.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
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%) NetApp
10 2 (4.00%) Citrix
11 1 (2.00%) Kaspersky
11 1 (2.00%) Supermicro
11 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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