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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 16 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 61 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 9.55% 8.78% 4.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.36% 28.91% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 21
Median salary £38,000 £60,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £23,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
91 211 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.56% 30.36% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 84 188 99
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Slough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) VMware
3 26 (42.62%) Cisco
4 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
4 22 (36.07%) SAN
5 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (32.79%) Linux
6 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
7 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
8 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
8 18 (29.51%) WAN
8 18 (29.51%) CCNA
9 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
9 17 (27.87%) LAN
10 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
10 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (21.31%) Network Security
11 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (21.31%) ITIL
12 12 (19.67%) Wireless
12 12 (19.67%) HP
12 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (18.03%) Office 365
13 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
13 11 (18.03%) Juniper
13 11 (18.03%) IBM
14 10 (16.39%) VPN
15 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
15 9 (14.75%) Veeam
15 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure

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 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.20%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) CMS
5 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.07%) SAN
2 18 (29.51%) WAN
3 17 (27.87%) LAN
4 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
5 13 (21.31%) Network Security
6 12 (19.67%) Wireless
7 10 (16.39%) VPN
8 8 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (13.11%) DNS
9 6 (9.84%) VoIP
9 6 (9.84%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (8.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (8.20%) DHCP
10 5 (8.20%) MPLS
11 4 (6.56%) SNMP
12 3 (4.92%) BGP
12 3 (4.92%) EIGRP
12 3 (4.92%) FWSM
12 3 (4.92%) OSPF
12 3 (4.92%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
General
1 2 (3.28%) Back Office
1 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Network Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) IT Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.20%) IT Support
6 5 (8.20%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Field Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Network Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) LAN/WAN Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) 802.1X
1 3 (4.92%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) iPad
3 5 (8.20%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.92%) PKI
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) iPhone
6 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.64%) Clustering
7 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.84%) CentOS
6 6 (9.84%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.92%) Android
7 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Security Operations
2 7 (11.48%) SIEM
2 7 (11.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.84%) High Availability
3 6 (9.84%) Information Security
4 5 (8.20%) Change Management
4 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.56%) Network Design
5 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.92%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (4.92%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (4.92%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.92%) Network Management
6 3 (4.92%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Server Building
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (29.51%) CCNA
3 7 (11.48%) CCNP
3 7 (11.48%) Degree
3 7 (11.48%) MCSE
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (9.84%) CISA
4 6 (9.84%) CISM
4 6 (9.84%) CISSP
4 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.56%) CCDA
6 3 (4.92%) CCSP
6 3 (4.92%) CCVP
6 3 (4.92%) IISP
6 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.64%) CCIE
7 1 (1.64%) GIAC
7 1 (1.64%) MCP
7 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.56%) HIPAA
3 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.48%) vSphere
5 3 (4.92%) Firmware
5 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.92%) XenApp
5 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.92%) XenServer
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.64%) UAG
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.56%) Nessus
2 4 (6.56%) WSUS
3 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.28%) SCCM
4 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.64%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.64%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) VMware
2 26 (42.62%) Cisco
3 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.67%) HP
5 11 (18.03%) IBM
5 11 (18.03%) Juniper
6 9 (14.75%) Veeam
7 8 (13.11%) SolarWinds
8 7 (11.48%) F5
8 7 (11.48%) Palo Alto
9 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
10 5 (8.20%) ArcSight
10 5 (8.20%) NetApp
11 4 (6.56%) Citrix
11 4 (6.56%) Dell
11 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
12 3 (4.92%) Kaspersky
12 3 (4.92%) Qualys
12 3 (4.92%) Splunk
12 3 (4.92%) Symantec
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