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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 11 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.51% 8.60% 4.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.06% 33.73% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 25
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £75,000 £63,000
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 169 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.72% 25.49% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 70 153 102
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £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 20 January 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Slough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 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 Slough region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 48 (71.64%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
3 30 (44.78%) Linux
3 30 (44.78%) Windows Server
4 29 (43.28%) VMware
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
5 23 (34.33%) SAN
6 22 (32.84%) Cisco
7 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
8 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
9 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (23.88%) HP
12 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
13 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (19.40%) WAN
14 13 (19.40%) SQL
15 12 (17.91%) ITIL
15 12 (17.91%) MS Exchange
15 12 (17.91%) IBM
15 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
16 11 (16.42%) iPad
16 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (16.42%) CCNA
16 11 (16.42%) DNS
16 11 (16.42%) MCSE
17 10 (14.93%) LAN
17 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010

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 12 (17.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.97%) IIS
6 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.99%) CMS
8 1 (1.49%) Apache
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.93%) Office 365
3 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) SAN
2 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
3 13 (19.40%) WAN
4 11 (16.42%) DNS
5 10 (14.93%) LAN
6 9 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (13.43%) Network Security
6 9 (13.43%) VoIP
7 7 (10.45%) Wireless
8 6 (8.96%) NAS
8 6 (8.96%) VPN
9 5 (7.46%) DHCP
9 5 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (7.46%) SMTP
9 5 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.97%) MPLS
10 4 (5.97%) SNMP
11 3 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (4.48%) PBX
12 2 (2.99%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (8.96%) Back Office
2 3 (4.48%) Legal
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Support Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) IT Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) Network Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) IT Manager
6 8 (11.94%) Systems Manager
7 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) IT Support
7 6 (8.96%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Network Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Operations Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.42%) iPad
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.48%) iPhone
4 3 (4.48%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) Windows
2 30 (44.78%) Linux
2 30 (44.78%) Windows Server
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.45%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.96%) CentOS
7 3 (4.48%) Android
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Phone
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) High Availability
3 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (11.94%) Server Building
3 8 (11.94%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.96%) Security Operations
4 6 (8.96%) SIEM
4 6 (8.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.46%) Information Security
6 4 (5.97%) B2B
6 4 (5.97%) Change Management
6 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.48%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (4.48%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (4.48%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (4.48%) DevOps
7 3 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
3 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.42%) CCNA
2 11 (16.42%) MCSE
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.94%) CCNP
4 6 (8.96%) CISA
4 6 (8.96%) CISM
4 6 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.46%) CCVP
5 5 (7.46%) CISSP
6 3 (4.48%) IISP
7 2 (2.99%) Degree
8 1 (1.49%) CCIE
8 1 (1.49%) CCSP
8 1 (1.49%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.49%) MCP
8 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.96%) vSphere
5 4 (5.97%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.99%) Firmware
6 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.99%) XenApp
6 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.99%) XenServer
7 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.97%) WSUS
3 3 (4.48%) Ansible
3 3 (4.48%) Nessus
4 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.99%) SCCM
5 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) VMware
2 22 (32.84%) Cisco
3 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
4 16 (23.88%) HP
5 12 (17.91%) IBM
6 9 (13.43%) Dell
7 8 (11.94%) Juniper
7 8 (11.94%) Veeam
8 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds
9 6 (8.96%) Palo Alto
10 5 (7.46%) ArcSight
10 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
10 5 (7.46%) NetApp
11 4 (5.97%) Fortinet
12 3 (4.48%) Citrix
12 3 (4.48%) Kaspersky
12 3 (4.48%) Qualys
12 3 (4.48%) Splunk
12 3 (4.48%) Xerox
13 2 (2.99%) AlienVault
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