The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 29 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.21% 7.29% 7.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.85% 28.29% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 34
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 152 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.72% 25.76% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 144 67
Median salary £32,500 £39,421 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.55% -11.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,823 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £54,290
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 17 (39.53%) Windows
4 14 (32.56%) Finance
5 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (25.58%) ITIL
7 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
8 10 (23.26%) Network Security
9 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
9 9 (20.93%) LAN
9 9 (20.93%) WAN
9 9 (20.93%) High Availability
9 9 (20.93%) Office 365
10 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
10 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
10 8 (18.60%) VMware
11 7 (16.28%) Information Security
11 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (16.28%) Linux
11 7 (16.28%) MySQL
11 7 (16.28%) CCNA
11 7 (16.28%) SIEM
12 6 (13.95%) CCSP
12 6 (13.95%) CCNP
12 6 (13.95%) SSL
12 6 (13.95%) FTP
12 6 (13.95%) Incident Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Office 365
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) G Suite
3 1 (2.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.33%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
2 10 (23.26%) Network Security
3 9 (20.93%) LAN
3 9 (20.93%) WAN
4 8 (18.60%) DNS
5 6 (13.95%) FTP
5 6 (13.95%) SSL
5 6 (13.95%) Wireless
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.63%) DHCP
6 5 (11.63%) SNMP
6 5 (11.63%) VLAN
6 5 (11.63%) VPN
7 3 (6.98%) DKIM
7 3 (6.98%) HTTP
7 3 (6.98%) SMTP
7 3 (6.98%) SSH
7 3 (6.98%) WLAN
7 3 (6.98%) X.509
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Solutions Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SIEM Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Network Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) CAdES
1 3 (6.98%) PAdES
1 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (6.98%) XAdES
2 1 (2.33%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
2 1 (2.33%) OAuth
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
4 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Fedora
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) VMS
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) High Availability
3 8 (18.60%) Load Balancing
4 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.28%) Information Security
4 7 (16.28%) SIEM
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 4 (9.30%) Operations Management
7 4 (9.30%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.98%) Document Management
8 3 (6.98%) Service Management
9 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
9 2 (4.65%) Change Management
9 2 (4.65%) ITSM
9 2 (4.65%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.65%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) AWK
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby
3 1 (2.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.28%) CCNA
3 6 (13.95%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) CCSP
4 5 (11.63%) MCSA
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 2 (4.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) KVM
3 3 (6.98%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.33%) Docker
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) iptables
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) QRadar
2 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.98%) Rundeck
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
2 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Cisco
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
4 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper
6 4 (9.30%) AlienVault
6 4 (9.30%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) LogLogic
6 4 (9.30%) LogRhythm
6 4 (9.30%) Mitel
6 4 (9.30%) Splunk
7 3 (6.98%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (6.98%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) Talend