The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.29% 3.84% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.52% 20.66% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 17
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall
Wiltshire

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
111 121 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.04% 18.59% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 105 60
Average salary £36,750 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (48.98%) CCNP
4 19 (38.78%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (28.57%) Wireless
6 13 (26.53%) WAN
7 12 (24.49%) ITIL
8 11 (22.45%) LAN
8 11 (22.45%) CCNA
9 10 (20.41%) Juniper
9 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
10 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
10 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
10 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (16.33%) VPN
11 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (14.29%) SIEM
12 7 (14.29%) Linux
12 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) F5
13 6 (12.24%) Use Case
13 6 (12.24%) Information Security
13 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (12.24%) CISSP
13 6 (12.24%) VMware
13 6 (12.24%) Splunk
13 6 (12.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (28.57%) Wireless
3 13 (26.53%) WAN
4 11 (22.45%) LAN
5 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
5 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
6 8 (16.33%) VPN
7 3 (6.12%) MPLS
7 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (6.12%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (6.12%) TACACS
8 2 (4.08%) WLAN
8 2 (4.08%) Network Security
8 2 (4.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Consultant
2 12 (24.49%) Network Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Security Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Design Authority
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Security Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Security Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) COM
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) CSS3
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) CentOS
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (14.29%) SIEM
3 7 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (12.24%) Use Case
4 6 (12.24%) Information Security
5 4 (8.16%) Network Design
5 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.04%) Analytics
8 1 (2.04%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) DevOps
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Java
1 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.04%) Perl
1 1 (2.04%) PHP
1 1 (2.04%) Python
1 1 (2.04%) Ruby
1 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) CCNP
3 11 (22.45%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) CISSP
6 3 (6.12%) HP ASE
6 3 (6.12%) HP MASE
6 3 (6.12%) CCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCSE
7 2 (4.08%) Degree
7 2 (4.08%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.04%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) MCSE
8 1 (2.04%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) ISO 9001
2 5 (10.20%) SLA
3 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) ProxySG
2 3 (6.12%) Snort
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco
2 10 (20.41%) Juniper
2 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) F5
5 6 (12.24%) Splunk
5 6 (12.24%) VMware
6 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.16%) McAfee
7 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.12%) IronPort
8 3 (6.12%) ProCurve
8 3 (6.12%) Meraki
8 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.12%) Tripwire
8 3 (6.12%) HP
9 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.04%) Talend
10 1 (2.04%) Google
10 1 (2.04%) Nokia
Swindon
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £24,000 to £29,000 per annum based on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago