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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.81% 2.33% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.14% 19.67% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £30,000 £29,901
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
84 61 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.97% 11.84% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 62
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (61.54%) Cisco
2 38 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (42.31%) CCNP
4 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
5 26 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (28.21%) WAN
7 20 (25.64%) Windows
7 20 (25.64%) VPN
8 19 (24.36%) Juniper
8 19 (24.36%) Wireless
9 17 (21.79%) Information Security
9 17 (21.79%) CheckPoint
10 16 (20.51%) LAN
10 16 (20.51%) PCI DSS
10 16 (20.51%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
11 15 (19.23%) CISSP
11 15 (19.23%) VMware
12 14 (17.95%) Finance
12 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (17.95%) Unified Communications
13 13 (16.67%) Network Security
14 12 (15.38%) ITIL
14 12 (15.38%) Sourcefire
15 11 (14.10%) Telecoms
15 11 (14.10%) UNIX
16 10 (12.82%) CCNA
16 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
16 10 (12.82%) Mentoring

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Project
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (28.21%) WAN
3 20 (25.64%) VPN
4 19 (24.36%) Wireless
5 16 (20.51%) LAN
6 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 14 (17.95%) Unified Communications
8 13 (16.67%) Network Security
9 9 (11.54%) MPLS
10 8 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (6.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (6.41%) VoIP
12 4 (5.13%) ATM
12 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.13%) IPsec
13 3 (3.85%) TACACS
13 3 (3.85%) Frame Relay
13 3 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
13 3 (3.85%) SAN
14 2 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Consultant
2 17 (21.79%) Network Consultant
3 10 (12.82%) Security Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Architect
5 8 (10.26%) Network Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (10.26%) Security Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.69%) IT Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Designer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Designer
8 5 (6.41%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Security Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Operations Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) COM
1 2 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (1.28%) WCF
2 1 (1.28%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.41%) Online Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Statistics
3 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.28%) CMDB
4 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) UNIX
3 9 (11.54%) Linux
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.41%) Solaris
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 2000
5 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Android
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Information Security
2 16 (20.51%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (15.38%) ITIL
4 10 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.82%) Coaching
5 9 (11.54%) Security Testing
6 8 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (8.97%) SIEM
8 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (6.41%) Security Management
9 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.41%) Change Control
9 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (3.85%) Cyber Security
10 3 (3.85%) Line Management
10 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) C#
2 2 (2.56%) Java
2 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (48.72%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (42.31%) CCNP
3 15 (19.23%) CISSP
4 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (12.82%) CCNA
5 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
6 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
7 8 (10.26%) MCP
7 8 (10.26%) Degree
8 7 (8.97%) MCSE
8 7 (8.97%) MCSA
8 7 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (6.41%) CHFI
10 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
10 4 (5.13%) CCIE
11 3 (3.85%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.85%) HP ASE
11 3 (3.85%) HP MASE
12 2 (2.56%) JNCIS
13 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) Snort
5 2 (2.56%) XenApp
5 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) MOM
1 2 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (2.56%) Nessus
1 2 (2.56%) Nmap
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Cisco
2 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.36%) Juniper
4 17 (21.79%) CheckPoint
5 15 (19.23%) VMware
6 12 (15.38%) Sourcefire
7 8 (10.26%) McAfee
8 7 (8.97%) Blue Coat
8 7 (8.97%) F5
9 5 (6.41%) Crossbeam
10 3 (3.85%) IronPort
10 3 (3.85%) Meraki
10 3 (3.85%) Tripwire
10 3 (3.85%) HP
10 3 (3.85%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.56%) Citrix
11 2 (2.56%) Avaya
11 2 (2.56%) Nokia
11 2 (2.56%) LogRhythm
11 2 (2.56%) Polycom
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