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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 38 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.69% 4.85% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.76% 23.45% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 19
Average salary £52,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.30% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,700 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
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
84 145 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 15.76% 20.68% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 78 124 71
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 4 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (59.18%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (46.94%) CCNP
4 17 (34.69%) CCNA
5 15 (30.61%) WAN
5 15 (30.61%) TCP/IP
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (26.53%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) Wireless
8 11 (22.45%) VMware
9 10 (20.41%) Juniper
9 10 (20.41%) LAN
9 10 (20.41%) VPN
10 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
11 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
12 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) F5
12 7 (14.29%) SIEM
12 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (12.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (12.24%) Splunk
13 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (12.24%) Use Case
13 6 (12.24%) BGP
14 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
14 5 (10.20%) SLA
14 5 (10.20%) WLAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) WAN
1 15 (30.61%) TCP/IP
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (24.49%) Wireless
3 10 (20.41%) VPN
3 10 (20.41%) LAN
4 6 (12.24%) BGP
5 5 (10.20%) WLAN
5 5 (10.20%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (6.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (6.12%) MPLS
6 3 (6.12%) OSPF
7 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.08%) VLAN
7 2 (4.08%) TACACS
7 2 (4.08%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
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 3 (6.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Network Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Network Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Security Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Security Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) COM
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) JSON
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
1 1 (2.04%) HTML5
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.16%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) CentOS
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.12%) Windows
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) SIEM
3 6 (12.24%) Use Case
3 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.16%) Network Design
5 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
7 2 (4.08%) Network Management
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.04%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (46.94%) CCNP
3 17 (34.69%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) CISSP
5 3 (6.12%) CCSA
6 2 (4.08%) CCSE
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) HP ASE
6 2 (4.08%) HP MASE
7 1 (2.04%) MCP
7 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) ISO 9001
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
1 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) ProxySG
2 3 (6.12%) Snort
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
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 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Juniper
4 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
5 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.29%) F5
7 6 (12.24%) Splunk
8 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
9 4 (8.16%) McAfee
9 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
10 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.08%) Tripwire
11 2 (4.08%) IronPort
11 2 (4.08%) ProCurve
11 2 (4.08%) HP
11 2 (4.08%) Dell
11 2 (4.08%) Citrix
11 2 (4.08%) Meraki
11 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
12 1 (2.04%) Talend
Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago