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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 23 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 46 49 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.21% 8.32% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.17% 48.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,400 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,408 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
143 101 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 25.54% 17.15% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 135 73 50
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,203 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 51 (62.20%) Cisco
2 45 (54.88%) VMware
3 35 (42.68%) Active Directory
4 31 (37.80%) WAN
5 28 (34.15%) LAN
6 27 (32.93%) VPN
6 27 (32.93%) Windows
7 25 (30.49%) ITIL
7 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
8 24 (29.27%) Windows Server
9 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (26.83%) Juniper
10 21 (25.61%) Change Management
11 20 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (24.39%) SQL
11 20 (24.39%) TCP/IP
12 18 (21.95%) CCNA
13 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
13 16 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (18.29%) F5
14 15 (18.29%) Wireless
15 14 (17.07%) Clustering
15 14 (17.07%) HP
15 14 (17.07%) Load Balancing
16 13 (15.85%) Citrix
16 13 (15.85%) OSPF
16 13 (15.85%) Intel Security
16 13 (15.85%) Blue Coat
16 13 (15.85%) Service Delivery
17 12 (14.63%) Finance

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (12.20%) IIS
2 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.10%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.88%) IBM Domino
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.80%) WAN
2 28 (34.15%) LAN
3 27 (32.93%) VPN
4 20 (24.39%) TCP/IP
5 16 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (18.29%) Wireless
7 13 (15.85%) OSPF
8 11 (13.41%) Ethernet
8 11 (13.41%) VLAN
9 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (10.98%) DNS
10 9 (10.98%) Network Security
11 6 (7.32%) BGP
12 5 (6.10%) MPLS
13 4 (4.88%) DHCP
13 4 (4.88%) HTTP
13 4 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (4.88%) SMTP
13 4 (4.88%) SSL
13 4 (4.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Administrator
1 18 (21.95%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (18.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Security Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Citrix Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) Security Support Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) VMWare Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Active Directory Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) PKI
3 1 (1.22%) Replication
3 1 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.93%) Windows
2 24 (29.27%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.20%) Linux
4 8 (9.76%) Unix
4 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) ITIL
2 21 (25.61%) Change Management
3 14 (17.07%) Load Balancing
4 13 (15.85%) Service Delivery
5 12 (14.63%) Network Management
6 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity
6 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity Management
7 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.10%) BCP
10 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.88%) Project Management
11 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.44%) Capacity Management
12 2 (2.44%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.44%) Line Management
12 2 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.44%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.44%) Service Management
12 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) C#
3 1 (1.22%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (21.95%) CCNA
3 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.98%) CCNP
5 6 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (7.32%) MCITP
5 6 (7.32%) MCSE
6 3 (3.66%) MCSA
7 2 (2.44%) CCA
7 2 (2.44%) CCAA
7 2 (2.44%) CCEE
7 2 (2.44%) CCIE
7 2 (2.44%) CISSP
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.44%) Degree
7 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.63%) XenApp
4 11 (13.41%) ProxySG
5 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.54%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.88%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.22%) MOM
2 1 (1.22%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) Cisco
2 45 (54.88%) VMware
3 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
4 22 (26.83%) Juniper
5 15 (18.29%) F5
6 14 (17.07%) HP
7 13 (15.85%) Blue Coat
7 13 (15.85%) Citrix
7 13 (15.85%) Intel Security
8 10 (12.20%) Dell
9 8 (9.76%) Sophos
10 6 (7.32%) NetApp
11 5 (6.10%) Lotus
12 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.66%) Nokia
13 3 (3.66%) Symantec
14 2 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
14 2 (2.44%) Intel
15 1 (1.22%) NETGEAR
15 1 (1.22%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 26 days ago