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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.25% 3.44% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.54% 21.43% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 18
Average salary £47,500 £29,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.79% -22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
114 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.54% 16.06% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 107 71 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 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 35 (63.64%) Cisco
2 23 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (38.18%) CCNP
4 20 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (27.27%) WAN
5 15 (27.27%) LAN
6 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
6 14 (25.45%) Wireless
7 13 (23.64%) Juniper
8 11 (20.00%) Information Security
8 11 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (18.18%) CISSP
9 10 (18.18%) VPN
9 10 (18.18%) Unified Communications
10 9 (16.36%) PCI DSS
10 9 (16.36%) ITIL
11 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
11 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
12 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
12 7 (12.73%) F5
12 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.73%) MPLS
12 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.73%) Linux
12 7 (12.73%) Sourcefire
12 7 (12.73%) VMware
13 6 (10.91%) Degree
13 6 (10.91%) UNIX
13 6 (10.91%) Windows
13 6 (10.91%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (27.27%) LAN
2 15 (27.27%) WAN
3 14 (25.45%) Wireless
4 10 (18.18%) VPN
4 10 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.73%) MPLS
6 6 (10.91%) Network Security
7 5 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (7.27%) IPsec
8 4 (7.27%) ATM
8 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
9 3 (5.45%) TACACS
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.45%) Frame Relay
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (5.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Consultant
2 13 (23.64%) Network Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Security Consultant
3 7 (12.73%) Security Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Designer
4 6 (10.91%) IT Security Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) IT Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Lead Designer
6 4 (7.27%) Lead Security Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Security Designer
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) COM
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) JSON
2 1 (1.82%) WCF
2 1 (1.82%) jQuery
2 1 (1.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.82%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.82%) REST
2 1 (1.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
3 4 (7.27%) CentOS
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.82%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Information Security
1 11 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.91%) SIEM
4 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (9.09%) Use Case
6 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.45%) Network Design
7 3 (5.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) ETL
8 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.64%) Security Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.82%) Security Architecture
9 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.82%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) Java
1 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.82%) Perl
1 1 (1.82%) PHP
1 1 (1.82%) Python
1 1 (1.82%) Ruby
1 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.18%) CCNP
3 10 (18.18%) CISSP
4 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.91%) Degree
6 6 (10.91%) CCNA
7 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.45%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.45%) HP ASE
8 3 (5.45%) HP MASE
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.64%) MCP
9 2 (3.64%) MCSE
9 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.82%) CISM
10 1 (1.82%) CCSA
10 1 (1.82%) CCSE
10 1 (1.82%) CISMP
10 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Snort
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Docker
4 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Salt
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Cisco
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) Juniper
4 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.73%) VMware
5 7 (12.73%) Sourcefire
5 7 (12.73%) F5
6 6 (10.91%) McAfee
7 5 (9.09%) Splunk
8 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.45%) Tripwire
9 3 (5.45%) IronPort
9 3 (5.45%) ProCurve
9 3 (5.45%) HP
9 3 (5.45%) Meraki
10 2 (3.64%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.64%) Nokia
11 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.82%) Talend
11 1 (1.82%) Google
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