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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 21 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 96 78 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.62% 6.31% 5.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.51% 31.20% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 90 76 52
Average salary £39,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Firewall
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 250 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.27% 20.23% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 219 219 131
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 28 £37,500 -
Swindon +4 25 £52,500 +60.30% 7
Chippenham 0 24 £26,500 +10.41% 1
Malmesbury 0 8 £45,000 +91.48%
Corsham - 1 £38,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 104 (54.45%) Windows
2 90 (47.12%) Cisco
3 81 (42.41%) VMware
4 74 (38.74%) ITIL
5 73 (38.22%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (34.03%) TCP/IP
7 64 (33.51%) Microsoft
8 58 (30.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (29.32%) VPN
10 55 (28.80%) CCNA
11 53 (27.75%) DNS
12 52 (27.23%) Active Directory
13 50 (26.18%) MS Exchange
13 50 (26.18%) Security Cleared
14 48 (25.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 47 (24.61%) DHCP
16 46 (24.08%) Windows Server 2008
17 45 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
18 40 (20.94%) WAN
19 37 (19.37%) SLA
20 35 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
21 34 (17.80%) Hyper-V
22 33 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2007
22 33 (17.28%) CCNP
22 33 (17.28%) Linux
23 29 (15.18%) Wireless
24 28 (14.66%) LAN
25 27 (14.14%) HP
26 26 (13.61%) Juniper
27 25 (13.09%) MPLS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 50 (26.18%) MS Exchange
2 35 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.09%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.09%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (2.09%) Apache
6 4 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.57%) Lync
8 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 65 (34.03%) TCP/IP
2 56 (29.32%) VPN
3 53 (27.75%) DNS
4 47 (24.61%) DHCP
5 40 (20.94%) WAN
6 29 (15.18%) Wireless
7 28 (14.66%) LAN
8 25 (13.09%) MPLS
9 21 (10.99%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (10.47%) Network Security
11 18 (9.42%) VLAN
11 18 (9.42%) VoIP
12 17 (8.90%) WLAN
13 11 (5.76%) Ethernet
14 10 (5.24%) BGP
15 9 (4.71%) HTTP
15 9 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (4.19%) SMTP
16 8 (4.19%) DASS2
16 8 (4.19%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.05%) MySQL
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MSI
1 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (6.28%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.71%) Aerospace
3 6 (3.14%) Finance
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Military
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (21.47%) Analyst
2 40 (20.94%) Network Engineer
3 22 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.47%) Support Engineer
5 16 (8.38%) Team Leader
6 15 (7.85%) Network Analyst
7 14 (7.33%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.81%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (6.81%) Service Analyst
8 13 (6.81%) Network Team Leader
9 10 (5.24%) Consultant
10 9 (4.71%) Administrator
11 8 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.19%) Network Consultant
11 8 (4.19%) Architect
11 8 (4.19%) Firewall Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Security Specialist
11 8 (4.19%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.66%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.14%) Web Services
2 3 (1.57%) CSS
3 2 (1.05%) .NET
4 1 (0.52%) COM
4 1 (0.52%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) LAMP
4 1 (0.52%) JSON
4 1 (0.52%) jQuery
4 1 (0.52%) HTML5
4 1 (0.52%) REST
4 1 (0.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.85%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (5.24%) CESG
6 9 (4.71%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.62%) BYOD
8 5 (2.62%) Statistics
8 5 (2.62%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.09%) Clustering
10 3 (1.57%) iPhone
10 3 (1.57%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 104 (54.45%) Windows
2 58 (30.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 48 (25.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (24.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (17.28%) Linux
6 15 (7.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (6.81%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.71%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.62%) CentOS
10 5 (2.62%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.09%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.05%) Android
13 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.52%) Debian
13 1 (0.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (38.74%) ITIL
2 18 (9.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (8.90%) SIEM
4 15 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (6.28%) Information Security
6 11 (5.76%) Change Management
7 10 (5.24%) Service Management
7 10 (5.24%) Network Design
8 9 (4.71%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.19%) ITSM
9 8 (4.19%) Network Management
10 7 (3.66%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.66%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.66%) Workflow
10 7 (3.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (3.66%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (3.14%) Use Case
11 6 (3.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.14%) Time Management
11 6 (3.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.85%) SQL
2 6 (3.14%) Python
2 6 (3.14%) Perl
3 5 (2.62%) Java
3 5 (2.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.57%) C++
5 2 (1.05%) C
6 1 (0.52%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) Ruby
6 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (38.22%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (28.80%) CCNA
3 50 (26.18%) Security Cleared
4 33 (17.28%) CCNP
5 21 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (10.99%) SC Cleared
6 19 (9.95%) CISSP
7 18 (9.42%) MCSE
8 14 (7.33%) Degree
9 7 (3.66%) CHFI
9 7 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (3.14%) DV Cleared
11 5 (2.62%) MCP
12 4 (2.09%) HND
12 4 (2.09%) MCSA
12 4 (2.09%) CCIE
13 3 (1.57%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (1.57%) CCSA
13 3 (1.57%) CCSE
14 2 (1.05%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.37%) SLA
2 12 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (6.28%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (27.23%) Active Directory
2 45 (23.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.80%) Hyper-V
4 25 (13.09%) VMware ESX
5 15 (7.85%) vSphere
6 11 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.14%) XenApp
8 5 (2.62%) KVM
8 5 (2.62%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.57%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.57%) Snort
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.52%) Firmware
10 1 (0.52%) Docker
10 1 (0.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (12.04%) SCCM
1 23 (12.04%) SCOM
2 22 (11.52%) HP SIM
3 18 (9.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 18 (9.42%) NetBackup
4 13 (6.81%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (3.14%) Puppet
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.52%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.52%) SCSM
6 1 (0.52%) Ansible
6 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 90 (47.12%) Cisco
2 81 (42.41%) VMware
3 64 (33.51%) Microsoft
4 27 (14.14%) HP
5 26 (13.61%) Juniper
6 18 (9.42%) Symantec
7 15 (7.85%) CheckPoint
8 12 (6.28%) Avaya
9 11 (5.76%) Citrix
9 11 (5.76%) SonicWALL
10 8 (4.19%) F5
10 8 (4.19%) Nortel
11 7 (3.66%) Dell
11 7 (3.66%) Siemens
12 6 (3.14%) Red Hat
12 6 (3.14%) Splunk
12 6 (3.14%) Trapeze
13 5 (2.62%) Barracuda Networks
14 4 (2.09%) Sourcefire
14 4 (2.09%) Proofpoint
Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago