Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 71 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 -24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 2 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 1.74% 0.39% 6.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 2.38% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 53
Bournemouth median annual salary £36,250 £27,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.26% -5.26% -18.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £27,500 £33,750
Dorset median annual salary £31,320 £28,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year +11.86% -1.75% -18.57%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 84 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 16.55% 16.28% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 83 76 142
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.58% -18.57%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,625 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £75,625 £47,500
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -1.35% +12.12% -5.71%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bournemouth

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Bournemouth

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) SSCP
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) GIAC
2 3 (30.00%) PKI
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (30.00%) SIEM
1 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) GIAC
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) SSCP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Rapid7
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat