Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 20 9
Rank change year-on-year -29 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 50 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.07% 9.77% 14.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.77% 36.50% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 104
Bracknell median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -13.27% +27.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,625 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 124 137 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.67% 26.76% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73 91 203
Bracknell median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +4.21%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Bracknell

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Bracknell

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Bracknell over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
4 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (29.63%) DNS
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) SIEM
7 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
8 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 5 (18.52%) Citrix
9 5 (18.52%) Security Operations
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
10 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (14.81%) Email Filtering
10 4 (14.81%) Web Filtering

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) G Suite
4 1 (3.70%) Akamai
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) DMZ
5 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) SNMP
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.70%) HSRP
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) NX-OS
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (25.93%) SIEM
3 5 (18.52%) Security Operations
4 4 (14.81%) Email Filtering
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security
4 4 (14.81%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Web Filtering
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Google Apps Script
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.11%) GCIH
4 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) CEH
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) SANS
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.70%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 2 (7.41%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.41%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CME
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.70%) Endace
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 5 (18.52%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.81%) LogRhythm
7 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.41%) F5
7 2 (7.41%) Google
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) Zscaler
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Prolexic
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas