Period
to 18 November 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 19 17
Rank change year-on-year -47 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 63 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.51% 11.43% 13.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 43.75% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 51 71
Bracknell median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.05% +36.36%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% -7.62% +16.67%

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 130 144 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.11% 26.13% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 91 91 160
Bracknell median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,875 £27,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,750 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% +4.17%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Project Management
8 6 (33.33%) Internet
8 6 (33.33%) Wireless
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 6 (33.33%) Office 365
8 6 (33.33%) Network Management
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
9 5 (27.78%) Marketing
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (27.78%) SCCM
9 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (27.78%) SAP
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (27.78%) Electronics
9 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
9 5 (27.78%) Apple

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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) Akamai
5 1 (5.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
1 6 (33.33%) Wireless
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (27.78%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) SNMP
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Electronics
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EPoS
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) PKI
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Network Design
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Google Apps Script
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCSD
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MOS
3 1 (5.56%) SANS
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOrch
3 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco CME
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Apple
5 5 (27.78%) Meraki
5 5 (27.78%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Juniper
7 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 2 (11.11%) Symantec
8 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.56%) Google
8 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
8 1 (5.56%) Prolexic
8 1 (5.56%) SevOne
8 1 (5.56%) Zscaler