Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 63 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.23% 13.56% 11.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.37% 46.53% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 118
Bracknell median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +36.36% +6.94%
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,250 £27,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% +7.14%

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 142 202 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.31% 29.15% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 88 163 213
Bracknell median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £23,013 £26,900 £26,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £55,800
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 32 (50.79%) Cisco
2 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (36.51%) Degree
3 23 (36.51%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (31.75%) VMware
5 19 (30.16%) TCP/IP
6 18 (28.57%) VPN
6 18 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (28.57%) Network Security
7 17 (26.98%) Threat Intelligence
7 17 (26.98%) CEH
8 16 (25.40%) Windows
8 16 (25.40%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 15 (23.81%) CCNP
9 15 (23.81%) Information Security
10 14 (22.22%) IPsec
10 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 14 (22.22%) DNS
10 14 (22.22%) ITIL
10 14 (22.22%) VoIP
10 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 14 (22.22%) SIEM
11 13 (20.63%) Project Management
11 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
12 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
12 12 (19.05%) 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 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) SaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.76%) G Suite
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (30.16%) TCP/IP
3 18 (28.57%) Network Security
3 18 (28.57%) VPN
4 14 (22.22%) DNS
4 14 (22.22%) IPsec
4 14 (22.22%) VoIP
5 11 (17.46%) LAN
5 11 (17.46%) WAN
6 9 (14.29%) HTTP
6 9 (14.29%) Internet
6 9 (14.29%) SMTP
7 8 (12.70%) VLAN
7 8 (12.70%) Wireless
8 7 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 6 (9.52%) SSL
10 4 (6.35%) BGP
10 4 (6.35%) EIGRP
10 4 (6.35%) RIP
10 4 (6.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Ant
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.59%) Maven
1 1 (1.59%) SonarQube
1 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Consultant
4 10 (15.87%) Security Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) IT Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) IT Security Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Network Security Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Telecoms Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) ModSecurity
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) DHTML
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
3 1 (1.59%) SOAP
3 1 (1.59%) Spring
3 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.59%) Struts
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.70%) iSeries
4 7 (11.11%) Machine to Machine
4 7 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (7.94%) Clustering
5 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.70%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Unix
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Kalman Filter
2 18 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (26.98%) Threat Intelligence
4 15 (23.81%) Information Security
5 14 (22.22%) ITIL
5 14 (22.22%) SIEM
6 13 (20.63%) Project Management
7 12 (19.05%) Web Filtering
8 11 (17.46%) Email Filtering
9 10 (15.87%) Presales
10 9 (14.29%) Content Management
10 9 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
10 9 (14.29%) Security Operations
11 8 (12.70%) Cryptanalysis
11 8 (12.70%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (12.70%) SDLC
11 8 (12.70%) Security Architecture
11 8 (12.70%) Social Engineering
11 8 (12.70%) Time Management
12 6 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.35%) Java
2 4 (6.35%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) Google Apps Script
3 3 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) Degree
2 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (26.98%) CEH
4 15 (23.81%) CCNP
4 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 11 (17.46%) DV Cleared
7 10 (15.87%) CCNA
8 9 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
8 9 (14.29%) GSEC
8 9 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
9 8 (12.70%) CISSP
9 8 (12.70%) GIAC
9 8 (12.70%) SSCP
10 6 (9.52%) CCDP
10 6 (9.52%) CCIE
11 4 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (12.70%) ISO 9001
2 8 (12.70%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.59%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Cisco
2 20 (31.75%) VMware
3 11 (17.46%) Oracle
4 10 (15.87%) GENBAND
5 8 (12.70%) Juniper
5 8 (12.70%) LogRhythm
5 8 (12.70%) Splunk
6 7 (11.11%) BT
6 7 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 5 (7.94%) F5
8 3 (4.76%) Google
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.76%) ScanSafe
9 2 (3.17%) Apple
10 1 (1.59%) Citrix
10 1 (1.59%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.59%) NetApp