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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 6 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 79 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 9.48% 15.31% 4.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.23% 54.86% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 74 23
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 88 144 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 26.91% 27.91% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 64 127 97
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 47 (71.21%) Cisco
2 27 (40.91%) VMware
3 26 (39.39%) Windows
4 23 (34.85%) LAN
4 23 (34.85%) WAN
4 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
5 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
6 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
6 19 (28.79%) DV Cleared
6 19 (28.79%) Project Management
7 18 (27.27%) Network Design
7 18 (27.27%) Linux
8 17 (25.76%) Juniper
8 17 (25.76%) Degree
9 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (22.73%) Wireless
10 15 (22.73%) Validation
10 15 (22.73%) SIEM
11 13 (19.70%) vSphere
11 13 (19.70%) Office 365
11 13 (19.70%) vMotion
11 13 (19.70%) PKI
11 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
11 13 (19.70%) OWASP
11 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 13 (19.70%) VB
11 13 (19.70%) Oracle
12 12 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (18.18%) Finance
12 12 (18.18%) Fujitsu

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 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Apache
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.58%) JBoss
2 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) LAN
1 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
1 23 (34.85%) WAN
2 15 (22.73%) Wireless
3 12 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (16.67%) DNS
4 11 (16.67%) VoIP
5 10 (15.15%) DHCP
6 9 (13.64%) HTTP
7 6 (9.09%) SMTP
8 5 (7.58%) Network Security
8 5 (7.58%) SAN
9 4 (6.06%) Internet
9 4 (6.06%) VPN
10 3 (4.55%) Broadband
10 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.03%) BGP
11 2 (3.03%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.03%) RIP
11 2 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) DB2
2 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Network Support
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Middleware
2 3 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) PKI
2 6 (9.09%) iSeries
3 5 (7.58%) e-Health
4 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.55%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.09%) Solaris
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.06%) Unix
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) Debian
7 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Project Management
2 18 (27.27%) Network Design
3 15 (22.73%) SIEM
3 15 (22.73%) Validation
4 13 (19.70%) OWASP
4 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (13.64%) Fault Analysis
6 9 (13.64%) High Availability
6 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 6 (9.09%) Content Management
7 6 (9.09%) CRM
7 6 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (9.09%) Information Security
7 6 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (9.09%) SDLC
7 6 (9.09%) Social Engineering
8 5 (7.58%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
1 13 (19.70%) VB
2 9 (13.64%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) C
3 6 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (3.03%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.79%) DV Cleared
2 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
3 17 (25.76%) Degree
4 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (16.67%) CCDP
5 11 (16.67%) CCNP
5 11 (16.67%) CEH
5 11 (16.67%) CISSP
5 11 (16.67%) SANS
6 10 (15.15%) CCIE
7 6 (9.09%) CREST Certified
8 5 (7.58%) CCNA
9 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (3.03%) MCITP
10 2 (3.03%) MCSE
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.52%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) vSphere
2 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) vMotion
2 11 (16.67%) Endace
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
3 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 47 (71.21%) Cisco
2 27 (40.91%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Juniper
4 13 (19.70%) Oracle
5 12 (18.18%) Fujitsu
6 11 (16.67%) LogRhythm
7 10 (15.15%) GENBAND
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.55%) BEA
9 3 (4.55%) IBM
9 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.03%) Citrix
11 1 (1.52%) Adobe
11 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.52%) ComArch
11 1 (1.52%) Dell
11 1 (1.52%) F5
11 1 (1.52%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.52%) HP
11 1 (1.52%) Ipanema Technologies
Bracknell, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago