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

Firewall
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 21 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 50 73 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 8.68% 10.15% 14.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.97% 39.89% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 137
Bracknell median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,250 £37,100 £34,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £57,500 £58,400
Berkshire median annual salary £47,750 £52,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year -9.05% +6.60% +9.44%

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 143 183 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 24.83% 25.45% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 98 130 260
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +16.22%
10th Percentile £30,775 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,875 £57,500 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 22 (44.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.00%) ITIL
3 15 (30.00%) Degree
3 15 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
4 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (26.00%) Internet
5 12 (24.00%) Solaris
5 12 (24.00%) Information Security
5 12 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (22.00%) VPN
6 11 (22.00%) Juniper
6 11 (22.00%) CCNA
7 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (20.00%) LAN
7 10 (20.00%) WAN
7 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 10 (20.00%) Change Management
7 10 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 10 (20.00%) Network Security
7 10 (20.00%) F5
8 9 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (18.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 9 (18.00%) Presales
8 9 (18.00%) CEH
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle

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 (8.00%) Apache
1 4 (8.00%) IIS
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.00%) G Suite
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (26.00%) Internet
3 11 (22.00%) VPN
4 10 (20.00%) LAN
4 10 (20.00%) Network Security
4 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (20.00%) WAN
5 8 (16.00%) DNS
5 8 (16.00%) HTTP
5 8 (16.00%) SMTP
6 7 (14.00%) Wireless
7 4 (8.00%) DHCP
7 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
7 4 (8.00%) VoIP
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.00%) IPsec
8 3 (6.00%) NX-OS
9 2 (4.00%) DMZ
9 2 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Ant
2 4 (8.00%) Maven
2 4 (8.00%) SonarQube
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Security Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) IT Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Architect
7 5 (10.00%) AWS Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Developer
8 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Telecoms Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Middleware
2 4 (8.00%) CSS
2 4 (8.00%) DHTML
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.00%) jQuery
2 4 (8.00%) LAMP
2 4 (8.00%) SOAP
2 4 (8.00%) Spring
2 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (8.00%) Struts
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) XML
3 3 (6.00%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.00%) iSeries
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Clustering
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (6.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Solaris
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (24.00%) Information Security
3 12 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (20.00%) Change Management
4 10 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 9 (18.00%) Presales
5 9 (18.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 8 (16.00%) Content Management
6 8 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) SIEM
7 7 (14.00%) Cryptanalysis
7 7 (14.00%) SDLC
7 7 (14.00%) Social Engineering
8 6 (12.00%) Web Filtering
9 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.00%) Email Filtering
9 5 (10.00%) Security Operations
10 4 (8.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Java
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) Google Apps Script
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (22.00%) CCNA
4 9 (18.00%) CEH
5 7 (14.00%) CCNP
6 6 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 5 (10.00%) GSEC
7 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.00%) CISSP
8 4 (8.00%) GIAC
8 4 (8.00%) SSCP
9 2 (4.00%) CCIE
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) NIST 800
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Juniper
4 10 (20.00%) F5
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle
6 5 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.00%) Splunk
8 3 (6.00%) LogRhythm
9 2 (4.00%) Apple
9 2 (4.00%) Google
9 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.00%) Citrix
10 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.00%) NetApp
10 1 (2.00%) ScanSafe