The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 59 54
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 66 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.99% 3.74% 4.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.29% 18.86% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 58 66
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.58% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,750 £60,000
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 248 350 329
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.61% 19.85% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 181 282 245
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 18 £40,000 -5.88% 6
High Wycombe -7 5 £28,750 -36.11% 1
Aylesbury +18 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Buckingham - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 36 (47.37%) Cisco
2 35 (46.05%) VPN
3 25 (32.89%) Windows
4 22 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (28.95%) DevOps
5 20 (26.32%) Hyper-V
5 20 (26.32%) Linux
5 20 (26.32%) Python
5 20 (26.32%) LAN
6 19 (25.00%) Nagios
6 19 (25.00%) Ruby
6 19 (25.00%) Web Development
6 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 19 (25.00%) Opsview
6 19 (25.00%) SDLC
6 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (23.68%) Puppet
7 18 (23.68%) WAN
8 17 (22.37%) DNS
8 17 (22.37%) Finance
8 17 (22.37%) Windows Server
9 16 (21.05%) CCNP
10 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
10 15 (19.74%) Network Security
11 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
12 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
13 12 (15.79%) ITIL
14 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
14 11 (14.47%) MPLS
14 11 (14.47%) VMware

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.58%) IIS
4 5 (6.58%) JBoss
4 5 (6.58%) WildFly
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.05%) VPN
2 20 (26.32%) LAN
3 18 (23.68%) WAN
4 17 (22.37%) DNS
5 15 (19.74%) Network Security
6 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (14.47%) MPLS
8 10 (13.16%) DHCP
8 10 (13.16%) SAN
8 10 (13.16%) Wireless
9 7 (9.21%) SSL
10 6 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (7.89%) FTP
10 6 (7.89%) VPLS
11 5 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.26%) IPsec
12 4 (5.26%) VoIP
13 3 (3.95%) BGP
13 3 (3.95%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 17 (22.37%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) Administrator
2 11 (14.47%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (13.16%) Cloud Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) DevOps Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 7 (9.21%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) LAN Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) WAN Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) JSON
1 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Clustering
2 5 (6.58%) PKI
2 5 (6.58%) Replication
3 3 (3.95%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.95%) IVR
4 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) BYOD
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 20 (26.32%) Linux
3 17 (22.37%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) DevOps
2 19 (25.00%) SDLC
2 19 (25.00%) Web Development
3 12 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (7.89%) Capacity Management
4 6 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 6 (7.89%) Time Management
5 5 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.26%) Information Security
6 4 (5.26%) Network Design
6 4 (5.26%) Network Management
6 4 (5.26%) Operations Management
7 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.95%) Matrix Management
7 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.95%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.63%) Presales
8 2 (2.63%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) Python
2 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 19 (25.00%) Ruby
3 9 (11.84%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (21.05%) CCNP
3 7 (9.21%) CCIE
3 7 (9.21%) CCNA
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.95%) Degree
6 2 (2.63%) CCSE
6 2 (2.63%) MCP
6 2 (2.63%) MCSA
6 2 (2.63%) MCSE
6 2 (2.63%) VTSP
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.32%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 20 (26.32%) Hyper-V
2 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.95%) ProxySG
5 3 (3.95%) XenApp
6 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Nagios
1 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (25.00%) Opsview
2 18 (23.68%) Puppet
3 3 (3.95%) SCCM
4 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.63%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Cisco
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) VMware
4 10 (13.16%) CheckPoint
5 7 (9.21%) Citrix
6 6 (7.89%) EqualLogic
6 6 (7.89%) F5
6 6 (7.89%) SolarWinds
6 6 (7.89%) SonicWALL
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle
8 4 (5.26%) NetApp
9 3 (3.95%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.95%) Dell
10 2 (2.63%) Aruba
10 2 (2.63%) Juniper
10 2 (2.63%) Mitel
10 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.63%) Veeam
11 1 (1.32%) IronPort
11 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £48k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago