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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 39 41
Rank change year-on-year -36 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 42 76 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.84% 5.25% 5.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 24.05% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 87
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £60,260
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -1.19%  

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 280 316 421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.94% 21.82% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 198 257 322
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +2 20 £35,000 -17.64% 5
High Wycombe -4 7 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £38,000 -
Chalfont St Giles - 1 £65,000 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 35 (51.47%) Cisco
2 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 26 (38.24%) VPN
4 24 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (33.82%) Windows
6 19 (27.94%) CCNP
7 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (23.53%) Python
9 15 (22.06%) Linux
9 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (20.59%) DevOps
10 14 (20.59%) Opsview
10 14 (20.59%) SDLC
10 14 (20.59%) Task Automation
10 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
10 14 (20.59%) Web Development
10 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
10 14 (20.59%) Office 365
10 14 (20.59%) OSPF
10 14 (20.59%) BGP
10 14 (20.59%) Nagios
10 14 (20.59%) VMware
10 14 (20.59%) Ruby
11 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
11 13 (19.12%) CCIE
11 13 (19.12%) Citrix
11 13 (19.12%) Puppet
11 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (17.65%) Network Design

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 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.88%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.59%) Office 365
3 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.24%) VPN
2 14 (20.59%) BGP
2 14 (20.59%) OSPF
3 11 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (16.18%) Multicast
3 11 (16.18%) Software-Defined Networking
4 10 (14.71%) IGMP
4 10 (14.71%) LAN
4 10 (14.71%) SAN
5 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
5 9 (13.24%) WAN
6 5 (7.35%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (5.88%) Network Security
7 4 (5.88%) PABX
7 4 (5.88%) Wireless
8 3 (4.41%) Broadband
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.41%) DHCP
8 3 (4.41%) DNS
8 3 (4.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Burp Suite
1 2 (2.94%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.47%) Ant
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
1 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 11 (16.18%) IP Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Design Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) IP Design Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) IP Network Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Network Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Network Design Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) IP Architect
6 8 (11.76%) IT Support
7 7 (10.29%) Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Administrator
8 6 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) Support Consultant
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Support
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.88%) Replication
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Windows
2 15 (22.06%) Linux
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.94%) Kali Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) DevOps
1 14 (20.59%) SDLC
1 14 (20.59%) Task Automation
1 14 (20.59%) Web Development
2 12 (17.65%) Network Design
3 11 (16.18%) ITIL
4 10 (14.71%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (10.29%) Network Management
6 5 (7.35%) Information Security
6 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.88%) Patch Management
7 4 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.94%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (2.94%) Security Patching
8 2 (2.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) Python
2 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
2 14 (20.59%) Ruby
3 2 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) Perl
3 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.94%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (27.94%) CCNP
3 13 (19.12%) CCIE
4 8 (11.76%) MCSE
4 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.82%) MCSA
6 5 (7.35%) MCP
6 5 (7.35%) VTSP
7 3 (4.41%) CCNA
8 2 (2.94%) CCSA
8 2 (2.94%) CCSE
8 2 (2.94%) CISM
8 2 (2.94%) CISSP
8 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.47%) OSCP
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (20.59%) Nagios
2 14 (20.59%) Opsview
3 13 (19.12%) Puppet
4 5 (7.35%) Backup Exec
5 4 (5.88%) SCCM
6 1 (1.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Cisco
2 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) VMware
4 13 (19.12%) Citrix
5 5 (7.35%) Veeam
6 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.94%) Brocade
6 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (2.94%) F5
6 2 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.47%) FireEye
7 1 (1.47%) GFI Software
7 1 (1.47%) Meraki
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle
7 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Ubiquiti
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverton, Buckinghamshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum Benefits and car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum Benefits and car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago