Period
to 27 October 2020

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 6 months to 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 54 58
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 97 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.66% 4.32% 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.41% 28.20% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 88 94
Median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,375 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £70,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 127 344 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.10% 15.32% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 98 297 271
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,350 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £64,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,617
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.86% +4.98%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firewall in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Firewall in Buckinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firewall in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 6 months to 27 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 23 £50,000 -4.76% 2
High Wycombe +21 5 £42,500 +1.19%
Chesham - 1 £45,000 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) VPN
3 15 (48.39%) Azure
3 15 (48.39%) Office 365
4 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 13 (41.94%) AWS
5 13 (41.94%) DevOps
6 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
6 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (38.71%) ITIL
7 11 (35.48%) Asset Management
8 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
8 10 (32.26%) SLA
8 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (32.26%) OneDrive
9 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (29.03%) Information Governance
9 9 (29.03%) Web Filtering
9 9 (29.03%) GDPR
9 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (29.03%) Forcepoint
9 9 (29.03%) Change Management
9 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (29.03%) Service Management
9 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
9 9 (29.03%) Supplier Management
9 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (29.03%) Network Management

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 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Azure
1 15 (48.39%) Office 365
2 13 (41.94%) AWS
3 10 (32.26%) OneDrive
4 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.23%) Cloudflare
5 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) VPN
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) NAS
4 4 (12.90%) Skype
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) BGP
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (6.45%) OSPF
6 2 (6.45%) SS7
6 2 (6.45%) SSH
6 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) GIS
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Core Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 11 (35.48%) Asset Management
4 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
5 9 (29.03%) Change Management
5 9 (29.03%) Data Protection
5 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (29.03%) Information Governance
5 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (29.03%) Network Management
5 9 (29.03%) Service Management
5 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (29.03%) Supplier Management
5 9 (29.03%) Web Filtering
6 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
8 5 (16.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) SLA
2 9 (29.03%) GDPR
2 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) CloudHub
2 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Forcepoint
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Dialogic
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) Infoblox
4 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.45%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.45%) Veeam
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) CA
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
5 1 (3.23%) Xero