Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 62 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 167 171 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.47% 4.31% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.06% 24.71% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 111 153 154
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,638 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -4.71% +6.25%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 793 692 834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.24% 17.42% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 630 574 701
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.76% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,175 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +5.43%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
Cambridge -20 103 £40,500 +11.72% 5
Peterborough +2 34 £35,000 -
Huntingdon +16 13 £31,500 -8.70%
Wisbech - 6 £19,000 -
Firewall
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 91 (54.49%) Windows
2 64 (38.32%) VMware
3 61 (36.53%) Cisco
4 55 (32.93%) Windows Server
5 48 (28.74%) Linux
6 43 (25.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (23.95%) Active Directory
8 38 (22.75%) Degree
9 35 (20.96%) Microsoft
10 32 (19.16%) Hyper-V
11 30 (17.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (16.17%) Mathematics
13 25 (14.97%) HP
13 25 (14.97%) Veeam
14 24 (14.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (13.77%) Data Centre
16 22 (13.17%) Perl
16 22 (13.17%) Python
16 22 (13.17%) Computer Science
16 22 (13.17%) Network Security
17 21 (12.57%) Software Engineering
17 21 (12.57%) VPN
17 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
17 21 (12.57%) Cisco Certification
18 20 (11.98%) BGP
18 20 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (11.98%) Office 365
19 19 (11.38%) SAN
19 19 (11.38%) CheckPoint
19 19 (11.38%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 19 (11.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.79%) IIS
3 7 (4.19%) Apache
4 6 (3.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (11.98%) Office 365
2 14 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.17%) Network Security
2 21 (12.57%) VPN
3 20 (11.98%) BGP
4 19 (11.38%) SAN
5 17 (10.18%) VLAN
5 17 (10.18%) WAN
6 16 (9.58%) OSPF
7 15 (8.98%) LAN
8 13 (7.78%) DNS
9 12 (7.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (7.19%) TCP/IP
10 11 (6.59%) Wireless
11 10 (5.99%) NAS
12 9 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (5.39%) EIGRP
12 9 (5.39%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (4.79%) SSL
13 8 (4.79%) VoIP
14 6 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.60%) JIRA
1 1 (0.60%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.19%) Retail
3 5 (2.99%) Law
4 3 (1.80%) Military
5 2 (1.20%) Finance
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (19.76%) Analyst
2 28 (16.77%) Graduate
3 26 (15.57%) Network Engineer
4 23 (13.77%) Consultant
5 22 (13.17%) Technical Consultant
6 18 (10.78%) Network Analyst
7 17 (10.18%) IT Support
8 16 (9.58%) Administrator
8 16 (9.58%) Graduate Consultant
8 16 (9.58%) Graduate Technical Consultant
8 16 (9.58%) Security Analyst
9 15 (8.98%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (8.38%) Infrastructure Support
11 12 (7.19%) Network Security Analyst
12 11 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (6.59%) Support Engineer
13 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 9 (5.39%) Support Analyst
14 8 (4.79%) IT Manager
14 8 (4.79%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.99%) Catalyst
1 5 (2.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.17%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.99%) HP Storage
5 6 (3.59%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.59%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.99%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.40%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.80%) CCTV
8 3 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.20%) Clustering
9 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.20%) iPad
10 1 (0.60%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.60%) NHS
10 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 91 (54.49%) Windows
2 55 (32.93%) Windows Server
3 48 (28.74%) Linux
4 30 (17.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (14.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (8.38%) Unix
7 9 (5.39%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.80%) Debian
10 1 (0.60%) Solaris
10 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.17%) Mathematics
2 21 (12.57%) Software Engineering
3 18 (10.78%) Presales
4 16 (9.58%) Physics
5 14 (8.38%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (8.38%) ITIL
6 13 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (7.78%) Information Security
7 7 (4.19%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (4.19%) Project Management
8 6 (3.59%) Business Continuity
8 6 (3.59%) Database Security
8 6 (3.59%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.59%) SIEM
9 5 (2.99%) Application Virtualisation
9 5 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (2.99%) Network Management
9 5 (2.99%) SDLC
9 5 (2.99%) Service Management
9 5 (2.99%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.17%) Perl
1 22 (13.17%) Python
2 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (10.18%) PowerShell
4 16 (9.58%) Java
4 16 (9.58%) Ruby
5 5 (2.99%) C
5 5 (2.99%) C++
5 5 (2.99%) SQL
6 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (22.75%) Degree
2 21 (12.57%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.19%) CCNP
4 11 (6.59%) CCNA
5 9 (5.39%) MCSE
5 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.79%) MCP
7 6 (3.59%) CCIE
7 6 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.99%) MCSA
9 4 (2.40%) JNCIE
10 3 (1.80%) VTSP
11 2 (1.20%) CISSP
11 2 (1.20%) LPIC
11 2 (1.20%) RHCE
11 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.60%) CEH
12 1 (0.60%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.19%) SLA
2 5 (2.99%) QA
3 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (25.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (23.95%) Active Directory
3 32 (19.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.99%) Docker
4 5 (2.99%) Firmware
4 5 (2.99%) KVM
4 5 (2.99%) LXC
4 5 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.80%) iptables
6 3 (1.80%) pfSense
6 3 (1.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) SCCM
1 7 (4.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (3.59%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.99%) SCOM
4 2 (1.20%) Nessus
4 2 (1.20%) Puppet
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.60%) Nmap
5 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (38.32%) VMware
2 61 (36.53%) Cisco
3 35 (20.96%) Microsoft
4 25 (14.97%) HP
4 25 (14.97%) Veeam
5 19 (11.38%) CheckPoint
6 14 (8.38%) Citrix
6 14 (8.38%) Juniper
6 14 (8.38%) WatchGuard
7 10 (5.99%) Brocade
8 9 (5.39%) Meraki
9 8 (4.79%) Apple
9 8 (4.79%) NETGEAR
10 7 (4.19%) Avaya
10 7 (4.19%) F5
10 7 (4.19%) SolarWinds
10 7 (4.19%) Sophos
11 6 (3.59%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.99%) Riverbed
12 5 (2.99%) Vyatta
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