Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 38 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 25 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.26% 5.12% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.14% 39.06% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 21
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,850 £25,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £38,750 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.36% -5.00% +7.14%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 73 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.15% 13.11% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 39
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £27,075 £25,350 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,891 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.94% +1.98% +3.45%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firewall in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 16 (72.73%) Linux
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Python
2 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) HTTP
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) SMTP
5 7 (31.82%) Solaris
5 7 (31.82%) PHP
5 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 7 (31.82%) AWS
6 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) CCNA
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Forensic Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Behavioural Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (22.73%) Juniper

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) HTTP
2 8 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) Internet
3 7 (31.82%) SMTP
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
5 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 5 (22.73%) OSPF
6 4 (18.18%) BGP
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) RSVP
6 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 3 (13.64%) NAS
8 2 (9.09%) VSAN
9 1 (4.55%) IPsec
9 1 (4.55%) SSL
9 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Impala
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket Server
3 1 (4.55%) git-flow
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Incident Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
5 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (27.27%) Behavioural Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Forensic Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
6 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (18.18%) Network Design
7 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) Change Management
9 1 (4.55%) Information Security
9 1 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
2 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) R
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCNA
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.55%) GIAC
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.55%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
4 1 (4.55%) SSCP
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
4 1 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) vRealize
3 1 (4.55%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) Oozie
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Meraki
5 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk