Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 54 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.81% 5.70% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.88% 32.91% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 52
Cheltenham median annual salary £34,250 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.38% -7.51% -8.95%
10th Percentile £22,600 £25,850 £37,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £54,500 £77,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +15.79%

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 66 79 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.06% 17.32% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 71 142
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,750 £23,775
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Coaching
3 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) CCNP
3 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (28.00%) HTTP
3 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (28.00%) OSPF
3 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (28.00%) QA
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) LTE
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (24.00%) 4G
4 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (24.00%) 2G
4 6 (24.00%) BGP-4
4 6 (24.00%) 3G
4 6 (24.00%) UMTS
4 6 (24.00%) GSM
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
4 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) IPv4

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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) OSPF
1 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (24.00%) 2G
2 6 (24.00%) 3G
2 6 (24.00%) 4G
2 6 (24.00%) BGP-4
2 6 (24.00%) GSM
2 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (24.00%) IPv4
2 6 (24.00%) IPv6
2 6 (24.00%) LTE
2 6 (24.00%) UMTS
2 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) IT Trainer
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Trainer
2 6 (24.00%) Trainer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Cybercrime
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (28.00%) Coaching
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Network Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design
6 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) OSINT
7 1 (4.00%) Presales
7 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Social Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CCNP
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) OSCE
3 1 (4.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) pfSense
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Splunk
4 2 (8.00%) Veeam
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Radware
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec