Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 39 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 38 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.49% 6.25% 4.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.56% 33.93% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 14
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +10.88% -8.13%
10th Percentile £28,700 £25,250 £29,775
90th Percentile £56,875 £57,500 £78,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% -10.00% +12.50%

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 36 112 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.43% 18.42% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 96 42
Median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% +20.00% +4.90%
10th Percentile £23,375 £27,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +8.43%

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 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
4 6 (54.55%) AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) NAS
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Automation
6 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (36.36%) DevOps
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Ansible
7 3 (27.27%) Docker
7 3 (27.27%) Firmware
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) PLM
8 2 (18.18%) Azure

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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) FreeBSD
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) CAD
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) PLM
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (9.09%) Release Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) Docker
3 3 (27.27%) Firmware
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) IBM