Period
to 27 April 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 27 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 60 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 17 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.91% 3.24% 7.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.83% 21.25% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 70
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +23.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,300 £27,825
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,000 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%

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 46 80 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.19% 15.27% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 176
Cheltenham median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +28.79%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £64,375 £63,750 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% +2.98% +18.31%

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 27 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (45.45%) Office 365
6 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (31.82%) VoIP
8 7 (31.82%) HP
8 7 (31.82%) Dell
8 7 (31.82%) SAN
9 6 (27.27%) EMC
9 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
9 6 (27.27%) Back Office
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) Python
9 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
9 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
9 6 (27.27%) Nimble Storage
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (22.73%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing

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 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) VoIP
3 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) HTTP
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 3 (13.64%) Internet
6 3 (13.64%) SMTP
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) VPN
8 1 (4.55%) WAN
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.09%) CodeSonar
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) git-flow
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) Robot Framework
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.09%) Django
1 2 (9.09%) Java EE
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
1 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
1 2 (9.09%) STL
2 1 (4.55%) SAML
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Android
6 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (22.73%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Behavioural Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (9.09%) API Design
3 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Kanban
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) C
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) GDPR
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Docker
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Salt
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) Dell
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) EMC
5 6 (27.27%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) ConnectWise
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) New Relic
8 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Sophos