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

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 65 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -36 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 15 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.72% 3.36% 8.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.68% 21.74% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 74
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +23.19%
10th Percentile £29,600 £20,800 £28,525
90th Percentile £78,750 £60,000 £76,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +23.53%

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 59 69 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.13% 15.44% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 182
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £24,300 £19,500 £28,175
90th Percentile £71,750 £56,000 £66,125
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +20.57%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (41.67%) Office 365
4 10 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) HTTP
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) C
7 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
7 7 (29.17%) SAN
8 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (25.00%) Back Office
8 6 (25.00%) VoIP
8 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) Dell
8 6 (25.00%) EMC
8 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
8 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 5 (20.83%) Coaching

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 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (41.67%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (33.33%) HTTP
3 7 (29.17%) SAN
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) VoIP
5 5 (20.83%) Ethernet
5 5 (20.83%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) OSPF
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (16.67%) 2G
6 4 (16.67%) 3G
6 4 (16.67%) BGP-4
6 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
6 4 (16.67%) IPv4
6 4 (16.67%) IPv6
6 4 (16.67%) SMTP
6 4 (16.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Back Office
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) IT Trainer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Trainer
3 4 (16.67%) Trainer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (20.83%) Coaching
3 4 (16.67%) Behavioural Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) SIEM
6 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C
2 4 (16.67%) C++
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) pfSense
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Dell
3 6 (25.00%) EMC
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (12.50%) Splunk
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Radware
6 1 (4.17%) Sophos
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam