Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 49 30
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.41% 6.15% 8.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.63% 34.67% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 58
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +10.53% +17.28%
10th Percentile £31,450 £35,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,500 £77,500 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 76 150 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 15.97% 17.73% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 71 132 160
Cheltenham median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% +10.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £70,000 £77,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (38.10%) DNS
4 8 (38.10%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) DHCP
4 8 (38.10%) HTTP
5 7 (33.33%) SMTP
5 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 7 (33.33%) PHP
5 7 (33.33%) Internet
5 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 7 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) Citrix
6 6 (28.57%) Advertising
7 5 (23.81%) Aerospace
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (23.81%) Forensic Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (19.05%) Office 365

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 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) HTTP
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
3 7 (33.33%) SMTP
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) NAS
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
8 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.76%) CodeSonar
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) git-flow
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Robot Framework
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 6 (28.57%) Advertising
2 5 (23.81%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Java EE
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) STL
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) Django
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (23.81%) Forensic Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.52%) Presales
4 2 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) API Design
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (33.33%) Perl
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCA
1 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) GIAC
4 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SANS
4 1 (4.76%) SSCP
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Salt
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) EqualLogic
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint