Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 57 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10 -38
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 36 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.95% 3.57% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 42.00% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 13
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £20,400
90th Percentile £66,750 £78,750 £61,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% -4.76%

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 90 50 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 17.37% 8.49% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 74 40 52
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +3.45% -14.71%
10th Percentile £27,575 £27,325 £19,500
90th Percentile £69,625 £70,875 £56,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%

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 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 23 (63.89%) Windows
3 22 (61.11%) Cisco
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (44.44%) ITIL
6 16 (44.44%) Linux
7 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
7 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
7 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
8 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (33.33%) Docker
8 12 (33.33%) Kubernetes
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (33.33%) DNS
8 12 (33.33%) JIRA
8 12 (33.33%) Scrum
9 11 (30.56%) MCSE
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (25.00%) CCNA
11 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (25.00%) VPN
11 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (22.22%) Windows Server

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 (19.44%) Confluence
1 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Spark
3 5 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (22.22%) Office 365
4 5 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (13.89%) OneDrive
4 5 (13.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.00%) VPN
3 7 (19.44%) DHCP
3 7 (19.44%) VLAN
3 7 (19.44%) VSAN
4 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (16.67%) Skype
5 5 (13.89%) DSL
5 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
5 5 (13.89%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
6 4 (11.11%) MPLS
6 4 (11.11%) OpenVPN
6 4 (11.11%) OSPF
6 4 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.56%) BGP
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.78%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 12 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
2 5 (13.89%) git-flow
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.33%) Games
1 3 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Project Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Support
5 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.89%) GraphQL
1 5 (13.89%) Kafka
1 5 (13.89%) Node.js
1 5 (13.89%) React
1 5 (13.89%) REST
1 5 (13.89%) Spring
1 5 (13.89%) Spring MVC
1 5 (13.89%) Vue.js
2 3 (8.33%) Software Packaging
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
1 5 (13.89%) Cybercrime
2 3 (8.33%) Blog
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.67%) CentOS
5 5 (13.89%) Android
5 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Debian
6 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
6 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) API Design
7 5 (13.89%) Break/Fix
7 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.89%) Kanban
7 5 (13.89%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.89%) C
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (30.56%) MCSE
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (25.00%) CCNA
5 7 (19.44%) Degree
5 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
6 5 (13.89%) CCNP
6 5 (13.89%) CISSP
6 5 (13.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (13.89%) GIAC
6 5 (13.89%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (13.89%) MCITP
6 5 (13.89%) MCSA
6 5 (13.89%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (13.89%) SANS
6 5 (13.89%) SSCP
7 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
3 12 (33.33%) Docker
4 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 7 (19.44%) Ansible
2 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 22 (61.11%) Cisco
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) Veeam
5 6 (16.67%) Draytek
5 6 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix
6 5 (13.89%) Google
6 5 (13.89%) HP
6 5 (13.89%) Sophos
7 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 4 (11.11%) SonicWALL
8 3 (8.33%) Dell
8 3 (8.33%) F5
8 3 (8.33%) Juniper
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat