The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 34 49
Rank change year-on-year -40 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 76 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.99% 7.71% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.05% 31.28% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 50
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,800 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 127 243 223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 13.57% 24.65% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 93 183 197
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Firewall in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 8 £47,500 +50.79%
Cheltenham -23 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cirencester -24 6 £46,250 -19.56% 2
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -
Stroud +2 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Moreton-in-Marsh - 2 £31,250 -
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
4 14 (34.15%) Linux
5 12 (29.27%) Cisco
6 10 (24.39%) SIEM
7 9 (21.95%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (21.95%) Wireless
7 9 (21.95%) VMware
8 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.07%) DNS
8 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
9 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
9 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
9 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (14.63%) Network Architecture
9 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (14.63%) Wireshark
9 6 (14.63%) Network Security
9 6 (14.63%) DHCP
9 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (14.63%) OSPF
9 6 (14.63%) BGP
10 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
10 5 (12.20%) Python
10 5 (12.20%) IIS
10 5 (12.20%) iPad

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
3 3 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
4 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Wireless
2 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.63%) BGP
3 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) Network Security
3 6 (14.63%) OSPF
3 6 (14.63%) Wireshark
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 3 (7.32%) FTP
5 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
5 3 (7.32%) Internet
5 3 (7.32%) IPv4
5 3 (7.32%) IPv6
5 3 (7.32%) SSL
5 3 (7.32%) Telnet
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.32%) HBase
1 3 (7.32%) Redis
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Redmine
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Military
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) IT Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (9.76%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Security Penetration Tester
4 4 (9.76%) Security Tester
4 4 (9.76%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) Doctrine
2 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) iPad
3 4 (9.76%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) EPoS
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Debian
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) SIEM
2 9 (21.95%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.63%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.76%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (9.76%) Security Management
5 3 (7.32%) Coaching
5 3 (7.32%) Data Encryption
5 3 (7.32%) Data Security
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 3 (7.32%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) C++
2 3 (7.32%) Go
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) Korn
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.76%) CCNA
4 4 (9.76%) CHECK Team Leader
4 4 (9.76%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (9.76%) GCIH
4 4 (9.76%) GIAC
5 3 (7.32%) CCNP
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CISSP
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.88%) SANS
7 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.44%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) Snort
3 3 (7.32%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) Samba
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) RSA enVision
2 3 (7.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (7.32%) Nessus
2 3 (7.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.88%) QRadar
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
5 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.76%) ArcSight
7 3 (7.32%) Dell
7 3 (7.32%) Google
7 3 (7.32%) LogLogic
7 3 (7.32%) LogRhythm
7 3 (7.32%) NetWitness
7 3 (7.32%) Splunk
7 3 (7.32%) Xerox
8 2 (4.88%) AlienVault
8 2 (4.88%) Avaya
8 2 (4.88%) BroadSoft
8 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Mitel
9 1 (2.44%) F5
9 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cirencester
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago