Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 25 12
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 153 45 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 15.42% 7.84% 13.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 51.00% 37.50% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 81
Maidenhead median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,800 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,250 £71,500 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Maidenhead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 300 120 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 30.24% 20.91% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 163 91 154
Maidenhead median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,243 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Maidenhead

Firewall
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Maidenhead

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Maidenhead over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 102 (66.67%) LAN
2 99 (64.71%) WAN
3 94 (61.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 92 (60.13%) Microsoft
5 73 (47.71%) VMware
6 65 (42.48%) Oracle
7 63 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 62 (40.52%) Hyper-V
9 58 (37.91%) Middleware
10 55 (35.95%) SQL Server
11 51 (33.33%) Windows
12 50 (32.68%) Strategic Thinking
13 47 (30.72%) Linux
14 46 (30.07%) Cisco
14 46 (30.07%) PowerShell
15 39 (25.49%) Active Directory
16 38 (24.84%) CheckPoint
17 36 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
17 36 (23.53%) Windows Server
18 35 (22.88%) IBM Cloud
18 35 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (22.22%) Network Security
19 34 (22.22%) Logistics
20 32 (20.92%) Scrum
20 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
20 32 (20.92%) Bluemix
21 31 (20.26%) MCSE
21 31 (20.26%) Enterprise Architecture
22 30 (19.61%) Test Automation
22 30 (19.61%) Open Source

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 18 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 12 (7.84%) NServiceBus
3 10 (6.54%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.88%) IIS
5 8 (5.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (9.15%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 94 (61.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (22.88%) IBM Cloud
4 32 (20.92%) Bluemix
5 12 (7.84%) Office 365
6 3 (1.96%) SoftLayer
7 2 (1.31%) Akamai
7 2 (1.31%) IaaS
7 2 (1.31%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (66.67%) LAN
2 99 (64.71%) WAN
3 34 (22.22%) Network Security
4 26 (16.99%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (14.38%) DHCP
5 22 (14.38%) DNS
5 22 (14.38%) VPN
6 20 (13.07%) SAN
7 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 17 (11.11%) WLAN
9 15 (9.80%) MPLS
10 12 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (6.54%) DMVPN
12 7 (4.58%) BGP
12 7 (4.58%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (4.58%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (4.58%) IPsec
12 7 (4.58%) OSPF
13 6 (3.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (35.95%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.07%) Big Data
3 6 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.31%) Power BI
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (7.84%) Git (software)
1 12 (7.84%) Jenkins
1 12 (7.84%) Visual Studio
1 12 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (18.30%) Publishing
2 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.61%) Finance
4 3 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (39.87%) Architect
2 28 (18.30%) Cloud Architect
3 27 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 20 (13.07%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (12.42%) Senior Network Engineer
6 18 (11.76%) Data Centre Architect
6 18 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 18 (11.76%) Security Engineer
6 18 (11.76%) Virtualisation Architect
7 13 (8.50%) IT Support
7 13 (8.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 13 (8.50%) Senior Security Engineer
8 12 (7.84%) Automation Architect
8 12 (7.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (7.19%) Analyst
10 10 (6.54%) LAN Engineer
10 10 (6.54%) Security Architect
11 8 (5.23%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.23%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (37.91%) Middleware
2 16 (10.46%) JSON
3 10 (6.54%) .NET
4 8 (5.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.31%) Kafka
5 2 (1.31%) Node.js
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.95%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (14.38%) Data Centre
3 21 (13.73%) Public Cloud
4 18 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 18 (11.76%) Mainframe
5 13 (8.50%) Private Cloud
6 12 (7.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (6.54%) Management Information System
8 9 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 8 (5.23%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (2.61%) SCADA
12 3 (1.96%) Clustering
13 2 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (33.33%) Windows
2 47 (30.72%) Linux
3 36 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.61%) CentOS
4 4 (2.61%) DC/OS
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.61%) Unix
4 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.68%) Strategic Thinking
2 34 (22.22%) Logistics
3 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (20.92%) Scrum
4 31 (20.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 30 (19.61%) Open Source
5 30 (19.61%) Test Automation
6 28 (18.30%) Requirements Management
7 22 (14.38%) Configuration Management
8 21 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (13.07%) Analytics
9 20 (13.07%) Big Data Analytics
9 20 (13.07%) Data Analytics
10 19 (12.42%) High Availability
10 19 (12.42%) SIEM
11 18 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
12 16 (10.46%) Build Automation
12 16 (10.46%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (9.15%) ITIL
14 13 (8.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.07%) PowerShell
2 28 (18.30%) SQL
3 16 (10.46%) Python
4 14 (9.15%) C#
4 14 (9.15%) Java
5 12 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (20.26%) MCSE
3 28 (18.30%) MCSD
4 23 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (8.50%) CCIE
5 13 (8.50%) CCIE Security
5 13 (8.50%) Degree
6 10 (6.54%) CCNP
6 10 (6.54%) CISSP
7 9 (5.88%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 9 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (4.58%) CEH
9 5 (3.27%) CISM
10 4 (2.61%) Master's Degree
10 4 (2.61%) MCSA
11 3 (1.96%) CCDP
11 3 (1.96%) CCNA
11 3 (1.96%) CCSE
11 3 (1.96%) SSCP
12 1 (0.65%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.27%) PMO
3 1 (0.65%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (40.52%) Hyper-V
3 39 (25.49%) Active Directory
4 21 (13.73%) Docker
5 20 (13.07%) NFS
5 20 (13.07%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (13.07%) VMware NSX
6 12 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (3.92%) vSphere
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (11.76%) Ansible
1 18 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 18 (11.76%) vCenter Server
2 10 (6.54%) Puppet
3 9 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (5.88%) SCOM
4 7 (4.58%) CASB
5 4 (2.61%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (2.61%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (2.61%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.31%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.31%) Terraform
7 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 92 (60.13%) Microsoft
2 73 (47.71%) VMware
3 65 (42.48%) Oracle
4 46 (30.07%) Cisco
5 38 (24.84%) CheckPoint
6 22 (14.38%) IBM
7 18 (11.76%) CommVault
7 18 (11.76%) HP
7 18 (11.76%) Intel
7 18 (11.76%) Veeam
8 16 (10.46%) Aruba
9 15 (9.80%) SolarWinds
10 14 (9.15%) CyberArk
10 14 (9.15%) Palo Alto
11 13 (8.50%) Trend Micro
12 10 (6.54%) Riverbed
13 9 (5.88%) ServiceNow
14 8 (5.23%) Red Hat
15 6 (3.92%) Infoblox
15 6 (3.92%) NetQoS