Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 97 89
Rank change year-on-year +44 -8 -31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 68 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.64% 2.44% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.82% 14.29% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 44
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,550 £34,300
90th Percentile £63,500 £49,925 £67,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -0.78%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 228 287 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.56% 17.10% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 165 176 218
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,951 £28,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,900 £62,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Windows Server
3 33 (48.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 30 (44.12%) VMware
5 26 (38.24%) Office 365
6 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
7 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (33.82%) Windows 10
9 21 (30.88%) Citrix
10 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 20 (29.41%) XenApp
10 20 (29.41%) XenDesktop
10 20 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
13 15 (22.06%) Law
13 15 (22.06%) Process Improvement
14 14 (20.59%) Cisco
14 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
15 13 (19.12%) DNS
15 13 (19.12%) ITIL
15 13 (19.12%) Sony
15 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
16 12 (17.65%) CCNP
17 11 (16.18%) SQL
17 11 (16.18%) Linux
17 11 (16.18%) VPN

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (38.24%) Office 365
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (10.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
2 13 (19.12%) DNS
3 11 (16.18%) VPN
4 10 (14.71%) DHCP
5 8 (11.76%) MPLS
6 6 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (8.82%) LAN
7 5 (7.35%) IPsec
7 5 (7.35%) PPTP
7 5 (7.35%) SAN
7 5 (7.35%) WAN
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.41%) Internet
9 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.94%) SSL
9 2 (2.94%) VoIP
9 2 (2.94%) Wireless
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.41%) OLTP
4 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
General
1 15 (22.06%) Law
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 10 (14.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (14.71%) Head of Infrastructure
2 9 (13.24%) Network Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Analyst
3 6 (8.82%) Associate Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 6 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (7.35%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Server Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) SIEM Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 4 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) HACMP
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) IVR
5 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Windows Server
3 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (33.82%) Windows 10
5 11 (16.18%) Linux
6 5 (7.35%) AIX
6 5 (7.35%) Solaris
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.41%) Unix
8 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.47%) VMS
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (22.06%) Process Improvement
4 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (19.12%) ITIL
5 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.24%) Network Management
6 9 (13.24%) SIEM
7 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (8.82%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (7.35%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.35%) Information Security
10 5 (7.35%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Secure Coding
10 5 (7.35%) Threat Modelling
11 4 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.65%) CCNP
3 6 (8.82%) CEH
3 6 (8.82%) GSEC
4 5 (7.35%) CISSP
5 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.94%) CCNA
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.94%) Degree
6 2 (2.94%) MCSA
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) CCIE
7 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) GCIH
7 1 (1.47%) MCP
7 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.47%) PMP
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) GDPR
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 20 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
1 20 (29.41%) XenApp
1 20 (29.41%) XenDesktop
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) GPFS
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (4.41%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) VMware
2 21 (30.88%) Citrix
3 14 (20.59%) Cisco
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 13 (19.12%) Sony
5 8 (11.76%) NetApp
6 6 (8.82%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.88%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.41%) Brocade
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) EMC
8 3 (4.41%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) IBM
8 3 (4.41%) Intel
8 3 (4.41%) NEC
8 3 (4.41%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard