Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 97 105
Rank change year-on-year +67 +8 -39
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 114 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.05% 2.18% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 13.81% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 22 24
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,472 £26,625 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £49,250 £73,125
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -13.33% -

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 323 268 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.99% 15.76% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 234 147 183
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,951 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,375 £62,500 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 63 (55.26%) Windows
2 54 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 51 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 50 (43.86%) TCP/IP
4 50 (43.86%) VMware
5 47 (41.23%) Problem-Solving
5 47 (41.23%) Office 365
6 44 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (38.60%) Citrix
7 42 (36.84%) Windows 10
8 37 (32.46%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (32.46%) XenApp
8 37 (32.46%) XenDesktop
9 31 (27.19%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (27.19%) Finance
10 28 (24.56%) Cisco
11 27 (23.68%) ITIL
11 27 (23.68%) Legal
12 24 (21.05%) Law
12 24 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (19.30%) SIEM
13 22 (19.30%) VPN
14 21 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
16 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
16 18 (15.79%) CCNP
17 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
18 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (12.28%) Juniper

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 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 47 (41.23%) Office 365
2 24 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (43.86%) TCP/IP
2 22 (19.30%) VPN
3 13 (11.40%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (8.77%) DHCP
4 10 (8.77%) DNS
4 10 (8.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (7.02%) MPLS
6 7 (6.14%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (6.14%) VoIP
7 6 (5.26%) LAN
8 5 (4.39%) HTTP
8 5 (4.39%) VLAN
8 5 (4.39%) WAN
9 4 (3.51%) IPsec
9 4 (3.51%) PPTP
9 4 (3.51%) SMTP
10 3 (2.63%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.63%) Wireless
11 2 (1.75%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Burp Suite
1 3 (2.63%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (27.19%) Finance
2 27 (23.68%) Legal
3 24 (21.05%) Law
4 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (15.79%) Team Leader
2 17 (14.91%) Network Engineer
3 16 (14.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (12.28%) Head of Infrastructure
4 14 (12.28%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Support
5 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 13 (11.40%) Support Team Leader
6 10 (8.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Service Manager
6 10 (8.77%) SIEM Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Associate Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Middleware
1 1 (0.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.63%) Cyberattack
3 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.88%) IVR
5 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (55.26%) Windows
2 54 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 44 (38.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (36.84%) Windows 10
5 11 (9.65%) Linux
6 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.14%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.39%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.63%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.88%) CentOS
11 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.88%) VMS
11 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 47 (41.23%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (23.68%) ITIL
4 22 (19.30%) SIEM
5 21 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (11.40%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (11.40%) Incident Management
7 12 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.65%) Process Improvement
9 10 (8.77%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (8.77%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (8.77%) Secure Coding
9 10 (8.77%) Threat Modelling
10 9 (7.89%) Information Security
11 8 (7.02%) ITIL V3
12 7 (6.14%) Network Management
12 7 (6.14%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (6.14%) Time Management
13 6 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
13 6 (5.26%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.65%) SQL
2 3 (2.63%) Perl
2 3 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (27.19%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.79%) CCNP
3 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 13 (11.40%) CISSP
5 10 (8.77%) CEH
5 10 (8.77%) GSEC
6 7 (6.14%) Degree
7 6 (5.26%) CCNA
8 5 (4.39%) MCSA
8 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (2.63%) CISM
10 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.88%) CCIE
12 1 (0.88%) MCP
12 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.51%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (32.46%) VMware ESXi
1 37 (32.46%) XenApp
1 37 (32.46%) XenDesktop
2 21 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (17.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.88%) Docker
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (3.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (3.51%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (2.63%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.88%) QRadar
4 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 50 (43.86%) VMware
2 44 (38.60%) Citrix
3 28 (24.56%) Cisco
4 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.28%) Juniper
6 13 (11.40%) Palo Alto
6 13 (11.40%) Sony
7 12 (10.53%) F5
7 12 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 8 (7.02%) Aruba
9 7 (6.14%) WatchGuard
10 4 (3.51%) Darktrace
10 4 (3.51%) McAfee
11 3 (2.63%) Avaya
11 3 (2.63%) NetApp
12 2 (1.75%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.75%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (1.75%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.88%) Meraki
13 1 (0.88%) SonicWALL