Period
to 18 March 2019

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

Firewall
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 57 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 65 76 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.39% 4.78% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.31% 23.82% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 57
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,472 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,400 £65,000 £67,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.36% +1.76% -

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 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 179 319 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.09% 20.08% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 130 213 235
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,750 £39,584 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.10% -6.86% -3.41%
10th Percentile £31,125 £26,550 £26,650
90th Percentile £70,200 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -13.79% -1.14%

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 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
3 35 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 25 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (33.85%) Data Centre
6 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
7 18 (27.69%) Cisco
7 18 (27.69%) VMware
7 18 (27.69%) Office 365
8 16 (24.62%) Linux
9 15 (23.08%) SQL
9 15 (23.08%) VPN
9 15 (23.08%) DNS
9 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (21.54%) MPLS
10 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 12 (18.46%) Internet
12 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (18.46%) Network Security
12 12 (18.46%) Hyper-V
13 11 (16.92%) Information Security
13 11 (16.92%) CCNP
13 11 (16.92%) ITIL
14 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (15.38%) Palo Alto
14 10 (15.38%) Presales
15 9 (13.85%) Analytics
15 9 (13.85%) VLAN

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 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) JBoss
2 2 (3.08%) WildFly
3 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.54%) Mule
3 1 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (27.69%) Office 365
3 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (12.31%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (9.23%) IaaS
6 2 (3.08%) PaaS
7 1 (1.54%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) DNS
1 15 (23.08%) VPN
2 14 (21.54%) MPLS
3 12 (18.46%) Internet
3 12 (18.46%) Network Security
4 9 (13.85%) DHCP
4 9 (13.85%) VLAN
5 7 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (10.77%) IPsec
5 7 (10.77%) NAS
5 7 (10.77%) SAN
5 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.77%) WAN
6 6 (9.23%) LAN
6 6 (9.23%) OSPF
6 6 (9.23%) PPTP
6 6 (9.23%) Wireless
7 4 (6.15%) BGP
7 4 (6.15%) RSVP
7 4 (6.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.31%) OLTP
3 4 (6.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Redis
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.08%) Automotive
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Architect
3 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Network Architect
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Security Architect
6 8 (12.31%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (10.77%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Senior Support Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Cisco Architect
8 6 (9.23%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.54%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.54%) Kafka
4 1 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) N-Tier
3 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.23%) Public Cloud
4 5 (7.69%) HACMP
4 5 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (6.15%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 35 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 16 (24.62%) Linux
4 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.23%) Unix
6 5 (7.69%) AIX
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (4.62%) VMS
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.92%) Information Security
3 11 (16.92%) ITIL
4 10 (15.38%) Presales
5 9 (13.85%) Analytics
6 8 (12.31%) High Availability
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
8 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
8 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.15%) Compliance Management
9 4 (6.15%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (6.15%) Identity Management
9 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.15%) Low Latency
9 4 (6.15%) Migration
9 4 (6.15%) Network Architecture
9 4 (6.15%) Privileged Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.69%) R
3 3 (4.62%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.92%) CCNP
3 9 (13.85%) CCIE
4 6 (9.23%) MCSA
4 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.15%) CCNA
7 3 (4.62%) CCA
7 3 (4.62%) CEH
7 3 (4.62%) CISSP
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.62%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (4.62%) Degree
7 3 (4.62%) GIAC
7 3 (4.62%) MCITP
7 3 (4.62%) MCSE
7 3 (4.62%) MCTS
8 2 (3.08%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (3.08%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) GDPR
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.69%) GPFS
5 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.54%) Packer
1 1 (1.54%) Proventia
1 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.69%) Cisco
2 18 (27.69%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) Palo Alto
4 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
4 8 (12.31%) Intel
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle
6 6 (9.23%) F5
7 5 (7.69%) NetApp
8 3 (4.62%) IBM
9 2 (3.08%) Apple
9 2 (3.08%) Citrix
9 2 (3.08%) Meraki
10 1 (1.54%) AlgoSec
10 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.54%) FireEye
10 1 (1.54%) Juniper
10 1 (1.54%) McAfee
10 1 (1.54%) Mitel
10 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL