The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 10.00% 5.65% 8.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 20.63% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 18
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.30% -1.08%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 65 63 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 32.50% 27.39% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 58
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Newbury

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Newbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Newbury over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (51.16%) Juniper
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
4 17 (39.53%) Windows
5 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (37.21%) CCIE
5 16 (37.21%) CCNP
5 16 (37.21%) CCIP
5 16 (37.21%) MPLS
5 16 (37.21%) Network Design
5 16 (37.21%) JNCIP
5 16 (37.21%) JNCIE
6 13 (30.23%) LAN
7 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
7 11 (25.58%) Project Management
7 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (25.58%) Wireless
7 11 (25.58%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (25.58%) Data Protection
8 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.95%) Network Security
10 5 (11.63%) VMware
10 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
11 4 (9.30%) F5
11 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
11 4 (9.30%) Fortinet
11 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
11 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (9.30%) Active Directory

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) MPLS
2 13 (30.23%) LAN
3 11 (25.58%) Wireless
4 6 (13.95%) Network Security
5 3 (6.98%) SAN
6 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 2 (4.65%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) DNS
7 1 (2.33%) HTTP
7 1 (2.33%) SSH
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Firebird
1 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) Redis
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Local Government
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Design Engineer
1 16 (37.21%) IP Design Engineer
1 16 (37.21%) IP Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Network Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Project Manager
3 11 (25.58%) Virtualisation Project Manager
4 10 (23.26%) IP Architect
4 10 (23.26%) IP Network Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Network Architect
5 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (16.28%) Security Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Security Project Manager
7 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Wireless Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) JMX
1 1 (2.33%) LAMP
1 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.33%) RESTful
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 2000
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
2 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Network Design
2 11 (25.58%) Data Protection
2 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
2 11 (25.58%) Project Management
3 4 (9.30%) Presales
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.65%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (4.65%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.33%) DevOps
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (2.33%) Information Security
5 1 (2.33%) Online Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) Python
1 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) CCIE
1 16 (37.21%) CCIP
1 16 (37.21%) CCNP
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (37.21%) JNCIE
1 16 (37.21%) JNCIP
2 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Juniper
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) F5
5 4 (9.30%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.33%) Rackspace