Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 48 49
Rank change year-on-year +46 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 214 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 28.27% 4.36% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 78.68% 20.80% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 135 19 17
Peterborough median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,200 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,500 £57,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £35,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% -11.88% -6.98%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 272 125 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 35.93% 20.94% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 182 75 50
Peterborough median annual salary £36,900 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,700 £26,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,150 £48,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,172
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.15% +0.38%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Peterborough

Firewall
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Peterborough

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Peterborough over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 173 (80.84%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (73.36%) Cisco
3 138 (64.49%) CheckPoint
4 132 (61.68%) Retail
5 129 (60.28%) CCNA
6 125 (58.41%) Self-Motivation
7 121 (56.54%) Problem-Solving
8 104 (48.60%) Wireshark
8 104 (48.60%) TCP/IP
9 103 (48.13%) CCNP
10 97 (45.33%) Information Security
11 93 (43.46%) Symantec
12 90 (42.06%) Network Security
13 88 (41.12%) SIEM
13 88 (41.12%) WAN
14 86 (40.19%) Security Operations
15 85 (39.72%) Network Management
16 84 (39.25%) LAN
16 84 (39.25%) OSPF
17 83 (38.79%) Wi-Fi
18 81 (37.85%) Kalman Filter
19 80 (37.38%) Analytical Skills
20 79 (36.92%) Ethernet
21 77 (35.98%) Web Filtering
22 74 (34.58%) Stealthwatch
23 70 (32.71%) Palo Alto
24 67 (31.31%) CISSP
25 65 (30.37%) Risk Management
25 65 (30.37%) Data Loss Prevention
25 65 (30.37%) Event Correlation

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 104 (48.60%) TCP/IP
1 104 (48.60%) Wireshark
2 90 (42.06%) Network Security
3 88 (41.12%) WAN
4 84 (39.25%) LAN
4 84 (39.25%) OSPF
5 83 (38.79%) Wi-Fi
6 79 (36.92%) Ethernet
7 56 (26.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 39 (18.22%) VoIP
9 35 (16.36%) BGP
10 13 (6.07%) NetScaler
11 12 (5.61%) MRTG
12 11 (5.14%) DNS
12 11 (5.14%) VPN
13 9 (4.21%) MPLS
13 9 (4.21%) VLAN
14 7 (3.27%) WLAN
15 6 (2.80%) ATM
15 6 (2.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
General
1 132 (61.68%) Retail
2 5 (2.34%) Advertising
3 2 (0.93%) Finance
3 2 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 143 (66.82%) Analyst
2 78 (36.45%) Network Analyst
3 48 (22.43%) Security Analyst
4 46 (21.50%) Network Security Analyst
5 32 (14.95%) Network Engineer
6 29 (13.55%) Security Engineer
7 20 (9.35%) SOC Analyst
8 17 (7.94%) SIEM Analyst
8 17 (7.94%) SIEM Engineer
8 17 (7.94%) SOC Engineer
9 16 (7.48%) Architect
9 16 (7.48%) IT Architect
9 16 (7.48%) IT Security Architect
9 16 (7.48%) Security Architect
9 16 (7.48%) Service Architect
10 14 (6.54%) Cyber Defence Analyst
10 14 (6.54%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (5.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (5.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 9 (4.21%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.80%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 125 (58.41%) Self-Motivation
2 80 (37.38%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (26.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 50 (23.36%) Data Centre
5 49 (22.90%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 49 (22.90%) Cyberthreat
6 38 (17.76%) Cyber Defence
7 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.34%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.21%) Windows
2 6 (2.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.40%) Linux
3 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.54%) Problem-Solving
2 97 (45.33%) Information Security
3 88 (41.12%) SIEM
4 86 (40.19%) Security Operations
5 85 (39.72%) Network Management
6 81 (37.85%) Kalman Filter
7 77 (35.98%) Web Filtering
8 65 (30.37%) Data Loss Prevention
8 65 (30.37%) Event Correlation
8 65 (30.37%) Risk Management
9 55 (25.70%) Cybersecurity
10 52 (24.30%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 52 (24.30%) Threat Intelligence
11 49 (22.90%) Analytics
11 49 (22.90%) Cyber Intelligence
12 39 (18.22%) Security Management
13 30 (14.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 29 (13.55%) Change Control
15 28 (13.08%) Incident Management
16 26 (12.15%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.80%) JavaScript
1 6 (2.80%) PowerShell
1 6 (2.80%) Python
2 3 (1.40%) Perl
2 3 (1.40%) VBA
3 2 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (80.84%) Cisco Certification
2 129 (60.28%) CCNA
3 103 (48.13%) CCNP
4 67 (31.31%) CISSP
5 51 (23.83%) CCSA
6 44 (20.56%) CCIE
6 44 (20.56%) SSCP
7 42 (19.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 42 (19.63%) CCSP
7 42 (19.63%) CSSLP
7 42 (19.63%) GCWN
7 42 (19.63%) ISSAP
7 42 (19.63%) ISSEP
7 42 (19.63%) MCSE
7 42 (19.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (19.63%) RHCA
7 42 (19.63%) RHCE
7 42 (19.63%) VCAP
7 42 (19.63%) VCDX
7 42 (19.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.68%) SLA
2 7 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.93%) GDPR
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.93%) SAS 70
System Software
1 17 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 74 (34.58%) Stealthwatch
2 49 (22.90%) RSA Security Analytics
3 13 (6.07%) FortiGate
4 12 (5.61%) Cacti
4 12 (5.61%) Nagios
5 6 (2.80%) CSIRT
5 6 (2.80%) QRadar
Vendors
1 157 (73.36%) Cisco
2 138 (64.49%) CheckPoint
3 93 (43.46%) Symantec
4 70 (32.71%) Palo Alto
5 53 (24.77%) SolarWinds
6 51 (23.83%) Splunk
7 46 (21.50%) Microsoft
8 45 (21.03%) VMware
9 42 (19.63%) Red Hat
10 32 (14.95%) Avaya
11 30 (14.02%) Nokia
11 30 (14.02%) Riverbed
12 29 (13.55%) Fortinet
13 26 (12.15%) Nortel
14 23 (10.75%) Qualys
15 19 (8.88%) F5
16 15 (7.01%) Citrix
17 13 (6.07%) HP
18 10 (4.67%) Juniper
19 9 (4.21%) Meraki