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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 33 35
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.57% 6.24% 5.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.06% 23.27% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 26
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £49,538
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.62% -19.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £37,125
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £58,800 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 68 159 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 16.19% 26.81% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 56 146 58
Median salary £32,500 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.73% -1.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £54,290
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Swindon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Swindon

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

Salary histogram for Firewall in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco
3 16 (39.02%) Windows
4 14 (34.15%) Finance
5 11 (26.83%) ITIL
6 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
6 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
6 10 (24.39%) Office 365
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
7 9 (21.95%) High Availability
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (21.95%) LAN
7 9 (21.95%) WAN
7 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
8 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
8 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (17.07%) Network Security
9 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (17.07%) Wireless
9 7 (17.07%) MySQL
9 7 (17.07%) CCNA
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (14.63%) CCNP
10 6 (14.63%) MS Office
10 6 (14.63%) VPN
10 6 (14.63%) DNS
10 6 (14.63%) DHCP
10 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.20%) VLAN
11 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Office 365
2 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.44%) G Suite
3 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.44%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) LAN
1 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
1 9 (21.95%) WAN
2 7 (17.07%) Network Security
2 7 (17.07%) Wireless
3 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) VPN
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (12.20%) VLAN
5 3 (7.32%) DKIM
5 3 (7.32%) FTP
5 3 (7.32%) SAN
5 3 (7.32%) SSL
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP
5 3 (7.32%) WLAN
5 3 (7.32%) X.509
6 2 (4.88%) BGP
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 2 (4.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Solutions Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
6 4 (9.76%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Desktop Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Support
7 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) CAdES
1 3 (7.32%) PAdES
1 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (7.32%) XAdES
2 1 (2.44%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) OAuth
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) CentOS
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Fedora
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) VMS
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) High Availability
3 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security
7 4 (9.76%) Operations Management
7 4 (9.76%) SIEM
7 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
8 3 (7.32%) Document Management
8 3 (7.32%) Security Patching
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
9 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) Data Encryption
9 2 (4.88%) Network Management
9 2 (4.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) AWK
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) Ruby
3 1 (2.44%) sed
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) CCNA
3 6 (14.63%) CCNP
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.20%) MCSA
5 3 (7.32%) CCSP
5 3 (7.32%) MCP
6 2 (4.88%) MCITP
7 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.44%) MCSE
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) KVM
3 2 (4.88%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Docker
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) iptables
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) QRadar
2 3 (7.32%) Rundeck
2 3 (7.32%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Juniper
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) AlienVault
4 4 (9.76%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) LogLogic
4 4 (9.76%) LogRhythm
4 4 (9.76%) Mitel
4 4 (9.76%) Splunk
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.32%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (7.32%) SonicWALL
6 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) Talend
Swindon
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