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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.96% 3.74% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 25.00% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 18
Median salary £31,250 £34,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.08% -27.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £23,850 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,522 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% -2.30%  

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 51 76 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 12.56% 14.96% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 167 222 284
Median salary £32,500 £31,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% -9.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £51,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) LAN
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) High Availability
6 5 (20.83%) Office 365
7 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
7 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 4 (16.67%) Wireless
7 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.67%) CCNP
7 4 (16.67%) OSPF
7 4 (16.67%) BGP
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (12.50%) DHCP
8 3 (12.50%) VoIP
8 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) EIGRP

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) G Suite
3 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LAN
1 6 (25.00%) VPN
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) BGP
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 4 (16.67%) OSPF
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) ADSL
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (8.33%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) BigQuery
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Deskside Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Deskside Support
2 3 (12.50%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) Google Maps API
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Fedora
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) VMS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) High Availability
2 4 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Presales
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) AWK
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) Ruby
1 1 (4.17%) sed
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) CCSP
5 1 (4.17%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Mitel
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) NEC
6 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.17%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Talend
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago