The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 28 28 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 55 81 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.88% 7.52% 5.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.95% 28.83% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 56
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -17.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 162 281 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 20.28% 26.09% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 138 258 151
Median salary £32,500 £39,421 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.55% +5.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Wiltshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Wiltshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham 0 17 £35,000 +34.61%
Swindon -5 15 £42,250 +5.62% 2
Salisbury - 6 £45,000 - 1
Calne - 5 £21,000 -
Trowbridge - 2 - -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 79 (68.70%) Windows
2 60 (52.17%) ITIL
3 52 (45.22%) Cisco
4 48 (41.74%) Microsoft
5 46 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (36.52%) CCNA
6 42 (36.52%) VMware
7 38 (33.04%) TCP/IP
8 36 (31.30%) MS Excel
8 36 (31.30%) MS Exchange
8 36 (31.30%) WAN
9 35 (30.43%) Active Directory
10 33 (28.70%) LAN
11 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 31 (26.96%) Security Cleared
12 30 (26.09%) Network Security
13 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
14 25 (21.74%) DNS
14 25 (21.74%) SC Cleared
14 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
15 24 (20.87%) Office 365
15 24 (20.87%) DHCP
16 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (18.26%) MCSA
16 21 (18.26%) Problem Management
16 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (16.52%) FTP
18 18 (15.65%) DV Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 36 (31.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (14.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.61%) IIS
5 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (31.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.43%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.87%) Office 365
2 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.87%) G Suite
3 1 (0.87%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.87%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.04%) TCP/IP
2 36 (31.30%) WAN
3 33 (28.70%) LAN
4 30 (26.09%) Network Security
5 25 (21.74%) DNS
6 24 (20.87%) DHCP
7 19 (16.52%) FTP
8 16 (13.91%) HTTP
8 16 (13.91%) IP Telephony
8 16 (13.91%) VPN
9 15 (13.04%) DMZ
9 15 (13.04%) SMTP
9 15 (13.04%) X.400
10 13 (11.30%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (10.43%) Wireless
12 10 (8.70%) VoIP
13 8 (6.96%) OSPF
14 7 (6.09%) SSL
15 6 (5.22%) Ethernet
15 6 (5.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.87%) Big Data
4 1 (0.87%) BigQuery
4 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (12.17%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.87%) Law
3 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 24 (20.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (20.00%) Analyst
4 21 (18.26%) Support Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (13.04%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Administrator
8 7 (6.09%) Solutions Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) IT Support
10 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
10 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) CAdES
1 3 (2.61%) PAdES
1 3 (2.61%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (2.61%) XAdES
2 1 (0.87%) Google Maps API
2 1 (0.87%) jQuery
2 1 (0.87%) OAuth
2 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.04%) CESG
3 12 (10.43%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.48%) Clustering
5 4 (3.48%) Replication
6 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.74%) e-Health
7 2 (1.74%) iPhone
8 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 79 (68.70%) Windows
2 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (12.17%) Linux
5 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.48%) CentOS
7 4 (3.48%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.48%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.61%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.74%) Solaris
9 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.87%) Fedora
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.87%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.17%) ITIL
2 21 (18.26%) Problem Management
3 15 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (10.43%) High Availability
5 11 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
5 11 (9.57%) Virtual Environments
6 10 (8.70%) Information Security
6 10 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (6.09%) Network Management
7 7 (6.09%) SIEM
8 6 (5.22%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.35%) Data Loss Prevention
9 5 (4.35%) Data Security
9 5 (4.35%) Email Filtering
9 5 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (4.35%) ITIL V3
9 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.87%) AWK
4 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.87%) C#
4 1 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.87%) Perl
4 1 (0.87%) PHP
4 1 (0.87%) Python
4 1 (0.87%) Ruby
4 1 (0.87%) sed
Qualifications
1 46 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (36.52%) CCNA
3 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (26.96%) Security Cleared
4 25 (21.74%) SC Cleared
5 21 (18.26%) MCSA
6 18 (15.65%) DV Cleared
7 17 (14.78%) MCSE
8 16 (13.91%) CCNP
9 15 (13.04%) CISSP
9 15 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (9.57%) MCP
11 10 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (4.35%) CEH
12 5 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (4.35%) MCITP
13 4 (3.48%) CCIE
13 4 (3.48%) JNCIS
14 3 (2.61%) JNCIE
14 3 (2.61%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.91%) VMware ESX
3 11 (9.57%) vSphere
4 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.48%) KVM
7 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.74%) Firmware
8 2 (1.74%) UAG
9 1 (0.87%) Docker
9 1 (0.87%) iptables
9 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.48%) Puppet
2 4 (3.48%) QRadar
3 3 (2.61%) Rundeck
3 3 (2.61%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.87%) Ansible
4 1 (0.87%) Nagios
4 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Cisco
2 48 (41.74%) Microsoft
3 42 (36.52%) VMware
4 14 (12.17%) Juniper
5 11 (9.57%) CheckPoint
6 9 (7.83%) Dell
7 7 (6.09%) HP
8 6 (5.22%) SonicWALL
9 4 (3.48%) AlienVault
9 4 (3.48%) F5
9 4 (3.48%) IBM
9 4 (3.48%) LogLogic
9 4 (3.48%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.48%) Mitel
9 4 (3.48%) Nortel
9 4 (3.48%) Siemens
9 4 (3.48%) Splunk
9 4 (3.48%) Veeam
10 3 (2.61%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (2.61%) Veritas
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 20 days holiday
Posted: 23 days ago