Period
to 22 July 2018

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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 47 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 -17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 101 82 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.89% 5.25% 7.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.65% 29.39% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 90 155
Wiltshire median annual salary £51,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.14% +12.90% -21.52%
10th Percentile £34,125 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year +21.43% +0.72% -7.33%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 427 279 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 24.91% 17.85% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 350 254 434
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +4.48% -9.46%
10th Percentile £27,350 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,050 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +23 39 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Salisbury -2 27 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Chippenham -18 4 £34,000 +4.62%
Corsham -1 3 £39,500 +12.86% 1
Calne +3 1 £22,500 +7.14% 1
Marlborough - 1 £23,500 -
Melksham - 1 £57,500 -
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 61 (60.40%) Cisco
2 56 (55.45%) Microsoft
3 52 (51.49%) Windows
4 43 (42.57%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (41.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 41 (40.59%) Network Security
7 38 (37.62%) CCNA
8 36 (35.64%) ITIL
9 35 (34.65%) Linux
9 35 (34.65%) VPN
10 33 (32.67%) DNS
10 33 (32.67%) DHCP
10 33 (32.67%) SC Cleared
10 33 (32.67%) Security Cleared
11 32 (31.68%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (30.69%) VMware
13 28 (27.72%) CCNP
14 27 (26.73%) Active Directory
15 25 (24.75%) SolarWinds
16 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (23.76%) Cisco Prime
16 24 (23.76%) Wireless
16 24 (23.76%) Windows Server
16 24 (23.76%) Security Monitoring
17 23 (22.77%) TCP/IP
17 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (21.78%) CheckPoint
19 21 (20.79%) Project Management
20 20 (19.80%) OSPF
20 20 (19.80%) IPsec

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 19 (18.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.97%) Apache
3 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (17.82%) MS Visio
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.95%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (41.58%) Intrusion Detection
2 41 (40.59%) Network Security
3 35 (34.65%) VPN
4 33 (32.67%) DHCP
4 33 (32.67%) DNS
5 32 (31.68%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (23.76%) Wireless
7 23 (22.77%) TCP/IP
8 20 (19.80%) Cisco Firepower
8 20 (19.80%) IPsec
8 20 (19.80%) OSPF
9 17 (16.83%) HTTP
9 17 (16.83%) HTTPS
9 17 (16.83%) SMTP
9 17 (16.83%) Spanning Tree
9 17 (16.83%) Unified Communications
9 17 (16.83%) Wireshark
10 16 (15.84%) Software-Defined Networking
11 14 (13.86%) FTP
11 14 (13.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (18.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.96%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Automotive
3 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (36.63%) Network Engineer
2 31 (30.69%) Security Engineer
3 22 (21.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 21 (20.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (16.83%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (16.83%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 17 (16.83%) Senior Security Engineer
5 17 (16.83%) Support Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) Architect
7 12 (11.88%) Lead Architect
7 12 (11.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 12 (11.88%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.91%) Operational Security Manager
8 9 (8.91%) Operations Manager
8 9 (8.91%) Security Manager
8 9 (8.91%) Security Operations Manager
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Security Support Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) JSON
1 1 (0.99%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Blackberry
1 16 (15.84%) Cyberattack
1 16 (15.84%) Cyberthreat
1 16 (15.84%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.86%) CESG
3 12 (11.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.94%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.99%) Replication
8 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (51.49%) Windows
2 35 (34.65%) Linux
3 24 (23.76%) Windows Server
3 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (18.81%) Windows 7
5 18 (17.82%) Windows 10
6 9 (8.91%) Unix
7 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.99%) Android
9 1 (0.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) ITIL
2 24 (23.76%) Security Monitoring
3 21 (20.79%) Project Management
4 18 (17.82%) Network Design
4 18 (17.82%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (17.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (16.83%) Data Protection
5 17 (16.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (16.83%) Migration
5 17 (16.83%) Mobile Device Management
5 17 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (16.83%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (16.83%) TOGAF
6 16 (15.84%) ArchiMate
6 16 (15.84%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (15.84%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.85%) Virtual Environments
8 14 (13.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 12 (11.88%) MODAF
9 12 (11.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.97%) C
2 3 (2.97%) SQL
3 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.99%) Perl
3 1 (0.99%) Python
3 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (42.57%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (37.62%) CCNA
3 33 (32.67%) SC Cleared
3 33 (32.67%) Security Cleared
4 28 (27.72%) CCNP
5 18 (17.82%) DV Cleared
6 16 (15.84%) TOGAF Certification
7 15 (14.85%) CISSP
8 14 (13.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (4.95%) CCIE
10 3 (2.97%) CCDA
11 1 (0.99%) CISM
11 1 (0.99%) CISMP
11 1 (0.99%) Degree
11 1 (0.99%) MCP
11 1 (0.99%) MCSA
11 1 (0.99%) MCSE
11 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.99%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 27 (26.73%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.84%) Virtual Desktop
4 15 (14.85%) vSphere
5 9 (8.91%) ProxySG
5 9 (8.91%) Snort
6 3 (2.97%) Firmware
6 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.99%) KVM
8 1 (0.99%) XenApp
8 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (23.76%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (19.80%) SCCM
3 17 (16.83%) SCOM
4 16 (15.84%) Cisco CUCM
4 16 (15.84%) vRealize
5 9 (8.91%) OSSEC
6 8 (7.92%) FortiGate
7 7 (6.93%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.99%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.99%) Ansible
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.99%) Puppet
8 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (60.40%) Cisco
2 56 (55.45%) Microsoft
3 31 (30.69%) VMware
4 25 (24.75%) SolarWinds
5 22 (21.78%) CheckPoint
6 16 (15.84%) Clearswift
7 13 (12.87%) F5
7 13 (12.87%) Juniper
8 10 (9.90%) Blue Coat
9 9 (8.91%) LogRhythm
10 8 (7.92%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.97%) McAfee
11 3 (2.97%) Meraki
11 3 (2.97%) Veeam
12 2 (1.98%) Dell
12 2 (1.98%) EMC
13 1 (0.99%) Citrix
13 1 (0.99%) HP
13 1 (0.99%) NetApp
13 1 (0.99%) Red Hat