Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 47 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 101 82 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.64% 5.36% 9.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.30% 23.23% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 82 77 148
Wiltshire median annual salary £55,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.78% +10.77% -12.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £49,600 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -1.33%

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 370 353 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.67% 23.09% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 310 324 364
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,225 £21,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.10% +9.33% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +8 50 £54,000 +36.71% 10
Salisbury -17 18 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Chippenham -20 7 £65,000 +80.56% 13
Corsham +6 5 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Calne 0 4 £30,000 +25.00%
Firewall
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 68 (67.33%) Cisco
2 61 (60.40%) Windows
3 50 (49.50%) VMware
4 49 (48.51%) Security Cleared
5 45 (44.55%) SC Cleared
6 40 (39.60%) Linux
7 38 (37.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
8 37 (36.63%) CheckPoint
9 32 (31.68%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (29.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (27.72%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (27.72%) Security Monitoring
12 27 (26.73%) PowerShell
13 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (25.74%) Amazon AWS
14 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
14 25 (24.75%) MS Exchange
14 25 (24.75%) Project Management
14 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
15 24 (23.76%) DV Cleared
15 24 (23.76%) Data Protection
15 24 (23.76%) SCCM
15 24 (23.76%) SCOM
15 24 (23.76%) Enterprise Architecture
15 24 (23.76%) Technical Architecture
15 24 (23.76%) Unified Communications
16 23 (22.77%) ArchiMate
16 23 (22.77%) Mobile Device Management

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 25 (24.75%) MS Exchange
2 23 (22.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (6.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.96%) Apache
5 3 (2.97%) JBoss
5 3 (2.97%) Jetty
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.74%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.93%) Office 365
3 3 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (37.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 28 (27.72%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (23.76%) Unified Communications
4 23 (22.77%) Software-Defined Networking
5 20 (19.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (19.80%) VPN
6 16 (15.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 16 (15.84%) Network Security
6 16 (15.84%) WAN
7 15 (14.85%) Cisco ISE
7 15 (14.85%) Wireless
8 14 (13.86%) Wireshark
9 13 (12.87%) LAN
10 12 (11.88%) MPLS
10 12 (11.88%) OSPF
10 12 (11.88%) TACACS
10 12 (11.88%) tcpdump
11 11 (10.89%) BGP
12 9 (8.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 9 (8.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.97%) Maven
1 3 (2.97%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.93%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Finance
4 4 (3.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Automotive
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Network Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Architect
3 19 (18.81%) Lead Architect
3 19 (18.81%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 19 (18.81%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (12.87%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Consultant
6 10 (9.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Network Consultant
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Design Leader
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.94%) Network Support
8 6 (5.94%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Operational Security Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Operations Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Security Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Security Operations Manager
9 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.95%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) JSF
1 3 (2.97%) Servlets
1 3 (2.97%) Spring
1 3 (2.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.77%) Blackberry
1 23 (22.77%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (15.84%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.93%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.96%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.99%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.99%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 61 (60.40%) Windows
2 40 (39.60%) Linux
3 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
5 23 (22.77%) Windows 10
5 23 (22.77%) Windows 7
6 9 (8.91%) Unix
7 6 (5.94%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) Security Monitoring
2 25 (24.75%) Project Management
3 24 (23.76%) Data Protection
3 24 (23.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (23.76%) Technical Architecture
4 23 (22.77%) ArchiMate
4 23 (22.77%) Mobile Device Management
4 23 (22.77%) PRINCE2
4 23 (22.77%) TOGAF
5 22 (21.78%) ITIL
6 17 (16.83%) MODAF
7 14 (13.86%) Information Security
8 13 (12.87%) Load Balancing
8 13 (12.87%) Network Design
9 12 (11.88%) Presales
10 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
11 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.92%) Decision-Making
11 8 (7.92%) Security Operations
12 7 (6.93%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
3 12 (11.88%) Python
3 12 (11.88%) Tcl
4 3 (2.97%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (48.51%) Security Cleared
2 45 (44.55%) SC Cleared
3 32 (31.68%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (23.76%) DV Cleared
5 23 (22.77%) CCNA
5 23 (22.77%) TOGAF Certification
6 20 (19.80%) CCNP
7 12 (11.88%) Degree
8 7 (6.93%) CCSA
8 7 (6.93%) CCSE
9 6 (5.94%) MCP
10 4 (3.96%) CISM
10 4 (3.96%) CISSP
11 3 (2.97%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.98%) MCSE
12 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.99%) CISMP
13 1 (0.99%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.97%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (2.97%) GDPR
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (29.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.77%) Virtual Desktop
4 13 (12.87%) VMware NSX
5 10 (9.90%) Snort
6 2 (1.98%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.99%) Firmware
7 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (23.76%) SCCM
1 24 (23.76%) SCOM
2 23 (22.77%) vRealize
3 12 (11.88%) ArcSight ESM
4 10 (9.90%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (5.94%) OSSEC
6 5 (4.95%) FortiGate
6 5 (4.95%) Netcool
6 5 (4.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 68 (67.33%) Cisco
2 50 (49.50%) VMware
3 37 (36.63%) CheckPoint
3 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.83%) F5
5 15 (14.85%) SolarWinds
6 14 (13.86%) Blue Coat
7 12 (11.88%) ArcSight
8 10 (9.90%) LogRhythm
9 9 (8.91%) Juniper
10 6 (5.94%) Fortinet
10 6 (5.94%) Meraki
11 5 (4.95%) CyberArk
11 5 (4.95%) Symantec
11 5 (4.95%) Tufin
12 3 (2.97%) Google
12 3 (2.97%) Qualys
13 2 (1.98%) Aruba
13 2 (1.98%) Clearswift
13 2 (1.98%) McAfee