The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 10 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 32 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.39% 1.27% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.11% 9.09% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate £345 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
- +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.80% 13.92% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 34
Average daily rate £390 £280 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -32.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
2 20 (48.78%) DV Cleared
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 15 (36.59%) VPN
6 14 (34.15%) Juniper
7 12 (29.27%) PKI
7 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (24.39%) CESG Certified Professional
8 10 (24.39%) CLAS
9 9 (21.95%) Information Assurance
9 9 (21.95%) LAN
10 8 (19.51%) CCNA
10 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
11 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (17.07%) Windows
11 7 (17.07%) WAN
11 7 (17.07%) VMware
12 6 (14.63%) CISSP
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (14.63%) Network Security
12 6 (14.63%) RMADS
13 5 (12.20%) OSPF
13 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
13 5 (12.20%) Linux
13 5 (12.20%) BGP
14 4 (9.76%) Information Security
14 4 (9.76%) AS400
14 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
14 4 (9.76%) Mainframe

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) VPN
2 9 (21.95%) LAN
3 7 (17.07%) WAN
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security
5 5 (12.20%) BGP
5 5 (12.20%) OSPF
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (7.32%) DNS
7 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
7 3 (7.32%) MPLS
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.88%) FWSM
8 2 (4.88%) Junos
8 2 (4.88%) LTE
8 2 (4.88%) VoIP
9 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (2.44%) MVNO
9 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Network Support
5 5 (12.20%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Information Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) IP Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) PKI
2 4 (9.76%) AS400
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.44%) CESG
3 1 (2.44%) Frameworx
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Information Assurance
2 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (9.76%) Content Management
3 4 (9.76%) Information Security
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design
3 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Security Management
3 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
3 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (9.76%) Threat Management
3 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) High Availability
5 2 (4.88%) Internal Audit
5 2 (4.88%) Line Management
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.44%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
2 20 (48.78%) DV Cleared
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (24.39%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (24.39%) CLAS
5 8 (19.51%) CCNA
5 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
6 6 (14.63%) CISSP
7 4 (9.76%) CCNP
8 3 (7.32%) CCIE
9 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (4.88%) CCSA
9 2 (4.88%) CCSE
9 2 (4.88%) Degree
10 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.44%) MCSA
10 1 (2.44%) MCSE
10 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.63%) RMADS
3 4 (9.76%) ISO27002
3 4 (9.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) vCloud
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) Juniper
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Crossbeam
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) BMC
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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