The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 16 11 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Contract jobs citing Firewall 9 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.41% 12.86% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.52% 49.21% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Median daily rate £463 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.13 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+3.10% -14.36%

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
58 63 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.43% 26.14% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 10
Median daily rate £315 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £11.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 6 (35.29%) OSPF
3 6 (35.29%) BGP
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) Brocade
4 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) JNCIS
4 5 (29.41%) CCDP
4 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 5 (29.41%) SIEM
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) Information Security
7 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
8 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) BGP
2 6 (35.29%) OSPF
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) FTP
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Information Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) CCDP
3 5 (29.41%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) Brocade
3 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
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