The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Hampshire
Rank 19 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Contract jobs citing Firewall 135 128 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.91% 6.87% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.61% 27.06% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 77 36
Median daily rate £420 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £13.25 £50.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -2.70%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
441 473 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.85% 25.40% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 291 199
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £575 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.00 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £55.00 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +3 24 £400 -
Hook +18 14 £345 -18.82% 2
Winchester +2 12 £438 -
Fareham - 12 £550 - 1
Basingstoke -7 10 £469 +33.92% 2
Farnborough -7 6 £400 -4.76% 2
Eastleigh - 5 £454 -
Portsmouth -2 2 £275 -43.58% 3
Havant -10 2 - -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 121 (55.25%) Cisco
2 80 (36.53%) Security Cleared
3 78 (35.62%) CheckPoint
4 67 (30.59%) SC Cleared
5 62 (28.31%) LAN
6 60 (27.40%) WAN
6 60 (27.40%) Cisco Certification
7 58 (26.48%) VMware
8 48 (21.92%) Windows
8 48 (21.92%) Data Centre
9 45 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (20.09%) Juniper
11 42 (19.18%) CCNP
12 41 (18.72%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (18.26%) Network Security
14 39 (17.81%) ITIL
15 38 (17.35%) HP
16 36 (16.44%) DNS
17 35 (15.98%) Linux
17 35 (15.98%) Service Management
17 35 (15.98%) Wireless
17 35 (15.98%) F5
18 33 (15.07%) SIEM
19 31 (14.16%) Microsoft
20 27 (12.33%) CCNA
20 27 (12.33%) PCI DSS
21 26 (11.87%) IaaS
21 26 (11.87%) Active Directory
22 25 (11.42%) Red Hat
22 25 (11.42%) Change Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (5.94%) JBoss
2 10 (4.57%) Apache
3 6 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (2.28%) IIS
4 5 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.28%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.83%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) SAP hybris
2 6 (2.74%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.87%) IaaS
2 17 (7.76%) SaaS
3 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.74%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (2.74%) SoftLayer
5 3 (1.37%) Office 365
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (28.31%) LAN
2 60 (27.40%) WAN
3 41 (18.72%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (18.26%) Network Security
5 36 (16.44%) DNS
6 35 (15.98%) Wireless
7 24 (10.96%) Intrusion Detection
8 23 (10.50%) MPLS
9 22 (10.05%) TCP/IP
10 21 (9.59%) NetScaler
11 17 (7.76%) VPN
12 16 (7.31%) BGP
12 16 (7.31%) DHCP
13 15 (6.85%) Internet
13 15 (6.85%) SSL
13 15 (6.85%) VoIP
14 14 (6.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (6.39%) OSPF
15 12 (5.48%) VLAN
16 11 (5.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.46%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.74%) MSI
1 6 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (2.74%) TeamCity
1 6 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.91%) JIRA
3 1 (0.46%) Ant
3 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.46%) Gradle
3 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.46%) Maven
3 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (8.22%) Finance
2 16 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.20%) Marketing
4 6 (2.74%) Billing
5 4 (1.83%) Military
6 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (32.42%) Network Engineer
2 36 (16.44%) Architect
3 24 (10.96%) Security Engineer
4 19 (8.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 16 (7.31%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (6.85%) Network Architect
7 14 (6.39%) Cisco Engineer
7 14 (6.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (5.94%) Firewall Engineer
9 9 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.65%) Security Specialist
10 8 (3.65%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (3.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (3.20%) SAP Architect
11 7 (3.20%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.74%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 6 (2.74%) Business Process Architect
12 6 (2.74%) Firewall Architect
12 6 (2.74%) Systems Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.65%) Regular Expression
2 5 (2.28%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.28%) XML
3 3 (1.37%) Middleware
3 3 (1.37%) Web Services
4 2 (0.91%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.46%) CGI
5 1 (0.46%) CSS
5 1 (0.46%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.46%) HTML
5 1 (0.46%) J2EE
5 1 (0.46%) JAXB
5 1 (0.46%) jQuery
5 1 (0.46%) JSF
5 1 (0.46%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.46%) SOAP
5 1 (0.46%) Spring
5 1 (0.46%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.46%) Spring Security
5 1 (0.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.92%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.68%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.39%) Cryptography
3 14 (6.39%) Driving Licence
3 14 (6.39%) PKI
4 12 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.20%) CMDB
7 6 (2.74%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.37%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.91%) Wiki
10 1 (0.46%) BYOD
10 1 (0.46%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.46%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.46%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.92%) Windows
2 35 (15.98%) Linux
3 24 (10.96%) Windows Server
4 22 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (5.48%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.65%) Unix
9 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.91%) AIX
10 2 (0.91%) Solaris
10 2 (0.91%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.91%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.81%) ITIL
2 35 (15.98%) Service Management
3 33 (15.07%) SIEM
4 25 (11.42%) Change Management
5 23 (10.50%) Information Security
6 20 (9.13%) Network Design
7 18 (8.22%) Data Loss Prevention
7 18 (8.22%) Email Filtering
7 18 (8.22%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (8.22%) Penetration Testing
7 18 (8.22%) Security Management
7 18 (8.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (8.22%) Web Filtering
8 17 (7.76%) Security Hardening
9 16 (7.31%) DevOps
10 15 (6.85%) Incident Management
11 14 (6.39%) Load Balancing
11 14 (6.39%) Project Management
12 13 (5.94%) Computer Security
12 13 (5.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.76%) PowerShell
2 13 (5.94%) SQL
3 8 (3.65%) Perl
3 8 (3.65%) VBScript
4 5 (2.28%) Java
5 4 (1.83%) Python
6 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.46%) Jython
Qualifications
1 80 (36.53%) Security Cleared
2 67 (30.59%) SC Cleared
3 60 (27.40%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (19.18%) CCNP
5 27 (12.33%) CCNA
6 18 (8.22%) Degree
7 15 (6.85%) CCDP
8 14 (6.39%) CCIE
9 12 (5.48%) CCSE
10 11 (5.02%) CCSA
11 10 (4.57%) CCIP
11 10 (4.57%) CISSP
11 10 (4.57%) HP ASE
11 10 (4.57%) HP MASE
11 10 (4.57%) JNCIA
11 10 (4.57%) JNCIE
12 9 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (3.65%) DV Cleared
14 6 (2.74%) GCIH
14 6 (2.74%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.33%) PCI DSS
2 18 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (2.28%) PA-DSS
5 3 (1.37%) QA
6 2 (0.91%) SLA
7 1 (0.46%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.46%) RMADS
System Software
1 45 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (11.87%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.02%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (4.57%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.11%) XenDesktop
5 9 (4.11%) XenServer
6 4 (1.83%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (5.94%) Puppet
2 11 (5.02%) FortiGate
3 9 (4.11%) WSUS
4 6 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (2.74%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.28%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (1.83%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (1.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.91%) SELinux
8 1 (0.46%) Ansible
8 1 (0.46%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.46%) Nagios
8 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.46%) Salt
8 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.46%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 121 (55.25%) Cisco
2 78 (35.62%) CheckPoint
3 58 (26.48%) VMware
4 44 (20.09%) Juniper
5 38 (17.35%) HP
6 35 (15.98%) F5
7 31 (14.16%) Microsoft
8 25 (11.42%) Red Hat
9 19 (8.68%) Citrix
10 16 (7.31%) Fortinet
11 15 (6.85%) Aruba
11 15 (6.85%) Extreme Networks
12 13 (5.94%) Splunk
13 12 (5.48%) Dell
13 12 (5.48%) Intel Security
14 11 (5.02%) Palo Alto
15 10 (4.57%) Riverbed
16 9 (4.11%) CA
16 9 (4.11%) IBM
16 9 (4.11%) SolarWinds
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