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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 33 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 103 94 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.23% 4.44% 4.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.04% 24.61% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 57
Median daily rate £375 £393 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +13.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £302 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 8
Median hourly rate £35.75 £19.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -6.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £19.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £19.50 £86.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +21.62%
Firewall
South East

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
447 382 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.69% 18.06% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 229 247
Median daily rate £375 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 34
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.55 £49.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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 30 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 24 £375 - 4
Portsmouth - 20 £669 - 5
Winchester 0 12 £400 -1.53%
Farnborough -3 4 £320 -8.64% 4
Basingstoke -14 2 £300 -23.07% 1
Fareham - 2 £375 - 3
Hook 0 1 £310 -16.77%
Havant -4 1 £438 -1.12% 1
Gosport - 1 £375 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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.

1 143 (54.58%) Cisco
2 116 (44.27%) Security Cleared
3 99 (37.79%) SC Cleared
4 89 (33.97%) CheckPoint
5 88 (33.59%) LAN
6 87 (33.21%) WAN
7 86 (32.82%) Cisco Certification
8 68 (25.95%) Cisco ASA
9 65 (24.81%) Linux
10 62 (23.66%) VMware
11 61 (23.28%) Wireless
11 61 (23.28%) Windows
12 57 (21.76%) DNS
12 57 (21.76%) Network Security
13 54 (20.61%) CCNP
13 54 (20.61%) CCNA
14 53 (20.23%) ITIL
15 51 (19.47%) Data Centre
16 50 (19.08%) VoIP
17 47 (17.94%) SSL
18 43 (16.41%) Microsoft
19 41 (15.65%) SQL
20 37 (14.12%) F5
21 35 (13.36%) TCP/IP
21 35 (13.36%) VPN
22 33 (12.60%) Active Directory
22 33 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
22 33 (12.60%) Palo Alto
23 31 (11.83%) DHCP
23 31 (11.83%) Oracle

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 16 (6.11%) JBoss
2 12 (4.58%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.44%) IIS
4 7 (2.67%) Apache
5 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (4.58%) MS Office
2 11 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.05%) Office 365
3 6 (2.29%) IaaS
3 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.29%) SaaS
4 4 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 88 (33.59%) LAN
2 87 (33.21%) WAN
3 68 (25.95%) Cisco ASA
4 61 (23.28%) Wireless
5 57 (21.76%) DNS
5 57 (21.76%) Network Security
6 50 (19.08%) VoIP
7 47 (17.94%) SSL
8 35 (13.36%) TCP/IP
8 35 (13.36%) VPN
9 31 (11.83%) DHCP
10 29 (11.07%) Internet
10 29 (11.07%) MPLS
11 27 (10.31%) BGP
12 25 (9.54%) NetScaler
13 20 (7.63%) FTP
14 19 (7.25%) IPv6
15 18 (6.87%) OSPF
16 16 (6.11%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (6.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.78%) PostgreSQL
1 23 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (3.44%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.29%) MySQL
3 6 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.53%) DB2
4 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.76%) GIS
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (3.44%) Artifactory
1 9 (3.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (3.44%) Gradle
1 9 (3.44%) Maven
1 9 (3.44%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (1.53%) MSI
2 4 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.15%) JIRA
4 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.76%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (7.63%) Finance
2 18 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.67%) Publishing
4 5 (1.91%) Billing
5 4 (1.53%) Military
6 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.76%) Electronics
7 2 (0.76%) Local Government
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (41.22%) Network Engineer
2 40 (15.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 30 (11.45%) Firewall Engineer
4 25 (9.54%) Consultant
5 21 (8.02%) Architect
6 20 (7.63%) Security Engineer
7 19 (7.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 18 (6.87%) Analyst
9 15 (5.73%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (5.73%) Support Engineer
10 13 (4.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 12 (4.58%) Web Analyst
12 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 9 (3.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 9 (3.44%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 9 (3.44%) Network Support
13 9 (3.44%) Network Support Engineer
13 9 (3.44%) Security Consultant
13 9 (3.44%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.34%) Web Services
2 9 (3.44%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (3.44%) Regular Expression
3 7 (2.67%) 802.1X
3 7 (2.67%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (1.91%) .NET
5 4 (1.53%) Middleware
6 3 (1.15%) LAMP
6 3 (1.15%) XML
7 2 (0.76%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.76%) CGI
7 2 (0.76%) JDBC
7 2 (0.76%) JMS
7 2 (0.76%) OSGi
7 2 (0.76%) REST
7 2 (0.76%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.38%) CSS
8 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.47%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.49%) Clustering
3 15 (5.73%) PKI
4 14 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.20%) Cryptography
6 11 (4.20%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.29%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.53%) AS400
9 4 (1.53%) CMDB
9 4 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.53%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.53%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.53%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.53%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
11 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.81%) Linux
2 61 (23.28%) Windows
3 23 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (6.87%) AIX
5 16 (6.11%) Unix
6 14 (5.34%) Windows Server
7 11 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.91%) CentOS
10 5 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.53%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.38%) VMS
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.23%) ITIL
2 27 (10.31%) Information Security
3 24 (9.16%) ITSM
4 23 (8.78%) Load Balancing
5 20 (7.63%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (5.34%) Change Management
6 14 (5.34%) Email Filtering
6 14 (5.34%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (5.34%) Project Management
6 14 (5.34%) Web Filtering
7 13 (4.96%) Data Analysis
7 13 (4.96%) Incident Management
7 13 (4.96%) Network Design
8 12 (4.58%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.58%) Security Patching
9 11 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.20%) Information Assurance
9 11 (4.20%) ITIL V3
10 10 (3.82%) Risk Management
10 10 (3.82%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.65%) SQL
2 24 (9.16%) Perl
3 12 (4.58%) Java
4 11 (4.20%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.05%) Python
6 7 (2.67%) VBScript
7 6 (2.29%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.15%) PHP
9 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.76%) C
10 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.76%) Tcl
11 1 (0.38%) C++
11 1 (0.38%) Lisp
11 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 116 (44.27%) Security Cleared
2 99 (37.79%) SC Cleared
3 86 (32.82%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (20.61%) CCNA
4 54 (20.61%) CCNP
5 15 (5.73%) DV Cleared
6 11 (4.20%) CISSP
7 9 (3.44%) CCSE
8 7 (2.67%) CLAS
9 6 (2.29%) CCSA
9 6 (2.29%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (2.29%) Degree
9 6 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.91%) CCDP
11 4 (1.53%) GCIH
11 4 (1.53%) GIAC
11 4 (1.53%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.15%) CCIE
12 3 (1.15%) CISM
13 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.34%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.05%) JSP 440
4 6 (2.29%) RMADS
5 5 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.91%) SLA
6 4 (1.53%) ISO27002
7 3 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.38%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 33 (12.60%) Active Directory
1 33 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.96%) vSphere
3 12 (4.58%) UAG
3 12 (4.58%) VMware ESX
4 10 (3.82%) XenServer
5 5 (1.91%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.53%) KVM
6 4 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.38%) Firmware
7 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.38%) NFS
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (7.25%) FortiGate
2 10 (3.82%) SCCM
3 8 (3.05%) Puppet
4 6 (2.29%) SCOM
4 6 (2.29%) WSUS
5 5 (1.91%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.91%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (1.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (1.53%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (1.53%) vRealize
7 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 143 (54.58%) Cisco
2 89 (33.97%) CheckPoint
3 62 (23.66%) VMware
4 43 (16.41%) Microsoft
5 37 (14.12%) F5
6 33 (12.60%) Palo Alto
7 31 (11.83%) Oracle
8 26 (9.92%) Citrix
8 26 (9.92%) Juniper
9 22 (8.40%) HP
10 19 (7.25%) Red Hat
11 14 (5.34%) Intel Security
12 13 (4.96%) AlgoSec
12 13 (4.96%) Tufin
13 12 (4.58%) IBM
14 11 (4.20%) Remedy
15 9 (3.44%) Informatica
16 7 (2.67%) BMC
17 6 (2.29%) NetApp
17 6 (2.29%) Symantec
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