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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Hampshire
Rank 17 20 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +37
Contract jobs citing Firewall 134 150 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.43% 7.76% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.11% 30.99% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 91 43
Median daily rate £420 £352 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £200 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £22.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +119.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £23.31
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -14.20%

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
445 484 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.67% 25.05% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 297 206
Median daily rate £409 £352 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 17 48
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Hook +28 32 £353 -17.15% 1
Southampton -4 21 £425 +21.42% 3
Fareham -3 11 £550 +175.00% 2
Basingstoke -6 9 £463 +34.05% 1
Farnborough +1 7 £375 +15.38% 3
Winchester -7 3 £425 -5.55%
Portsmouth -5 2 £300 -38.46% 3
Havant -14 2 - - 3
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 151 (59.45%) Cisco
2 102 (40.16%) Security Cleared
3 94 (37.01%) CheckPoint
4 85 (33.46%) SC Cleared
5 75 (29.53%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (27.95%) LAN
7 69 (27.17%) WAN
7 69 (27.17%) VMware
8 60 (23.62%) Windows
9 57 (22.44%) ITIL
10 56 (22.05%) CCNP
10 56 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 51 (20.08%) Data Centre
12 49 (19.29%) Juniper
13 48 (18.90%) Wireless
14 46 (18.11%) HP
14 46 (18.11%) F5
15 45 (17.72%) Cisco ASA
15 45 (17.72%) Network Security
16 43 (16.93%) Active Directory
17 41 (16.14%) Linux
17 41 (16.14%) Service Management
18 39 (15.35%) Microsoft
19 37 (14.57%) DNS
20 34 (13.39%) Degree
20 34 (13.39%) SIEM
21 32 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
22 31 (12.20%) PCI DSS
22 31 (12.20%) CCNA
23 30 (11.81%) Windows Server

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 19 (7.48%) JBoss
2 14 (5.51%) Apache
2 14 (5.51%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (5.12%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.76%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.97%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.57%) IBM Domino
7 4 (1.57%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (2.36%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.45%) IaaS
2 16 (6.30%) SaaS
3 6 (2.36%) IBM Cloud
3 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.36%) SoftLayer
4 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.57%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (27.95%) LAN
2 69 (27.17%) WAN
3 48 (18.90%) Wireless
4 45 (17.72%) Cisco ASA
4 45 (17.72%) Network Security
5 37 (14.57%) DNS
6 29 (11.42%) TCP/IP
7 28 (11.02%) Intrusion Detection
8 22 (8.66%) VoIP
9 21 (8.27%) MPLS
9 21 (8.27%) NetScaler
10 17 (6.69%) DHCP
10 17 (6.69%) Internet
10 17 (6.69%) SAN
11 16 (6.30%) BGP
11 16 (6.30%) BIG-IP
11 16 (6.30%) SSL
12 15 (5.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (5.91%) VPN
13 14 (5.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.15%) MSI
2 4 (1.57%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.57%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.39%) Ant
5 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.39%) Gradle
5 1 (0.39%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.39%) JIRA
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
5 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (8.27%) Finance
2 17 (6.69%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.15%) Military
4 7 (2.76%) Marketing
5 6 (2.36%) Billing
6 2 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (31.89%) Network Engineer
2 38 (14.96%) Architect
3 28 (11.02%) Security Engineer
4 20 (7.87%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 18 (7.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Firewall Engineer
7 14 (5.51%) Network Architect
8 13 (5.12%) Security Specialist
8 13 (5.12%) Wintel Engineer
9 11 (4.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.94%) Design Engineer
11 9 (3.54%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (3.15%) Network Design Engineer
13 7 (2.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 7 (2.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 7 (2.76%) Consultant
13 7 (2.76%) SAP Architect
13 7 (2.76%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.30%) XML
2 8 (3.15%) Regular Expression
3 5 (1.97%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.18%) Middleware
5 2 (0.79%) CGI
5 2 (0.79%) REST
5 2 (0.79%) Web Services
6 1 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.39%) HTML
6 1 (0.39%) JAXB
6 1 (0.39%) jQuery
6 1 (0.39%) JSF
6 1 (0.39%) RichFaces
6 1 (0.39%) SAML
6 1 (0.39%) Spring
6 1 (0.39%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.39%) Spring Security
6 1 (0.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.08%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.06%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.06%) PKI
3 19 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.72%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.54%) FlexPod
6 8 (3.15%) CMDB
7 7 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.18%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.79%) Wiki
11 1 (0.39%) BYOD
11 1 (0.39%) DataPower
11 1 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (23.62%) Windows
2 41 (16.14%) Linux
3 32 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (11.81%) Windows Server
5 22 (8.66%) Windows 7
6 18 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.33%) Unix
9 7 (2.76%) Solaris
10 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.57%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.79%) CentOS
13 1 (0.39%) Android
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.44%) ITIL
2 41 (16.14%) Service Management
3 34 (13.39%) SIEM
4 29 (11.42%) Information Security
4 29 (11.42%) Network Design
5 23 (9.06%) Change Management
6 22 (8.66%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (8.66%) Web Filtering
7 21 (8.27%) Email Filtering
8 19 (7.48%) Customer Requirements
9 18 (7.09%) ITSM
10 17 (6.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (6.30%) Data Loss Prevention
11 16 (6.30%) Database Security
11 16 (6.30%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (6.30%) Security Management
12 15 (5.91%) Problem Management
12 15 (5.91%) Security Hardening
13 14 (5.51%) DevOps
13 14 (5.51%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.45%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.87%) VBScript
3 10 (3.94%) SQL
4 6 (2.36%) Perl
5 5 (1.97%) Java
6 4 (1.57%) Python
7 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.39%) C#
8 1 (0.39%) Jython
8 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 102 (40.16%) Security Cleared
2 85 (33.46%) SC Cleared
3 75 (29.53%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (22.05%) CCNP
5 34 (13.39%) Degree
6 31 (12.20%) CCNA
7 24 (9.45%) CCDP
8 22 (8.66%) CCIE
9 20 (7.87%) CCSE
10 19 (7.48%) CCSA
11 18 (7.09%) CCIP
11 18 (7.09%) JNCIA
11 18 (7.09%) JNCIE
11 18 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (6.30%) HP ASE
12 16 (6.30%) HP MASE
13 14 (5.51%) MCITP
14 13 (5.12%) MCSA
15 12 (4.72%) CISSP
16 11 (4.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 21 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.76%) PA-DSS
4 4 (1.57%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.39%) RMADS
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (16.93%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.12%) VMware ESX
4 11 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (3.94%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.94%) XenServer
6 9 (3.54%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.18%) vSphere
8 2 (0.79%) Firmware
9 1 (0.39%) Docker
9 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (7.09%) FortiGate
2 12 (4.72%) Puppet
3 8 (3.15%) WSUS
4 7 (2.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.36%) SCCM
5 6 (2.36%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.97%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (1.57%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.79%) SELinux
9 1 (0.39%) Ansible
9 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.39%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.39%) Nessus
9 1 (0.39%) Salt
9 1 (0.39%) SCOM
9 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.39%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 151 (59.45%) Cisco
2 94 (37.01%) CheckPoint
3 69 (27.17%) VMware
4 49 (19.29%) Juniper
5 46 (18.11%) F5
5 46 (18.11%) HP
6 39 (15.35%) Microsoft
7 27 (10.63%) Fortinet
7 27 (10.63%) Red Hat
8 20 (7.87%) Aruba
8 20 (7.87%) Citrix
8 20 (7.87%) NetApp
9 18 (7.09%) Riverbed
10 15 (5.91%) Extreme Networks
11 14 (5.51%) Splunk
12 12 (4.72%) Dell
12 12 (4.72%) Intel Security
13 10 (3.94%) Palo Alto
14 9 (3.54%) CA
14 9 (3.54%) IBM
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