The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 7 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 33 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.04% 4.03% 5.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 67.35% 27.27% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 12
Median daily rate £400 £381 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +16.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -0.46%
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 Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 55 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.85% 14.78% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 62
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 41 (89.13%) Cisco
2 38 (82.61%) WAN
2 38 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (80.43%) LAN
3 37 (80.43%) SC Cleared
3 37 (80.43%) Security Cleared
4 34 (73.91%) Wireless
5 33 (71.74%) Network Security
6 32 (69.57%) CCNP
7 29 (63.04%) Palo Alto
8 28 (60.87%) CheckPoint
9 27 (58.70%) VoIP
10 25 (54.35%) CCNA
11 22 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (45.65%) FortiGate
13 14 (30.43%) Data Centre
14 13 (28.26%) AlgoSec
14 13 (28.26%) Tufin
15 12 (26.09%) IP Telephony
16 11 (23.91%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (21.74%) SLA
18 9 (19.57%) Fault Management
19 5 (10.87%) DNS
20 4 (8.70%) SSL
20 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
20 4 (8.70%) ITIL
20 4 (8.70%) Network Design
21 3 (6.52%) Reverse Proxy
21 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
21 3 (6.52%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (82.61%) WAN
2 37 (80.43%) LAN
3 34 (73.91%) Wireless
4 33 (71.74%) Network Security
5 27 (58.70%) VoIP
6 22 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (26.09%) IP Telephony
8 11 (23.91%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (10.87%) DNS
10 4 (8.70%) SSL
11 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
11 3 (6.52%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (6.52%) VPN
12 2 (4.35%) FTP
12 2 (4.35%) IPsec
12 2 (4.35%) MPLS
13 1 (2.17%) OSPF
13 1 (2.17%) SNMP
13 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
13 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Publishing
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Network Engineer
2 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 15 (32.61%) Firewall Engineer
4 13 (28.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (28.26%) Security Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Network Support
6 4 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.17%) iSeries
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Statistics
2 1 (2.17%) Symmetrix
2 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Fault Management
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Network Design
3 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.35%) Network Management
4 2 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) Budget Control
5 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Email Filtering
5 1 (2.17%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
5 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.17%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Lisp
1 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
1 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (80.43%) SC Cleared
2 37 (80.43%) Security Cleared
3 32 (69.57%) CCNP
4 25 (54.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) CCSE
6 1 (2.17%) CCSA
6 1 (2.17%) CEH
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) UAG
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 41 (89.13%) Cisco
2 29 (63.04%) Palo Alto
3 28 (60.87%) CheckPoint
4 13 (28.26%) AlgoSec
4 13 (28.26%) Tufin
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.52%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) VMware
8 1 (2.17%) Avaya
8 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix
8 1 (2.17%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) IronPort
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
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