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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 8 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 33 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.04% 3.81% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 63.46% 24.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 7
Median daily rate £400 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £306 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £388 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.01 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.60% +8.70%
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
52 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.13% 15.54% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 42
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -40.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 67 (89.33%) Cisco
2 57 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (76.00%) SC Cleared
2 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
3 56 (74.67%) WAN
4 55 (73.33%) LAN
5 52 (69.33%) Wireless
6 44 (58.67%) VoIP
6 44 (58.67%) CCNP
7 42 (56.00%) Network Security
8 41 (54.67%) CheckPoint
9 37 (49.33%) CCNA
10 36 (48.00%) Palo Alto
11 34 (45.33%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (28.00%) Data Centre
12 21 (28.00%) FortiGate
13 17 (22.67%) IP Telephony
14 15 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (17.33%) AlgoSec
15 13 (17.33%) Tufin
16 10 (13.33%) SLA
17 9 (12.00%) DNS
18 8 (10.67%) Fault Management
19 7 (9.33%) SSL
20 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
20 6 (8.00%) ITIL
21 5 (6.67%) FTP
21 5 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
21 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
22 4 (5.33%) UAG

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 (2.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 56 (74.67%) WAN
2 55 (73.33%) LAN
3 52 (69.33%) Wireless
4 44 (58.67%) VoIP
5 42 (56.00%) Network Security
6 34 (45.33%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (22.67%) IP Telephony
8 15 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (12.00%) DNS
10 7 (9.33%) SSL
11 5 (6.67%) FTP
11 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
11 5 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (5.33%) Internet
12 4 (5.33%) MPLS
12 4 (5.33%) VPN
13 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
14 2 (2.67%) BGP
14 2 (2.67%) DHCP
14 2 (2.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.33%) Publishing
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (77.33%) Network Engineer
2 32 (42.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 28 (37.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) Security Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Network Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Network Support
9 5 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Web Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Network Analyst
12 2 (2.67%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) CGI
1 2 (2.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.33%) Clustering
3 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.33%) iSeries
3 1 (1.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Linux
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.67%) Fault Management
2 6 (8.00%) ITIL
3 4 (5.33%) ITIL V3
3 4 (5.33%) Network Design
4 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (2.67%) Change Control
5 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.67%) Service Management
6 1 (1.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (1.33%) Demand Management
6 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.33%) Email Filtering
6 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (1.33%) Network Management
6 1 (1.33%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.33%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (1.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) Lisp
1 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.33%) SQL
1 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
1 57 (76.00%) SC Cleared
1 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (58.67%) CCNP
3 37 (49.33%) CCNA
4 2 (2.67%) CCDP
4 2 (2.67%) CCSE
5 1 (1.33%) CCSA
5 1 (1.33%) CEH
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) UAG
2 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (28.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (89.33%) Cisco
2 41 (54.67%) CheckPoint
3 36 (48.00%) Palo Alto
4 13 (17.33%) AlgoSec
4 13 (17.33%) Tufin
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.00%) HP
7 3 (4.00%) Juniper
8 2 (2.67%) Nokia
8 2 (2.67%) VMware
9 1 (1.33%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.33%) Dell
9 1 (1.33%) EMC
9 1 (1.33%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.33%) IBM
9 1 (1.33%) IronPort
9 1 (1.33%) NetApp
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.33%) Symantec
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