The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 23 34 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.59% 3.75% 8.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 11.76% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £26,000 £33,000 £36,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -9.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 51 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 21.55% 31.88% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 14
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Abingdon region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Abingdon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 9 (60.00%) Project Management
5 8 (53.33%) Juniper
5 8 (53.33%) SAN
5 8 (53.33%) CommVault
5 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
5 8 (53.33%) Network Security
5 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
5 8 (53.33%) Veeam
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (26.67%) Internet
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) CentOS
8 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Puppet
8 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 8 (53.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) FTP
5 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) SMTP
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Architect
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) CentOS
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) NetWare
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (6.67%) Windows CE
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Perl
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 8 (53.33%) CommVault
3 8 (53.33%) Veeam
4 2 (13.33%) Sophos
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
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