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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 20 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.84% 3.01% 9.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 13.51% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £35,000 £27,750 £36,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.12% -23.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £29,400 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
36 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.03% 22.29% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 34
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% +27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £43,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (82.76%) Linux
4 23 (79.31%) VMware
5 22 (75.86%) SAN
6 21 (72.41%) Cisco
6 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (65.52%) WAN
7 19 (65.52%) Project Management
8 18 (62.07%) CommVault
8 18 (62.07%) Juniper
8 18 (62.07%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (62.07%) Load Balancing
8 18 (62.07%) Network Security
8 18 (62.07%) Veeam
8 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (48.28%) Public Cloud
11 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
12 12 (41.38%) SMTP
13 10 (34.48%) Network Design
13 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
13 10 (34.48%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (31.03%) Internet
14 9 (31.03%) Dell
15 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
15 8 (27.59%) Perl
15 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) SAN
2 19 (65.52%) WAN
3 18 (62.07%) Network Security
4 12 (41.38%) SMTP
5 9 (31.03%) Internet
6 6 (20.69%) IP Telephony
7 5 (17.24%) OSPF
7 5 (17.24%) BGP
8 4 (13.79%) DHCP
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
9 2 (6.90%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (6.90%) FTP
9 2 (6.90%) HTTP
10 1 (3.45%) Wireless
10 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) French Language
1 2 (6.90%) German Language
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Technical Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Development Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Development Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Public Cloud
2 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (82.76%) Linux
4 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (24.14%) UNIX
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (13.79%) CentOS
6 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.90%) NetWare
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (3.45%) Android
8 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Project Management
2 18 (62.07%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (62.07%) Load Balancing
3 10 (34.48%) Network Design
3 10 (34.48%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Use Case
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Perl
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
1 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Legato
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
1 5 (17.24%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (17.24%) Icinga
2 4 (13.79%) Cacti
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) Juniper
3 18 (62.07%) CommVault
3 18 (62.07%) Veeam
4 9 (31.03%) Dell
5 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
6 4 (13.79%) Avaya
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Sophos
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix