The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.80% 7.69% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 35.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £33,000 £36,450 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.46% -2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £36,450 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £37,870 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.28% 21.98% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 9
Average salary £33,000 £36,450 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.46% -27.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Oxfordshire

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 25 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) IIS
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) SAN
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
6 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (45.45%) Network Security
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
7 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
4 4 (36.36%) SNMP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Head of IT
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Biotechnology
1 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault