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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.81% 15.63% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.10% 52.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 2
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
58 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.04% 29.69% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 16
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Sophos
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (40.00%) SAN
5 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
6 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 14 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (31.11%) Cisco
8 13 (28.89%) Linux
8 13 (28.89%) Information Security
9 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 12 (26.67%) Perl
9 12 (26.67%) VPN
9 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (24.44%) Project Management
10 11 (24.44%) Dell
10 11 (24.44%) MS Office
10 11 (24.44%) SolarWinds
11 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (22.22%) VMware
11 10 (22.22%) CommVault
11 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 9 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (20.00%) Java
12 9 (20.00%) C#
12 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.78%) EqualLogic

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) SAN
2 12 (26.67%) VPN
3 8 (17.78%) BGP
3 8 (17.78%) Internet
3 8 (17.78%) iSCSI
4 7 (15.56%) Network Security
5 5 (11.11%) DNS
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.89%) EIGRP
6 4 (8.89%) IPsec
6 4 (8.89%) IPv6
6 4 (8.89%) OSPF
6 4 (8.89%) SSL
6 4 (8.89%) Wireless
7 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.44%) DHCP
8 2 (4.44%) FTP
8 2 (4.44%) HTTP
8 2 (4.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Data Centre Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) IT Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) IT Support
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Architect
3 7 (15.56%) VMware Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 6 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Operations Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) Clustering
2 8 (17.78%) EqualLogic
3 6 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.89%) Linux
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.33%) Unix
8 3 (6.67%) CentOS
8 3 (6.67%) Debian
8 3 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
2 13 (28.89%) Information Security
3 11 (24.44%) Project Management
4 9 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) Product Management
7 6 (13.33%) Anomaly Detection
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Security Operations
7 6 (13.33%) SIEM
7 6 (13.33%) Threat Modelling
7 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (26.67%) Perl
3 9 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (15.56%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) CCIE
1 4 (8.89%) CCNA
1 4 (8.89%) CCNP
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.67%) Corosync
4 3 (6.67%) Docker
4 3 (6.67%) Postfix
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) WSUS
2 7 (15.56%) Nagios
3 6 (13.33%) Puppet
4 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.67%) Legato
4 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Sophos
2 14 (31.11%) Cisco
3 11 (24.44%) Dell
3 11 (24.44%) SolarWinds
4 10 (22.22%) CommVault
4 10 (22.22%) VMware
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.78%) Avaya
6 8 (17.78%) Fortinet
7 7 (15.56%) Juniper
7 7 (15.56%) Veeam
8 5 (11.11%) Atlassian
8 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (6.67%) EMC
9 3 (6.67%) HP
9 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 16 days ago