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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 10 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 15.63% 3.23% 8.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.63% 11.76% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 9
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
38 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.69% 27.42% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (69.23%) SAN
4 17 (65.38%) Hyper-V
5 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (57.69%) Linux
6 15 (57.69%) VMware
7 14 (53.85%) Cisco
8 13 (50.00%) Dell
8 13 (50.00%) Project Management
9 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
10 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (38.46%) Network Security
10 10 (38.46%) Veeam
10 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
10 10 (38.46%) Juniper
10 10 (38.46%) Network Design
10 10 (38.46%) CommVault
10 10 (38.46%) WAN
10 10 (38.46%) SMTP
11 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
11 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
11 9 (34.62%) IP Telephony
11 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (30.77%) EqualLogic
12 8 (30.77%) Internet

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 6 (23.08%) IIS
4 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) Network Security
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 10 (38.46%) SMTP
3 9 (34.62%) IP Telephony
4 8 (30.77%) Internet
5 5 (19.23%) OSPF
5 5 (19.23%) BGP
6 4 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (11.54%) VPN
7 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
8 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 2 (7.69%) DNS
8 2 (7.69%) GPRS
8 2 (7.69%) WLAN
8 2 (7.69%) HTTP
8 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (15.38%) French Language
1 4 (15.38%) German Language
2 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (34.62%) Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Development Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Storage Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) EqualLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Biotechnology
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Project Management
2 10 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 10 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Hyper-V
2 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Legato
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
1 5 (19.23%) Icinga
1 5 (19.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (15.38%) Cacti
3 3 (11.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) Dell
4 10 (38.46%) Veeam
4 10 (38.46%) Juniper
4 10 (38.46%) CommVault
5 8 (30.77%) Avaya
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
8 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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