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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 15 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 11.21% 3.21% 10.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.95% 17.86% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 14
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
42 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 36.21% 17.95% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 35
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 25 (75.76%) VMware
4 24 (72.73%) SAN
5 23 (69.70%) Cisco
6 19 (57.58%) WAN
6 19 (57.58%) Project Management
6 19 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
7 18 (54.55%) Network Security
7 18 (54.55%) Veeam
7 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (54.55%) CommVault
7 18 (54.55%) Juniper
8 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
10 14 (42.42%) Public Cloud
11 12 (36.36%) SMTP
12 11 (33.33%) Dell
12 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
13 10 (30.30%) Network Design
13 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
13 10 (30.30%) Internet
14 9 (27.27%) IP Telephony
15 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 5 (15.15%) IIS
4 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) SAN
2 19 (57.58%) WAN
3 18 (54.55%) Network Security
4 12 (36.36%) SMTP
5 10 (30.30%) Internet
6 9 (27.27%) IP Telephony
7 5 (15.15%) OSPF
7 5 (15.15%) BGP
8 4 (12.12%) DHCP
8 4 (12.12%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
9 2 (6.06%) FTP
9 2 (6.06%) HTTP
10 1 (3.03%) VPN
10 1 (3.03%) Wireless
10 1 (3.03%) LAN
10 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) French Language
1 4 (12.12%) German Language
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Architect
1 8 (24.24%) Technical Architect
1 8 (24.24%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (24.24%) Systems Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Development Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Development Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Storage Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Public Cloud
2 6 (18.18%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.21%) UNIX
6 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
7 4 (12.12%) CentOS
7 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
8 2 (6.06%) NetWare
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (3.03%) Android
9 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.03%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Project Management
2 18 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
3 10 (30.30%) Network Design
3 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Use Case
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.03%) Process Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Perl
1 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
1 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCNA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Legato
1 5 (15.15%) Nagios
1 5 (15.15%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (15.15%) Icinga
2 4 (12.12%) Cacti
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Cisco
3 18 (54.55%) Juniper
3 18 (54.55%) CommVault
3 18 (54.55%) Veeam
4 11 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (18.18%) Avaya
6 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) Sophos
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix