The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury 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 9 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 6.82% 3.33% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 40.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £37,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% -4.44%
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 Banbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 11.36% 8.33% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 19
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Firewall
Salary Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Banbury region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Banbury

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Banbury

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) HP