The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 42 25 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 51 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.80% 8.66% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.93% 28.98% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 7
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 176 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.48% 29.88% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 106 129 53
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 17 (47.22%) WAN
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
3 15 (41.67%) CCNA
3 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 14 (38.89%) LAN
4 14 (38.89%) DNS
5 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco
6 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
6 11 (30.56%) High Availability
7 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 9 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Network Design
8 8 (22.22%) Information Security
8 8 (22.22%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) CCNP
9 7 (19.44%) CISSP
9 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
9 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 7 (19.44%) Security Management
10 6 (16.67%) AS400
10 6 (16.67%) VoIP
10 6 (16.67%) IBM
10 6 (16.67%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) WAN
2 14 (38.89%) DNS
2 14 (38.89%) LAN
3 9 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (22.22%) VPN
5 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
6 6 (16.67%) MPLS
6 6 (16.67%) Network Security
6 6 (16.67%) SSL
6 6 (16.67%) VoIP
7 5 (13.89%) 3GPP
7 5 (13.89%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) LTE
7 5 (13.89%) MVNO
7 5 (13.89%) TETRA
8 4 (11.11%) BGP
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (11.11%) OSPF
8 4 (11.11%) SAN
8 4 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Chief Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) IP Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Voice Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) AS400
2 6 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (8.33%) IVR
5 2 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (30.56%) High Availability
3 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Information Security
4 8 (22.22%) Network Design
5 7 (19.44%) Security Management
6 5 (13.89%) BPMN
6 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Threat Management
6 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
6 5 (13.89%) UML
6 5 (13.89%) Use Case
7 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 4 (11.11%) SIEM
7 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) C++
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 15 (41.67%) CCNA
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) CCNP
5 7 (19.44%) CISSP
6 5 (13.89%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (11.11%) MCSA
7 4 (11.11%) MCSE
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.56%) CCENT
10 1 (2.78%) CCSP
10 1 (2.78%) CISA
10 1 (2.78%) MCP
10 1 (2.78%) RHCE
10 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
10 1 (2.78%) SANS
10 1 (2.78%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) ISO27002
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.78%) SAS 70
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) F5
5 3 (8.33%) Lumension
5 3 (8.33%) NetApp
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.78%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.78%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) Splunk
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Salary: Car allowance, competitive benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago