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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 35 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.86% 4.95% 8.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.93% 18.62% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 41
Average salary £42,250 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.29% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
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
82 188 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.79% 26.59% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 64 152 186
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 61 (75.31%) Cisco
2 37 (45.68%) Windows
3 36 (44.44%) Linux
4 33 (40.74%) VPN
5 30 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 29 (35.80%) VMware
7 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
7 26 (32.10%) WAN
8 25 (30.86%) Wireless
9 22 (27.16%) LAN
9 22 (27.16%) UNIX
10 21 (25.93%) VLAN
11 20 (24.69%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (24.69%) Juniper
12 18 (22.22%) CheckPoint
12 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 18 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (20.99%) CCNP
14 16 (19.75%) ITIL
15 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (17.28%) F5
16 14 (17.28%) Degree
16 14 (17.28%) Cisco PIX
17 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
18 12 (14.81%) DNS
18 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
19 11 (13.58%) Blue Coat
19 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
20 10 (12.35%) MCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.47%) Lync
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.74%) VPN
2 30 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 26 (32.10%) WAN
4 25 (30.86%) Wireless
5 22 (27.16%) LAN
6 21 (25.93%) VLAN
7 14 (17.28%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (14.81%) DNS
9 10 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (11.11%) OSPF
10 9 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 7 (8.64%) Network Security
12 6 (7.41%) IPsec
12 6 (7.41%) VoIP
12 6 (7.41%) SAN
13 5 (6.17%) NAS
13 5 (6.17%) FWSM
14 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (4.94%) LDAP
15 3 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Security Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Field Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Development Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Product Development Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Product Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Network Support
9 3 (3.70%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support
10 2 (2.47%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) HTML
1 9 (11.11%) CSS
1 9 (11.11%) LAMP
1 9 (11.11%) Ajax
1 9 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) PKI
2 5 (6.17%) IPTV
3 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Replication
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Windows
2 36 (44.44%) Linux
3 22 (27.16%) UNIX
4 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.17%) Solaris
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.23%) Debian
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.11%) Project Management
3 9 (11.11%) MVC
4 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.41%) Product Management
4 6 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (7.41%) Cyber Security
5 5 (6.17%) Benchmarking
5 5 (6.17%) Workflow
5 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.94%) Coaching
6 4 (4.94%) Information Security
7 3 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.70%) Security Architecture
7 3 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) PHP
2 9 (11.11%) C#
2 9 (11.11%) C++
2 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.11%) PHP5
3 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.99%) CCNP
3 14 (17.28%) Degree
4 10 (12.35%) MCP
5 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) CCNA
7 7 (8.64%) CCDP
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.94%) MCITP
9 3 (3.70%) CISSP
10 2 (2.47%) CCIE
10 2 (2.47%) CCSA
10 2 (2.47%) CCSE
11 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.23%) VCP4
11 1 (1.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) XenApp
4 2 (2.47%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.47%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Snort
5 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.23%) XenServer
5 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) SCCM
2 4 (4.94%) WSUS
3 3 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.47%) SCOM
4 2 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (75.31%) Cisco
2 29 (35.80%) VMware
3 20 (24.69%) Juniper
4 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 18 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 14 (17.28%) F5
6 11 (13.58%) Blue Coat
7 7 (8.64%) Fortinet
8 6 (7.41%) Citrix
9 5 (6.17%) Software AG
9 5 (6.17%) Sourcefire
9 5 (6.17%) webMethods
9 5 (6.17%) Crossbeam
9 5 (6.17%) IronPort
10 4 (4.94%) McAfee
10 4 (4.94%) Sony
10 4 (4.94%) Oracle
10 4 (4.94%) IBM
11 3 (3.70%) HP
12 2 (2.47%) Tripwire
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