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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 37 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.17% 4.98% 6.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.91% 17.27% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 20
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
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
86 220 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.53% 28.83% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 69 183 166
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (70.18%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) WAN
3 31 (54.39%) LAN
4 29 (50.88%) VMware
5 28 (49.12%) VPN
5 28 (49.12%) Windows
6 27 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (42.11%) Linux
8 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
9 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
10 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
11 19 (33.33%) ITIL
12 18 (31.58%) SAN
13 15 (26.32%) CheckPoint
13 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
14 14 (24.56%) Degree
15 13 (22.81%) Citrix
15 13 (22.81%) Juniper
15 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
16 12 (21.05%) Wireless
16 12 (21.05%) F5
17 11 (19.30%) UNIX
17 11 (19.30%) CCNP
18 10 (17.54%) Project Management
19 9 (15.79%) VoIP
19 9 (15.79%) WLAN
19 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 8 (14.04%) Intrusion Detection
20 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (56.14%) WAN
2 31 (54.39%) LAN
3 28 (49.12%) VPN
4 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
5 18 (31.58%) SAN
6 12 (21.05%) Wireless
7 9 (15.79%) VoIP
7 9 (15.79%) WLAN
8 8 (14.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (14.04%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (14.04%) Network Security
8 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.53%) OSPF
9 6 (10.53%) Ethernet
10 5 (8.77%) NAS
10 5 (8.77%) MPLS
10 5 (8.77%) VLAN
10 5 (8.77%) FWSM
11 4 (7.02%) BIG-IP
11 4 (7.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 5 (8.77%) Electronics
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
1 5 (8.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) IT Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Product Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (5.26%) Network Support
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Network Designer
6 3 (5.26%) Designer
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) jQuery
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) LAMP
2 1 (1.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) IPTV
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
3 3 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Linux
3 11 (19.30%) UNIX
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.02%) Debian
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.75%) AIX
8 1 (1.75%) Solaris
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Project Management
3 7 (12.28%) Cyber Security
4 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.53%) Product Management
4 6 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (8.77%) Workflow
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security
6 4 (7.02%) Software Licensing
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.26%) Network Design
8 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C#
1 1 (1.75%) C++
1 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.75%) PHP
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
1 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 11 (19.30%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) CCDP
5 6 (10.53%) CCNA
5 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.77%) CCIE
6 5 (8.77%) CCSE
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.02%) MCITP
8 3 (5.26%) CCDE
8 3 (5.26%) OSCP
8 3 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.51%) MCP
9 2 (3.51%) CISSP
9 2 (3.51%) CCSA
10 1 (1.75%) GCIA
10 1 (1.75%) GCIH
10 1 (1.75%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 15 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) Terminal Server
4 3 (5.26%) ISA Server
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.26%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) XenServer
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) WSUS
2 3 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.26%) vMotion
2 3 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (70.18%) Cisco
2 29 (50.88%) VMware
3 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.32%) CheckPoint
5 13 (22.81%) Juniper
5 13 (22.81%) Citrix
6 12 (21.05%) F5
7 6 (10.53%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.53%) Fortinet
8 5 (8.77%) Software AG
8 5 (8.77%) webMethods
9 4 (7.02%) Oracle
9 4 (7.02%) Sony
9 4 (7.02%) IBM
9 4 (7.02%) HP
10 3 (5.26%) BT
10 3 (5.26%) 3Com
10 3 (5.26%) McAfee
11 2 (3.51%) Symantec
11 2 (3.51%) LANDesk
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Excellent Rates
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago