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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 29 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 53 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.04% 6.16% 8.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.08% 24.26% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 54
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
240 169 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.42% 25.38% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 130 177
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 48 (55.17%) Linux
2 45 (51.72%) VPN
3 43 (49.43%) Windows
4 37 (42.53%) SQL
5 36 (41.38%) Cisco
6 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
7 30 (34.48%) MySQL
7 30 (34.48%) Apache
7 30 (34.48%) DNS
8 25 (28.74%) TCP/IP
9 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 24 (27.59%) Active Directory
10 23 (26.44%) UNIX
10 23 (26.44%) PHP
10 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
10 23 (26.44%) C++
10 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (25.29%) Apple iOS
11 22 (25.29%) Ajax
11 22 (25.29%) PHP5
11 22 (25.29%) jQuery
11 22 (25.29%) HTML
11 22 (25.29%) C#
11 22 (25.29%) CSS
11 22 (25.29%) CCNA
11 22 (25.29%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (25.29%) MVC
11 22 (25.29%) LAMP
12 21 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (19.54%) Shell Script

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 30 (34.48%) Apache
2 12 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.05%) IIS
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.15%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (19.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
3 3 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (51.72%) VPN
2 30 (34.48%) DNS
3 25 (28.74%) TCP/IP
4 15 (17.24%) WAN
5 13 (14.94%) SSL
5 13 (14.94%) HTTP
5 13 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (12.64%) Network Security
7 8 (9.20%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (9.20%) VLAN
7 8 (9.20%) VoIP
7 8 (9.20%) LAN
8 7 (8.05%) SAN
8 7 (8.05%) HTTPS
8 7 (8.05%) IPsec
8 7 (8.05%) IP Telephony
8 7 (8.05%) NAS
9 6 (6.90%) NetScaler
10 5 (5.75%) DHCP
11 4 (4.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.48%) MySQL
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Billing
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Developer
1 22 (25.29%) Web Developer
2 14 (16.09%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (12.64%) Consultant
4 11 (12.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Administrator
6 5 (5.75%) Network Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.75%) IT Support
7 4 (4.60%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Network Support
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.29%) HTML
1 22 (25.29%) CSS
1 22 (25.29%) LAMP
1 22 (25.29%) Ajax
1 22 (25.29%) jQuery
2 7 (8.05%) .NET
3 3 (3.45%) Middleware
4 2 (2.30%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.15%) Web Services
5 1 (1.15%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Firmware
1 4 (4.60%) PKI
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.15%) DTV
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) iPhone
3 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.17%) Linux
2 43 (49.43%) Windows
3 23 (26.44%) UNIX
3 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (25.29%) Apple iOS
5 21 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 8 (9.20%) Ubuntu
7 8 (9.20%) Debian
8 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.45%) AIX
10 3 (3.45%) Solaris
11 2 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.15%) Android
12 1 (1.15%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (1.15%) CentOS
12 1 (1.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) MVC
2 12 (13.79%) Change Control
3 10 (11.49%) ITIL
4 9 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.05%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.90%) Project Management
6 6 (6.90%) SIEM
7 4 (4.60%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.60%) Migration
8 3 (3.45%) Document Management
8 3 (3.45%) Change Management
8 3 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.30%) Analytics
9 2 (2.30%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.30%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) SQL
2 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.44%) C++
2 23 (26.44%) PHP
3 22 (25.29%) PHP5
3 22 (25.29%) C#
4 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.34%) Perl
6 8 (9.20%) Python
6 8 (9.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) CCNA
1 22 (25.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.20%) CCNP
5 7 (8.05%) Degree
6 6 (6.90%) CISSP
7 5 (5.75%) CCSA
7 5 (5.75%) CCSE
8 4 (4.60%) GCIA
8 4 (4.60%) GCIH
8 4 (4.60%) HNC
9 3 (3.45%) MCSE
9 3 (3.45%) CCIE
9 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.30%) GIAC
10 2 (2.30%) MCP
10 2 (2.30%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.30%) MCITP
11 1 (1.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.60%) SLA
4 3 (3.45%) COSO
4 3 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.34%) Snort
3 8 (9.20%) Hyper-V
3 8 (9.20%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.30%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.30%) Postfix
5 2 (2.30%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) Sysprep
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (41.38%) Cisco
2 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.09%) HP
3 14 (16.09%) CheckPoint
4 13 (14.94%) Juniper
5 10 (11.49%) VMware
6 6 (6.90%) Radware
6 6 (6.90%) Riverbed
6 6 (6.90%) Compaq
7 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.60%) F5
8 4 (4.60%) Avaya
8 4 (4.60%) McAfee
9 3 (3.45%) Websense
9 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.45%) Nortel
10 2 (2.30%) Citrix
10 2 (2.30%) SAP
10 2 (2.30%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.30%) Mercator
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