The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 42 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.28% 6.24% 8.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.78% 17.14% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 40
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,550 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 245 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.68% 36.40% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 191 170 134
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Hampshire

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 11 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 42 (57.53%) Linux
2 30 (41.10%) VPN
3 29 (39.73%) DNS
3 29 (39.73%) Cisco
4 27 (36.99%) SQL
5 26 (35.62%) Windows
6 24 (32.88%) Apache
6 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
7 23 (31.51%) PHP
7 23 (31.51%) MySQL
7 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
7 23 (31.51%) C++
7 23 (31.51%) UNIX
7 23 (31.51%) MVC
8 22 (30.14%) LAMP
8 22 (30.14%) HTML
8 22 (30.14%) C#
8 22 (30.14%) CSS
8 22 (30.14%) Ajax
8 22 (30.14%) PHP5
8 22 (30.14%) jQuery
8 22 (30.14%) Apple iOS
9 19 (26.03%) Change Control
9 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
9 19 (26.03%) HP
9 19 (26.03%) Juniper
10 16 (21.92%) VMware
10 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (21.92%) ITIL
10 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 24 (32.88%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) VPN
2 29 (39.73%) DNS
3 13 (17.81%) NAS
3 13 (17.81%) SAN
4 12 (16.44%) WAN
5 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (10.96%) VLAN
6 8 (10.96%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (9.59%) Network Security
8 6 (8.22%) NetScaler
9 5 (6.85%) IP Telephony
9 5 (6.85%) VoIP
9 5 (6.85%) DHCP
9 5 (6.85%) HTTP
10 4 (5.48%) LAN
10 4 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (5.48%) SSL
11 3 (4.11%) SSH
11 3 (4.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.51%) MySQL
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Automotive
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Developer
1 22 (30.14%) Web Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Network Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Network Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) IT Support
6 3 (4.11%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.74%) Security Consultant
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.74%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (2.74%) Support Technician
7 2 (2.74%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) HTML
1 22 (30.14%) CSS
1 22 (30.14%) LAMP
1 22 (30.14%) Ajax
1 22 (30.14%) jQuery
2 2 (2.74%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.74%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) LIMS
1 4 (5.48%) PACS
1 4 (5.48%) Firmware
2 3 (4.11%) PKI
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) DTV
3 2 (2.74%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (57.53%) Linux
2 26 (35.62%) Windows
3 23 (31.51%) UNIX
4 22 (30.14%) Apple iOS
5 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.74%) AIX
10 2 (2.74%) Solaris
10 2 (2.74%) Debian
10 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.37%) Fedora
11 1 (1.37%) Windows CE
11 1 (1.37%) CentOS
11 1 (1.37%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) MVC
2 19 (26.03%) Change Control
3 16 (21.92%) ITIL
4 10 (13.70%) Project Planning
5 9 (12.33%) Change Management
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
6 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.85%) SIEM
8 4 (5.48%) Migration
9 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
10 2 (2.74%) Security Architecture
10 2 (2.74%) Analytics
10 2 (2.74%) Cyber Security
10 2 (2.74%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.74%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.51%) C++
2 23 (31.51%) PHP
3 22 (30.14%) PHP5
3 22 (30.14%) C#
4 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (19.18%) CCNA
3 9 (12.33%) CCNP
4 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
5 7 (9.59%) Degree
5 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.22%) CISSP
6 6 (8.22%) MCSE
6 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.85%) CCSE
7 5 (6.85%) CCSA
8 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (5.48%) HNC
8 4 (5.48%) CCIE
9 3 (4.11%) GCIA
9 3 (4.11%) GCIH
10 2 (2.74%) GIAC
10 2 (2.74%) MCP
10 2 (2.74%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.74%) COSO
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) XenApp
2 7 (9.59%) XenServer
2 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.11%) Snort
4 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.74%) Postfix
4 2 (2.74%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) WSUS
1 1 (1.37%) Sysprep
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Cisco
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.03%) HP
2 19 (26.03%) Juniper
3 16 (21.92%) VMware
4 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
5 13 (17.81%) Compaq
6 8 (10.96%) Citrix
6 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.22%) Radware
8 4 (5.48%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.48%) F5
8 4 (5.48%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.48%) McAfee
8 4 (5.48%) Avaya
9 3 (4.11%) Nortel
9 3 (4.11%) Websense
9 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.11%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.11%) Fujitsu
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