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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 36 36 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 46 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.23% 6.29% 10.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.78% 21.81% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 58
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 £22,100 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
245 188 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.20% 28.83% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 215 133 163
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
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 21 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 55 (62.50%) Linux
2 44 (50.00%) VPN
3 39 (44.32%) Windows
4 36 (40.91%) SQL
4 36 (40.91%) Cisco
5 35 (39.77%) DNS
6 34 (38.64%) Apache
7 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 29 (32.95%) MySQL
9 27 (30.68%) C++
9 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
9 27 (30.68%) PHP
9 27 (30.68%) UNIX
9 27 (30.68%) MVC
9 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (29.55%) C#
10 26 (29.55%) HTML
10 26 (29.55%) CSS
10 26 (29.55%) LAMP
10 26 (29.55%) Ajax
10 26 (29.55%) PHP5
10 26 (29.55%) jQuery
10 26 (29.55%) Apple iOS
11 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
12 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
13 20 (22.73%) HP
13 20 (22.73%) Juniper
14 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
14 19 (21.59%) Change Control

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 34 (38.64%) Apache
2 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.14%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (50.00%) VPN
2 35 (39.77%) DNS
3 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 14 (15.91%) WAN
5 13 (14.77%) SAN
5 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (14.77%) NAS
6 11 (12.50%) Network Security
7 9 (10.23%) HTTP
8 8 (9.09%) SSL
8 8 (9.09%) VLAN
8 8 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (7.95%) VoIP
9 7 (7.95%) LAN
10 6 (6.82%) DHCP
10 6 (6.82%) IP Telephony
10 6 (6.82%) NetScaler
11 4 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (4.55%) SSH
11 4 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 29 (32.95%) MySQL
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Back Office
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Billing
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (29.55%) Developer
1 26 (29.55%) Web Developer
2 14 (15.91%) Network Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (12.50%) Consultant
5 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Network Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) IT Support
10 3 (3.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Network Support
11 2 (2.27%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
11 2 (2.27%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.55%) HTML
1 26 (29.55%) CSS
1 26 (29.55%) LAMP
1 26 (29.55%) Ajax
1 26 (29.55%) jQuery
2 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) Middleware
3 2 (2.27%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) ODBC
4 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Firmware
1 4 (4.55%) LIMS
1 4 (4.55%) PACS
1 4 (4.55%) PKI
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.27%) DTV
2 2 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) iPhone
3 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 55 (62.50%) Linux
2 39 (44.32%) Windows
3 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (30.68%) UNIX
4 26 (29.55%) Apple iOS
5 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.09%) Debian
6 8 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 7 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.68%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.41%) AIX
9 3 (3.41%) Solaris
9 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.14%) Android
11 1 (1.14%) Windows CE
11 1 (1.14%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) MVC
2 19 (21.59%) Change Control
3 16 (18.18%) ITIL
4 10 (11.36%) Change Management
4 10 (11.36%) Project Planning
5 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.82%) SIEM
7 4 (4.55%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Migration
7 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.41%) Document Management
8 3 (3.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.27%) Cyber Security
9 2 (2.27%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) SQL
2 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.68%) C++
2 27 (30.68%) PHP
3 26 (29.55%) PHP5
3 26 (29.55%) C#
4 12 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.68%) Perl
6 4 (4.55%) Python
6 4 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) CCNA
1 17 (19.32%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.09%) CCNP
5 7 (7.95%) CISSP
5 7 (7.95%) Degree
6 6 (6.82%) MCSE
6 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.68%) CCSA
7 5 (5.68%) CCSE
8 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.55%) GCIA
8 4 (4.55%) GCIH
8 4 (4.55%) HNC
9 3 (3.41%) CCIE
10 2 (2.27%) GIAC
10 2 (2.27%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.27%) MCITP
11 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.09%) SLA
3 7 (7.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.41%) COSO
4 3 (3.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.95%) XenApp
3 7 (7.95%) XenServer
3 7 (7.95%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.68%) Snort
6 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.27%) Postfix
7 2 (2.27%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Sysprep
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Cisco
2 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.73%) HP
3 20 (22.73%) Juniper
4 15 (17.05%) VMware
5 14 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 13 (14.77%) Compaq
7 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 8 (9.09%) Citrix
8 6 (6.82%) Radware
8 6 (6.82%) Riverbed
9 5 (5.68%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.55%) F5
10 4 (4.55%) McAfee
10 4 (4.55%) Avaya
11 3 (3.41%) Nortel
11 3 (3.41%) Websense
11 3 (3.41%) SAP
11 3 (3.41%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.27%) Fujitsu
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