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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 24 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 50 9 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.31% 1.87% 5.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.93% 11.54% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 27
Average salary £34,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
179 78 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.73% 16.22% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 133 49 157
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 63 (61.17%) Windows
2 51 (49.51%) VPN
3 47 (45.63%) Linux
4 45 (43.69%) Cisco
5 42 (40.78%) Active Directory
6 39 (37.86%) TCP/IP
7 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
8 30 (29.13%) SQL
8 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (26.21%) MySQL
9 27 (26.21%) WAN
9 27 (26.21%) VMware
10 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
11 24 (23.30%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (23.30%) UNIX
11 24 (23.30%) VLAN
12 23 (22.33%) MS Exchange
13 21 (20.39%) Apache
13 21 (20.39%) DNS
13 21 (20.39%) Shell Script
14 20 (19.42%) Wireless
15 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
16 18 (17.48%) LAN
16 18 (17.48%) IPsec
17 17 (16.50%) MVC
17 17 (16.50%) LAMP
17 17 (16.50%) CSS
17 17 (16.50%) PHP
17 17 (16.50%) C#
17 17 (16.50%) C++

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (22.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.39%) Apache
3 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
5 11 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.71%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.94%) Lync
8 1 (0.97%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.97%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) SaaS
2 3 (2.91%) Office 365
3 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (49.51%) VPN
2 39 (37.86%) TCP/IP
3 27 (26.21%) WAN
4 24 (23.30%) VLAN
5 21 (20.39%) DNS
6 20 (19.42%) Wireless
7 18 (17.48%) LAN
7 18 (17.48%) IPsec
8 13 (12.62%) Network Security
8 13 (12.62%) SSL
8 13 (12.62%) HTTP
9 12 (11.65%) HTTPS
9 12 (11.65%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (9.71%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (7.77%) Ethernet
11 8 (7.77%) OSPF
12 7 (6.80%) VoIP
13 6 (5.83%) NAS
13 6 (5.83%) SAN
14 4 (3.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (26.21%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (1.94%) Electronics
1 2 (1.94%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Law
2 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (16.50%) Developer
1 17 (16.50%) Web Developer
2 16 (15.53%) Network Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (12.62%) IT Support
5 12 (11.65%) Security Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Field Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.83%) Product Development Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Development Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (3.88%) Support Technician
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) LAMP
1 17 (16.50%) CSS
1 17 (16.50%) HTML
1 17 (16.50%) Ajax
1 17 (16.50%) jQuery
2 10 (9.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) ODBC
3 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) PKI
2 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) IPTV
3 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.17%) Windows
2 47 (45.63%) Linux
3 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (23.30%) UNIX
5 17 (16.50%) Apple iOS
6 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (10.68%) Windows 7
8 10 (9.71%) Windows 8
9 9 (8.74%) Windows XP
10 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (4.85%) Solaris
11 5 (4.85%) Windows 2000
12 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
12 4 (3.88%) Debian
13 1 (0.97%) Android
13 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) MVC
2 13 (12.62%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (11.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.74%) ITIL
5 6 (5.83%) Benchmarking
6 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.88%) Coaching
7 3 (2.91%) Project Management
8 2 (1.94%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.94%) Product Management
8 2 (1.94%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (1.94%) Security Architecture
8 2 (1.94%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.94%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.94%) Workflow
8 2 (1.94%) Network Design
9 1 (0.97%) Information Security
9 1 (0.97%) Risk Management
9 1 (0.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.13%) SQL
2 21 (20.39%) Shell Script
3 17 (16.50%) PHP
3 17 (16.50%) C#
3 17 (16.50%) C++
3 17 (16.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (16.50%) PHP5
4 12 (11.65%) Perl
4 12 (11.65%) Python
4 12 (11.65%) Ruby
5 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.94%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.56%) CCNA
3 11 (10.68%) MCP
4 10 (9.71%) CCNP
4 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.83%) Degree
6 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.91%) MCITP
8 2 (1.94%) MCSE
8 2 (1.94%) CISSP
8 2 (1.94%) CCDP
9 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.97%) GIAC
9 1 (0.97%) CCIE
9 1 (0.97%) VCP4
9 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.65%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.83%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (40.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (12.62%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.65%) Snort
4 10 (9.71%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) SCCM
2 4 (3.88%) WSUS
3 3 (2.91%) SCOM
4 1 (0.97%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (43.69%) Cisco
2 27 (26.21%) VMware
3 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.62%) Juniper
5 11 (10.68%) CheckPoint
6 8 (7.77%) Citrix
7 7 (6.80%) Blue Coat
7 7 (6.80%) F5
8 6 (5.83%) IronPort
9 5 (4.85%) Sourcefire
9 5 (4.85%) Crossbeam
10 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.94%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.94%) Splunk
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle
11 2 (1.94%) IBM
11 2 (1.94%) Software AG
11 2 (1.94%) McAfee
11 2 (1.94%) webMethods
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
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