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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.27% 5.84% 6.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.24% 20.69% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 27
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
85 203 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.68% 28.23% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 74 173 177
Average salary £39,250 £39,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.63% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (72.46%) Cisco
2 35 (50.72%) Windows
3 31 (44.93%) Linux
4 29 (42.03%) VPN
4 29 (42.03%) VMware
5 28 (40.58%) WAN
6 25 (36.23%) LAN
6 25 (36.23%) TCP/IP
7 24 (34.78%) Active Directory
8 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 21 (30.43%) Wireless
8 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (24.64%) UNIX
10 16 (23.19%) ITIL
11 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (21.74%) Hyper-V
11 15 (21.74%) VLAN
12 14 (20.29%) Degree
12 14 (20.29%) Juniper
12 14 (20.29%) CheckPoint
13 13 (18.84%) CCNP
14 12 (17.39%) SAN
15 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (15.94%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (15.94%) F5
16 9 (13.04%) Project Management
16 9 (13.04%) Citrix
16 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
16 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Lync
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.90%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) VPN
2 28 (40.58%) WAN
3 25 (36.23%) LAN
3 25 (36.23%) TCP/IP
4 21 (30.43%) Wireless
5 15 (21.74%) VLAN
6 12 (17.39%) SAN
7 11 (15.94%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (11.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (11.59%) DNS
9 6 (8.70%) Network Security
9 6 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (8.70%) Ethernet
9 6 (8.70%) OSPF
9 6 (8.70%) VoIP
10 5 (7.25%) NAS
10 5 (7.25%) FWSM
11 4 (5.80%) LDAP
12 3 (4.35%) WLAN
12 3 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (7.25%) Electronics
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Security Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Network Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Field Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) IT Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Network Support
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Product Development Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) IT Support
8 2 (2.90%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) CSS
1 5 (7.25%) HTML
1 5 (7.25%) LAMP
1 5 (7.25%) Ajax
1 5 (7.25%) jQuery
2 3 (4.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.25%) IPTV
2 3 (4.35%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.35%) Replication
2 3 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.90%) PKI
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Windows
2 31 (44.93%) Linux
3 17 (24.64%) UNIX
4 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.80%) Debian
10 3 (4.35%) Solaris
11 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.45%) AIX
12 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) Project Management
3 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.14%) Cyber Security
5 6 (8.70%) Product Management
5 6 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.25%) MVC
6 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.25%) Workflow
6 5 (7.25%) Information Security
7 4 (5.80%) Software Licensing
8 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) SIEM
9 2 (2.90%) Change Control
9 2 (2.90%) Coaching
9 2 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) C#
1 5 (7.25%) C++
1 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (7.25%) PHP
1 5 (7.25%) SQL
1 5 (7.25%) PHP5
2 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (20.29%) Degree
3 13 (18.84%) CCNP
4 8 (11.59%) MCP
5 7 (10.14%) CCNA
5 7 (10.14%) CCDP
5 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.80%) MCITP
6 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.90%) CCSA
7 2 (2.90%) CCSE
7 2 (2.90%) CISSP
7 2 (2.90%) CCIE
8 1 (1.45%) GIAC
8 1 (1.45%) GCIA
8 1 (1.45%) GCIH
8 1 (1.45%) GCFA
8 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) Terminal Server
4 3 (4.35%) ISA Server
4 3 (4.35%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) XenServer
5 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) WSUS
2 3 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (72.46%) Cisco
2 29 (42.03%) VMware
3 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.29%) Juniper
4 14 (20.29%) CheckPoint
5 11 (15.94%) F5
6 9 (13.04%) Citrix
7 8 (11.59%) Blue Coat
8 6 (8.70%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.25%) webMethods
9 5 (7.25%) Software AG
10 4 (5.80%) Sony
10 4 (5.80%) Oracle
10 4 (5.80%) IBM
10 4 (5.80%) HP
11 3 (4.35%) McAfee
11 3 (4.35%) 3Com
12 2 (2.90%) LogRhythm
12 2 (2.90%) IronPort
12 2 (2.90%) Crossbeam
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