The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 15 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 2.33% 5.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 13.95% 30.00% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +103.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bicester region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Bicester

Firewall
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Draytek
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) DameWare
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Assistant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Assistant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Assistant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle