The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 15 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 7.32% 4.41% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 11.11% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
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 Eastleigh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 31.71% 39.71% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 9
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £22,600 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,250 £57,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Firewall
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) SLA
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) RIP
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Clustering
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Junos
6 3 (25.00%) CCSA
6 3 (25.00%) CCSE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) RIP
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) OSPF
2 5 (41.67%) BGP
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Junos
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Project Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (25.00%) CCSA
3 3 (25.00%) CCSE
3 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (25.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix