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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 5 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 14.81% 2.63% 12.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 4.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
6 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 22.22% 65.79% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 21
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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 20 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Junos
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) RIP
4 2 (40.00%) CCSA
4 2 (40.00%) CCSE
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Junos
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCSA
3 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint