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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 12 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 3.23% 2.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
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
8 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 25.81% 23.81% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 16
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,623 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) IOS XR
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) F5