The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 16 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 8.98% 5.85% 6.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.46% 45.45% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £34,200 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £49,000
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 Farnborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 22 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 23.35% 12.87% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 55
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Firewall
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Farnborough

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 32 (59.26%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) VMware
3 28 (51.85%) Linux
4 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (37.04%) CCNA
5 20 (37.04%) MPLS
6 18 (33.33%) VPN
7 17 (31.48%) Cisco
7 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
7 17 (31.48%) IPsec
8 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 15 (27.78%) WAN
9 15 (27.78%) CCNP
10 14 (25.93%) OSPF
10 14 (25.93%) BGP
10 14 (25.93%) ITIL
10 14 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.22%) McAfee
12 12 (22.22%) HSRP
13 11 (20.37%) SQL
14 10 (18.52%) SaaS
14 10 (18.52%) PaaS
14 10 (18.52%) IaaS
15 9 (16.67%) vSphere
16 8 (14.81%) Polycom
16 8 (14.81%) Tandberg

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (18.52%) SaaS
2 10 (18.52%) PaaS
2 10 (18.52%) IaaS
3 3 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) MPLS
2 18 (33.33%) VPN
3 17 (31.48%) IPsec
4 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 15 (27.78%) WAN
6 14 (25.93%) OSPF
6 14 (25.93%) BGP
7 12 (22.22%) HSRP
8 8 (14.81%) SAN
9 7 (12.96%) HTTP
9 7 (12.96%) NAS
10 4 (7.41%) SSL
11 3 (5.56%) VoIP
11 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (3.70%) tcpdump
12 2 (3.70%) Multicast
12 2 (3.70%) LAN
12 2 (3.70%) SNMP
12 2 (3.70%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Network Engineer
2 16 (29.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Applications Support
5 7 (12.96%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.56%) Head of IT
7 3 (5.56%) Head of Operations
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) C++ Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Systems Test Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
1 7 (12.96%) XML
2 6 (11.11%) RSS
2 6 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) PKI
1 8 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.70%) SCADA
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) UNIX
5 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (12.96%) Change Management
3 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Line Management
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security
6 3 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (3.70%) UML
7 2 (3.70%) OOP
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) OOD
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
7 2 (3.70%) Product Management
7 2 (3.70%) Network Management
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
7 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.96%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (37.04%) CCNA
3 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 15 (27.78%) CCNP
5 4 (7.41%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) CCIE
7 1 (1.85%) MCSE
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) vSphere
3 7 (12.96%) vCloud
4 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) VMware
2 17 (31.48%) Cisco
2 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
3 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.22%) McAfee
5 8 (14.81%) Polycom
5 8 (14.81%) Tandberg
6 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.56%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 2 (3.70%) Novell
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) F5
7 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits and Caeer Progression
Posted: 6 days ago