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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 14 10 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 51 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.33% 11.98% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.80% 43.40% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 2
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
125 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.11% 27.60% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 42 27
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +118.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,250 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 36 (52.17%) Cisco
3 32 (46.38%) VMware
4 29 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (33.33%) VPN
5 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 23 (33.33%) Linux
6 21 (30.43%) ITIL
6 21 (30.43%) LAN
6 21 (30.43%) WAN
7 20 (28.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (27.54%) Juniper
9 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (24.64%) CCNA
10 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
11 16 (23.19%) Network Security
11 16 (23.19%) Information Security
12 15 (21.74%) IPsec
12 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (21.74%) vSphere
13 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (20.29%) SLA
13 14 (20.29%) CCNP
14 13 (18.84%) SAN
14 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (15.94%) VLAN
16 11 (15.94%) CCDP
16 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (28.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (7.25%) SAS
5 5 (7.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.33%) VPN
2 21 (30.43%) LAN
2 21 (30.43%) WAN
3 16 (23.19%) Network Security
4 15 (21.74%) IPsec
5 13 (18.84%) SAN
6 11 (15.94%) VLAN
7 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 9 (13.04%) VoIP
7 9 (13.04%) DNS
8 8 (11.59%) NAS
9 7 (10.14%) DHCP
10 6 (8.70%) Internet
11 5 (7.25%) IP Telephony
12 4 (5.80%) DMZ
12 4 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (4.35%) MPLS
14 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (2.90%) BGP
14 2 (2.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Architect
3 9 (13.04%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Network Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) Security Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Network Designer
6 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Designer
7 5 (7.25%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Account Manager
9 3 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) CSS
1 1 (1.45%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.35%) iPhone
4 3 (4.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 23 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.04%) UNIX
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.45%) SUSE
7 1 (1.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Information Security
3 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
5 7 (10.14%) Project Management
6 6 (8.70%) Release Management
6 6 (8.70%) Product Management
7 4 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.80%) Patch Management
7 4 (5.80%) Change Management
8 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.35%) Data Management
8 3 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (2.90%) Network Management
9 2 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.90%) Load Testing
9 2 (2.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.64%) CCNA
2 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) CCNP
4 12 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (15.94%) CCDP
6 10 (14.49%) CCDA
6 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (11.59%) MCSE
8 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (10.14%) Degree
9 3 (4.35%) CCIE
10 2 (2.90%) MCSA
10 2 (2.90%) CCENT
10 2 (2.90%) MCDST
10 2 (2.90%) MCTS
11 1 (1.45%) VCDX
11 1 (1.45%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) SLA
2 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) vSphere
2 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.49%) vCloud
4 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
5 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (8.70%) Firmware
7 4 (5.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (4.35%) Terminal Server
8 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.90%) Snort
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.45%) MDaemon
10 1 (1.45%) pfSense
10 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) FortiGate
1 5 (7.25%) Check_MK
2 3 (4.35%) Icinga
3 2 (2.90%) WSUS
4 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.45%) Ansible
4 1 (1.45%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Cisco
2 32 (46.38%) VMware
3 19 (27.54%) Juniper
4 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.04%) Sourcefire
5 9 (13.04%) Fortinet
6 8 (11.59%) Blue Coat
6 8 (11.59%) F5
6 8 (11.59%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.25%) CommVault
7 5 (7.25%) EMC
8 4 (5.80%) Citrix
9 3 (4.35%) Websense
10 2 (2.90%) Dell
10 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.90%) Crossbeam
11 1 (1.45%) Polycom
11 1 (1.45%) Tandberg
11 1 (1.45%) NETGEAR
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