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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 11.63% 7.56% 5.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.17% 31.71% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 9
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,800 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
120 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 39.87% 23.84% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 90 36 19
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 24 (44.44%) DNS
4 23 (42.59%) Cisco
5 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 18 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (31.48%) Juniper
8 15 (27.78%) Linux
8 15 (27.78%) Telecoms
8 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (25.93%) VPN
10 13 (24.07%) CCNA
10 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
11 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
12 11 (20.37%) VLAN
13 10 (18.52%) Degree
13 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (18.52%) HTML
13 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
13 10 (18.52%) MySQL
13 10 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (18.52%) LAMP
14 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.96%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
6 3 (5.56%) JBoss
6 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.85%) IIS
8 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) DNS
2 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (25.93%) VPN
4 11 (20.37%) VLAN
5 7 (12.96%) DHCP
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (9.26%) Internet
6 5 (9.26%) MPLS
6 5 (9.26%) Network Security
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.41%) Wireless
7 4 (7.41%) WLAN
8 3 (5.56%) NetScreen
8 3 (5.56%) SAN
8 3 (5.56%) SNMP
9 2 (3.70%) BGP
9 2 (3.70%) NAS
9 2 (3.70%) OSPF
10 1 (1.85%) HTTP
10 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.96%) JUnit
1 7 (12.96%) PHPUnit
2 3 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 15 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Support Engineer
2 21 (38.89%) Network Engineer
3 13 (24.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (20.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Network Support
6 7 (12.96%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Applications Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Security Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Systems Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) HTML
1 10 (18.52%) LAMP
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
2 7 (12.96%) Laravel
2 7 (12.96%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.11%) Unix
6 5 (9.26%) CentOS
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
2 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
2 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
2 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
2 7 (12.96%) OO
2 7 (12.96%) OO PHP
2 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
2 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (5.56%) ERP
5 3 (5.56%) Functional Testing
5 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Presales
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security
6 2 (3.70%) People Management
6 2 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.96%) PHP
2 7 (12.96%) PHP 5
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) Perl
3 6 (11.11%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) Bourne shell
5 3 (5.56%) C
5 3 (5.56%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (24.07%) CCNA
4 10 (18.52%) Degree
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (12.96%) MCSE
5 7 (12.96%) MySQL Certification
6 6 (11.11%) CCNP
7 5 (9.26%) CCENT
7 5 (9.26%) MCP
8 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.56%) CCDP
9 3 (5.56%) CCIP
9 3 (5.56%) MCITP
10 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
10 2 (3.70%) HND
10 2 (3.70%) MCSA
10 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) RMADS
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.11%) vSphere
4 5 (9.26%) Xen
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) VMware
2 23 (42.59%) Cisco
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 17 (31.48%) Juniper
5 9 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 8 (14.81%) Citrix
7 7 (12.96%) Zend
8 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 5 (9.26%) NetApp
8 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
9 4 (7.41%) SonicWALL
10 3 (5.56%) F5
10 3 (5.56%) Oracle
11 2 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (3.70%) Dell
11 2 (3.70%) HP
11 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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