The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 33 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 241 196 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.38% 5.46% 5.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.25% 26.34% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 198 167 168
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
824 744 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.82% 20.74% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 694 611 813
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +14 70 £32,500 -16.66% 4
Basingstoke +25 42 £34,000 -24.02%
Fareham +15 20 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Farnborough +7 13 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Aldershot +6 12 £45,000 -25.00%
Portsmouth -28 12 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Andover -4 11 £36,000 -16.27%
Ringwood - 9 £19,750 -
Petersfield - 6 £26,000 -
Havant -11 5 £51,000 +85.45% 1
Winchester -19 5 £33,000 +10.00%
Alton - 4 £22,500 -
Eastleigh +3 3 £52,500 -
Hook -11 2 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Wallington - 1 £37,500 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 318 (61.04%) Windows
2 235 (45.11%) VMware
3 216 (41.46%) Cisco
4 212 (40.69%) Microsoft
5 182 (34.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 172 (33.01%) Active Directory
7 169 (32.44%) TCP/IP
8 142 (27.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 131 (25.14%) Linux
10 129 (24.76%) WAN
11 124 (23.80%) Citrix
12 118 (22.65%) Cisco Certification
13 117 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 113 (21.69%) VPN
15 105 (20.15%) SQL Server
16 103 (19.77%) SQL
16 103 (19.77%) MS Excel
17 97 (18.62%) ITIL
17 97 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 95 (18.23%) DNS
18 95 (18.23%) LAN
18 95 (18.23%) Security Cleared
19 86 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
20 83 (15.93%) CCNA
20 83 (15.93%) MCSE
21 82 (15.74%) MS Exchange
22 81 (15.55%) CheckPoint
23 76 (14.59%) SC Cleared
24 74 (14.20%) CCNP
25 64 (12.28%) Cisco ASA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 82 (15.74%) MS Exchange
2 49 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (4.61%) IIS
5 24 (4.61%) SharePoint
6 18 (3.45%) Apache
7 16 (3.07%) Lync
8 12 (2.30%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.30%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.19%) WordPress
12 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 103 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.15%) SalesLogix
2 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.77%) GoldMine
3 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.80%) Office 365
2 18 (3.45%) SaaS
3 17 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.69%) IaaS
5 13 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (2.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (32.44%) TCP/IP
2 129 (24.76%) WAN
3 113 (21.69%) VPN
4 95 (18.23%) DNS
4 95 (18.23%) LAN
5 64 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
6 61 (11.71%) SAN
7 58 (11.13%) DHCP
8 56 (10.75%) VLAN
9 51 (9.79%) MPLS
10 48 (9.21%) OSPF
11 46 (8.83%) VoIP
12 42 (8.06%) BGP
13 40 (7.68%) Wireless
14 32 (6.14%) SSL
15 31 (5.95%) IPsec
15 31 (5.95%) Network Security
16 21 (4.03%) Ethernet
17 16 (3.07%) NAS
18 15 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (20.15%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.76%) MySQL
3 16 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.77%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.38%) Selenium
1 2 (0.38%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (6.14%) Finance
2 19 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.15%) Retail
4 5 (0.96%) Electronics
4 5 (0.96%) Law
5 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.58%) Banking
7 2 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.19%) Legal
8 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 93 (17.85%) Network Engineer
2 66 (12.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (8.83%) Support Engineer
4 45 (8.64%) Security Engineer
5 43 (8.25%) Consultant
6 40 (7.68%) IT Support
7 39 (7.49%) Analyst
8 29 (5.57%) Systems Administrator
8 29 (5.57%) Administrator
9 27 (5.18%) Senior Network Engineer
10 24 (4.61%) Design Engineer
11 23 (4.41%) Support Consultant
11 23 (4.41%) IT Consultant
12 22 (4.22%) Architect
12 22 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (3.84%) Security Analyst
14 19 (3.65%) Field Engineer
15 18 (3.45%) Developer
16 17 (3.26%) Team Leader
17 15 (2.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.80%) LAMP
2 22 (4.22%) CSS
3 19 (3.65%) HTML
4 15 (2.88%) Ajax
4 15 (2.88%) jQuery
5 12 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (1.92%) .NET
7 7 (1.34%) RSS
8 2 (0.38%) XML
9 1 (0.19%) COM
9 1 (0.19%) ISPF
9 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.19%) Middleware
9 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.02%) Thin Client
1 47 (9.02%) Fat Client
2 36 (6.91%) Clustering
3 16 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.92%) PKI
8 8 (1.54%) IPTV
9 5 (0.96%) iPhone
10 4 (0.77%) iPad
11 3 (0.58%) Statistics
12 2 (0.38%) Open Source
12 2 (0.38%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.38%) CESG
12 2 (0.38%) Kindle
12 2 (0.38%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.19%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.19%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.19%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 318 (61.04%) Windows
2 182 (34.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 131 (25.14%) Linux
4 117 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 86 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (11.32%) UNIX
7 55 (10.56%) Windows Vista
8 38 (7.29%) Windows 7
9 34 (6.53%) Windows 8
10 33 (6.33%) Windows XP
11 22 (4.22%) AIX
11 22 (4.22%) CentOS
12 21 (4.03%) Solaris
13 20 (3.84%) Windows 2000 Server
13 20 (3.84%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (2.88%) Apple iOS
16 11 (2.11%) HPUX
17 8 (1.54%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.62%) ITIL
2 32 (6.14%) Service Delivery
3 31 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (5.76%) Change Management
5 27 (5.18%) SIEM
6 26 (4.99%) Load Balancing
7 23 (4.41%) Project Management
8 22 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (4.03%) TOGAF
9 21 (4.03%) Information Security
10 18 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (3.26%) SOA
12 16 (3.07%) Security Architecture
12 16 (3.07%) Mentoring
13 15 (2.88%) MVC
14 14 (2.69%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (2.69%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
15 13 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (2.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (19.77%) SQL
2 24 (4.61%) Shell Script
3 21 (4.03%) C++
4 20 (3.84%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.26%) C#
5 17 (3.26%) PHP
6 16 (3.07%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.88%) PHP5
8 14 (2.69%) Python
9 13 (2.50%) Perl
10 12 (2.30%) C
11 9 (1.73%) Ruby
12 7 (1.34%) Java
13 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.19%) R
15 1 (0.19%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 118 (22.65%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 95 (18.23%) Security Cleared
4 83 (15.93%) MCSE
4 83 (15.93%) CCNA
5 76 (14.59%) SC Cleared
6 74 (14.20%) CCNP
7 58 (11.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 54 (10.36%) MCITP
9 51 (9.79%) CCA
9 51 (9.79%) Citrix Certification
10 43 (8.25%) Degree
11 37 (7.10%) DV Cleared
12 20 (3.84%) CISSP
13 18 (3.45%) CCDP
14 16 (3.07%) CCIE
14 16 (3.07%) CCSA
15 14 (2.69%) MCP
16 10 (1.92%) MCSA
17 9 (1.73%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.60%) SLA
2 23 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 20 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.77%) GPG13
5 4 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 172 (33.01%) Active Directory
2 142 (27.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 39 (7.49%) vSphere
5 35 (6.72%) XenApp
6 18 (3.45%) vCloud
7 10 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.73%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.73%) Snort
9 8 (1.54%) ISA Server
10 6 (1.15%) NFS
10 6 (1.15%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.15%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.77%) Squid
12 1 (0.19%) Xen
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (3.45%) SCCM
2 15 (2.88%) HP Data Protector
2 15 (2.88%) HP SIM
2 15 (2.88%) NetBackup
2 15 (2.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 14 (2.69%) SCOM
4 9 (1.73%) Tivoli
5 8 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.15%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.77%) WSUS
8 3 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.38%) Nessus
10 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 235 (45.11%) VMware
2 216 (41.46%) Cisco
3 212 (40.69%) Microsoft
4 124 (23.80%) Citrix
5 81 (15.55%) CheckPoint
6 62 (11.90%) HP
7 55 (10.56%) Juniper
8 38 (7.29%) Oracle
9 35 (6.72%) F5
10 28 (5.37%) Symantec
11 27 (5.18%) McAfee
12 24 (4.61%) Red Hat
13 20 (3.84%) IBM
14 19 (3.65%) NetApp
14 19 (3.65%) Blue Coat
15 14 (2.69%) Sun
16 13 (2.50%) Avaya
16 13 (2.50%) Fortinet
16 13 (2.50%) IronPort
17 11 (2.11%) SonicWALL
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + + Benfits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Test Valley Borough Council
Salary: Grade 10: £32,792 - £40,035 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago