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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 41 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 248 246 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.23% 6.45% 8.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.16% 30.41% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 230 215 328
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
913 809 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.95% 21.22% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 788 688 1042
Average salary £40,325 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 54 £32,500 -16.66% 3
Basingstoke +5 52 £37,500 -3.84% 5
Farnborough +8 26 £40,000 - 2
Havant +6 19 £58,000 +87.09% 2
Andover +2 16 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Fareham -18 13 £28,250 -19.28% 1
Portsmouth -10 11 £28,000 -28.20% 1
Hook +7 10 £31,500 +31.25%
Aldershot - 7 £50,000 - 2
Eastleigh +11 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Winchester -14 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Gosport - 1 £21,000 - 2
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 297 (59.28%) Windows
2 180 (35.93%) Microsoft
3 164 (32.73%) Cisco
3 164 (32.73%) VMware
4 159 (31.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 145 (28.94%) Linux
6 135 (26.95%) TCP/IP
7 125 (24.95%) MS Excel
8 123 (24.55%) Security Cleared
9 117 (23.35%) Active Directory
10 116 (23.15%) DNS
11 110 (21.96%) ITIL
12 108 (21.56%) SC Cleared
13 104 (20.76%) VPN
14 102 (20.36%) SQL Server
15 97 (19.36%) MS Exchange
16 95 (18.96%) WAN
17 94 (18.76%) Windows Server 2012
18 93 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
19 88 (17.56%) Cisco Certification
20 78 (15.57%) UNIX
21 77 (15.37%) Microsoft Certification
22 76 (15.17%) Symantec
23 75 (14.97%) Citrix
24 74 (14.77%) LAN
24 74 (14.77%) SQL
25 72 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2010
26 70 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
27 69 (13.77%) MCITP
28 65 (12.97%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 97 (19.36%) MS Exchange
2 72 (14.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (7.19%) Apache
5 35 (6.99%) SharePoint
6 32 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.79%) IIS
9 12 (2.40%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.60%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.40%) Lync
13 4 (0.80%) K2 blackpearl
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
16 1 (0.20%) GroupWise
16 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 125 (24.95%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.99%) MS Office
3 5 (1.00%) MS Project
4 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.80%) Compiere
1 4 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Retail
2 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.00%) SaaS
2 8 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.60%) PaaS
2 8 (1.60%) IaaS
3 6 (1.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (26.95%) TCP/IP
2 116 (23.15%) DNS
3 104 (20.76%) VPN
4 95 (18.96%) WAN
5 74 (14.77%) LAN
6 57 (11.38%) Network Security
7 53 (10.58%) SAN
8 45 (8.98%) VLAN
9 44 (8.78%) VoIP
10 40 (7.98%) DHCP
11 34 (6.79%) Internet
12 31 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (6.19%) IPsec
13 30 (5.99%) Wireless
13 30 (5.99%) SSL
14 22 (4.39%) MPLS
15 21 (4.19%) HTTP
15 21 (4.19%) Ethernet
16 20 (3.99%) NAS
17 18 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (20.36%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.18%) MySQL
3 12 (2.40%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.20%) GDB
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (8.58%) Finance
2 29 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.80%) Retail
3 9 (1.80%) Electronics
4 6 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (0.40%) Military
5 2 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.20%) Banking
6 1 (0.20%) Billing
6 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.20%) Back Office
6 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 75 (14.97%) Analyst
2 67 (13.37%) Network Engineer
3 65 (12.97%) Consultant
4 54 (10.78%) Security Engineer
5 53 (10.58%) Support Engineer
6 50 (9.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 47 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 37 (7.39%) Security Analyst
9 30 (5.99%) Administrator
10 27 (5.39%) Developer
11 26 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
12 24 (4.79%) Support Analyst
12 24 (4.79%) IT Support
13 23 (4.59%) Web Developer
14 22 (4.39%) Support Consultant
14 22 (4.39%) Architect
14 22 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 21 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
15 21 (4.19%) Senior Network Engineer
16 20 (3.99%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.39%) HTML
2 26 (5.19%) CSS
3 23 (4.59%) jQuery
3 23 (4.59%) Ajax
3 23 (4.59%) LAMP
4 15 (2.99%) .NET
5 8 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (1.20%) XML
7 5 (1.00%) Middleware
8 4 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.60%) MSMQ
9 3 (0.60%) RSS
10 2 (0.40%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.20%) ODBC
11 1 (0.20%) Web Services
11 1 (0.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.98%) Thin Client
1 40 (7.98%) Fat Client
2 23 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.59%) Clustering
5 12 (2.40%) PKI
6 8 (1.60%) Kindle
7 7 (1.40%) Firmware
8 5 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.00%) Replication
9 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.80%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.80%) RMADS
9 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.80%) iPhone
10 3 (0.60%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.40%) iPad
11 2 (0.40%) Home Automation
12 1 (0.20%) Open Source
12 1 (0.20%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 297 (59.28%) Windows
2 159 (31.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 145 (28.94%) Linux
4 94 (18.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (15.57%) UNIX
6 70 (13.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (8.38%) Windows 7
8 38 (7.58%) Windows Vista
9 24 (4.79%) Windows 8
9 24 (4.79%) Apple iOS
10 18 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (3.39%) Solaris
11 17 (3.39%) AIX
12 13 (2.59%) Windows XP
13 10 (2.00%) Debian
14 9 (1.80%) CentOS
14 9 (1.80%) HPUX
15 8 (1.60%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (21.96%) ITIL
2 64 (12.77%) SIEM
3 33 (6.59%) Service Delivery
4 32 (6.39%) Load Balancing
5 30 (5.99%) Mentoring
6 28 (5.59%) Security Management
6 28 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (4.99%) Project Management
8 23 (4.59%) MVC
9 22 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (3.79%) SOA
10 19 (3.79%) Information Security
10 19 (3.79%) Change Management
11 17 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (3.19%) PRINCE2
12 16 (3.19%) Service Management
13 15 (2.99%) Project Planning
13 15 (2.99%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.79%) Change Control
15 13 (2.59%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.77%) SQL
2 35 (6.99%) C#
3 34 (6.79%) C++
3 34 (6.79%) JavaScript
4 25 (4.99%) PHP
5 23 (4.59%) PHP5
6 22 (4.39%) Shell Script
7 13 (2.59%) PowerShell
8 12 (2.40%) Java
9 11 (2.20%) Perl
10 10 (2.00%) Python
11 8 (1.60%) C
12 7 (1.40%) Ruby
13 5 (1.00%) VBScript
14 4 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.60%) sed
15 3 (0.60%) Korn
15 3 (0.60%) AWK
16 1 (0.20%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 123 (24.55%) Security Cleared
2 108 (21.56%) SC Cleared
3 88 (17.56%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (15.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (13.77%) MCITP
6 59 (11.78%) CCNA
7 55 (10.98%) MCSE
8 49 (9.78%) CCNP
9 44 (8.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 42 (8.38%) Degree
11 36 (7.19%) CCA
11 36 (7.19%) Citrix Certification
12 32 (6.39%) DV Cleared
13 20 (3.99%) CCIE
14 15 (2.99%) JNCIA
14 15 (2.99%) MCP
14 15 (2.99%) CISSP
15 11 (2.20%) CCSE
16 10 (2.00%) JNCIP
17 9 (1.80%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.78%) SLA
2 32 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.79%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.20%) COBIT
5 8 (1.60%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.00%) COSO
7 2 (0.40%) GPG13
8 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 117 (23.35%) Active Directory
2 93 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (8.98%) Hyper-V
4 38 (7.58%) vSphere
5 14 (2.79%) ISA Server
6 11 (2.20%) Terminal Services
7 10 (2.00%) XenApp
8 9 (1.80%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.60%) Snort
9 8 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.00%) vCloud
10 5 (1.00%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.80%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.80%) RHEV
12 3 (0.60%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.60%) NFS
13 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.40%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 41 (8.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 35 (6.99%) Backup Exec
3 20 (3.99%) SCCM
4 19 (3.79%) NetBackup
5 14 (2.79%) HP SIM
5 14 (2.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 12 (2.40%) Tivoli
7 9 (1.80%) SCOM
8 6 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.80%) OpenView
9 4 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.80%) MOM
9 4 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.80%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.20%) Check_MK
11 1 (0.20%) Icinga
11 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 180 (35.93%) Microsoft
2 164 (32.73%) Cisco
2 164 (32.73%) VMware
3 76 (15.17%) Symantec
4 75 (14.97%) Citrix
5 65 (12.97%) Juniper
6 53 (10.58%) HP
7 50 (9.98%) CheckPoint
8 38 (7.58%) McAfee
9 27 (5.39%) Red Hat
9 27 (5.39%) Oracle
10 24 (4.79%) IronPort
11 23 (4.59%) ArcSight
12 18 (3.59%) F5
12 18 (3.59%) Sun
13 16 (3.19%) Brocade
14 14 (2.79%) IBM
15 12 (2.40%) Fortinet
16 10 (2.00%) NetApp
16 10 (2.00%) Nokia
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Flexi Team
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago