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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 33 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 259 283 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.88% 7.88% 7.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.55% 36.19% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 246 249 267
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
821 782 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.81% 21.78% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 739 653 942
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -7 56 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Basingstoke +5 51 £33,500 -16.77% 6
Farnborough +15 38 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Andover +3 19 £50,000 +2.04%
Havant -5 16 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Portsmouth -20 9 £27,500 -9.83% 7
Eastleigh - 9 £45,000 -
Hook +2 5 £31,500 +31.25% 1
Aldershot 0 5 £45,000 +104.54% 2
Fareham -25 5 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Winchester -6 4 £45,000 +39.53% 1
Petersfield -12 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Alton - 1 £19,000 - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 316 (61.00%) Windows
2 197 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 192 (37.07%) VMware
4 173 (33.40%) Cisco
4 173 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 157 (30.31%) Linux
6 140 (27.03%) TCP/IP
7 129 (24.90%) MS Excel
8 128 (24.71%) Security Cleared
9 126 (24.32%) Active Directory
10 124 (23.94%) DNS
11 120 (23.17%) ITIL
12 110 (21.24%) SQL Server
12 110 (21.24%) VPN
13 109 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 105 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
14 105 (20.27%) SC Cleared
15 104 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 102 (19.69%) WAN
17 99 (19.11%) SQL
18 98 (18.92%) Citrix
19 92 (17.76%) MS Exchange
20 82 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 78 (15.06%) Windows Server 2003
22 75 (14.48%) UNIX
23 73 (14.09%) Juniper
24 69 (13.32%) LAN
25 67 (12.93%) MCSE
26 66 (12.74%) MCITP
27 64 (12.36%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 92 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 34 (6.56%) Apache
6 24 (4.63%) IIS
7 21 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.32%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.54%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.97%) Lync
12 4 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
13 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
14 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.19%) GroupWise
Applications
1 129 (24.90%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.90%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Project
4 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.77%) SalesLogix
1 4 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.77%) Compiere
1 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.39%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.86%) IaaS
2 19 (3.67%) SaaS
3 18 (3.47%) PaaS
4 14 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.70%) Office 365
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 124 (23.94%) DNS
3 110 (21.24%) VPN
4 102 (19.69%) WAN
5 69 (13.32%) LAN
6 57 (11.00%) Network Security
7 51 (9.85%) DHCP
8 50 (9.65%) SAN
9 46 (8.88%) VoIP
10 40 (7.72%) IPsec
11 39 (7.53%) SSL
11 39 (7.53%) VLAN
12 32 (6.18%) Wireless
13 31 (5.98%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (5.60%) MPLS
15 27 (5.21%) HTTP
16 25 (4.83%) Internet
17 24 (4.63%) NAS
18 20 (3.86%) BGP
19 19 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.00%) MySQL
3 12 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (2.32%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.19%) GDB
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (7.53%) Finance
2 21 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.35%) Retail
3 7 (1.35%) Electronics
4 2 (0.39%) Military
4 2 (0.39%) Law
4 2 (0.39%) Legal
5 1 (0.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.19%) Marketing
5 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (14.67%) Network Engineer
2 75 (14.48%) Analyst
3 62 (11.97%) Consultant
4 60 (11.58%) Security Engineer
5 55 (10.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 54 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 43 (8.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 37 (7.14%) Security Analyst
9 33 (6.37%) IT Support
10 31 (5.98%) Senior Network Engineer
11 27 (5.21%) Administrator
12 26 (5.02%) Support Consultant
13 24 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support
13 24 (4.63%) Developer
14 23 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
15 22 (4.25%) Architect
15 22 (4.25%) IT Security Engineer
16 21 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 21 (4.05%) Senior Security Engineer
16 21 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.98%) HTML
2 25 (4.83%) CSS
3 24 (4.63%) LAMP
4 21 (4.05%) jQuery
4 21 (4.05%) Ajax
5 18 (3.47%) .NET
6 8 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.35%) XML
8 5 (0.97%) Middleware
9 4 (0.77%) RSS
9 4 (0.77%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.39%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.19%) ISPF
11 1 (0.19%) Flash
11 1 (0.19%) ODBC
11 1 (0.19%) Web Services
11 1 (0.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.69%) Thin Client
1 45 (8.69%) Fat Client
2 27 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.21%) Clustering
3 23 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.70%) PKI
5 8 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.54%) Kindle
6 5 (0.97%) iPhone
7 4 (0.77%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.77%) Replication
7 4 (0.77%) IPTV
8 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.58%) RMADS
8 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.58%) iPad
8 3 (0.58%) CESG
8 3 (0.58%) Statistics
9 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.19%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 316 (61.00%) Windows
2 173 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 157 (30.31%) Linux
4 109 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (15.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 75 (14.48%) UNIX
7 47 (9.07%) Windows Vista
8 46 (8.88%) Windows 7
9 31 (5.98%) Windows 8
10 24 (4.63%) Windows XP
11 22 (4.25%) Apple iOS
12 18 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (3.47%) AIX
13 16 (3.09%) Solaris
14 14 (2.70%) CentOS
15 12 (2.32%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (1.93%) Debian
16 10 (1.93%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.93%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (23.17%) ITIL
2 54 (10.42%) SIEM
3 33 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (5.98%) Service Delivery
4 31 (5.98%) Change Management
5 28 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 27 (5.21%) Load Balancing
7 26 (5.02%) Project Management
8 25 (4.83%) Security Management
9 22 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 21 (4.05%) MVC
10 21 (4.05%) Information Security
11 19 (3.67%) SOA
12 18 (3.47%) TOGAF
12 18 (3.47%) PRINCE2
13 16 (3.09%) Service Management
14 14 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
15 13 (2.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (2.32%) Penetration Testing
16 12 (2.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (19.11%) SQL
2 33 (6.37%) JavaScript
3 32 (6.18%) C#
4 31 (5.98%) C++
4 31 (5.98%) Shell Script
5 23 (4.44%) PHP
6 21 (4.05%) PHP5
7 17 (3.28%) Perl
8 16 (3.09%) Python
9 12 (2.32%) Ruby
10 11 (2.12%) Java
11 10 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.74%) C
13 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.97%) VBScript
14 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.58%) sed
15 3 (0.58%) Korn
15 3 (0.58%) AWK
16 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 128 (24.71%) Security Cleared
2 105 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (20.27%) SC Cleared
3 82 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (12.93%) MCSE
5 66 (12.74%) MCITP
6 64 (12.36%) CCNA
7 62 (11.97%) CCNP
8 49 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 42 (8.11%) CCA
9 42 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
10 37 (7.14%) DV Cleared
11 35 (6.76%) Degree
12 27 (5.21%) CCIE
13 18 (3.47%) CISSP
14 16 (3.09%) JNCIA
15 13 (2.51%) CCSE
15 13 (2.51%) MCP
16 12 (2.32%) CCSA
17 10 (1.93%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.53%) SLA
2 38 (7.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (6.18%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.12%) COBIT
5 10 (1.93%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.97%) COSO
7 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 126 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 104 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (8.49%) Hyper-V
4 39 (7.53%) vSphere
5 18 (3.47%) XenApp
6 16 (3.09%) ISA Server
7 11 (2.12%) Snort
7 11 (2.12%) Terminal Services
8 10 (1.93%) vCloud
9 6 (1.16%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.77%) Firmware
11 4 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.77%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.77%) RHEV
12 3 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.58%) NFS
13 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (5.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 21 (4.05%) Backup Exec
3 19 (3.67%) SCCM
4 17 (3.28%) NetBackup
5 13 (2.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 13 (2.51%) HP SIM
6 11 (2.12%) Tivoli
7 8 (1.54%) SCOM
7 8 (1.54%) FortiGate
8 7 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.77%) OpenView
9 4 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.77%) MOM
9 4 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.77%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.19%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 197 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 192 (37.07%) VMware
3 173 (33.40%) Cisco
4 98 (18.92%) Citrix
5 73 (14.09%) Juniper
6 62 (11.97%) CheckPoint
7 55 (10.62%) Symantec
8 54 (10.42%) HP
9 34 (6.56%) McAfee
10 30 (5.79%) Oracle
11 29 (5.60%) Red Hat
12 25 (4.83%) IronPort
13 18 (3.47%) ArcSight
13 18 (3.47%) F5
14 17 (3.28%) Sun
15 16 (3.09%) Brocade
16 14 (2.70%) IBM
17 9 (1.74%) SolarWinds
17 9 (1.74%) Nokia
18 8 (1.54%) Avaya
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday plus more
Posted: 5 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago