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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 41 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 208 248 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.73% 6.22% 5.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.01% 25.81% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 191 221 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,879 £58,800 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
770 961 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.23% 24.10% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 648 812 692
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Farnborough +11 65 £38,000 -15.55% 6
Southampton -10 29 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Portsmouth +36 26 £38,750 +0.64% 2
Basingstoke -3 18 £47,500 +18.75%
Havant -10 12 £40,000 -31.03% 1
Aldershot -10 10 £60,000 +20.00%
Fareham +6 9 £42,500 +34.92% 5
Andover -8 5 £35,000 -
Alton - 2 £19,000 -
Winchester 0 1 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 236 (51.98%) Windows
2 199 (43.83%) Cisco
3 174 (38.33%) WAN
4 170 (37.44%) VMware
5 163 (35.90%) LAN
6 160 (35.24%) ITIL
7 155 (34.14%) Microsoft
8 144 (31.72%) Cisco Certification
9 129 (28.41%) VPN
10 117 (25.77%) DNS
11 115 (25.33%) Security Cleared
12 109 (24.01%) CCNA
12 109 (24.01%) Linux
13 104 (22.91%) TCP/IP
13 104 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 103 (22.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 101 (22.25%) MS Exchange
16 86 (18.94%) Active Directory
17 83 (18.28%) MS Excel
18 82 (18.06%) Network Security
19 77 (16.96%) SC Cleared
19 77 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
19 77 (16.96%) DHCP
20 72 (15.86%) Exchange Server 2010
20 72 (15.86%) Hyper-V
21 70 (15.42%) vSphere
22 69 (15.20%) VoIP
23 67 (14.76%) Windows Server 2003
24 66 (14.54%) CCNP
25 61 (13.44%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 101 (22.25%) MS Exchange
2 72 (15.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (7.05%) Lync
5 28 (6.17%) SharePoint
6 26 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (3.96%) IIS
8 16 (3.52%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.54%) SAS
11 6 (1.32%) Apache
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.44%) JBoss
15 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.22%) nginx
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 83 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.71%) MS Office
3 5 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.42%) Office 365
2 6 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.66%) SaaS
4 3 (0.66%) PaaS
4 3 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.66%) IaaS
4 3 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (38.33%) WAN
2 163 (35.90%) LAN
3 129 (28.41%) VPN
4 117 (25.77%) DNS
5 104 (22.91%) TCP/IP
6 82 (18.06%) Network Security
7 77 (16.96%) DHCP
8 69 (15.20%) VoIP
9 61 (13.44%) SAN
10 57 (12.56%) MPLS
10 57 (12.56%) Cisco ASA
11 49 (10.79%) Wireless
12 46 (10.13%) IPsec
13 44 (9.69%) Internet
14 41 (9.03%) BGP
15 39 (8.59%) VLAN
16 37 (8.15%) DMZ
16 37 (8.15%) Ethernet
17 31 (6.83%) OSPF
18 26 (5.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database
2 6 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.66%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.44%) MySQL
7 1 (0.22%) DataStax
7 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.22%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.22%) JUnit
3 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 57 (12.56%) Finance
2 30 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.41%) Retail
4 17 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.54%) Legal
6 5 (1.10%) Banking
7 4 (0.88%) Electronics
8 2 (0.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
8 2 (0.44%) Marketing
8 2 (0.44%) German Language
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 95 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 51 (11.23%) Support Engineer
3 49 (10.79%) Security Engineer
4 45 (9.91%) Analyst
5 38 (8.37%) Administrator
6 28 (6.17%) Consultant
6 28 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
7 27 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
8 26 (5.73%) Team Leader
9 25 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (5.07%) Network Security Engineer
11 22 (4.85%) Support Analyst
11 22 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
11 22 (4.85%) Architect
12 18 (3.96%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 17 (3.74%) Network Team Leader
14 16 (3.52%) Senior Network Engineer
15 14 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
15 14 (3.08%) Designer
16 13 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.54%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.88%) Middleware
3 3 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (0.66%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.66%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (0.44%) CSS
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
5 1 (0.22%) RSS
5 1 (0.22%) HTML
5 1 (0.22%) COM
5 1 (0.22%) Symfony
5 1 (0.22%) LAMP
5 1 (0.22%) XMPP
5 1 (0.22%) Laravel
5 1 (0.22%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.49%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.85%) CESG
4 19 (4.19%) HP Storage
5 12 (2.64%) Thin Client
5 12 (2.64%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.20%) Replication
8 9 (1.98%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.76%) Clustering
9 8 (1.76%) PKI
10 7 (1.54%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.54%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.10%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.10%) iPad
12 4 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.88%) iPhone
12 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.66%) SecurID
13 3 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 236 (51.98%) Windows
2 109 (24.01%) Linux
3 103 (22.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (14.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (9.25%) UNIX
7 25 (5.51%) Windows 7
8 18 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (3.52%) Solaris
9 16 (3.52%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.64%) Ubuntu
11 9 (1.98%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.54%) Debian
13 5 (1.10%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.10%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.88%) CentOS
15 3 (0.66%) OpenBSD
15 3 (0.66%) SUSE
16 1 (0.22%) AIX
16 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (35.24%) ITIL
2 57 (12.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (12.33%) Information Security
4 31 (6.83%) Network Design
5 27 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
5 27 (5.95%) Kalman Filter
6 26 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (5.51%) Business Continuity
7 25 (5.51%) Risk Management
7 25 (5.51%) Load Balancing
8 22 (4.85%) Network Management
8 22 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
8 22 (4.85%) Demand Management
9 20 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (4.19%) Capacity Management
11 18 (3.96%) SIEM
11 18 (3.96%) Supplier Management
12 17 (3.74%) Configuration Management
13 16 (3.52%) Patch Management
14 15 (3.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.52%) SQL
2 11 (2.42%) Python
3 6 (1.32%) C
3 6 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.88%) Perl
6 3 (0.66%) VBScript
6 3 (0.66%) Ruby
6 3 (0.66%) Go
7 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.44%) C++
8 1 (0.22%) PHP
8 1 (0.22%) Ada
8 1 (0.22%) PHP5
8 1 (0.22%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 144 (31.72%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (25.33%) Security Cleared
3 109 (24.01%) CCNA
4 77 (16.96%) SC Cleared
5 66 (14.54%) CCNP
6 60 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (11.23%) MCSE
8 36 (7.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 31 (6.83%) MCITP
9 31 (6.83%) Degree
10 24 (5.29%) CISSP
11 21 (4.63%) CCDP
11 21 (4.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 21 (4.63%) MCTS
12 20 (4.41%) MCP
13 19 (4.19%) DV Cleared
14 16 (3.52%) CCIE
15 10 (2.20%) CCDA
16 9 (1.98%) CCA
16 9 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.44%) SLA
2 20 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.22%) FISMA
System Software
1 104 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (18.94%) Active Directory
3 72 (15.86%) Hyper-V
4 70 (15.42%) vSphere
5 20 (4.41%) vCloud
6 17 (3.74%) ISA Server
7 12 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.20%) Firmware
9 7 (1.54%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.54%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (1.32%) Snort
11 5 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.88%) XenApp
13 3 (0.66%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.44%) XenServer
15 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (3.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 17 (3.74%) HP SIM
2 17 (3.74%) FortiGate
2 17 (3.74%) NetBackup
2 17 (3.74%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (2.64%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.76%) WSUS
4 8 (1.76%) Check_MK
5 6 (1.32%) Nagios
6 5 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.10%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.88%) Icinga
7 4 (0.88%) vMotion
7 4 (0.88%) SCOM
8 3 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.66%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.66%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 199 (43.83%) Cisco
2 170 (37.44%) VMware
3 155 (34.14%) Microsoft
4 57 (12.56%) F5
5 56 (12.33%) CheckPoint
6 51 (11.23%) Juniper
7 49 (10.79%) HP
8 38 (8.37%) Citrix
9 31 (6.83%) Avaya
10 25 (5.51%) IronPort
11 22 (4.85%) Aerohive Networks
12 21 (4.63%) Symantec
13 20 (4.41%) SonicWALL
14 18 (3.96%) 3PAR
15 17 (3.74%) McAfee
15 17 (3.74%) Blue Coat
16 16 (3.52%) Dell
17 12 (2.64%) Intel
17 12 (2.64%) Websense
17 12 (2.64%) Fortinet
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Unrivalled benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified - Salary negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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