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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 28 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 271 241 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.01% 7.24% 4.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.05% 35.65% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 240 203 167
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £55,000 £50,200
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
796 676 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.60% 20.30% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 691 543 868
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +6 72 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Basingstoke +22 58 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Farnborough +18 26 £40,000 +11.11%
Andover -8 18 £50,000 +16.27% 2
Aldershot +7 16 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Fareham -11 14 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Portsmouth -30 14 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Havant -6 11 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Eastleigh - 6 £47,500 -
Alton - 5 £22,500 -
Winchester -2 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hook -7 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Ringwood - 1 £20,000 - 1
Petersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 334 (64.35%) Windows
2 209 (40.27%) VMware
3 208 (40.08%) Microsoft
4 197 (37.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 173 (33.33%) Cisco
6 169 (32.56%) Linux
7 163 (31.41%) TCP/IP
8 145 (27.94%) Active Directory
9 128 (24.66%) DNS
10 126 (24.28%) VPN
11 120 (23.12%) Security Cleared
12 117 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 117 (22.54%) MS Excel
13 115 (22.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 110 (21.19%) Citrix
15 107 (20.62%) SQL Server
15 107 (20.62%) SQL
16 106 (20.42%) WAN
17 102 (19.65%) ITIL
18 101 (19.46%) Cisco Certification
19 98 (18.88%) SC Cleared
20 92 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
21 88 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
22 83 (15.99%) MCSE
23 80 (15.41%) MS Exchange
24 72 (13.87%) UNIX
25 70 (13.49%) CCNA
26 69 (13.29%) LAN
27 67 (12.91%) CheckPoint
28 63 (12.14%) MCITP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 80 (15.41%) MS Exchange
2 51 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (6.36%) Apache
6 30 (5.78%) SharePoint
7 29 (5.59%) IIS
8 15 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.31%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.31%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.93%) Lync
11 8 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.19%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 117 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.70%) MS Office
3 5 (0.96%) MS Project
4 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) SalesLogix
2 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.77%) GoldMine
3 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.39%) Compiere
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.05%) Office 365
2 19 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.28%) SaaS
4 16 (3.08%) IaaS
5 13 (2.50%) PaaS
6 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (31.41%) TCP/IP
2 128 (24.66%) DNS
3 126 (24.28%) VPN
4 106 (20.42%) WAN
5 69 (13.29%) LAN
6 61 (11.75%) DHCP
7 49 (9.44%) VLAN
8 47 (9.06%) Network Security
9 41 (7.90%) VoIP
9 41 (7.90%) SSL
10 39 (7.51%) IPsec
10 39 (7.51%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (7.32%) Wireless
12 35 (6.74%) OSPF
13 34 (6.55%) BGP
13 34 (6.55%) MPLS
14 31 (5.97%) SAN
15 27 (5.20%) HTTP
16 19 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
17 17 (3.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.02%) MySQL
3 16 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.39%) Selenium
3 1 (0.19%) GDB
General
1 40 (7.71%) Finance
2 21 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (0.58%) Law
3 3 (0.58%) Legal
4 2 (0.39%) Electronics
4 2 (0.39%) Military
4 2 (0.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.19%) Marketing
5 1 (0.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (15.41%) Network Engineer
2 60 (11.56%) Analyst
3 59 (11.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (10.40%) Security Engineer
5 49 (9.44%) Consultant
6 45 (8.67%) Support Engineer
7 44 (8.48%) IT Support
8 36 (6.94%) Administrator
9 35 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
10 33 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
11 32 (6.17%) Security Analyst
11 32 (6.17%) Senior Network Engineer
12 31 (5.97%) Support Consultant
13 25 (4.82%) Developer
14 24 (4.62%) IT Consultant
14 24 (4.62%) Design Engineer
15 23 (4.43%) IT Security Engineer
16 22 (4.24%) Senior Security Engineer
17 21 (4.05%) Web Developer
17 21 (4.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.17%) HTML
2 30 (5.78%) LAMP
3 28 (5.39%) CSS
4 21 (4.05%) Ajax
4 21 (4.05%) jQuery
5 15 (2.89%) .NET
6 12 (2.31%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.35%) XML
7 7 (1.35%) RSS
8 6 (1.16%) Middleware
9 2 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.19%) ISPF
10 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.19%) ODBC
10 1 (0.19%) COM
10 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.44%) Thin Client
1 49 (9.44%) Fat Client
2 35 (6.74%) Clustering
3 34 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.24%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.47%) PKI
6 13 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.35%) iPhone
8 6 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.96%) iPad
10 4 (0.77%) Kindle
10 4 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.77%) IPTV
10 4 (0.77%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.58%) Statistics
11 3 (0.58%) CESG
11 3 (0.58%) RMADS
12 2 (0.39%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.39%) SCADA
12 2 (0.39%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 334 (64.35%) Windows
2 197 (37.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 169 (32.56%) Linux
4 115 (22.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 88 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (13.87%) UNIX
7 54 (10.40%) Windows Vista
8 46 (8.86%) Windows 7
9 36 (6.94%) Windows 8
10 30 (5.78%) Windows XP
11 23 (4.43%) CentOS
12 22 (4.24%) Apple iOS
12 22 (4.24%) Solaris
13 21 (4.05%) AIX
14 20 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 20 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
14 20 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (3.08%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.93%) Debian
16 10 (1.93%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (19.65%) ITIL
2 41 (7.90%) SIEM
3 40 (7.71%) Change Management
4 34 (6.55%) Service Delivery
4 34 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (6.17%) Mentoring
6 26 (5.01%) TOGAF
7 25 (4.82%) Project Management
8 21 (4.05%) SOA
8 21 (4.05%) Information Security
8 21 (4.05%) MVC
9 20 (3.85%) Security Management
9 20 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (3.85%) Load Balancing
9 20 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (3.08%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (3.08%) PRINCE2
11 14 (2.70%) Service Management
11 14 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 107 (20.62%) SQL
2 38 (7.32%) Shell Script
3 35 (6.74%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.97%) C++
5 28 (5.39%) C#
6 23 (4.43%) PHP
7 21 (4.05%) PHP5
8 19 (3.66%) Python
8 19 (3.66%) Perl
9 15 (2.89%) C
10 13 (2.50%) Ruby
11 9 (1.73%) Java
12 7 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.39%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.19%) AWK
15 1 (0.19%) R
15 1 (0.19%) sed
15 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 120 (23.12%) Security Cleared
2 101 (19.46%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (18.88%) SC Cleared
4 92 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 83 (15.99%) MCSE
6 70 (13.49%) CCNA
7 63 (12.14%) MCITP
8 62 (11.95%) CCNP
9 55 (10.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 49 (9.44%) CCA
10 49 (9.44%) Citrix Certification
11 45 (8.67%) DV Cleared
12 39 (7.51%) Degree
13 23 (4.43%) CISSP
14 15 (2.89%) CCIE
14 15 (2.89%) CCSA
15 14 (2.70%) MCP
16 9 (1.73%) CCDP
16 9 (1.73%) CCSE
17 8 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.67%) SLA
2 40 (7.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (6.17%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.12%) COBIT
5 8 (1.54%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.96%) COSO
7 1 (0.19%) QA
7 1 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 145 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 117 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (10.02%) Hyper-V
4 33 (6.36%) vSphere
5 24 (4.62%) XenApp
6 19 (3.66%) ISA Server
7 14 (2.70%) vCloud
8 12 (2.31%) Snort
9 11 (2.12%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.96%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.58%) NFS
12 3 (0.58%) Firmware
13 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.39%) Postfix
13 2 (0.39%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.39%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (4.05%) SCCM
2 17 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 13 (2.50%) HP SIM
3 13 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (2.31%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.12%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (1.93%) SCOM
7 9 (1.73%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.35%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.58%) WSUS
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.19%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.19%) Puppet
11 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 209 (40.27%) VMware
2 208 (40.08%) Microsoft
3 173 (33.33%) Cisco
4 110 (21.19%) Citrix
5 67 (12.91%) CheckPoint
6 62 (11.95%) HP
7 60 (11.56%) Juniper
8 38 (7.32%) Symantec
9 30 (5.78%) McAfee
9 30 (5.78%) Oracle
10 29 (5.59%) Red Hat
11 24 (4.62%) IronPort
11 24 (4.62%) F5
12 14 (2.70%) Sun
13 13 (2.50%) IBM
14 12 (2.31%) Mitel
14 12 (2.31%) SonicWALL
15 11 (2.12%) Brocade
15 11 (2.12%) ArcSight
16 9 (1.73%) Polycom
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Just now
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Ringwood
Spectrum IT
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 4 days ago