The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 57 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.08% 1.66% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.84% 10.00% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £31,250 £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.47% +69.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £42,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £59,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 70 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.17% 16.59% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 101 62 65
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Northampton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
3 20 (60.61%) Cisco
4 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 19 (57.58%) Hyper-V
5 18 (54.55%) DNS
5 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (51.52%) CCNA
7 16 (48.48%) DHCP
7 16 (48.48%) VMware
8 15 (45.45%) ITIL
8 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
9 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
9 14 (42.42%) MCSA
9 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (42.42%) Retail
9 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
12 5 (15.15%) Information Security
12 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (15.15%) QA
12 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (12.12%) Service Management
13 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
13 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
14 3 (9.09%) LAN
14 3 (9.09%) WAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
2 18 (54.55%) DNS
3 16 (48.48%) DHCP
4 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) PBX
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) MPLS
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (42.42%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
6 1 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) AS400
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 5 (15.15%) Information Security
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNA
3 14 (42.42%) MCSA
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCSE
5 1 (3.03%) CCDA
5 1 (3.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.15%) QA
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (57.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco
3 16 (48.48%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Lotus
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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