The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 33 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.50% 5.33% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 20.14% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
81 144 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.25% 26.47% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 98
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 38 (88.37%) Cisco
2 37 (86.05%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (81.40%) WAN
4 34 (79.07%) LAN
4 34 (79.07%) SAN
5 29 (67.44%) CCNA
6 26 (60.47%) Cisco Prime
6 26 (60.47%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (58.14%) SolarWinds
7 25 (58.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 25 (58.14%) Migration
7 25 (58.14%) Wireshark
7 25 (58.14%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (53.49%) Data Centre
9 18 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (39.53%) NX-OS
11 16 (37.21%) CCNP
12 11 (25.58%) Information Security
12 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
12 11 (25.58%) CISSP
13 10 (23.26%) Risk Analysis
13 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
13 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
14 9 (20.93%) SCCM
14 9 (20.93%) NetApp
14 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
15 8 (18.60%) ITIL
15 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
15 8 (18.60%) VLAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) WAN
2 34 (79.07%) LAN
2 34 (79.07%) SAN
3 26 (60.47%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (58.14%) Cisco IOS
4 25 (58.14%) Wireshark
5 18 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (39.53%) NX-OS
7 8 (18.60%) VLAN
8 5 (11.63%) Wireless
9 3 (6.98%) DHCP
9 3 (6.98%) DNS
10 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (2.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.33%) Back Office
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Network Support
2 12 (27.91%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Security Specialist
4 7 (16.28%) Information Security Specialist
4 7 (16.28%) Information Specialist
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) IT Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Operations Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.28%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 25 (58.14%) Migration
2 11 (25.58%) Information Security
3 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (23.26%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
4 8 (18.60%) SIEM
5 6 (13.95%) B2B
5 6 (13.95%) Matrix Management
5 6 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (6.98%) Cryptography
6 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.98%) Security Testing
6 3 (6.98%) SEO
7 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.33%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.33%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (67.44%) CCNA
3 16 (37.21%) CCNP
4 11 (25.58%) CISSP
5 8 (18.60%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (18.60%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CCENT
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) CEH
6 1 (2.33%) CISA
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (20.93%) SCCM
3 7 (16.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) SolarWinds
3 9 (20.93%) NetApp
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) Google
6 2 (4.65%) Meraki
7 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.33%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Riverbed