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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 42 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.33% 2.56% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.17% 15.15% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 4
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
119 99 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.48% 16.87% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 106 90 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 20 (54.05%) LAN
1 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
3 15 (40.54%) DNS
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco
4 14 (37.84%) DHCP
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) VPN
7 11 (29.73%) CCNP
7 11 (29.73%) Windows
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (29.73%) ISPF
7 11 (29.73%) HSRP
7 11 (29.73%) Spanning Tree
8 10 (27.03%) MPLS
9 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (24.32%) Law
10 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (21.62%) VLAN
11 7 (18.92%) SCCM
11 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (18.92%) Wireless
12 6 (16.22%) Internet
12 6 (16.22%) OSPF
12 6 (16.22%) BGP
12 6 (16.22%) WLAN
13 5 (13.51%) SSL
13 5 (13.51%) CCNA
13 5 (13.51%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 5 (13.51%) Lync
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) LAN
1 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
2 16 (43.24%) WAN
3 15 (40.54%) DNS
4 14 (37.84%) DHCP
5 12 (32.43%) VPN
6 11 (29.73%) HSRP
6 11 (29.73%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (27.03%) MPLS
8 8 (21.62%) VLAN
9 7 (18.92%) Wireless
10 6 (16.22%) Internet
10 6 (16.22%) OSPF
10 6 (16.22%) BGP
10 6 (16.22%) WLAN
11 5 (13.51%) VoIP
11 5 (13.51%) SSL
11 5 (13.51%) SAN
11 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (8.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 9 (24.32%) Law
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Billing
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Network Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Network Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Support
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) ISPF
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) AS400
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.51%) Information Security
3 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.81%) Logistics
3 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
3 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Management
3 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) People Management
4 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.41%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (29.73%) CCNP
2 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) VCP5
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) CCDP
5 1 (2.70%) CCSA
5 1 (2.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) QA
3 4 (10.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.70%) SLA
4 1 (2.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) vSphere
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Juniper
3 4 (10.81%) Remedy
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) F5
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