The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.28% 1.47% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.71% 7.14% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 9
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.72% 20.59% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 123 68 54
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Northamptonshire

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 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (82.69%) DNS
1 43 (82.69%) Cisco
1 43 (82.69%) Active Directory
2 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (80.77%) ITIL
3 40 (76.92%) DHCP
4 39 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (73.08%) VMware
5 38 (73.08%) Hyper-V
6 37 (71.15%) Windows
7 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
7 36 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (67.31%) CCNA
8 35 (67.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 34 (65.38%) MCSA
10 31 (59.62%) Retail
11 28 (53.85%) TCP/IP
12 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
12 24 (46.15%) ITIL V3
13 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (26.92%) MCSE
15 5 (9.62%) MCP
15 5 (9.62%) VPN
15 5 (9.62%) HP
15 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (7.69%) SaaS
16 4 (7.69%) Change Control
16 4 (7.69%) CCIA
16 4 (7.69%) XenApp

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 35 (67.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (82.69%) DNS
2 40 (76.92%) DHCP
3 28 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.62%) VPN
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.69%) SSL
5 4 (7.69%) VoIP
5 4 (7.69%) WAN
5 4 (7.69%) SAN
5 4 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.85%) Network Security
6 2 (3.85%) Wireless
6 2 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.92%) PABX
7 1 (1.92%) IPsec
7 1 (1.92%) MPLS
7 1 (1.92%) MGCP
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (59.62%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Network Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (19.23%) Network Manager
4 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Network Support
7 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) DBA
9 1 (1.92%) Security Consultant
9 1 (1.92%) Field Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Consultant
9 1 (1.92%) Deployment Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 4 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 4 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (71.15%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) AIX
5 1 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) ITIL
2 24 (46.15%) ITIL V3
3 4 (7.69%) Change Control
4 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) Information Security
5 2 (3.85%) Network Design
5 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Time Management
6 1 (1.92%) SIEM
6 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.92%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.92%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (67.31%) CCNA
4 34 (65.38%) MCSA
5 14 (26.92%) MCSE
6 5 (9.62%) MCP
7 4 (7.69%) CCIA
7 4 (7.69%) MCITP
7 4 (7.69%) CCA
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.92%) CCNP
9 1 (1.92%) CISSP
9 1 (1.92%) CCDA
9 1 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) Degree
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (82.69%) Active Directory
2 38 (73.08%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) XenApp
3 4 (7.69%) XenServer
3 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) WSUS
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 43 (82.69%) Cisco
2 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
3 38 (73.08%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) Wyse
6 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) Juniper
7 1 (1.92%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) Sophos
7 1 (1.92%) Veeam
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago