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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 45 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.28% 1.24% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.04% 7.45% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 4
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £61,000
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
113 94 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.77% 16.70% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 104 88 68
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,075 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £49,000
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 5 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 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 18 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 16 (48.48%) LAN
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco
4 13 (39.39%) DNS
5 12 (36.36%) DHCP
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 12 (36.36%) Windows
6 11 (33.33%) VPN
7 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (24.24%) HSRP
9 7 (21.21%) VLAN
9 7 (21.21%) ISPF
9 7 (21.21%) MPLS
9 7 (21.21%) Wireless
10 6 (18.18%) Internet
10 6 (18.18%) CCNP
10 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (15.15%) QA
11 5 (15.15%) VMware
11 5 (15.15%) Information Security
11 5 (15.15%) CCNA
11 5 (15.15%) WLAN
11 5 (15.15%) Law
12 4 (12.12%) Service Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (6.06%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 16 (48.48%) LAN
3 13 (39.39%) DNS
4 12 (36.36%) DHCP
4 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 11 (33.33%) VPN
6 8 (24.24%) HSRP
7 7 (21.21%) VLAN
7 7 (21.21%) MPLS
7 7 (21.21%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) Internet
9 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (15.15%) WLAN
10 4 (12.12%) SSL
10 4 (12.12%) VoIP
11 3 (9.09%) PBX
11 3 (9.09%) OSPF
11 3 (9.09%) BGP
12 2 (6.06%) SAN
12 2 (6.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 5 (15.15%) Law
2 4 (12.12%) Billing
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) AS400
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.15%) Information Security
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.12%) Logistics
3 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
3 4 (12.12%) People Management
3 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) VCP4
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) VCP5
6 1 (3.03%) CCSE
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) CCDA
6 1 (3.03%) CCDP
6 1 (3.03%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.15%) QA
3 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Remedy
4 4 (12.12%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Lotus
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 13 days ago