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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 36 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.37% 5.30% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.08% 23.08% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 5
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,600 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,250 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
133 143 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.18% 22.95% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 129 63
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (55.56%) DNS
2 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
2 29 (53.70%) LAN
3 25 (46.30%) WAN
3 25 (46.30%) DHCP
4 23 (42.59%) Law
4 23 (42.59%) ISPF
5 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.04%) SCCM
7 18 (33.33%) HSRP
7 18 (33.33%) VoIP
8 17 (31.48%) Cisco
8 17 (31.48%) Spanning Tree
9 12 (22.22%) Lync
9 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (22.22%) SAN
9 12 (22.22%) CCNP
9 12 (22.22%) MPLS
9 12 (22.22%) OSPF
9 12 (22.22%) BGP
10 11 (20.37%) VPN
10 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) Windows
11 10 (18.52%) PBX
11 10 (18.52%) SSL
11 10 (18.52%) Wireless
11 10 (18.52%) VLAN
12 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
12 9 (16.67%) Patch Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (22.22%) Lync
2 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.56%) CICS
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) Confluence
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (55.56%) DNS
2 29 (53.70%) LAN
2 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
3 25 (46.30%) WAN
3 25 (46.30%) DHCP
4 18 (33.33%) VoIP
4 18 (33.33%) HSRP
5 17 (31.48%) Spanning Tree
6 12 (22.22%) SAN
6 12 (22.22%) MPLS
6 12 (22.22%) OSPF
6 12 (22.22%) BGP
7 11 (20.37%) VPN
8 10 (18.52%) PBX
8 10 (18.52%) SSL
8 10 (18.52%) Wireless
8 10 (18.52%) VLAN
9 9 (16.67%) Internet
9 9 (16.67%) WLAN
10 7 (12.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Hudson
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 23 (42.59%) Law
2 4 (7.41%) Legal
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Billing
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Network Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Network Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Service Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Network Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Services Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Network Support
7 3 (5.56%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Environment Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Network Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) IT Support
9 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) ISPF
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) XML
3 3 (5.56%) Middleware
3 3 (5.56%) Java EE
3 3 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.56%) Kindle
1 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) IVR
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) AS400
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (12.96%) Linux
3 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.26%) UNIX
5 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Android
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 5 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (9.26%) Security Architecture
2 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.41%) People Management
3 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.41%) Logistics
3 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
3 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
3 4 (7.41%) Migration
3 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.56%) Workflow
4 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Workflow Management
4 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) COBOL
1 3 (5.56%) Java
1 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.56%) Perl
1 3 (5.56%) VB
1 3 (5.56%) Python
1 3 (5.56%) REXX
1 3 (5.56%) JCL
1 3 (5.56%) Ruby
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) CCNP
1 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (11.11%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.26%) MCSE
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
4 4 (7.41%) VCP5
5 1 (1.85%) CCDA
5 1 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) ISO 9001
2 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.85%) QA
4 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.26%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) RACF
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.56%) CA Endevor
3 2 (3.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) IBM
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) F5
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper
6 4 (7.41%) Remedy
7 3 (5.56%) Informatica
7 3 (5.56%) New Relic
8 2 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (1.85%) Lotus
9 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) Dell
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 27 days ago