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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 46 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.77% 1.54% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.51% 7.06% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,600 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 85 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.31% 21.79% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 109 75 50
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,750 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £51,500 £56,450
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 18 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) ITIL
2 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (66.67%) DHCP
3 20 (66.67%) DNS
4 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
5 18 (60.00%) Cisco
6 16 (53.33%) CCNA
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (50.00%) VMware
8 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
8 14 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
10 12 (40.00%) Retail
10 12 (40.00%) MCSA
11 11 (36.67%) ITIL V3
12 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (30.00%) VPN
13 8 (26.67%) Citrix
13 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
13 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (23.33%) MCITP
14 7 (23.33%) MCP
15 6 (20.00%) Wyse
15 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
15 6 (20.00%) IIS
15 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 6 (20.00%) CCA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
1 14 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) DHCP
1 20 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (30.00%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) SSL
3 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (6.67%) OSPF
6 2 (6.67%) BGP
6 2 (6.67%) HSRP
7 1 (3.33%) PABX
7 1 (3.33%) IPsec
7 1 (3.33%) SAN
7 1 (3.33%) MGCP
7 1 (3.33%) MPLS
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Network Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Network Design Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL V3
3 6 (20.00%) Change Control
4 5 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) IT Governance
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNA
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (40.00%) MCSA
4 7 (23.33%) MCITP
4 7 (23.33%) MCP
5 6 (20.00%) CCA
5 6 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (20.00%) MCSE
5 6 (20.00%) CCIA
6 2 (6.67%) CISSP
6 2 (6.67%) CCNP
7 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CCDA
7 1 (3.33%) CCIE
7 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) XenApp
3 6 (20.00%) XenServer
3 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) Cisco
3 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (26.67%) Citrix
5 6 (20.00%) Wyse
6 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 2 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Nokia
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
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