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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 34 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 39 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.27% 3.86% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 18.38% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
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
130 136 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.90% 21.02% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 104 122 76
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 28 (54.90%) LAN
3 25 (49.02%) DNS
4 24 (47.06%) WAN
4 24 (47.06%) DHCP
5 21 (41.18%) ISPF
6 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
7 19 (37.25%) Law
8 17 (33.33%) SCCM
8 17 (33.33%) HSRP
8 17 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
9 16 (31.37%) VoIP
9 16 (31.37%) Cisco
10 12 (23.53%) BGP
10 12 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (23.53%) OSPF
10 12 (23.53%) CCNP
10 12 (23.53%) VPN
10 12 (23.53%) Windows
11 11 (21.57%) MPLS
11 11 (21.57%) Wireless
12 10 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (19.61%) SAN
12 10 (19.61%) Lync
13 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
13 9 (17.65%) PBX
14 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (19.61%) Lync
2 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 28 (54.90%) LAN
3 25 (49.02%) DNS
4 24 (47.06%) WAN
4 24 (47.06%) DHCP
5 17 (33.33%) HSRP
5 17 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 16 (31.37%) VoIP
7 12 (23.53%) VPN
7 12 (23.53%) OSPF
7 12 (23.53%) BGP
8 11 (21.57%) Wireless
8 11 (21.57%) MPLS
9 10 (19.61%) SAN
10 9 (17.65%) PBX
11 8 (15.69%) VLAN
12 7 (13.73%) WLAN
13 6 (11.76%) Internet
13 6 (11.76%) IPsec
14 5 (9.80%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Hudson
General
1 19 (37.25%) Law
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Billing
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Network Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Network Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Service Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) Network Support
7 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.96%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (1.96%) Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) ISPF
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Kindle
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.92%) Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (9.80%) Information Security
2 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.84%) People Management
3 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
3 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
3 4 (7.84%) Service Management
3 4 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (7.84%) Logistics
3 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
3 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
3 4 (7.84%) Migration
3 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.92%) ERP
5 2 (3.92%) BCP
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) CCNP
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.76%) CCNA
3 5 (9.80%) MCSE
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) VCP5
5 2 (3.92%) CCDP
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) CCSA
6 1 (1.96%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
3 5 (9.80%) QA
4 2 (3.92%) SLA
5 1 (1.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.80%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco
3 6 (11.76%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Remedy
4 4 (7.84%) Juniper
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) Lotus
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.96%) F5
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) NetApp
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