The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 53 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.27% 1.87% 3.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 11.27% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 10
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £35,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 142 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.00% 16.63% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 135 128 112
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northamptonshire region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +10 17 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Wellingborough - 3 £27,500 -
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
Kettering - 1 £30,500 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 22 (45.83%) Windows
1 22 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 21 (43.75%) Cisco
3 19 (39.58%) LAN
4 17 (35.42%) DNS
5 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 15 (31.25%) WAN
7 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 14 (29.17%) DHCP
8 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
9 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (22.92%) VPN
11 10 (20.83%) CCNP
11 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (18.75%) Wireless
13 8 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (16.67%) VMware
13 8 (16.67%) HSRP
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (14.58%) VLAN
14 7 (14.58%) ISPF
14 7 (14.58%) MPLS
14 7 (14.58%) PBX
15 6 (12.50%) Internet
15 6 (12.50%) Citrix
15 6 (12.50%) Lotus
15 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
16 5 (10.42%) Law
16 5 (10.42%) Information Security
16 5 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 19 (39.58%) LAN
3 17 (35.42%) DNS
4 15 (31.25%) WAN
5 14 (29.17%) DHCP
6 11 (22.92%) VPN
7 9 (18.75%) Wireless
8 8 (16.67%) HSRP
9 7 (14.58%) VLAN
9 7 (14.58%) MPLS
9 7 (14.58%) PBX
10 6 (12.50%) Internet
11 5 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (10.42%) SAN
11 5 (10.42%) WLAN
12 4 (8.33%) SSL
12 4 (8.33%) VoIP
12 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (6.25%) BGP
13 3 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Law
3 4 (8.33%) Billing
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 6 (12.50%) Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support
6 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Network Manager
7 4 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) ISPF
2 2 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) AS400
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Kindle
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.17%) Android
5 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.42%) Information Security
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.33%) Service Management
3 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.33%) Logistics
3 4 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (8.33%) People Management
4 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) ERP
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) R
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.83%) CCNP
3 5 (10.42%) CCNA
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.33%) VCP4
5 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 2 (4.17%) Degree
7 1 (2.08%) VCP5
7 1 (2.08%) CCSA
7 1 (2.08%) CCSE
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.08%) CCDA
7 1 (2.08%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) QA
3 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.67%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) Lotus
5 5 (10.42%) HP
6 4 (8.33%) Juniper
6 4 (8.33%) Remedy
6 4 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 2 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (4.17%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.17%) Meraki
8 1 (2.08%) Veeam
8 1 (2.08%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
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