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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 66 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.33% 2.17% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.89% 13.13% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,065 £31,300 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,000
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
151 99 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.67% 16.50% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 139 86 103
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 -11 17 £37,500 -15.34%
Kettering - 2 £55,000 -
Brackley -9 1 £35,000 +12.90%
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 32 (68.09%) Cisco
2 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
3 27 (57.45%) Hyper-V
4 26 (55.32%) Windows
5 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
5 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
5 24 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (46.81%) DNS
7 21 (44.68%) ITIL
8 19 (40.43%) CCNA
9 18 (38.30%) DHCP
9 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
9 18 (38.30%) VMware
10 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
10 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (36.17%) Retail
11 16 (34.04%) MCSA
12 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
14 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (14.89%) SCOM
14 7 (14.89%) HP
14 7 (14.89%) CCNP
15 6 (12.77%) WAN
15 6 (12.77%) LAN
16 5 (10.64%) SAN
16 5 (10.64%) Wireless
16 5 (10.64%) Information Security
16 5 (10.64%) SCCM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
2 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.26%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Lync
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
2 22 (46.81%) DNS
3 18 (38.30%) DHCP
4 6 (12.77%) WAN
4 6 (12.77%) LAN
5 5 (10.64%) SAN
5 5 (10.64%) Wireless
5 5 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.51%) PBX
7 3 (6.38%) VoIP
8 2 (4.26%) MPLS
8 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.26%) VLAN
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security
9 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (36.17%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Network Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL V3
4 5 (10.64%) Information Security
5 4 (8.51%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.26%) ERP
8 1 (2.13%) Information Management
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) R
3 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (40.43%) CCNA
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (34.04%) MCSA
5 7 (14.89%) CCNP
6 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) CCDA
8 1 (2.13%) CCDP
8 1 (2.13%) CCSA
8 1 (2.13%) CCSE
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 27 (57.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCOM
2 5 (10.64%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) WSUS
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Cisco
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) HP
5 5 (10.64%) F5
6 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 4 (8.51%) Lotus
7 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 2 (4.26%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.26%) Meraki
7 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.13%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago