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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 54 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 12 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.79% 1.90% 7.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 10.91% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 37
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
171 110 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.65% 17.38% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 100 139
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 19 £37,500 -2.84% 2
Kettering - 2 £55,000 - 1
Brackley - 1 £35,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (81.25%) Cisco
2 46 (71.88%) Active Directory
3 45 (70.31%) Hyper-V
4 44 (68.75%) ITIL
5 42 (65.63%) Windows
6 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
6 41 (64.06%) DNS
6 41 (64.06%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (64.06%) VMware
7 39 (60.94%) MS Exchange
8 38 (59.38%) CCNA
8 38 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 37 (57.81%) DHCP
9 37 (57.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (56.25%) MCSA
11 33 (51.56%) TCP/IP
12 30 (46.88%) Retail
13 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
14 23 (35.94%) ITIL V3
15 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (18.75%) MCSE
17 9 (14.06%) WAN
18 7 (10.94%) HP
19 6 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
20 5 (7.81%) Network Security
20 5 (7.81%) SCCM
20 5 (7.81%) SCOM
20 5 (7.81%) WSUS
20 5 (7.81%) Wireless
20 5 (7.81%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 39 (60.94%) MS Exchange
2 38 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) DNS
2 37 (57.81%) DHCP
3 33 (51.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.06%) WAN
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (7.81%) VPN
6 5 (7.81%) Wireless
6 5 (7.81%) LAN
6 5 (7.81%) SAN
6 5 (7.81%) Network Security
7 4 (6.25%) VoIP
8 3 (4.69%) Internet
9 2 (3.13%) PBX
9 2 (3.13%) BIG-IP
9 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.56%) PABX
10 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.56%) IPsec
10 1 (1.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (46.88%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Network Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Network Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (12.50%) Network Manager
5 8 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Network Support
8 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Network Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Support
9 3 (4.69%) IT Support
10 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Security Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) AIX
5 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) ITIL
2 23 (35.94%) ITIL V3
3 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.25%) Information Security
3 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (4.69%) Migration
4 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.56%) Project Management
6 1 (1.56%) Information Management
6 1 (1.56%) Network Design
6 1 (1.56%) Time Management
6 1 (1.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.56%) SIEM
6 1 (1.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (64.06%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (59.38%) CCNA
3 37 (57.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (56.25%) MCSA
5 12 (18.75%) MCSE
6 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) CCDA
8 1 (1.56%) CISSP
8 1 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCSA
8 1 (1.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) COBIT
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 45 (70.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) WSUS
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
1 5 (7.81%) SCOM
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) Nessus
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) Cisco
2 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
2 41 (64.06%) VMware
3 7 (10.94%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.69%) F5
6 2 (3.13%) Lotus
6 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.56%) Sophos
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.56%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.56%) Veeam
7 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
Northampton, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: £22,440 per annum Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £25-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 10 days ago