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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 40 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 41 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.53% 2.01% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.84% 11.36% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 17
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
172 132 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.21% 17.69% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 99 126 125
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +20 38 £45,000 +42.85%
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 63 (78.75%) DNS
2 59 (73.75%) Linux
3 56 (70.00%) MySQL
3 56 (70.00%) Apache
3 56 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 56 (70.00%) Ubuntu
4 55 (68.75%) Problem Management
4 55 (68.75%) Incident Management
5 50 (62.50%) Replication
5 50 (62.50%) SQL
6 48 (60.00%) DevOps
7 47 (58.75%) Performance Analysis
8 44 (55.00%) Java
9 35 (43.75%) Apache Solr
9 35 (43.75%) hybris
10 17 (21.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (17.50%) Cisco
12 13 (16.25%) Windows
12 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
13 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
14 9 (11.25%) WAN
14 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
15 8 (10.00%) VMware
15 8 (10.00%) Citrix
15 8 (10.00%) CCNP
16 7 (8.75%) Wireless
17 6 (7.50%) VPN
17 6 (7.50%) CCNA
17 6 (7.50%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 56 (70.00%) Apache
2 35 (43.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (78.75%) DNS
2 9 (11.25%) WAN
3 7 (8.75%) Wireless
4 6 (7.50%) LAN
4 6 (7.50%) VPN
5 4 (5.00%) DHCP
5 4 (5.00%) MPLS
5 4 (5.00%) OSPF
6 3 (3.75%) ADSL
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.75%) Internet
6 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.75%) VLAN
6 3 (3.75%) VoIP
6 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.50%) BGP
8 1 (1.25%) DSL
8 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.25%) IPsec
8 1 (1.25%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (70.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (3.75%) Retail
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Analyst
2 23 (28.75%) DBA
3 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 20 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
5 19 (23.75%) MySQL DBA
6 15 (18.75%) Database Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) IT Support
8 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Linux Support
9 5 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
9 5 (6.25%) IT Technician
9 5 (6.25%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Server Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Support Technician
10 4 (5.00%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (62.50%) Replication
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 56 (70.00%) Ubuntu
3 13 (16.25%) Windows
3 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.75%) Unix
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 55 (68.75%) Incident Management
2 55 (68.75%) Problem Management
3 48 (60.00%) DevOps
4 47 (58.75%) Performance Analysis
5 17 (21.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (7.50%) ITIL
7 4 (5.00%) ERP
7 4 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.75%) Network Management
8 3 (3.75%) Service Management
9 2 (2.50%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.50%) Project Management
10 1 (1.25%) Case Management
10 1 (1.25%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (1.25%) Data Security
10 1 (1.25%) Email Filtering
10 1 (1.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 50 (62.50%) SQL
2 44 (55.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.00%) CCNP
3 6 (7.50%) CCNA
4 4 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.75%) MCSE
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) Degree
6 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.00%) XenApp
2 4 (5.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (5.00%) XenServer
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (43.75%) hybris
2 14 (17.50%) Cisco
3 8 (10.00%) Citrix
3 8 (10.00%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) AppSense
5 3 (3.75%) Brocade
5 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.75%) Juniper
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.50%) F5
7 1 (1.25%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.25%) Meraki
7 1 (1.25%) Nokia
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago