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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 61 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.48% 3.95% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.49% 20.71% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 8
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,700 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
119 169 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.43% 19.10% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 103 159 120
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 19 £37,500 - 1
Kettering - 1 - -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (52.11%) DNS
2 34 (47.89%) LAN
3 33 (46.48%) TCP/IP
4 31 (43.66%) WAN
4 31 (43.66%) DHCP
5 27 (38.03%) Cisco
6 25 (35.21%) Law
6 25 (35.21%) ISPF
7 23 (32.39%) SCCM
8 22 (30.99%) VoIP
9 20 (28.17%) Windows
9 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
9 20 (28.17%) HSRP
10 19 (26.76%) CCNP
10 19 (26.76%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
11 17 (23.94%) MPLS
11 17 (23.94%) Spanning Tree
12 16 (22.54%) OSPF
12 16 (22.54%) BGP
12 16 (22.54%) SAN
13 15 (21.13%) Linux
13 15 (21.13%) VMware
14 14 (19.72%) Lync
14 14 (19.72%) NAS
14 14 (19.72%) VLAN
15 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
15 13 (18.31%) Internet
15 13 (18.31%) VPN
16 12 (16.90%) Web Services

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (19.72%) Lync
2 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.04%) Apache
5 4 (5.63%) JBoss
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.63%) CICS
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.63%) Confluence
6 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.41%) nginx
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon S3
2 5 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (52.11%) DNS
2 34 (47.89%) LAN
3 33 (46.48%) TCP/IP
4 31 (43.66%) WAN
4 31 (43.66%) DHCP
5 22 (30.99%) VoIP
6 20 (28.17%) HSRP
7 17 (23.94%) Spanning Tree
7 17 (23.94%) MPLS
8 16 (22.54%) OSPF
8 16 (22.54%) BGP
8 16 (22.54%) SAN
9 14 (19.72%) VLAN
9 14 (19.72%) NAS
10 13 (18.31%) Internet
10 13 (18.31%) VPN
11 12 (16.90%) Wireless
12 11 (15.49%) SSL
13 10 (14.08%) WLAN
13 10 (14.08%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) DB2
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Hudson
2 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.63%) HP UFT
2 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner
2 4 (5.63%) JIRA
General
1 25 (35.21%) Law
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Network Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Network Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Service Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Network Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Technical Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Technical Services Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Network Support
6 4 (5.63%) Environment Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Head of IT
7 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (2.82%) IT Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) ISPF
2 12 (16.90%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) LAMP
4 4 (5.63%) SOAP
4 4 (5.63%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) Middleware
4 4 (5.63%) Java EE
5 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.23%) Kindle
4 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) IVR
4 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.45%) UNIX
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (12.68%) Patch Management
3 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
3 7 (9.86%) Security Architecture
4 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.04%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Workflow Management
5 4 (5.63%) Automated Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.63%) Workflow
5 4 (5.63%) Migration
5 4 (5.63%) DevOps
5 4 (5.63%) Network Management
5 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
1 5 (7.04%) Perl
1 5 (7.04%) Python
1 5 (7.04%) Ruby
2 4 (5.63%) VB
2 4 (5.63%) REXX
2 4 (5.63%) JCL
2 4 (5.63%) COBOL
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) CCNP
1 19 (26.76%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.08%) CCNA
3 8 (11.27%) Degree
4 6 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.04%) MCSE
6 4 (5.63%) VCP5
7 1 (1.41%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.41%) LPIC
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CCDA
7 1 (1.41%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) ISO 9001
1 8 (11.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) vSphere
2 11 (15.49%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) RACF
5 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (32.39%) SCCM
2 5 (7.04%) Puppet
2 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.63%) CA Endevor
4 2 (2.82%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.41%) SCOM
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Cisco
2 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.13%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) F5
5 6 (8.45%) IBM
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle
6 5 (7.04%) Google
7 4 (5.63%) Juniper
7 4 (5.63%) Informatica
7 4 (5.63%) New Relic
8 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.23%) HP
8 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.23%) Remedy
9 2 (2.82%) NetApp
10 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.41%) SAP
10 1 (1.41%) Dell
10 1 (1.41%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago