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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 41 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 49 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.38% 2.79% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.63% 15.12% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
184 172 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.20% 18.47% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 146 114
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +15 40 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
Kettering - 1 - - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (56.06%) TCP/IP
2 34 (51.52%) DNS
3 31 (46.97%) LAN
3 31 (46.97%) DHCP
4 27 (40.91%) WAN
5 25 (37.88%) ISPF
6 23 (34.85%) Windows
7 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 22 (33.33%) Law
8 20 (30.30%) SCCM
8 20 (30.30%) Cisco
8 20 (30.30%) HSRP
9 19 (28.79%) VoIP
10 17 (25.76%) Spanning Tree
11 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
12 15 (22.73%) PBX
12 15 (22.73%) OSPF
12 15 (22.73%) BGP
13 14 (21.21%) SAN
13 14 (21.21%) Wireless
14 13 (19.70%) MPLS
14 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (19.70%) CCNP
14 13 (19.70%) VPN
15 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (18.18%) VMware
15 12 (18.18%) Lync
16 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (16.67%) NAS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (18.18%) Lync
2 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.06%) TCP/IP
2 34 (51.52%) DNS
3 31 (46.97%) LAN
3 31 (46.97%) DHCP
4 27 (40.91%) WAN
5 20 (30.30%) HSRP
6 19 (28.79%) VoIP
7 17 (25.76%) Spanning Tree
8 15 (22.73%) PBX
8 15 (22.73%) OSPF
8 15 (22.73%) BGP
9 14 (21.21%) SAN
9 14 (21.21%) Wireless
10 13 (19.70%) MPLS
10 13 (19.70%) VPN
11 11 (16.67%) NAS
12 10 (15.15%) VLAN
13 8 (12.12%) WLAN
14 6 (9.09%) IPsec
14 6 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 22 (33.33%) Law
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Billing
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Network Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Network Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Services Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Service Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) IT Support
7 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) ISPF
2 4 (6.06%) LAMP
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Kindle
3 2 (3.03%) AS400
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (7.58%) Security Architecture
2 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
2 5 (7.58%) Information Security
3 4 (6.06%) Service Management
3 4 (6.06%) Migration
3 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
3 4 (6.06%) Logistics
3 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (6.06%) Supplier Management
3 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
3 4 (6.06%) People Management
3 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.03%) BCP
4 2 (3.03%) Project Management
4 2 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) R
1 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (19.70%) CCNP
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.58%) MCSE
5 4 (6.06%) CCNA
5 4 (6.06%) VCP5
6 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) CCDP
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.61%) ISO 9001
3 5 (7.58%) QA
4 2 (3.03%) SLA
5 1 (1.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
2 10 (15.15%) vSphere
3 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.30%) Cisco
3 12 (18.18%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) Citrix
4 6 (9.09%) Lotus
5 4 (6.06%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) Juniper
5 4 (6.06%) Remedy
6 3 (4.55%) F5
6 3 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) Veeam
8 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) Meraki
8 1 (1.52%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.52%) SAP
8 1 (1.52%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Dell
Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 24 days ago