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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 63 63 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -36
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 9 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.50% 1.36% 7.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.56% 7.14% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 34
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
158 126 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.16% 19.06% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 139 113 113
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 18 £37,500 -21.05%
Wellingborough +2 2 £27,500 +61.76%
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 50 (81.97%) Cisco
2 45 (73.77%) Hyper-V
3 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
4 43 (70.49%) DNS
5 42 (68.85%) ITIL
6 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
6 41 (67.21%) VMware
7 40 (65.57%) Windows
7 40 (65.57%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (63.93%) MS Exchange
8 39 (63.93%) CCNA
8 39 (63.93%) DHCP
9 38 (62.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (62.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (60.66%) MCSA
11 34 (55.74%) Retail
12 33 (54.10%) TCP/IP
13 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
13 27 (44.26%) ITIL V3
14 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (22.95%) MCSE
16 9 (14.75%) WAN
17 7 (11.48%) HP
18 6 (9.84%) SQL
18 6 (9.84%) Wireless
18 6 (9.84%) Cisco ASA
18 6 (9.84%) Network Security
19 5 (8.20%) WSUS
19 5 (8.20%) SAN
19 5 (8.20%) VPN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (63.93%) MS Exchange
2 38 (62.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (70.49%) DNS
2 39 (63.93%) DHCP
3 33 (54.10%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.75%) WAN
5 6 (9.84%) Network Security
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (9.84%) Wireless
6 5 (8.20%) SAN
6 5 (8.20%) VPN
6 5 (8.20%) LAN
7 4 (6.56%) VoIP
8 3 (4.92%) Internet
9 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
9 2 (3.28%) PBX
10 1 (1.64%) PSTN
10 1 (1.64%) ADSL
10 1 (1.64%) ISDN
10 1 (1.64%) WLAN
10 1 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 34 (55.74%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Network Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Network Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Network Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Network Support
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Support
10 2 (3.28%) IT Support
10 2 (3.28%) Security Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Network Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.64%) AIX
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) ITIL
2 27 (44.26%) ITIL V3
3 4 (6.56%) Information Security
3 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (4.92%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.28%) Network Design
5 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.64%) Data Management
6 1 (1.64%) Information Management
6 1 (1.64%) SIEM
6 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.64%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.64%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.64%) Time Management
6 1 (1.64%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (65.57%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (63.93%) CCNA
3 38 (62.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (60.66%) MCSA
5 14 (22.95%) MCSE
6 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) CCNP
7 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) CCDA
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) MCP
8 1 (1.64%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.64%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CCSA
8 1 (1.64%) CCSE
8 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) COBIT
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (73.77%) Hyper-V
2 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) WSUS
2 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) Nessus
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 50 (81.97%) Cisco
2 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 41 (67.21%) VMware
3 7 (11.48%) HP
4 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Lotus
5 2 (3.28%) F5
6 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.64%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.64%) Veeam
6 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.64%) Juniper
6 1 (1.64%) Symantec
6 1 (1.64%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
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