The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 79 43 65
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.08% 4.41% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.28% 27.64% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 11
Median salary £20,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Firewall
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 123 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.67% 15.95% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 77 113 51
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Oxford region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Oxford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Oxford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (80.77%) VPN
2 18 (69.23%) Hyper-V
3 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
4 16 (61.54%) Windows
5 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) SAN
5 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
6 13 (50.00%) iSCSI
6 13 (50.00%) VMware
7 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (30.77%) Internet
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 8 (30.77%) MS Office
8 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 8 (30.77%) Cisco
9 7 (26.92%) WAN
9 7 (26.92%) Sophos
9 7 (26.92%) Avaya
9 7 (26.92%) Dell
9 7 (26.92%) Clustering
9 7 (26.92%) Automotive
9 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (26.92%) Fortinet
9 7 (26.92%) WSUS
9 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
9 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
9 7 (26.92%) EqualLogic

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) VPN
2 15 (57.69%) SAN
3 13 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 8 (30.77%) Internet
5 7 (26.92%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (23.08%) FCoE
6 6 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (23.08%) IPsec
6 6 (23.08%) SSL
7 5 (19.23%) VoIP
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.69%) LAN
10 1 (3.85%) DNS
10 1 (3.85%) Network Security
10 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Network Security Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 7 (26.92%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) MCITP
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) WSUS
2 6 (23.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Avaya
4 7 (26.92%) Dell
4 7 (26.92%) Fortinet
4 7 (26.92%) Sophos
5 4 (15.38%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus
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