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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 55 43 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.92% 5.17% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.69% 27.46% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 18
Median salary £42,500 £45,517 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.62% +30.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £28,000 £27,975
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
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
83 142 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.45% 18.83% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 118 75
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Oxford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 26 (72.22%) VPN
2 21 (58.33%) SAN
3 20 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 19 (52.78%) iSCSI
5 16 (44.44%) Windows
5 16 (44.44%) VMware
6 15 (41.67%) Cisco
6 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) Load Balancing
7 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
7 13 (36.11%) WAN
8 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 10 (27.78%) IPsec
9 10 (27.78%) SSL
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 10 (27.78%) MS Office
9 10 (27.78%) Internet
9 10 (27.78%) SELinux
9 10 (27.78%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
9 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
9 10 (27.78%) FCoE

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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) VPN
2 21 (58.33%) SAN
3 19 (52.78%) iSCSI
4 13 (36.11%) WAN
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (27.78%) FCoE
6 10 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (27.78%) Internet
6 10 (27.78%) IPsec
6 10 (27.78%) SSL
7 7 (19.44%) Wireless
8 4 (11.11%) LAN
9 2 (5.56%) MPLS
9 2 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (5.56%) TACACS
10 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.78%) Network Security
10 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.78%) Automotive
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Consultant
2 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Network Security Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Security Consultant
4 9 (25.00%) Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Presales Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 9 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 10 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (27.78%) WAN Optimisation
3 9 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (16.67%) Presales
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.11%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) HP ASE
2 2 (5.56%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SELinux
2 9 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.00%) Avaya
3 9 (25.00%) Dell
3 9 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (25.00%) Sophos
4 3 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) IronPort
5 2 (5.56%) Meraki
5 2 (5.56%) ProCurve
5 2 (5.56%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus
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