The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 67 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.54% 1.47% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.41% 11.83% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 21
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
98 93 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.45% 12.45% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 81 90 112
Average salary £46,000 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,400 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Oxford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 24 (54.55%) VPN
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (43.18%) Windows
4 18 (40.91%) Project Management
4 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
5 17 (38.64%) Linux
6 16 (36.36%) SAN
7 15 (34.09%) iSCSI
8 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
10 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
10 12 (27.27%) Cisco
10 12 (27.27%) Load Balancing
11 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (22.73%) Sophos
12 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
12 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
13 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
13 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
13 9 (20.45%) WAN
13 9 (20.45%) MS Office
13 9 (20.45%) ITIL
13 9 (20.45%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (20.45%) Service Management
14 8 (18.18%) ITSM
14 8 (18.18%) Wireless
14 8 (18.18%) Clustering

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) VPN
2 16 (36.36%) SAN
3 15 (34.09%) iSCSI
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (20.45%) WAN
5 8 (18.18%) DMZ
5 8 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (18.18%) Internet
5 8 (18.18%) Wireless
6 7 (15.91%) FCoE
6 7 (15.91%) IPsec
7 6 (13.64%) SSL
8 2 (4.55%) DNS
8 2 (4.55%) LAN
8 2 (4.55%) MPLS
8 2 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (4.55%) TACACS
9 1 (2.27%) InfiniBand
9 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) GCC
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Administrator
1 15 (34.09%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Security Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) AWS Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Web Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 8 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 8 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.27%) CUDA
5 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.27%) Handset
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Linux
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Project Management
2 12 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 9 (20.45%) Service Management
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) ITSM
4 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.18%) Release Management
5 7 (15.91%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.64%) Presales
6 6 (13.64%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.82%) High Availability
9 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.55%) Time Management
11 1 (2.27%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) R
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) HP ASE
3 2 (4.55%) HP MASE
4 1 (2.27%) CCIE
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) KVM
4 1 (2.27%) NFS
4 1 (2.27%) Samba
4 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) WSUS
2 7 (15.91%) SELinux
3 3 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.73%) Sophos
5 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
6 8 (18.18%) Avaya
6 8 (18.18%) Dell
6 8 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) Google
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) IronPort
8 2 (4.55%) Kaspersky
8 2 (4.55%) Meraki
8 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
8 2 (4.55%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.27%) Intel
9 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.27%) Sun
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Perks
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago