The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 70 47 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 47 84 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.21% 5.30% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.34% 37.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 69 39
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
243 226 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.61% 14.26% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 204 181 177
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -9 23 £28,500 -48.18% 3
Oxford -15 11 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Faringdon -4 2 £35,000 - 1
Thame - 1 £56,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 53 (58.89%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) Cisco
3 38 (42.22%) DNS
4 35 (38.89%) VMware
5 32 (35.56%) Linux
6 31 (34.44%) WAN
6 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
7 29 (32.22%) Internet
7 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
8 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (28.89%) TCP/IP
10 25 (27.78%) SMTP
11 24 (26.67%) Hyper-V
12 23 (25.56%) Amazon AWS
12 23 (25.56%) ADSL
13 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
13 22 (24.44%) Web Filtering
13 22 (24.44%) Kalman Filter
14 21 (23.33%) Email Filtering
15 19 (21.11%) Sophos
16 18 (20.00%) SAN
17 17 (18.89%) MS Office
18 16 (17.78%) Office 365
18 16 (17.78%) SharePoint
18 16 (17.78%) DHCP
19 15 (16.67%) VPN
20 14 (15.56%) Juniper
20 14 (15.56%) VoIP
20 14 (15.56%) Web Services

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 16 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.78%) Office 365
3 9 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.56%) IaaS
4 5 (5.56%) PaaS
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (42.22%) DNS
2 31 (34.44%) WAN
3 29 (32.22%) Internet
4 26 (28.89%) TCP/IP
5 25 (27.78%) SMTP
6 23 (25.56%) ADSL
7 18 (20.00%) SAN
8 16 (17.78%) DHCP
9 15 (16.67%) VPN
10 14 (15.56%) VoIP
11 10 (11.11%) Network Security
12 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (10.00%) iSCSI
13 7 (7.78%) FTP
14 5 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (5.56%) HTTP
14 5 (5.56%) LAN
14 5 (5.56%) VLAN
15 4 (4.44%) MPLS
16 3 (3.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) MySQL
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (5.56%) OLAP
3 5 (5.56%) OLTP
3 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.11%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (7.78%) Automotive
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Billing
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 21 (23.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 19 (21.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (18.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Customer Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Customer Support Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Service Desk Support
6 15 (16.67%) Analyst
7 12 (13.33%) Support Analyst
7 12 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (12.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (12.22%) Administrator
9 10 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
9 10 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
9 10 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 10 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
10 9 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.00%) Clustering
3 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Licensing
4 5 (5.56%) PKI
4 5 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.33%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.22%) Physics
7 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.89%) Windows
2 32 (35.56%) Linux
3 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.89%) Windows 10
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.56%) Unix
6 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.44%) CentOS
7 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.33%) Android
8 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Kalman Filter
1 22 (24.44%) Web Filtering
2 21 (23.33%) Email Filtering
3 12 (13.33%) ITIL
4 9 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.89%) Project Management
6 6 (6.67%) Change Control
6 6 (6.67%) Coaching
6 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.67%) Information Security
7 5 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.56%) Presales
7 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.56%) Software Licensing
8 4 (4.44%) Critical Success Factor
8 4 (4.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.44%) Python
3 4 (4.44%) Ruby
4 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.11%) C#
5 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.11%) Perl
5 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.78%) CCNA
4 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.56%) CEH
5 5 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (4.44%) MCITP
7 3 (3.33%) CISSP
7 3 (3.33%) GCIA
7 3 (3.33%) GCIH
8 1 (1.11%) CCIE
8 1 (1.11%) CCNP
8 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) COBIT
3 1 (1.11%) COSO
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.78%) vSphere
4 5 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.56%) Xen
5 1 (1.11%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Nagios
2 5 (5.56%) Ansible
2 5 (5.56%) Icinga
3 4 (4.44%) Puppet
3 4 (4.44%) WSUS
4 3 (3.33%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (46.67%) Cisco
2 35 (38.89%) VMware
3 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.11%) Sophos
5 14 (15.56%) Juniper
6 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 8 (8.89%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.78%) CommVault
9 6 (6.67%) Avaya
10 5 (5.56%) Atlassian
10 5 (5.56%) Cognos
10 5 (5.56%) IBM
10 5 (5.56%) NetApp
10 5 (5.56%) RedGate
10 5 (5.56%) Tableau
10 5 (5.56%) WatchGuard
11 4 (4.44%) Dell
11 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
11 4 (4.44%) Mitel
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competative + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago