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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 97 65 95
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.95% 3.48% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.14% 21.79% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 25
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £26,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £52,100 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
218 234 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.91% 15.95% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 158 213 201
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,975
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -5 20 £28,500 +9.61% 2
Oxford -37 9 £20,000 -50.00% 1
Faringdon -3 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 50 (53.76%) Windows
2 36 (38.71%) VPN
3 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
4 34 (36.56%) Cisco
4 34 (36.56%) Windows Server
5 33 (35.48%) Active Directory
6 32 (34.41%) DNS
6 32 (34.41%) WAN
7 31 (33.33%) Internet
8 30 (32.26%) VMware
9 27 (29.03%) Linux
9 27 (29.03%) MS Office
9 27 (29.03%) Hyper-V
10 24 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (25.81%) SAN
11 23 (24.73%) Sophos
12 21 (22.58%) SMTP
12 21 (22.58%) SharePoint
13 20 (21.51%) TCP/IP
14 19 (20.43%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
15 18 (19.35%) Network Security
15 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
15 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
16 17 (18.28%) VoIP
16 17 (18.28%) iSCSI
16 17 (18.28%) Data Centre
17 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (17.20%) SSL
17 16 (17.20%) DHCP

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 21 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.08%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (29.03%) MS Office
2 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.43%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.98%) Office 365
3 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (7.53%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (38.71%) VPN
2 32 (34.41%) DNS
2 32 (34.41%) WAN
3 31 (33.33%) Internet
4 24 (25.81%) SAN
5 21 (22.58%) SMTP
6 20 (21.51%) TCP/IP
7 18 (19.35%) Network Security
8 17 (18.28%) iSCSI
8 17 (18.28%) VoIP
9 16 (17.20%) DHCP
9 16 (17.20%) SSL
10 15 (16.13%) LAN
11 14 (15.05%) ADSL
12 13 (13.98%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (11.83%) BGP
13 11 (11.83%) OSPF
14 10 (10.75%) DMZ
14 10 (10.75%) MPLS
15 8 (8.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.53%) Redis
3 4 (4.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (4.30%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) OLAP
3 4 (4.30%) OLTP
3 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
1 7 (7.53%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.53%) Automotive
2 4 (4.30%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) Analyst
2 16 (17.20%) Network Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Administrator
4 14 (15.05%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (15.05%) Consultant
5 13 (13.98%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (13.98%) Support Analyst
6 12 (12.90%) Service Desk Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Customer Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Customer Support Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Security Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Service Desk Support
7 11 (11.83%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (10.75%) Help Desk Analyst
8 10 (10.75%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.13%) Clustering
3 11 (11.83%) EqualLogic
4 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.38%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Licensing
7 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.15%) Physics
9 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (53.76%) Windows
2 34 (36.56%) Windows Server
3 27 (29.03%) Linux
4 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (15.05%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.60%) Unix
7 7 (7.53%) CentOS
7 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (7.53%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.08%) Android
10 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
2 15 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (16.13%) Web Filtering
3 14 (15.05%) Email Filtering
4 11 (11.83%) ITIL
5 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (10.75%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (9.68%) Coaching
6 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.53%) DevOps
8 7 (7.53%) High Availability
8 7 (7.53%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.53%) Project Management
9 6 (6.45%) Information Security
9 6 (6.45%) Line Management
9 6 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (4.30%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.98%) Bash Shell
2 9 (9.68%) Python
2 9 (9.68%) Ruby
3 5 (5.38%) SQL
4 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.38%) CISSP
3 4 (4.30%) GCIA
3 4 (4.30%) GCIH
3 4 (4.30%) MCITP
4 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.15%) CCNA
5 2 (2.15%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) CISM
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) COBIT
1 2 (2.15%) COSO
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) ISO27002
System Software
1 33 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 27 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 24 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.30%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.08%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) WSUS
2 7 (7.53%) Cobbler
2 7 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.53%) Puppet
3 6 (6.45%) SELinux
Vendors
1 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.56%) Cisco
3 30 (32.26%) VMware
4 23 (24.73%) Sophos
5 12 (12.90%) Avaya
6 11 (11.83%) CheckPoint
6 11 (11.83%) Dell
6 11 (11.83%) Fortinet
6 11 (11.83%) Juniper
7 8 (8.60%) F5
8 6 (6.45%) CommVault
9 5 (5.38%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.30%) Atlassian
10 4 (4.30%) Cognos
10 4 (4.30%) IBM
10 4 (4.30%) Mitel
10 4 (4.30%) NetApp
10 4 (4.30%) RedGate
10 4 (4.30%) Tableau
11 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago