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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 37 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 72 62 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.61% 3.64% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.26% 28.18% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 45 26
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,600 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
285 220 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.21% 12.93% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 250 168 179
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxford +42 30 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Abingdon +3 17 £32,500 -22.61% 7
Banbury - 5 £37,500 - 1
Thame -2 2 £42,500 -29.16%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 78 (56.52%) Windows
2 77 (55.80%) Cisco
3 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
4 46 (33.33%) VPN
4 46 (33.33%) VMware
5 40 (28.99%) Degree
5 40 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (28.26%) DNS
7 38 (27.54%) Sophos
8 37 (26.81%) Windows Server
9 36 (26.09%) WAN
9 36 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (23.19%) Hyper-V
10 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
10 32 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
11 29 (21.01%) SolarWinds
11 29 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (21.01%) Linux
12 27 (19.57%) TCP/IP
12 27 (19.57%) Wireless
13 25 (18.12%) Skype for Business
14 24 (17.39%) F5
14 24 (17.39%) DHCP
15 23 (16.67%) Juniper
15 23 (16.67%) Data Centre
16 21 (15.22%) Cisco Wireless
17 20 (14.49%) SAN
18 19 (13.77%) BGP
18 19 (13.77%) OSPF
19 18 (13.04%) CCNA

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 25 (18.12%) Skype for Business
2 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) MS Office
2 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.04%) Office 365
3 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.62%) IaaS
4 5 (3.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (33.33%) VPN
2 39 (28.26%) DNS
3 36 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (26.09%) WAN
4 27 (19.57%) TCP/IP
4 27 (19.57%) Wireless
5 24 (17.39%) DHCP
6 21 (15.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 20 (14.49%) SAN
8 19 (13.77%) BGP
8 19 (13.77%) OSPF
9 17 (12.32%) Internet
9 17 (12.32%) LAN
9 17 (12.32%) SMTP
10 16 (11.59%) Network Security
11 15 (10.87%) IPsec
11 15 (10.87%) VoIP
12 14 (10.14%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (8.70%) ADSL
13 12 (8.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) MySQL
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.45%) OLAP
3 2 (1.45%) OLTP
3 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.90%) Bower
2 4 (2.90%) gulp
3 2 (1.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 9 (6.52%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (1.45%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (26.09%) Analyst
2 25 (18.12%) Support Engineer
3 22 (15.94%) Network Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Cisco Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 13 (9.42%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Technical Support
6 11 (7.97%) Technical Trainer
6 11 (7.97%) Trainer
7 10 (7.25%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Network Engineering Manager
7 10 (7.25%) Network Manager
8 9 (6.52%) Administrator
8 9 (6.52%) IT Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) IT Support
8 9 (6.52%) Server Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) Service Desk Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (6.52%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.32%) Web Services
2 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.90%) jQuery
3 4 (2.90%) REST
3 4 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.90%) WCF
4 1 (0.72%) CSS
4 1 (0.72%) HTML
4 1 (0.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.97%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (5.07%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.35%) Clustering
5 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.35%) PKI
6 5 (3.62%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (3.62%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.72%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (56.52%) Windows
2 37 (26.81%) Windows Server
3 29 (21.01%) Linux
4 13 (9.42%) Unix
5 11 (7.97%) Mac OS X
5 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) SUSE
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.45%) Android
8 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) CentOS
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (11.59%) Data Protection
3 14 (10.14%) Mentoring
4 11 (7.97%) Change Control
4 11 (7.97%) Data Encryption
4 11 (7.97%) ITIL
4 11 (7.97%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (7.97%) Presales
5 10 (7.25%) Email Filtering
5 10 (7.25%) High Availability
5 10 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (7.25%) Web Filtering
6 8 (5.80%) Coaching
6 8 (5.80%) Project Management
6 8 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.07%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.35%) Computer Security
8 6 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
9 5 (3.62%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.62%) C#
2 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.90%) SQL
4 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) C
5 1 (0.72%) PHP
5 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (28.99%) Degree
2 29 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (13.04%) CCNA
4 17 (12.32%) CompTIA Security+
4 17 (12.32%) Security+ Certification
5 16 (11.59%) CEH
6 11 (7.97%) CCNP
6 11 (7.97%) Security Cleared
7 10 (7.25%) CCIE
7 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
8 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.90%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.72%) CISSP
11 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.72%) MCITP
11 1 (0.72%) MCSA
11 1 (0.72%) MCSE
11 1 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) SLA
2 8 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 32 (23.19%) Hyper-V
3 17 (12.32%) Forefront TMG
3 17 (12.32%) Xen
4 8 (5.80%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.90%) vSphere
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (11.59%) Nagios
2 14 (10.14%) SCOM
3 5 (3.62%) Ansible
3 5 (3.62%) Icinga
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.90%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.90%) SCCM
4 4 (2.90%) SmoothWall
5 3 (2.17%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (55.80%) Cisco
2 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
3 46 (33.33%) VMware
4 38 (27.54%) Sophos
5 29 (21.01%) SolarWinds
6 24 (17.39%) F5
7 23 (16.67%) Juniper
8 18 (13.04%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.42%) WatchGuard
10 11 (7.97%) Forcepoint
10 11 (7.97%) Palo Alto
11 10 (7.25%) Avaya
11 10 (7.25%) Blue Coat
11 10 (7.25%) Polycom
12 5 (3.62%) Citrix
12 5 (3.62%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.62%) HP
13 4 (2.90%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.90%) Intel Security
13 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
Banbury
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + medical + great package
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Includes bonus, plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Include bonus, plus benefits (holida
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Henley-on-Thames
Onelan Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per year DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Stratton HR
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago