The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 72 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 43 69 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.84% 4.13% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.87% 30.26% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 41
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
206 228 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.62% 13.65% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 174 189 251
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -10 16 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wallingford - 6 £30,000 -
Henley-on-Thames 0 5 £29,500 +15.68%
Abingdon -13 4 £34,500 -
Banbury +2 3 £37,500 +37.61%
Burford - 2 £44,261 -
Kidlington -12 1 £32,000 -14.66%
Bicester - 1 £29,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 45 (60.00%) Windows
2 32 (42.67%) Cisco
3 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (34.67%) TCP/IP
5 25 (33.33%) WAN
5 25 (33.33%) DNS
6 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
7 23 (30.67%) LAN
7 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
7 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
8 20 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (26.67%) Linux
8 20 (26.67%) SAN
9 19 (25.33%) VMware
9 19 (25.33%) SQL
10 18 (24.00%) IIS
10 18 (24.00%) VPN
11 17 (22.67%) CCNP
11 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.33%) Hyper-V
13 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (18.67%) Wireless
15 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (16.00%) Network Security
16 12 (16.00%) Network Design
16 12 (16.00%) CCNA
17 11 (14.67%) HTTP
17 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
17 11 (14.67%) OSPF
17 11 (14.67%) BGP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.00%) IIS
3 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.00%) Lync
6 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.67%) Apache
7 2 (2.67%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.67%) TCP/IP
2 25 (33.33%) DNS
2 25 (33.33%) WAN
3 23 (30.67%) LAN
4 20 (26.67%) SAN
5 18 (24.00%) VPN
6 14 (18.67%) Wireless
7 12 (16.00%) Network Security
8 11 (14.67%) OSPF
8 11 (14.67%) BGP
8 11 (14.67%) HTTP
9 10 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 10 (13.33%) MPLS
9 10 (13.33%) iSCSI
9 10 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (13.33%) NAS
10 9 (12.00%) SNMP
11 8 (10.67%) DHCP
12 7 (9.33%) VLAN
13 6 (8.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Big Data
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (4.00%) Ant
3 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.67%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.00%) Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Support Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Administrator
2 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Network Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Consultant
5 7 (9.33%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.00%) IP Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) IT Support
7 5 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Field Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) XML
2 6 (8.00%) .NET
3 5 (6.67%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) LAMP
4 3 (4.00%) HTML
4 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.00%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.67%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (2.67%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Clustering
1 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
1 5 (6.67%) Open Source
2 4 (5.33%) EqualLogic
2 4 (5.33%) Biotechnology
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) iPad
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Handset
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.00%) Windows
2 29 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (26.67%) Linux
4 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
6 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Vista
8 4 (5.33%) CentOS
9 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.00%) UNIX
10 2 (2.67%) Debian
10 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Network Design
2 8 (10.67%) Project Management
3 7 (9.33%) Server Monitoring
4 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.67%) ITIL
5 4 (5.33%) People Management
6 3 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.00%) Time Management
6 3 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.67%) Change Management
7 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.67%) Service Management
7 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.67%) Network Management
7 2 (2.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) PHP
2 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.67%) VBScript
4 4 (5.33%) C
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) Python
5 2 (2.67%) Ruby
5 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNP
3 12 (16.00%) CCNA
4 9 (12.00%) Degree
5 6 (8.00%) CCIE
5 6 (8.00%) JNCIE
5 6 (8.00%) CCDP
5 6 (8.00%) CCIP
6 3 (4.00%) MCSE
6 3 (4.00%) CISSP
6 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (6.67%) NFS
5 5 (6.67%) Terminal Server
5 5 (6.67%) Postfix
5 5 (6.67%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.67%) XenServer
6 2 (2.67%) Dovecot
6 2 (2.67%) Kamailio
6 2 (2.67%) Xen
7 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.33%) WSUS
3 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.67%) Nagios
4 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.67%) Puppet
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) Cisco
2 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.33%) VMware
4 8 (10.67%) Juniper
5 7 (9.33%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.00%) Redback
6 6 (8.00%) HP
6 6 (8.00%) Avaya
7 5 (6.67%) Citrix
7 5 (6.67%) Dell
7 5 (6.67%) F5
8 4 (5.33%) Brocade
8 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.33%) Apple
8 4 (5.33%) NetApp
9 3 (4.00%) Symantec
10 2 (2.67%) Percona
10 2 (2.67%) New Relic
10 2 (2.67%) Barracuda Networks
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