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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 85 47 84
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +37
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 73 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.63% 4.91% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 32.74% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 57 29
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £54,400 £50,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
210 223 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.80% 15.00% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 168 186 187
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -1 20 £28,500 -40.00% 5
Oxford -36 10 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Faringdon -4 4 £35,000 - 1
Thame - 1 £56,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (54.35%) Windows
2 41 (44.57%) Cisco
3 35 (38.04%) WAN
4 34 (36.96%) DNS
5 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (35.87%) VMware
6 31 (33.70%) Windows Server
7 29 (31.52%) Internet
8 28 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 28 (30.43%) Linux
9 26 (28.26%) VPN
10 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 23 (25.00%) SMTP
12 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
13 21 (22.83%) MS Office
13 21 (22.83%) SAN
13 21 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (20.65%) Mentoring
15 18 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
15 18 (19.57%) Web Filtering
15 18 (19.57%) ADSL
15 18 (19.57%) Sophos
16 17 (18.48%) VoIP
16 17 (18.48%) Network Security
16 17 (18.48%) Email Filtering
17 16 (17.39%) SharePoint
17 16 (17.39%) CheckPoint
18 15 (16.30%) 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 16 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 21 (22.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (16.30%) Office 365
3 7 (7.61%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.43%) SaaS
5 4 (4.35%) IaaS
5 4 (4.35%) PaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.04%) WAN
2 34 (36.96%) DNS
3 29 (31.52%) Internet
4 26 (28.26%) VPN
5 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 23 (25.00%) SMTP
7 21 (22.83%) SAN
8 18 (19.57%) ADSL
9 17 (18.48%) Network Security
9 17 (18.48%) VoIP
10 15 (16.30%) DHCP
11 14 (15.22%) LAN
12 12 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (13.04%) SSL
13 11 (11.96%) BGP
13 11 (11.96%) iSCSI
13 11 (11.96%) MPLS
13 11 (11.96%) OSPF
14 10 (10.87%) DMZ
15 8 (8.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.43%) MySQL
2 5 (5.43%) OLAP
2 5 (5.43%) OLTP
2 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.43%) Redis
2 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.61%) Automotive
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Billing
3 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Support Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 16 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (16.30%) Analyst
4 15 (16.30%) Network Engineer
4 15 (16.30%) Security Engineer
4 15 (16.30%) Service Desk Engineer
5 14 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 14 (15.22%) Customer Engineer
5 14 (15.22%) Customer Support Engineer
5 14 (15.22%) Service Desk Support
6 12 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 11 (11.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (11.96%) Administrator
7 11 (11.96%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (11.96%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (10.87%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 10 (10.87%) Help Desk Analyst
8 10 (10.87%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.96%) Clustering
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.52%) EqualLogic
5 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Licensing
5 5 (5.43%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.35%) PKI
6 4 (4.35%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.17%) Physics
9 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.35%) Windows
2 31 (33.70%) Windows Server
3 28 (30.43%) Linux
4 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.61%) Unix
6 7 (7.61%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.43%) CentOS
8 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.26%) Android
9 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Mentoring
2 18 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
2 18 (19.57%) Web Filtering
3 17 (18.48%) Email Filtering
4 11 (11.96%) ITIL
5 10 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.78%) Project Management
7 8 (8.70%) Coaching
7 8 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.52%) Information Security
9 6 (6.52%) Line Management
10 5 (5.43%) Change Control
10 5 (5.43%) DevOps
10 5 (5.43%) High Availability
10 5 (5.43%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.43%) Software Licensing
11 4 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
1 7 (7.61%) Python
1 7 (7.61%) Ruby
2 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.43%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.35%) CISSP
2 4 (4.35%) GCIA
2 4 (4.35%) GCIH
2 4 (4.35%) MCITP
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.17%) CCNA
4 2 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) COBIT
3 2 (2.17%) COSO
System Software
1 28 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.61%) vSphere
5 5 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) WSUS
2 5 (5.43%) Cobbler
2 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.43%) Puppet
3 4 (4.35%) Ansible
3 4 (4.35%) Icinga
3 4 (4.35%) Nagios
4 2 (2.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 41 (44.57%) Cisco
2 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.87%) VMware
3 18 (19.57%) Sophos
4 16 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 13 (14.13%) Juniper
6 10 (10.87%) Fortinet
7 7 (7.61%) Avaya
7 7 (7.61%) CommVault
8 6 (6.52%) Dell
8 6 (6.52%) F5
8 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.43%) Atlassian
9 5 (5.43%) Cognos
9 5 (5.43%) IBM
9 5 (5.43%) NetApp
9 5 (5.43%) RedGate
9 5 (5.43%) Tableau
10 4 (4.35%) Veeam
10 4 (4.35%) WatchGuard
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pamoja education
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 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
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago