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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 48 83 47
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -36
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 76 37 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.07% 2.45% 4.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 16.82% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 59 30 68
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
228 220 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.22% 14.54% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 189 182 218
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +21 39 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Abingdon +15 10 £47,500 - 4
Kidlington +4 8 - -
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 -
Banbury -11 2 £48,500 +29.33% 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 93 (68.38%) VMware
2 81 (59.56%) Windows
3 79 (58.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (57.35%) Linux
5 55 (40.44%) Active Directory
6 46 (33.82%) ITIL
6 46 (33.82%) WAN
7 42 (30.88%) DNS
8 41 (30.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (27.94%) Cisco
10 36 (26.47%) LAN
10 36 (26.47%) Project Management
11 33 (24.26%) TCP/IP
11 33 (24.26%) Data Centre
12 31 (22.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (22.79%) UNIX
13 29 (21.32%) SQL
14 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
14 28 (20.59%) SAN
15 27 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
16 26 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (18.38%) CCNA
17 25 (18.38%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (17.65%) Windows 7
18 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (17.65%) Network Security
18 24 (17.65%) VPN
19 23 (16.91%) Perl
20 21 (15.44%) Service Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (11.03%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.29%) IIS
3 10 (7.35%) Apache
4 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.21%) JBoss
6 3 (2.21%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.47%) Lync
7 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (13.24%) MS Office
2 12 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.38%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.41%) SaaS
3 6 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (33.82%) WAN
2 42 (30.88%) DNS
3 36 (26.47%) LAN
4 33 (24.26%) TCP/IP
5 28 (20.59%) SAN
6 24 (17.65%) VPN
6 24 (17.65%) Network Security
7 17 (12.50%) DHCP
8 16 (11.76%) OSPF
8 16 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (11.03%) BGP
9 15 (11.03%) DMZ
10 14 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (9.56%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (9.56%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (8.82%) iSCSI
12 12 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (8.82%) IPsec
13 11 (8.09%) VLAN
14 9 (6.62%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.97%) MySQL
3 12 (8.82%) Big Data
4 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.74%) GCC
General
1 8 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.15%) Finance
3 5 (3.68%) Games
4 4 (2.94%) Avionics
4 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.21%) Billing
6 2 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (16.91%) Analyst
2 21 (15.44%) Administrator
3 17 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 17 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (10.29%) Desktop Support
6 13 (9.56%) Technical Support
6 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.82%) Server Support
7 12 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (8.09%) Network Engineer
8 11 (8.09%) Consultant
9 9 (6.62%) Architect
9 9 (6.62%) Technical Architect
9 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (5.88%) IT Support
11 7 (5.15%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (4.41%) Support Engineer
12 6 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.68%) Web Services
2 3 (2.21%) J2EE
2 3 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.74%) OpenCV
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.26%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.82%) Semantic Web
3 11 (8.09%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.62%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.15%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.41%) User Experience
6 6 (4.41%) Clustering
7 5 (3.68%) Statistics
8 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (2.21%) SCADA
9 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.47%) Handset
10 2 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.74%) CUDA
11 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.74%) DTV
11 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (59.56%) Windows
2 78 (57.35%) Linux
3 41 (30.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (22.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (22.79%) UNIX
5 24 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 19 (13.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (9.56%) Ubuntu
8 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (8.82%) CentOS
9 11 (8.09%) Solaris
10 9 (6.62%) AIX
10 9 (6.62%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.41%) Debian
12 3 (2.21%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.21%) NetWare
12 3 (2.21%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.47%) SUSE
13 2 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.82%) ITIL
2 36 (26.47%) Project Management
3 21 (15.44%) Service Management
4 20 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 17 (12.50%) Migration
6 16 (11.76%) Change Management
7 15 (11.03%) ITSM
7 15 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.03%) Release Management
8 13 (9.56%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (8.82%) Load Balancing
10 10 (7.35%) Service Delivery
10 10 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (7.35%) Capacity Management
11 9 (6.62%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (6.62%) Resource Management
12 8 (5.88%) Network Design
13 7 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (5.15%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.32%) SQL
2 23 (16.91%) Perl
3 19 (13.97%) Python
4 16 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 14 (10.29%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.35%) C
6 10 (7.35%) Ruby
7 9 (6.62%) PHP
8 7 (5.15%) Tcl
9 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.21%) VB
10 1 (0.74%) VBA
10 1 (0.74%) R
10 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (18.38%) CCNA
4 19 (13.97%) Degree
5 12 (8.82%) MCITP
6 10 (7.35%) MCSE
7 8 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.94%) CCNP
10 3 (2.21%) MCSA
10 3 (2.21%) MCP
11 1 (0.74%) CCIE
11 1 (0.74%) CCIP
11 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (58.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (40.44%) Active Directory
3 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.94%) XenServer
4 4 (2.94%) KVM
5 3 (2.21%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.21%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.74%) vSphere
6 1 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (14.71%) Puppet
2 9 (6.62%) SELinux
3 7 (5.15%) Nagios
4 6 (4.41%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.41%) ZABBIX
4 6 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.94%) WSUS
6 3 (2.21%) SCCM
6 3 (2.21%) SCOM
6 3 (2.21%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.47%) logstash
7 2 (1.47%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.74%) Legato
8 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.74%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.74%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 93 (68.38%) VMware
2 38 (27.94%) Cisco
3 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.71%) Oracle
5 17 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 15 (11.03%) Google
7 13 (9.56%) CheckPoint
7 13 (9.56%) Citrix
7 13 (9.56%) CommVault
8 12 (8.82%) Juniper
9 10 (7.35%) Veeam
10 6 (4.41%) HP
11 5 (3.68%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.68%) F5
12 4 (2.94%) Sophos
12 4 (2.94%) Sage
13 3 (2.21%) Symantec
13 3 (2.21%) Adobe
13 3 (2.21%) SonicWALL
13 3 (2.21%) Intel
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