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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 83 67 87
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.46% 3.15% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.32% 20.59% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 35
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average 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
191 238 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.45% 15.32% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 169 214 321
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Abingdon +7 20 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Oxford -13 9 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Banbury +3 3 £37,000 -19.56% 1
Bicester -6 1 £22,500 -62.50%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 57 (74.03%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (49.35%) Cisco
4 29 (37.66%) SAN
4 29 (37.66%) VMware
5 28 (36.36%) DNS
5 28 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 27 (35.06%) Active Directory
6 27 (35.06%) Linux
7 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (31.17%) WAN
9 21 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
11 18 (23.38%) Juniper
11 18 (23.38%) Network Design
12 17 (22.08%) Project Management
12 17 (22.08%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (20.78%) SMTP
13 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
13 16 (20.78%) IIS
13 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (19.48%) Windows 7
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.48%) VPN
14 15 (19.48%) Dell
15 14 (18.18%) CCNP
15 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 14 (18.18%) Network Security
16 13 (16.88%) Kalman Filter

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.78%) IIS
2 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
2 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.90%) Lync
7 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Office
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.66%) SAN
2 28 (36.36%) DNS
3 24 (31.17%) WAN
4 16 (20.78%) SMTP
5 15 (19.48%) VPN
6 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (18.18%) Network Security
7 13 (16.88%) Wireless
7 13 (16.88%) OSPF
7 13 (16.88%) BGP
8 12 (15.58%) iSCSI
9 10 (12.99%) IP Telephony
9 10 (12.99%) Internet
9 10 (12.99%) MPLS
10 9 (11.69%) Ethernet
10 9 (11.69%) HTTP
10 9 (11.69%) LAN
10 9 (11.69%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (10.39%) VoIP
11 8 (10.39%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Subversion
1 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Ant
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) German Language
3 4 (5.19%) French Language
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Administrator
2 16 (20.78%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (12.99%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Consultant
3 10 (12.99%) Support Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 7 (9.09%) IT Support
5 6 (7.79%) IP Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Network Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Design Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Development Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) Web Services
2 5 (6.49%) XML
2 5 (6.49%) LAMP
3 1 (1.30%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) EqualLogic
2 7 (9.09%) Clustering
3 5 (6.49%) Open Source
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.90%) CESG
5 3 (3.90%) Biotechnology
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.30%) Handset
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) DTV
7 1 (1.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (74.03%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (35.06%) Linux
4 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (19.48%) Windows 7
6 12 (15.58%) Ubuntu
7 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Vista
8 6 (7.79%) UNIX
9 5 (6.49%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Network Design
2 17 (22.08%) Project Management
3 13 (16.88%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.39%) ITIL
7 6 (7.79%) Migration
8 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.49%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.90%) Computer Security
10 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.60%) Analytics
11 2 (2.60%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.60%) Service Management
11 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) VBScript
2 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.30%) C
4 1 (1.30%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
4 1 (1.30%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) Python
4 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.18%) CCNP
3 11 (14.29%) Degree
4 9 (11.69%) CCIE
4 9 (11.69%) CCDP
5 7 (9.09%) CCNA
6 6 (7.79%) CCIP
6 6 (7.79%) JNCIE
6 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.49%) MCP
8 3 (3.90%) CISSP
9 2 (2.60%) MCSE
9 2 (2.60%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 27 (35.06%) Active Directory
3 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.79%) Terminal Server
5 5 (6.49%) NFS
5 5 (6.49%) Postfix
5 5 (6.49%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.30%) XenApp
7 1 (1.30%) XenServer
7 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.30%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.30%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Nagios
1 6 (7.79%) SCVMM
2 5 (6.49%) Legato
2 5 (6.49%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (6.49%) FortiGate
2 5 (6.49%) Icinga
3 4 (5.19%) Cacti
4 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.90%) WSUS
5 1 (1.30%) DameWare
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.30%) SELinux
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Cisco
2 29 (37.66%) VMware
3 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
4 18 (23.38%) Juniper
5 15 (19.48%) Dell
6 11 (14.29%) Avaya
7 10 (12.99%) Veeam
7 10 (12.99%) CommVault
8 6 (7.79%) Redback
9 5 (6.49%) Apple
9 5 (6.49%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
10 4 (5.19%) Citrix
11 3 (3.90%) HP
11 3 (3.90%) Symantec
11 3 (3.90%) Sourcefire
11 3 (3.90%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.60%) Draytek
12 2 (2.60%) Kaspersky
13 1 (1.30%) Altiris
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Oxford Asset Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
OxFORD Asset Management
Salary: Competitive salary alongside flexible benefits package.
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago