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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 50 94 49
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -45
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 71 37 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.79% 1.98% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.95% 15.95% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 66 35 66
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,050 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
254 232 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.14% 12.42% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 202 202 314
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +23 32 £46,034 +31.52% 7
Abingdon +15 13 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Banbury +1 4 £50,000 +50.37%
Henley-on-Thames +5 3 £41,000 +5.80%
Witney - 3 £32,500 - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 67 (65.69%) Windows
2 54 (52.94%) VMware
3 51 (50.00%) Linux
4 45 (44.12%) WAN
5 43 (42.16%) Cisco
6 42 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (31.37%) SAN
10 30 (29.41%) Project Management
11 29 (28.43%) ITIL
11 29 (28.43%) Network Security
12 27 (26.47%) Active Directory
13 26 (25.49%) Juniper
14 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
14 25 (24.51%) Technical Architecture
15 24 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
17 22 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 21 (20.59%) Load Balancing
18 21 (20.59%) Veeam
18 21 (20.59%) CommVault
19 17 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (16.67%) LAN
19 17 (16.67%) Public Cloud
20 16 (15.69%) MS Exchange
20 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
20 16 (15.69%) Internet
21 15 (14.71%) IIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.71%) IIS
3 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.94%) Apache
8 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (44.12%) WAN
2 32 (31.37%) SAN
3 29 (28.43%) Network Security
4 17 (16.67%) LAN
5 16 (15.69%) Internet
6 15 (14.71%) DNS
7 12 (11.76%) SMTP
7 12 (11.76%) OSPF
7 12 (11.76%) BGP
8 11 (10.78%) IP Telephony
8 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
8 11 (10.78%) VPN
9 10 (9.80%) MPLS
10 9 (8.82%) VoIP
11 8 (7.84%) DHCP
12 7 (6.86%) Wireless
12 7 (6.86%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (5.88%) IPsec
14 5 (4.90%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (4.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.90%) German Language
3 4 (3.92%) French Language
4 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Automotive
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Architect
2 15 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (14.71%) Administrator
3 14 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Technical Architect
5 11 (10.78%) Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Consultant
6 9 (8.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 8 (7.84%) Systems Architect
8 7 (6.86%) Windows Administrator
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (6.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) EDI
2 1 (0.98%) HTML
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) COM
2 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 7 (6.86%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.92%) Statistics
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) SCADA
6 1 (0.98%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.98%) DTV
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (65.69%) Windows
2 51 (50.00%) Linux
3 42 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (14.71%) UNIX
6 13 (12.75%) Windows 7
7 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (8.82%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (6.86%) CentOS
10 4 (3.92%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.94%) Debian
11 3 (2.94%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.96%) NetWare
12 2 (1.96%) AIX
12 2 (1.96%) Solaris
12 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) Project Management
2 29 (28.43%) ITIL
3 25 (24.51%) Technical Architecture
4 21 (20.59%) Load Balancing
5 14 (13.73%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.76%) Network Design
7 10 (9.80%) Change Management
7 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (8.82%) Migration
9 8 (7.84%) Service Management
10 7 (6.86%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.88%) TOGAF
11 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.90%) Computer Security
13 4 (3.92%) Business Continuity
13 4 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (2.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) Perl
2 14 (13.73%) SQL
3 13 (12.75%) PowerShell
3 13 (12.75%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.86%) Python
5 6 (5.88%) C
6 4 (3.92%) VBScript
6 4 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (1.96%) VB
7 2 (1.96%) Tcl
7 2 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (13.73%) CCNA
4 10 (9.80%) Degree
5 9 (8.82%) MCSE
6 7 (6.86%) CCNP
7 5 (4.90%) MCP
7 5 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.90%) MCITP
8 4 (3.92%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.96%) MCSA
10 1 (0.98%) CCIE
10 1 (0.98%) CCIP
10 1 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 39 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (26.47%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.94%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.98%) XenApp
5 1 (0.98%) XenServer
5 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Puppet
2 5 (4.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (4.90%) Legato
2 5 (4.90%) Nagios
2 5 (4.90%) Icinga
3 4 (3.92%) Cacti
4 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.94%) SELinux
5 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.96%) WSUS
6 1 (0.98%) DameWare
6 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 54 (52.94%) VMware
2 43 (42.16%) Cisco
3 26 (25.49%) Juniper
4 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
5 21 (20.59%) CommVault
5 21 (20.59%) Veeam
6 12 (11.76%) Dell
7 10 (9.80%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.86%) Oracle
8 7 (6.86%) Avaya
9 5 (4.90%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.90%) HP
10 4 (3.92%) Citrix
10 4 (3.92%) F5
11 3 (2.94%) Google
12 2 (1.96%) Symantec
12 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.98%) Apple
13 1 (0.98%) Sophos
13 1 (0.98%) Draytek
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 14 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Oxford Brookes University
Salary: £43,325, rising annually to £48,743 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Oxford Brookes University
Salary: £33,242, rising annually to £36,309 per year
Posted: 22 days ago