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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 74 60 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 41 70 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.76% 3.85% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.81% 28.81% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 36
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,900 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
207 243 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.96% 13.36% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 166 208 279
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -2 18 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Henley-on-Thames -1 6 £29,500 +15.68%
Abingdon -8 5 £34,500 -
Wallingford - 5 £30,000 -
Witney - 2 - -
Burford - 2 £44,261 -
Banbury - 1 £30,000 -
Bicester - 1 £29,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 46 (63.01%) Windows
2 35 (47.95%) Cisco
3 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (36.99%) DNS
4 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
5 23 (31.51%) MS Exchange
5 23 (31.51%) WAN
5 23 (31.51%) VPN
5 23 (31.51%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (30.14%) SAN
7 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
8 20 (27.40%) CCNP
9 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
9 19 (26.03%) LAN
9 19 (26.03%) VMware
10 18 (24.66%) Linux
10 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
11 17 (23.29%) SQL
11 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
12 16 (21.92%) IIS
13 15 (20.55%) Wireless
13 15 (20.55%) iSCSI
14 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
14 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (16.44%) CCNA
15 12 (16.44%) MPLS
15 12 (16.44%) OSPF
15 12 (16.44%) BGP
15 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2007

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (31.51%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.92%) IIS
3 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
4 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.11%) Lync
7 2 (2.74%) nginx
7 2 (2.74%) Apache
8 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Office
2 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) DNS
2 23 (31.51%) WAN
2 23 (31.51%) VPN
3 22 (30.14%) SAN
4 21 (28.77%) TCP/IP
5 19 (26.03%) LAN
6 15 (20.55%) Wireless
6 15 (20.55%) iSCSI
7 12 (16.44%) MPLS
7 12 (16.44%) OSPF
7 12 (16.44%) BGP
8 11 (15.07%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (15.07%) HTTP
9 10 (13.70%) DHCP
9 10 (13.70%) Ethernet
10 9 (12.33%) IPv4
10 9 (12.33%) Network Security
10 9 (12.33%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (12.33%) NAS
11 8 (10.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) Subversion
3 4 (5.48%) Ant
4 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Finance
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Automotive
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Administrator
2 10 (13.70%) Consultant
3 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (12.33%) Network Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Network Architect
4 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) IT Support
6 6 (8.22%) IP Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Design Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Head of IT
8 4 (5.48%) Network Support
8 4 (5.48%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) XML
2 5 (6.85%) LAMP
2 5 (6.85%) Web Services
3 2 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.74%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (2.74%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.74%) .NET
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (1.37%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) EqualLogic
1 6 (8.22%) Biotechnology
1 6 (8.22%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) Open Source
2 5 (6.85%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) CESG
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.37%) Handset
6 1 (1.37%) GIS
6 1 (1.37%) DTV
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.01%) Windows
2 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (24.66%) Linux
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.96%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.96%) Windows 8
6 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.59%) Ubuntu
7 6 (8.22%) Windows Vista
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (4.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.74%) Android
10 2 (2.74%) Debian
11 1 (1.37%) SELinux
11 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.37%) UNIX
11 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) Network Design
2 8 (10.96%) Project Management
3 7 (9.59%) Server Monitoring
3 7 (9.59%) ITIL
4 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.48%) People Management
5 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.11%) Time Management
5 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.74%) Network Management
6 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.74%) Load Testing
6 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.96%) PHP
3 6 (8.22%) VBScript
4 5 (6.85%) C
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (27.40%) CCNP
3 12 (16.44%) CCNA
4 11 (15.07%) Degree
5 9 (12.33%) CCDP
5 9 (12.33%) CCIE
6 6 (8.22%) JNCIE
6 6 (8.22%) CCIP
7 4 (5.48%) CISSP
8 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.11%) MCP
9 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.22%) Terminal Server
5 5 (6.85%) NFS
5 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (6.85%) Postfix
5 5 (6.85%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.74%) Dovecot
6 2 (2.74%) Kamailio
6 2 (2.74%) XenServer
6 2 (2.74%) Xen
7 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SCVMM
1 6 (8.22%) WSUS
2 4 (5.48%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.74%) Puppet
4 2 (2.74%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.74%) Nagios
5 1 (1.37%) SCCM
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 35 (47.95%) Cisco
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.03%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) Avaya
3 8 (10.96%) Juniper
4 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.59%) Dell
4 7 (9.59%) Fortinet
5 6 (8.22%) Redback
5 6 (8.22%) HP
5 6 (8.22%) Citrix
6 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.85%) Apple
6 5 (6.85%) F5
7 4 (5.48%) Brocade
7 4 (5.48%) Sourcefire
7 4 (5.48%) NetApp
8 3 (4.11%) Symantec
9 2 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.74%) Kaspersky
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