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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 49 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 65 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.03% 3.36% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.55% 25.87% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 39
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
276 201 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.38% 13.00% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 251 160 185
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Oxford +24 31 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Abingdon -5 11 £35,000 -20.45% 3
Banbury - 8 £37,500 - 1
Bicester - 1 £40,000 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 79 (57.25%) Windows
2 77 (55.80%) Cisco
3 56 (40.58%) Microsoft
4 53 (38.41%) VPN
5 43 (31.16%) VMware
6 41 (29.71%) Degree
7 39 (28.26%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (26.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (26.09%) Sophos
9 36 (26.09%) Windows Server
10 35 (25.36%) DNS
10 35 (25.36%) Active Directory
11 31 (22.46%) WAN
11 31 (22.46%) Hyper-V
11 31 (22.46%) SolarWinds
12 30 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (21.74%) Wireless
13 29 (21.01%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (21.01%) Skype for Business
13 29 (21.01%) F5
14 25 (18.12%) Cisco Wireless
15 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
16 23 (16.67%) DHCP
16 23 (16.67%) Linux
17 22 (15.94%) Juniper
17 22 (15.94%) BGP
17 22 (15.94%) OSPF
17 22 (15.94%) Data Centre
18 20 (14.49%) Office 365
19 19 (13.77%) Forefront TMG

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 29 (21.01%) Skype for Business
2 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.35%) IIS
4 4 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.72%) nginx
6 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (10.14%) MS Office
2 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.01%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (14.49%) Office 365
3 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.45%) IaaS
5 2 (1.45%) PaaS
6 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.41%) VPN
2 39 (28.26%) Cisco ASA
3 35 (25.36%) DNS
4 31 (22.46%) WAN
5 30 (21.74%) Wireless
6 25 (18.12%) Cisco Wireless
7 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
8 23 (16.67%) DHCP
9 22 (15.94%) BGP
9 22 (15.94%) OSPF
10 19 (13.77%) Network Security
11 18 (13.04%) LAN
11 18 (13.04%) VoIP
12 16 (11.59%) IPsec
13 15 (10.87%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (10.87%) SAN
14 14 (10.14%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (10.14%) Cisco ISE
14 14 (10.14%) WAAS
15 13 (9.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.17%) MySQL
4 2 (1.45%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.90%) Bower
2 4 (2.90%) gulp
3 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (5.80%) Finance
1 8 (5.80%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (0.72%) Automotive
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) Analyst
2 27 (19.57%) Network Analyst
3 23 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 23 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 21 (15.22%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.42%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Server Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Windows Server Analyst
7 11 (7.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (7.97%) Engineering Manager
7 11 (7.97%) IT Support
7 11 (7.97%) Network Engineering Manager
7 11 (7.97%) Network Manager
7 11 (7.97%) Technical Trainer
7 11 (7.97%) Trainer
8 10 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) IT Analyst
9 9 (6.52%) Technical Support
10 8 (5.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.59%) Web Services
2 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.90%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.90%) jQuery
3 4 (2.90%) REST
3 4 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.90%) WCF
4 2 (1.45%) LAMP
5 1 (0.72%) CSS
5 1 (0.72%) HTML
5 1 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.97%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.62%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.90%) Clustering
7 3 (2.17%) PKI
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (57.25%) Windows
2 36 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 23 (16.67%) Linux
4 14 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.97%) Mac OS X
5 11 (7.97%) Unix
6 5 (3.62%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) SUSE
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.45%) CentOS
8 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.72%) Android
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) Fedora
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.32%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (11.59%) Data Protection
3 14 (10.14%) ITIL
3 14 (10.14%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (9.42%) Mentoring
5 11 (7.97%) Data Encryption
5 11 (7.97%) High Availability
6 10 (7.25%) Presales
7 9 (6.52%) Change Control
8 8 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.07%) Email Filtering
9 7 (5.07%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (5.07%) Project Management
9 7 (5.07%) Web Filtering
10 6 (4.35%) Coaching
10 6 (4.35%) Computer Security
10 6 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.62%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (3.62%) Critical Success Factor
11 5 (3.62%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.62%) C#
1 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
1 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.45%) PHP
2 2 (1.45%) SQL
3 1 (0.72%) C
3 1 (0.72%) Python
3 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (29.71%) Degree
2 30 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (13.04%) CCNA
4 17 (12.32%) CompTIA Security+
4 17 (12.32%) Security+ Certification
5 16 (11.59%) CEH
6 12 (8.70%) CCNP
7 11 (7.97%) CCIE
8 8 (5.80%) Security Cleared
9 7 (5.07%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.90%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.72%) CISSP
13 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.72%) MCITP
13 1 (0.72%) MCSA
13 1 (0.72%) MCSE
13 1 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) SLA
2 5 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (26.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (25.36%) Active Directory
3 31 (22.46%) Hyper-V
4 19 (13.77%) Forefront TMG
5 17 (12.32%) Xen
6 8 (5.80%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.72%) KVM
7 1 (0.72%) NFS
7 1 (0.72%) Postfix
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) Nagios
1 15 (10.87%) SCOM
2 4 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.90%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.90%) SCCM
2 4 (2.90%) SmoothWall
3 3 (2.17%) Ansible
3 3 (2.17%) CSIRT
4 2 (1.45%) Icinga
4 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.45%) Puppet
5 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 77 (55.80%) Cisco
2 56 (40.58%) Microsoft
3 43 (31.16%) VMware
4 36 (26.09%) Sophos
5 31 (22.46%) SolarWinds
6 29 (21.01%) F5
7 22 (15.94%) Juniper
8 16 (11.59%) CheckPoint
9 14 (10.14%) Forcepoint
10 12 (8.70%) Palo Alto
10 12 (8.70%) WatchGuard
11 11 (7.97%) Avaya
11 11 (7.97%) Blue Coat
11 11 (7.97%) Polycom
12 6 (4.35%) Citrix
13 5 (3.62%) HP
13 5 (3.62%) Red Hat
14 4 (2.90%) 3PAR
14 4 (2.90%) Intel Security
14 4 (2.90%) Rackspace
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