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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 70 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 58 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.53% 2.63% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.85% 18.69% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 44
Average salary £44,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
216 198 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.14% 14.05% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 170 177 218
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -4 25 £44,000 +2.32% 3
Oxford -4 21 £41,250 +32.00% 4
Thame - 4 £60,000 -
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £92,500 -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 80 (54.05%) Windows
2 64 (43.24%) VMware
3 56 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 53 (35.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (33.78%) Active Directory
6 48 (32.43%) VPN
6 48 (32.43%) Linux
7 47 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (27.70%) SAN
9 40 (27.03%) Project Management
9 40 (27.03%) Cisco
10 37 (25.00%) Sophos
11 36 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 35 (23.65%) ITIL
13 34 (22.97%) Hyper-V
14 33 (22.30%) Data Centre
15 30 (20.27%) Load Balancing
15 30 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (20.27%) Windows 7
16 29 (19.59%) Information Security
16 29 (19.59%) MS Office
17 26 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
18 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
18 25 (16.89%) iSCSI
18 25 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
19 22 (14.86%) Network Security
19 22 (14.86%) MySQL
19 22 (14.86%) DNS
20 21 (14.19%) WAN
20 21 (14.19%) Wireless

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (4.73%) Apache
3 7 (4.73%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.05%) Lync
5 4 (2.70%) IIS
6 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (19.59%) MS Office
2 6 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.41%) SaaS
4 7 (4.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (32.43%) VPN
2 41 (27.70%) SAN
3 25 (16.89%) iSCSI
4 22 (14.86%) DNS
4 22 (14.86%) Network Security
5 21 (14.19%) WAN
5 21 (14.19%) Wireless
6 19 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (12.84%) TCP/IP
7 17 (11.49%) Internet
8 16 (10.81%) SSL
9 15 (10.14%) LAN
10 11 (7.43%) BGP
10 11 (7.43%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (7.43%) DHCP
10 11 (7.43%) IPsec
11 10 (6.76%) DMZ
11 10 (6.76%) Ethernet
11 10 (6.76%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (6.08%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.86%) MySQL
3 11 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.38%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Redis
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.05%) JIRA
2 6 (4.05%) Mercurial
3 5 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.68%) GCC
5 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Billing
3 3 (2.03%) Back Office
3 3 (2.03%) Legal
3 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.35%) Automotive
4 2 (1.35%) Avionics
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Administrator
2 30 (20.27%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (13.51%) Network Engineer
4 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) IT Support
7 11 (7.43%) Consultant
8 9 (6.08%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) SCADA Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Windows Administrator
8 9 (6.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) Web Services
2 8 (5.41%) HTML
3 6 (4.05%) LAMP
3 6 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) EDI
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.84%) Clustering
3 16 (10.81%) EqualLogic
4 9 (6.08%) SCADA
5 8 (5.41%) Public Cloud
5 8 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (3.38%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.38%) Semantic Web
8 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.70%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.35%) CESG
11 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.68%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.68%) Handset
11 1 (0.68%) Replication
11 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 80 (54.05%) Windows
2 56 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 48 (32.43%) Linux
4 47 (31.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (20.27%) Windows 7
5 30 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.76%) CentOS
8 9 (6.08%) Unix
9 6 (4.05%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.70%) Solaris
11 3 (2.03%) Android
11 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.03%) Debian
11 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.03%) Project Management
2 35 (23.65%) ITIL
3 30 (20.27%) Load Balancing
4 29 (19.59%) Information Security
5 19 (12.84%) DevOps
6 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (9.46%) Service Management
8 13 (8.78%) Capacity Management
8 13 (8.78%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (8.78%) Threat Modelling
9 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.76%) ITSM
9 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.76%) Release Management
10 9 (6.08%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (6.08%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.08%) Network Design
10 9 (6.08%) Security Management
11 8 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.84%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.49%) SQL
3 13 (8.78%) Bash Shell
3 13 (8.78%) Perl
4 10 (6.76%) PHP
5 9 (6.08%) C#
5 9 (6.08%) Java
6 6 (4.05%) Python
6 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.03%) VBA
8 2 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.68%) R
9 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.49%) CCNA
3 16 (10.81%) CISSP
4 15 (10.14%) CCNP
5 11 (7.43%) CCIE
6 9 (6.08%) Degree
7 7 (4.73%) CISM
8 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.03%) MCSE
10 2 (1.35%) GCIA
10 2 (1.35%) GCIH
10 2 (1.35%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.35%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.35%) MCITP
11 1 (0.68%) CCIP
11 1 (0.68%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (4.73%) ISO27002
2 5 (3.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) COBIT
4 1 (0.68%) COSO
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 53 (35.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (33.78%) Active Directory
3 34 (22.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.73%) KVM
5 3 (2.03%) Corosync
5 3 (2.03%) Docker
5 3 (2.03%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (2.03%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.03%) Postfix
5 3 (2.03%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.03%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.03%) vSphere
5 3 (2.03%) XenServer
6 1 (0.68%) NFS
6 1 (0.68%) Samba
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Puppet
1 16 (10.81%) WSUS
2 7 (4.73%) Nagios
2 7 (4.73%) SELinux
3 6 (4.05%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.05%) Rundeck
3 6 (4.05%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.03%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.03%) Legato
6 2 (1.35%) SCCM
6 2 (1.35%) SCOM
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.68%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 64 (43.24%) VMware
2 40 (27.03%) Cisco
3 37 (25.00%) Sophos
4 36 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 19 (12.84%) Dell
5 19 (12.84%) SolarWinds
6 17 (11.49%) Fortinet
7 16 (10.81%) Avaya
8 14 (9.46%) Red Hat
9 11 (7.43%) Veeam
10 10 (6.76%) CommVault
10 10 (6.76%) Oracle
11 9 (6.08%) Juniper
12 8 (5.41%) HP
13 7 (4.73%) Citrix
14 5 (3.38%) Atlassian
14 5 (3.38%) Google
14 5 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (2.70%) CheckPoint
16 3 (2.03%) NetApp
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Perks
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 14 days ago