The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 40 34 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.91% 6.38% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.15% 40.00% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 13
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,250 £59,500
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 Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.19% 15.96% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 55
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Firewall
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Portsmouth region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (70.00%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) VPN
3 13 (43.33%) CCNA
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) DNS
7 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) VoIP
7 9 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (30.00%) Wireless
8 8 (26.67%) LAN
8 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 8 (26.67%) Marketing
8 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (26.67%) Web Filtering
9 7 (23.33%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Juniper
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) CCNP
10 6 (20.00%) DHCP
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) Meraki
10 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
11 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 5 (16.67%) Product Management
11 5 (16.67%) Linux

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) VPN
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (33.33%) DNS
4 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (30.00%) VoIP
4 9 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (30.00%) Wireless
5 8 (26.67%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) DHCP
7 5 (16.67%) Internet
7 5 (16.67%) IPsec
7 5 (16.67%) SSL
8 4 (13.33%) HTTP
8 4 (13.33%) Network Security
8 4 (13.33%) SMTP
9 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (10.00%) FTP
9 3 (10.00%) MPLS
9 3 (10.00%) SSH
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Redis
General
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Chief Technical Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
1 8 (26.67%) Web Filtering
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.67%) Product Management
4 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Threat Management
5 3 (10.00%) BCP
5 3 (10.00%) Email Filtering
5 3 (10.00%) Presales
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CCNA
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (13.33%) MBA
5 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.00%) CCDP
6 3 (10.00%) CCIE
6 3 (10.00%) MCITP
6 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) Firmware
4 1 (3.33%) LXC
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SmoothWall
1 3 (10.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Meraki
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.00%) F5
7 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 3 (10.00%) Google
7 3 (10.00%) IronPort
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (10.00%) Veeam
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) IBM
9 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.33%) SAP
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Portsmouth
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago