The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 39 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.10% 1.23% 6.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.33% 8.70% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,089 £31,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.23% 14.11% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 60 22 30
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Hampshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
3 16 (41.03%) VPN
4 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) Linux
4 14 (35.90%) .NET
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco
6 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 10 (25.64%) IIS
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
7 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 9 (23.08%) Endeca
8 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
10 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
10 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
10 7 (17.95%) MCSE
10 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (15.38%) ITIL
11 6 (15.38%) FreeBSD
11 6 (15.38%) MSMQ
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) CCNP
11 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (25.64%) IIS
2 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 1000
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) VPN
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) Network Security
3 5 (12.82%) SAN
3 5 (12.82%) DNS
4 4 (10.26%) Wireless
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) VoIP
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.13%) VLAN
6 2 (5.13%) DMZ
6 2 (5.13%) BGP
6 2 (5.13%) X.400
6 2 (5.13%) IPsec
6 2 (5.13%) SMTP
6 2 (5.13%) FTP
6 2 (5.13%) HTTP
6 2 (5.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (5.13%) Military
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Administrator
1 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) IT Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) IT Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Support Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.38%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) CESG
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) AVVID
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) FreeBSD
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.56%) UNIX
8 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) DoDAF
3 2 (5.13%) MODAF
3 2 (5.13%) SysML
3 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) SSADM
3 2 (5.13%) UML
3 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.13%) QMS
3 2 (5.13%) ArchiMate
4 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.56%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.56%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.56%) BCP
4 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) MCSE
4 6 (15.38%) CCNP
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) MCITP
6 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (10.26%) CCA
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (5.13%) MCSA
8 2 (5.13%) CISSP
8 2 (5.13%) RHCE
9 1 (2.56%) CCNA
9 1 (2.56%) CCIE
9 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 10 (25.64%) Oracle
5 9 (23.08%) Endeca
6 6 (15.38%) Sage
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
8 4 (10.26%) HP
9 2 (5.13%) Brocade
9 2 (5.13%) Mitel
9 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.56%) Aruba
10 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.56%) Remedy
10 1 (2.56%) McAfee
10 1 (2.56%) Symantec
10 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.56%) BMC
10 1 (2.56%) Nokia
10 1 (2.56%) Lotus
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