The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.75% 2.18% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 20.45% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 9
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £50,089 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
Hampshire

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
55 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.37% 10.65% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 40
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (42.42%) CCNA
3 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 12 (36.36%) VoIP
4 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 11 (33.33%) Windows
6 10 (30.30%) LAN
6 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
7 9 (27.27%) McAfee
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) CCNP
8 8 (24.24%) HP
9 7 (21.21%) Juniper
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) Wireless
9 7 (21.21%) Blue Coat
9 7 (21.21%) Fortinet
9 7 (21.21%) F5
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (15.15%) SAN
11 5 (15.15%) UNIX
11 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) VoIP
1 12 (36.36%) WAN
2 10 (30.30%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) Wireless
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (15.15%) SAN
5 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.12%) VPN
7 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 3 (9.09%) MPLS
7 3 (9.09%) Internet
7 3 (9.09%) SSL
7 3 (9.09%) VLAN
8 2 (6.06%) ADSL2+
8 2 (6.06%) DHCP
8 2 (6.06%) BGP-4
8 2 (6.06%) SS7
8 2 (6.06%) Telnet
8 2 (6.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Network Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) UNIX
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) B2B
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Ada
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNA
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) CCNP
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.12%) CEH
5 4 (12.12%) CISSP
6 3 (9.09%) CCIE
7 2 (6.06%) GCIA
7 2 (6.06%) GCIH
7 2 (6.06%) Degree
7 2 (6.06%) MCSE
7 2 (6.06%) MCSA
7 2 (6.06%) CCDP
7 2 (6.06%) GPEN
8 1 (3.03%) MCP
8 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.12%) ISA Server
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nessus
1 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
3 9 (27.27%) McAfee
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) HP
5 7 (21.21%) Juniper
5 7 (21.21%) Blue Coat
5 7 (21.21%) Fortinet
5 7 (21.21%) F5
6 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Mitel
6 4 (12.12%) Aruba
6 4 (12.12%) ProCurve
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
7 2 (6.06%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.06%) Splunk
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Websense
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
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