The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 33 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 53 66 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.01% 8.44% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.33% 29.33% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 39 44 39
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
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 Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
150 225 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.84% 28.77% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 130 146 172
Median salary £41,500 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Southampton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Southampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 81 (80.20%) Cisco
2 63 (62.38%) WAN
3 55 (54.46%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (52.48%) Network Security
5 44 (43.56%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (43.56%) LAN
6 43 (42.57%) CCNP
7 38 (37.62%) VoIP
8 36 (35.64%) Windows
9 32 (31.68%) Wireless
10 30 (29.70%) CCIE
10 30 (29.70%) F5
11 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
12 24 (23.76%) CCNA
13 23 (22.77%) Cisco Prime
13 23 (22.77%) Project Management
14 22 (21.78%) Network Design
14 22 (21.78%) Telecoms
14 22 (21.78%) VMware
15 21 (20.79%) Active Directory
15 21 (20.79%) Security Cleared
15 21 (20.79%) Data Centre
16 19 (18.81%) Skype
16 19 (18.81%) Riverbed
16 19 (18.81%) MPLS
16 19 (18.81%) Blue Coat
17 18 (17.82%) VPN
17 18 (17.82%) SQL
18 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
18 17 (16.83%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.89%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.98%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (62.38%) WAN
2 53 (52.48%) Network Security
3 44 (43.56%) Cisco ASA
3 44 (43.56%) LAN
4 38 (37.62%) VoIP
5 32 (31.68%) Wireless
6 19 (18.81%) MPLS
6 19 (18.81%) Skype
7 18 (17.82%) VPN
8 17 (16.83%) IP Telephony
9 15 (14.85%) DNS
10 14 (13.86%) DHCP
11 13 (12.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (10.89%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (6.93%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (6.93%) VLAN
14 4 (3.96%) BGP
14 4 (3.96%) OSPF
15 3 (2.97%) Internet
15 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 22 (21.78%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.89%) Finance
3 10 (9.90%) Electronics
4 8 (7.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (52.48%) Network Engineer
2 28 (27.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 26 (25.74%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (24.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 23 (22.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 23 (22.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (16.83%) IT Engineer
7 16 (15.84%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (15.84%) Security Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) Wireless Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Firewall Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) IT Security Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (7.92%) Project Manager
10 8 (7.92%) Senior IT Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) ITIL Manager
11 7 (6.93%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) .NET
1 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.93%) Clustering
3 7 (6.93%) e-Learning
4 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.94%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Windows
2 17 (16.83%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.87%) Linux
3 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.93%) AIX
6 4 (3.96%) Unix
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Project Management
2 22 (21.78%) Network Design
3 14 (13.86%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (12.87%) Fault Management
4 13 (12.87%) Network Architecture
5 10 (9.90%) ITIL
6 9 (8.91%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 9 (8.91%) SIEM
7 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.93%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (6.93%) Time Management
9 6 (5.94%) Change Management
9 6 (5.94%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (4.95%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.95%) Service Management
11 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.97%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (2.97%) Programme Management
12 2 (1.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.82%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.98%) Python
3 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (54.46%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (42.57%) CCNP
3 30 (29.70%) CCIE
4 24 (23.76%) CCNA
5 21 (20.79%) Security Cleared
6 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
7 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (8.91%) Degree
9 8 (7.92%) MCSE
9 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (2.97%) CCDA
10 3 (2.97%) CCDP
11 2 (1.98%) CISSP
11 2 (1.98%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.98%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.98%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.83%) SLA
2 12 (11.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (10.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (20.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.91%) vSphere
4 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.94%) vCloud
5 4 (3.96%) XenApp
5 4 (3.96%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (22.77%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.98%) Munin
2 2 (1.98%) Puppet
3 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 81 (80.20%) Cisco
2 30 (29.70%) F5
3 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
4 22 (21.78%) VMware
5 19 (18.81%) Blue Coat
5 19 (18.81%) Riverbed
6 14 (13.86%) Palo Alto
7 12 (11.88%) CA
7 12 (11.88%) SolarWinds
8 11 (10.89%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (10.89%) Citrix
8 11 (10.89%) HP
8 11 (10.89%) Stonesoft
9 10 (9.90%) CheckPoint
10 8 (7.92%) Oracle
11 7 (6.93%) NetApp
11 7 (6.93%) NICE Systems
11 7 (6.93%) Veritas
12 5 (4.95%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.97%) Juniper
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 26 days ago