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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 63 74 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.74% 8.41% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.95% 31.90% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 37
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £17,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,150 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
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
166 232 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.39% 26.36% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 147 154 183
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 5 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Southampton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 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 60 (59.41%) WAN
3 55 (54.46%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (51.49%) Network Security
5 46 (45.54%) Cisco ASA
6 42 (41.58%) CCNP
7 40 (39.60%) LAN
8 36 (35.64%) VoIP
8 36 (35.64%) Windows
9 31 (30.69%) CCIE
9 31 (30.69%) Wireless
10 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
11 29 (28.71%) F5
12 25 (24.75%) VMware
13 23 (22.77%) Network Design
14 22 (21.78%) Telecoms
14 22 (21.78%) CCNA
14 22 (21.78%) Project Management
15 21 (20.79%) Security Cleared
16 20 (19.80%) Riverbed
16 20 (19.80%) Skype
16 20 (19.80%) MPLS
16 20 (19.80%) Blue Coat
17 19 (18.81%) Active Directory
17 19 (18.81%) Data Centre
18 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
19 17 (16.83%) SLA
19 17 (16.83%) SQL
19 17 (16.83%) IP Telephony
20 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared

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 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (11.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.91%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.98%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (59.41%) WAN
2 52 (51.49%) Network Security
3 46 (45.54%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (39.60%) LAN
5 36 (35.64%) VoIP
6 31 (30.69%) Wireless
7 20 (19.80%) MPLS
7 20 (19.80%) Skype
8 17 (16.83%) IP Telephony
9 15 (14.85%) VPN
10 14 (13.86%) DNS
11 13 (12.87%) DHCP
12 11 (10.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (10.89%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (6.93%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (6.93%) VLAN
14 3 (2.97%) Internet
14 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (1.98%) NAS
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 10 (9.90%) Electronics
2 10 (9.90%) Finance
3 9 (8.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (50.50%) 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 15 (14.85%) IT Engineer
7 14 (13.86%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (13.86%) Security Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) Wireless Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 10 (9.90%) Consultant
10 9 (8.91%) Firewall Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) Senior IT Engineer
12 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 7 (6.93%) IT Security Engineer
12 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
12 7 (6.93%) Technical Consultant
12 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 19 (18.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.93%) e-Learning
3 7 (6.93%) Private Cloud
4 6 (5.94%) Clustering
4 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Windows
2 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.87%) Linux
3 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.94%) AIX
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Network Design
2 22 (21.78%) Project Management
3 13 (12.87%) Fault Management
4 12 (11.88%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (10.89%) Network Architecture
6 10 (9.90%) ITIL
7 9 (8.91%) SIEM
8 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.93%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (6.93%) Service Management
9 7 (6.93%) Time Management
10 6 (5.94%) Change Management
10 6 (5.94%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Load Balancing
12 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.97%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (2.97%) Presales
12 3 (2.97%) Programme Management
13 2 (1.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.83%) 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 42 (41.58%) CCNP
3 31 (30.69%) CCIE
4 22 (21.78%) CCNA
5 21 (20.79%) Security Cleared
6 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
7 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (10.89%) MCSE
9 9 (8.91%) Degree
10 7 (6.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (2.97%) CCDA
11 3 (2.97%) CCDP
12 2 (1.98%) CISSP
12 2 (1.98%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.98%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.98%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.83%) SLA
2 12 (11.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (8.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (18.81%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.87%) vSphere
4 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.93%) vCloud
5 6 (5.94%) XenApp
5 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (10.89%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.98%) Munin
3 2 (1.98%) Puppet
4 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 81 (80.20%) Cisco
2 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (28.71%) F5
4 25 (24.75%) VMware
5 20 (19.80%) Blue Coat
5 20 (19.80%) Riverbed
6 14 (13.86%) HP
6 14 (13.86%) Palo Alto
7 12 (11.88%) Citrix
7 12 (11.88%) SolarWinds
8 10 (9.90%) CA
9 9 (8.91%) Barracuda Networks
9 9 (8.91%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.91%) Stonesoft
10 8 (7.92%) NetApp
11 7 (6.93%) 3PAR
11 7 (6.93%) NICE Systems
11 7 (6.93%) Oracle
12 6 (5.94%) Veritas
13 3 (2.97%) SAP
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