The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 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 Winchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 36 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 2.86% 2.00% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 6.25% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 64 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 14.29% 32.00% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 63 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £41,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Firewall
Hampshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Winchester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) CCNA
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) MCITP
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) HP
7 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
9 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
9 3 (21.43%) Internet
9 3 (21.43%) Apple
9 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
9 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix
9 3 (21.43%) CCA
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (21.43%) LAN
10 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) Network Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Support Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
1 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
1 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) MCSE
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
3 7 (50.00%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (21.43%) CCA
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint