The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 50 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 2.07% 2.68% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.74% 28.57% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £31,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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 Winchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 14 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 9.54% 9.40% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 69
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Law
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Nortel
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Nortel
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas