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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 1.20% 1.54% 6.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 15.79% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
10 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 5.99% 9.74% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Google
2 12 (85.71%) Google Apps
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 8 (57.14%) IPsec
3 8 (57.14%) VLAN
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) SaaS
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Meraki
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) HP AIS
5 2 (14.29%) HP ASE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Google Apps
2 6 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) IPsec
1 8 (57.14%) VLAN
1 8 (57.14%) VPN
1 8 (57.14%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 12 (85.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) IT Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) IT Support
1 12 (85.71%) IT Support Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) HP AIS
1 2 (14.29%) HP ASE
1 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Meraki
2 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
2 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard