The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Essex / Basildon
Rank 4 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon 21.74% 2.82% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 83.33% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £60,000 £32,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.04% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basildon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 26.09% 14.08% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Median salary £60,000 £25,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +135.29% +18.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Basildon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Basildon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Basildon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Basildon over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basildon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) GPRS
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) PPP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) DSL
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (50.00%) DSL
1 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (50.00%) Frame Relay
1 3 (50.00%) GPRS
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) PPP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Check Point Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec