The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 28 46 27
Rank change year-on-year +18 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.36% 3.80% 6.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.20% 15.15% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 18
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £38,275 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,200 £42,900
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 Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 125 132 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 27.06% 25.05% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 111 106 84
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.37% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Firewall
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Firewall in Basingstoke

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 53 (56.99%) Juniper
2 43 (46.24%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (44.09%) Cisco
4 40 (43.01%) DNS
5 39 (41.94%) VPN
6 38 (40.86%) WAN
7 37 (39.78%) LAN
8 33 (35.48%) Palo Alto
9 32 (34.41%) CCNP
9 32 (34.41%) Load Balancing
10 31 (33.33%) VLAN
11 30 (32.26%) CCNA
12 29 (31.18%) OSPF
12 29 (31.18%) BGP
13 26 (27.96%) Linux
14 24 (25.81%) F5
15 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
16 21 (22.58%) Windows
16 21 (22.58%) TCP/IP
16 21 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (21.51%) Network Security
18 18 (19.35%) VMware
18 18 (19.35%) JNCIS
18 18 (19.35%) SC Cleared
18 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
19 17 (18.28%) MPLS
20 16 (17.20%) Migration
21 15 (16.13%) DV Cleared
22 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
22 12 (12.90%) Network Design

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (1.08%) Apache
1 1 (1.08%) IIS
1 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (43.01%) DNS
2 39 (41.94%) VPN
3 38 (40.86%) WAN
4 37 (39.78%) LAN
5 31 (33.33%) VLAN
6 29 (31.18%) BGP
6 29 (31.18%) OSPF
7 21 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (22.58%) TCP/IP
8 20 (21.51%) Network Security
9 17 (18.28%) MPLS
10 10 (10.75%) DHCP
11 9 (9.68%) SNMP
12 8 (8.60%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (8.60%) Junos
12 8 (8.60%) Wireless
12 8 (8.60%) Wireshark
13 6 (6.45%) DAB
13 6 (6.45%) DWDM
13 6 (6.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) MySQL
General
1 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Network Engineer
2 37 (39.78%) Juniper Engineer
3 31 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 30 (32.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 22 (23.66%) Firewall Engineer
6 20 (21.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 20 (21.51%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 20 (21.51%) Administrator
6 20 (21.51%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (12.90%) Support Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Network Support
8 9 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) Design Engineer
9 8 (8.60%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) OAuth
1 1 (1.08%) RESTful
1 1 (1.08%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (4.30%) iPad
3 2 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) e-Health
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) Linux
2 21 (22.58%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) Unix
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) CentOS
6 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.20%) Migration
3 12 (12.90%) Network Design
4 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 8 (8.60%) ITIL
6 7 (7.53%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.53%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (7.53%) Network Management
7 6 (6.45%) SIEM
8 4 (4.30%) Information Security
8 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.23%) Change Management
9 3 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (2.15%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.15%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.15%) Presales
10 2 (2.15%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (2.15%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (2.15%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.08%) C#
3 1 (1.08%) Java
3 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (46.24%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (34.41%) CCNP
3 30 (32.26%) CCNA
4 18 (19.35%) JNCIS
4 18 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 15 (16.13%) DV Cleared
6 11 (11.83%) JNCIA
7 10 (10.75%) Degree
8 6 (6.45%) CCDP
9 3 (3.23%) GCIH
9 3 (3.23%) GIAC
9 3 (3.23%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.15%) CISSP
11 1 (1.08%) CCENT
11 1 (1.08%) CISA
11 1 (1.08%) CISM
11 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.45%) Puppet
2 4 (4.30%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.30%) SCCM
3 2 (2.15%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 53 (56.99%) Juniper
2 41 (44.09%) Cisco
3 33 (35.48%) Palo Alto
4 24 (25.81%) F5
5 18 (19.35%) VMware
6 10 (10.75%) CheckPoint
6 10 (10.75%) Extreme Networks
7 7 (7.53%) Fortinet
8 6 (6.45%) Brocade
8 6 (6.45%) Fujitsu
9 5 (5.38%) Infoblox
10 4 (4.30%) Citrix
11 3 (3.23%) NetScout
11 3 (3.23%) Nokia
11 3 (3.23%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.23%) Splunk
12 2 (2.15%) ArcSight
12 2 (2.15%) LogLogic
12 2 (2.15%) Proofpoint
12 2 (2.15%) Ruckus Wireless
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