Period
to 19 November 2018

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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 26 49
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 89 95 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.31% 8.33% 6.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.38% 42.22% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 83 55
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,000 £55,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -5.88%

Firewall is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 365 225 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 21.77% 19.72% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 260 191 265
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,875 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% -2.47% -4.71%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Firewall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 66 (74.16%) Cisco
2 38 (42.70%) Juniper
3 36 (40.45%) WAN
4 29 (32.58%) VMware
4 29 (32.58%) VPN
5 25 (28.09%) LAN
5 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (22.47%) Riverbed
7 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
7 20 (22.47%) ITIL
8 19 (21.35%) CheckPoint
8 19 (21.35%) Fortinet
9 18 (20.22%) F5
9 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
9 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
10 17 (19.10%) Network Security
11 16 (17.98%) Brocade
11 16 (17.98%) Skype
11 16 (17.98%) Palo Alto
11 16 (17.98%) MPLS
12 15 (16.85%) McAfee
12 15 (16.85%) CTI
12 15 (16.85%) Ethernet
12 15 (16.85%) Avaya
12 15 (16.85%) DNS
13 14 (15.73%) Windows
13 14 (15.73%) SAN
14 13 (14.61%) CCNA

Firewall
Co-occurring 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 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) nginx
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Office 365
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.45%) WAN
2 29 (32.58%) VPN
3 25 (28.09%) LAN
4 23 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (19.10%) Network Security
6 16 (17.98%) MPLS
6 16 (17.98%) Skype
7 15 (16.85%) CTI
7 15 (16.85%) DNS
7 15 (16.85%) Ethernet
8 14 (15.73%) SAN
9 13 (14.61%) DAB
9 13 (14.61%) VLAN
10 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
11 9 (10.11%) IPsec
12 8 (8.99%) Wireless
13 6 (6.74%) DHCP
14 5 (5.62%) DWDM
14 5 (5.62%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (4.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) MySQL
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.87%) Back Office
2 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Architect
2 17 (19.10%) Network Architect
3 13 (14.61%) Network Manager
3 13 (14.61%) Presales Solution Architect
3 13 (14.61%) Security Architect
3 13 (14.61%) Security Solutions Architect
3 13 (14.61%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (13.48%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Technical Design Leader
5 8 (8.99%) Technical Leader
6 7 (7.87%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Storage Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Field Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) HP Storage Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Lead Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
1 8 (8.99%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.49%) Debian
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) ITIL
2 13 (14.61%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (14.61%) Presales
3 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (10.11%) Network Design
3 9 (10.11%) Project Management
4 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.99%) Change Management
4 8 (8.99%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (8.99%) Information Security
4 8 (8.99%) Network Virtualisation
5 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (7.87%) ITIL V3
5 7 (7.87%) Service Design
5 7 (7.87%) Time Management
6 6 (6.74%) Change Control
6 6 (6.74%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (6.74%) Network Management
6 6 (6.74%) Project Governance
6 6 (6.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) Java
2 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.61%) CCNA
4 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
5 11 (12.36%) DV Cleared
6 10 (11.24%) CCNP
7 9 (10.11%) CCDP
8 7 (7.87%) HNC
9 5 (5.62%) JNCIS
10 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (4.49%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.25%) Degree
11 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.12%) CCIE
12 1 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.12%) CISSP
12 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.11%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.62%) VMware NSX
5 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.12%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.12%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (74.16%) Cisco
2 38 (42.70%) Juniper
3 29 (32.58%) VMware
4 20 (22.47%) Riverbed
5 19 (21.35%) CheckPoint
5 19 (21.35%) Fortinet
6 18 (20.22%) F5
6 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
7 16 (17.98%) Brocade
7 16 (17.98%) Palo Alto
8 15 (16.85%) Avaya
8 15 (16.85%) McAfee
9 9 (10.11%) HP
10 8 (8.99%) 3PAR
10 8 (8.99%) Genesys
10 8 (8.99%) Verint
11 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle
12 2 (2.25%) Radware
12 2 (2.25%) Veeam