Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 19 53
Rank change year-on-year -26 +34 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 98 104 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.69% 9.20% 5.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.22% 39.85% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 87 91 44
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £31,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £59,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -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 360 261 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 20.89% 23.08% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 260 218 208
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -0.62% -5.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,875 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 61 (62.24%) Cisco
2 43 (43.88%) VMware
3 34 (34.69%) WAN
4 32 (32.65%) Juniper
5 29 (29.59%) Active Directory
5 29 (29.59%) VPN
5 29 (29.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (27.55%) ITIL
7 24 (24.49%) LAN
8 23 (23.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (22.45%) Fortinet
10 21 (21.43%) Office 365
11 20 (20.41%) Windows
12 19 (19.39%) DNS
12 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
12 19 (19.39%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (18.37%) Network Security
13 18 (18.37%) Riverbed
13 18 (18.37%) F5
14 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (16.33%) SC Cleared
15 16 (16.33%) Presales
15 16 (16.33%) Palo Alto
16 15 (15.31%) VLAN
17 14 (14.29%) Brocade
17 14 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
17 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
18 13 (13.27%) SAN

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 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) Office 365
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.02%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.69%) WAN
2 29 (29.59%) VPN
3 24 (24.49%) LAN
4 19 (19.39%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (19.39%) DNS
5 18 (18.37%) Network Security
6 15 (15.31%) VLAN
7 13 (13.27%) SAN
7 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
8 12 (12.24%) MPLS
8 12 (12.24%) Skype
9 11 (11.22%) CTI
9 11 (11.22%) DAB
9 11 (11.22%) DHCP
9 11 (11.22%) Ethernet
10 6 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (4.08%) DWDM
12 4 (4.08%) IPsec
12 4 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (3.06%) Back Office
2 1 (1.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Architect
2 14 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (13.27%) Presales Solution Architect
3 13 (13.27%) Security Architect
3 13 (13.27%) Security Solutions Architect
4 12 (12.24%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 12 (12.24%) Network Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Network Manager
5 9 (9.18%) Storage Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Technical Design Leader
6 8 (8.16%) Technical Leader
7 7 (7.14%) Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Field Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.02%) LAMP
1 1 (1.02%) LDAP
1 1 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.02%) Middleware
1 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) FMCG
4 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.02%) Life Science
5 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Windows
2 11 (11.22%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.20%) Linux
4 9 (9.18%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.08%) Debian
7 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.02%) CentOS
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) ITIL
2 23 (23.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (16.33%) Presales
4 11 (11.22%) Project Management
5 10 (10.20%) Network Design
6 9 (9.18%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) Network Virtualisation
8 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.14%) Information Security
8 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 7 (7.14%) ITIL V3
8 7 (7.14%) Service Design
9 5 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.08%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (4.08%) Network Management
11 3 (3.06%) Asset Management
11 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.02%) Python
2 1 (1.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (16.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (12.24%) CCNA
5 9 (9.18%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.14%) HNC
7 6 (6.12%) CCNP
7 6 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.08%) CCDP
8 4 (4.08%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.02%) CCIE
10 1 (1.02%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.02%) CISSP
10 1 (1.02%) Degree
10 1 (1.02%) MCP
10 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.02%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (29.59%) Active Directory
1 29 (29.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (8.16%) VMware NSX
4 5 (5.10%) vSphere
5 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.02%) Docker
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.06%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (3.06%) vRealize
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.02%) Kibana
3 1 (1.02%) logstash
3 1 (1.02%) Observium
3 1 (1.02%) Packer
3 1 (1.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (62.24%) Cisco
2 43 (43.88%) VMware
3 32 (32.65%) Juniper
4 22 (22.45%) Fortinet
5 18 (18.37%) F5
5 18 (18.37%) Riverbed
6 16 (16.33%) Palo Alto
7 14 (14.29%) Brocade
7 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 13 (13.27%) CheckPoint
9 11 (11.22%) Avaya
9 11 (11.22%) McAfee
10 10 (10.20%) 3PAR
10 10 (10.20%) HP
10 10 (10.20%) Veeam
11 8 (8.16%) Genesys
11 8 (8.16%) Verint
12 3 (3.06%) Fujitsu
13 2 (2.04%) NetApp
13 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds