Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 48 50
Rank change year-on-year +24 +2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 95 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 8.30% 6.04% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.85% 20.67% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 83 54 40
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -5.26% +28.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £25,613
90th Percentile £61,000 £56,500 £63,250
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 227 300 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 19.84% 29.24% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 193 265 135
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,100 £27,250 £25,550
90th Percentile £58,500 £60,750 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% -

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 51 (53.68%) WAN
1 51 (53.68%) Cisco
2 44 (46.32%) DNS
2 44 (46.32%) Juniper
3 43 (45.26%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (40.00%) OSPF
4 38 (40.00%) BGP
5 36 (37.89%) LAN
6 35 (36.84%) VPN
7 33 (34.74%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (33.68%) Data Centre
9 30 (31.58%) MPLS
9 30 (31.58%) VMware
10 27 (28.42%) DHCP
10 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
11 26 (27.37%) Load Balancing
11 26 (27.37%) Windows
12 25 (26.32%) CCNP
13 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
13 23 (24.21%) SC Cleared
14 22 (23.16%) Linux
15 21 (22.11%) ITIL
15 21 (22.11%) VLAN
16 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
16 20 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (20.00%) SQL
18 18 (18.95%) Network Design
19 17 (17.89%) Palo Alto
20 16 (16.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 16 (16.84%) JNCIP

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 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) IaaS
3 3 (3.16%) Office 365
4 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (53.68%) WAN
2 44 (46.32%) DNS
3 38 (40.00%) BGP
3 38 (40.00%) OSPF
4 36 (37.89%) LAN
5 35 (36.84%) VPN
6 33 (34.74%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (31.58%) MPLS
8 27 (28.42%) DHCP
9 21 (22.11%) VLAN
10 14 (14.74%) Wireless
11 13 (13.68%) IPsec
11 13 (13.68%) TCP/IP
12 12 (12.63%) DAB
12 12 (12.63%) HTTP
12 12 (12.63%) RIP
12 12 (12.63%) SSL
12 12 (12.63%) VPLS
13 11 (11.58%) SAN
14 6 (6.32%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) WinAutomation
General
1 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.05%) Marketing
2 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Network Engineer
2 22 (23.16%) Consultant
3 17 (17.89%) Architect
4 15 (15.79%) Network Architect
5 14 (14.74%) Network Consultant
6 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Design Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Network Design Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Network Support
10 5 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Juniper Architect
11 4 (4.21%) Juniper Consultant
11 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.68%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.63%) Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) CMDB
5 3 (3.16%) Replication
6 2 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.37%) Windows
2 22 (23.16%) Linux
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) Load Balancing
2 21 (22.11%) ITIL
3 18 (18.95%) Network Design
4 14 (14.74%) Migration
5 12 (12.63%) High Availability
5 12 (12.63%) Task Automation
6 8 (8.42%) Presales
7 7 (7.37%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.32%) Information Security
8 6 (6.32%) Network Management
8 6 (6.32%) Runbook
9 5 (5.26%) Information Governance
9 5 (5.26%) Operations Management
9 5 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.21%) Change Control
10 4 (4.21%) Change Management
10 4 (4.21%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.21%) Time Management
11 3 (3.16%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.79%) Python
3 12 (12.63%) Perl
4 3 (3.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (45.26%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (28.42%) Security Cleared
3 25 (26.32%) CCNP
4 23 (24.21%) SC Cleared
5 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
6 16 (16.84%) JNCIP
7 12 (12.63%) CCNA
8 10 (10.53%) CCDP
9 9 (9.47%) JNCIS
10 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (3.16%) MCSA
11 3 (3.16%) MCSE
12 2 (2.11%) CISA
12 2 (2.11%) CISM
12 2 (2.11%) CISSP
12 2 (2.11%) CWNA
12 2 (2.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.74%) PCI DSS
3 12 (12.63%) HIPAA
4 10 (10.53%) SLA
5 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (2.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.37%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (7.37%) VMware NSX
5 3 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
6 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (12.63%) Terraform
2 4 (4.21%) Ansible
2 4 (4.21%) Puppet
3 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.05%) SCCM
4 1 (1.05%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) Cisco
2 44 (46.32%) Juniper
3 30 (31.58%) VMware
4 17 (17.89%) Palo Alto
5 15 (15.79%) Brocade
5 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.58%) Extreme Networks
7 9 (9.47%) HP
8 8 (8.42%) Veeam
9 5 (5.26%) F5
9 5 (5.26%) Kaspersky
10 3 (3.16%) Apple
10 3 (3.16%) Arista
10 3 (3.16%) Meraki
10 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.11%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.11%) Oracle
12 1 (1.05%) ProCurve