Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 28 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 -27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 76 88 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.53% 8.99% 3.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.43% 30.03% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 43
Basingstoke median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £25,525
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +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 188 293 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 16.15% 29.93% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 147 262 161
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +18.42%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,325 £26,573
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 38 (50.00%) Windows
2 35 (46.05%) DNS
3 34 (44.74%) WAN
4 33 (43.42%) Cisco
5 31 (40.79%) VMware
6 30 (39.47%) MPLS
6 30 (39.47%) OSPF
6 30 (39.47%) BGP
7 29 (38.16%) Linux
8 27 (35.53%) DHCP
9 25 (32.89%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
10 22 (28.95%) Security Cleared
10 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
10 22 (28.95%) Data Centre
10 22 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 22 (28.95%) Load Balancing
11 20 (26.32%) Juniper
11 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (26.32%) PCI DSS
12 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 19 (25.00%) Task Automation
12 19 (25.00%) Python
12 19 (25.00%) SQL
12 19 (25.00%) Clustering
13 18 (23.68%) IPsec
13 18 (23.68%) VPLS
13 18 (23.68%) Perl
13 18 (23.68%) HTTP

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 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.26%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.05%) DNS
2 34 (44.74%) WAN
3 30 (39.47%) BGP
3 30 (39.47%) MPLS
3 30 (39.47%) OSPF
4 27 (35.53%) DHCP
5 25 (32.89%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (23.68%) HTTP
6 18 (23.68%) IPsec
6 18 (23.68%) RIP
6 18 (23.68%) SSL
6 18 (23.68%) VPLS
6 18 (23.68%) VPN
7 16 (21.05%) VLAN
8 14 (18.42%) LAN
9 9 (11.84%) DAB
10 8 (10.53%) SAN
11 6 (7.89%) VSAN
11 6 (7.89%) Wireless
12 4 (5.26%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Marketing
2 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Architect
3 13 (17.11%) Consultant
4 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Network Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) VMware Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Design Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) IT Support
7 5 (6.58%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (5.26%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.00%) Windows
2 29 (38.16%) Linux
3 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) CentOS
5 1 (1.32%) Unix
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) Load Balancing
2 19 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 18 (23.68%) High Availability
4 10 (13.16%) Migration
5 9 (11.84%) Presales
6 8 (10.53%) ITIL
7 7 (9.21%) Network Design
8 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) Information Security
9 4 (5.26%) Network Management
10 3 (3.95%) Time Management
11 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.63%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.63%) Server Virtualisation
11 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.32%) B2B
12 1 (1.32%) CRM
12 1 (1.32%) Project Management
12 1 (1.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
2 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 19 (25.00%) Python
2 19 (25.00%) SQL
3 18 (23.68%) Perl
4 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
1 22 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.84%) CCNP
5 5 (6.58%) CCDP
6 4 (5.26%) JNCIP
6 4 (5.26%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.95%) CCNA
8 2 (2.63%) CISA
8 2 (2.63%) CISM
8 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 2 (2.63%) Degree
9 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.32%) MCSA
9 1 (1.32%) MCSE
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (26.32%) PCI DSS
3 18 (23.68%) HIPAA
4 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (2.63%) RMADS
4 2 (2.63%) SLA
5 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.16%) VMware NSX
4 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.89%) vSphere
6 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (23.68%) Terraform
2 6 (7.89%) vCenter Server
3 4 (5.26%) vRealize
4 2 (2.63%) Ansible
4 2 (2.63%) Puppet
4 2 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) SCOM
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Cisco
2 31 (40.79%) VMware
3 20 (26.32%) Juniper
4 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 10 (13.16%) Veeam
6 9 (11.84%) Brocade
6 9 (11.84%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) Fujitsu
7 5 (6.58%) Kaspersky
8 4 (5.26%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix
9 2 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle
10 1 (1.32%) Dell
10 1 (1.32%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.32%) NetApp
10 1 (1.32%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec