Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 42 27
Rank change year-on-year -19 -15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 66 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.44% 6.42% 8.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.54% 39.58% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 69
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,325 £59,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -11.76% -

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 269 192 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 18.10% 16.22% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 202 147 263
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,350 £30,050
90th Percentile £72,425 £62,500 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% -7.06% +2.41%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 44 (66.67%) Cisco
2 27 (40.91%) Juniper
3 22 (33.33%) WAN
4 20 (30.30%) VPN
4 20 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
6 18 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 17 (25.76%) Windows
8 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (21.21%) CheckPoint
10 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
10 13 (19.70%) Brocade
11 12 (18.18%) VMware
11 12 (18.18%) MPLS
11 12 (18.18%) DNS
11 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 12 (18.18%) Riverbed
12 11 (16.67%) Skype
12 11 (16.67%) LAN
12 11 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 11 (16.67%) McAfee
12 11 (16.67%) Avaya
12 11 (16.67%) CTI
13 10 (15.15%) Change Management
13 10 (15.15%) IPsec
13 10 (15.15%) VLAN
13 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.15%) Project Management
13 10 (15.15%) DAB
13 10 (15.15%) Windows Server

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 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) nginx
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.52%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) WAN
2 20 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (30.30%) VPN
3 12 (18.18%) DNS
3 12 (18.18%) MPLS
4 11 (16.67%) CTI
4 11 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 11 (16.67%) LAN
4 11 (16.67%) Skype
5 10 (15.15%) DAB
5 10 (15.15%) IPsec
5 10 (15.15%) VLAN
6 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 8 (12.12%) SAN
8 6 (9.09%) Network Security
8 6 (9.09%) Wireless
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (4.55%) DSL
11 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.03%) Data Lake
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
1 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (12.12%) Back Office
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Architect
2 15 (22.73%) Network Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Implementation Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Lead Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Security Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.61%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) VMS
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) Debian
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (15.15%) Change Management
1 10 (15.15%) Project Management
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Time Management
3 7 (10.61%) Change Control
3 7 (10.61%) Creative Thinking
3 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (10.61%) Project Governance
3 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
3 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
4 6 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (9.09%) Information Security
4 6 (9.09%) Validation
5 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.06%) Network Architecture
5 4 (6.06%) Network Design
5 4 (6.06%) Network Management
5 4 (6.06%) Presales
5 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.12%) CCNA
4 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.09%) CCDP
5 6 (9.09%) CCNP
6 4 (6.06%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.55%) HNC
8 2 (3.03%) Degree
8 2 (3.03%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.03%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.03%) Puppet
3 2 (3.03%) Terraform
4 1 (1.52%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (66.67%) Cisco
2 27 (40.91%) Juniper
3 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 13 (19.70%) Brocade
6 12 (18.18%) Riverbed
6 12 (18.18%) VMware
7 11 (16.67%) Avaya
7 11 (16.67%) McAfee
8 9 (13.64%) F5
9 8 (12.12%) Palo Alto
10 7 (10.61%) Fortinet
11 5 (7.58%) Oracle
11 5 (7.58%) SolarWinds
12 4 (6.06%) 3PAR
12 4 (6.06%) HP
12 4 (6.06%) SAP
12 4 (6.06%) Veeam
13 3 (4.55%) Genesys
13 3 (4.55%) Verint