Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 312 284 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.62% 4.81% 6.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.35% 26.97% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 254 246 345
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.38% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,875 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,063 1,053 1,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 15.76% 17.85% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 830 858 1,242
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,925 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £59,750
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% +2.35%

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Hampshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Hampshire.

Salary trend for Firewall in Hampshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall in Hampshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Firewall in Hampshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -18 96 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Southampton +20 73 £42,500 +30.77% 5
Portsmouth 0 28 £50,000 +58.73% 13
Farnborough -2 26 £34,125 -2.50% 6
Fareham -2 18 £36,000 +10.77% 2
Waterlooville - 11 £30,500 -
Eastleigh - 8 £27,500 - 3
Winchester 0 7 £58,500 - 4
Fleet -28 5 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Lyndhurst - 5 £21,500 -
Andover -9 3 £21,500 -33.85%
Havant -10 2 £34,000 -22.29%
Aldershot +1 1 £30,000 -50.00%
Bordon - 1 £40,000 -
Romsey - 1 £31,500 -
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 156 (50.00%) Windows
2 108 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 107 (34.29%) VMware
4 97 (31.09%) Cisco
5 86 (27.56%) Windows Server
6 82 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
7 80 (25.64%) Linux
8 79 (25.32%) Microsoft
9 75 (24.04%) Office 365
10 74 (23.72%) Security Cleared
11 71 (22.76%) DNS
12 65 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 64 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 64 (20.51%) WAN
14 60 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
14 60 (19.23%) VPN
14 60 (19.23%) SC Cleared
15 56 (17.95%) LAN
16 52 (16.67%) PowerShell
17 49 (15.71%) DHCP
18 48 (15.38%) CCNA
19 47 (15.06%) Network Security
20 42 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
21 41 (13.14%) vSphere
22 40 (12.82%) Wireless
22 40 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
23 39 (12.50%) Hyper-V
23 39 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
24 38 (12.18%) ITIL
25 37 (11.86%) VLAN

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 23 (7.37%) IIS
1 23 (7.37%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.56%) Apache
6 7 (2.24%) CMS
7 6 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.60%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.28%) Confluence
10 3 (0.96%) JBoss
10 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 60 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 75 (24.04%) Office 365
2 65 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (5.45%) SaaS
5 9 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (2.88%) IaaS
6 5 (1.60%) Firebase
7 2 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.64%) Datadog
7 2 (0.64%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (22.76%) DNS
2 64 (20.51%) WAN
3 60 (19.23%) VPN
4 56 (17.95%) LAN
5 49 (15.71%) DHCP
6 47 (15.06%) Network Security
7 40 (12.82%) Wireless
8 37 (11.86%) VLAN
9 32 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
10 29 (9.29%) VoIP
11 26 (8.33%) BGP
12 25 (8.01%) SAN
13 24 (7.69%) OSPF
14 22 (7.05%) TCP/IP
15 18 (5.77%) IPsec
16 17 (5.45%) NetScaler
17 14 (4.49%) MPLS
17 14 (4.49%) SSL
18 11 (3.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.60%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.64%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (0.64%) MySQL
6 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.56%) Fiddler
3 8 (2.56%) LINQPad
4 2 (0.64%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.64%) JIRA
4 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.32%) Ant
5 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.32%) Gradle
5 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 12 (3.85%) Finance
1 12 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (1.92%) Marketing
3 5 (1.60%) Legal
3 5 (1.60%) Retail
4 2 (0.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.32%) Banking
5 1 (0.32%) Local Government
5 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (16.03%) Support Engineer
2 48 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 39 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 38 (12.18%) Architect
5 37 (11.86%) IT Support
6 31 (9.94%) IT Engineer
7 30 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 30 (9.62%) Analyst
8 28 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (6.09%) Support Analyst
10 18 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (5.77%) Consultant
10 18 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
11 17 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 14 (4.49%) Firewall Engineer
15 13 (4.17%) Security Consultant
16 12 (3.85%) Network Architect
16 12 (3.85%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.17%) Web Services
2 8 (2.56%) LINQ
3 7 (2.24%) .NET
3 7 (2.24%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 6 (1.92%) LDAP
5 4 (1.28%) Middleware
6 2 (0.64%) LAMP
6 2 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.64%) SAP CAF
7 1 (0.32%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.32%) JAXB
7 1 (0.32%) jQuery
7 1 (0.32%) JSF
7 1 (0.32%) REST
7 1 (0.32%) RichFaces
7 1 (0.32%) Spring
7 1 (0.32%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.32%) Spring Security
7 1 (0.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.22%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.09%) Public Cloud
4 16 (5.13%) Replication
5 14 (4.49%) Clustering
6 12 (3.85%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.96%) FMCG
10 3 (0.96%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.96%) NHS
10 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.64%) EPoS
11 2 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.64%) PKI
11 2 (0.64%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 156 (50.00%) Windows
2 86 (27.56%) Windows Server
3 80 (25.64%) Linux
4 42 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (7.05%) Windows 10
7 19 (6.09%) Windows 7
8 18 (5.77%) Unix
9 12 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.53%) Windows 8
11 8 (2.56%) CentOS
11 8 (2.56%) VMS
12 6 (1.92%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.64%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.64%) Solaris
15 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (12.18%) ITIL
3 36 (11.54%) Migration
4 27 (8.65%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (7.69%) Project Management
6 23 (7.37%) Information Security
7 20 (6.41%) DevOps
7 20 (6.41%) Load Balancing
7 20 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (5.45%) Change Management
9 16 (5.13%) SIEM
10 15 (4.81%) High Availability
10 15 (4.81%) Problem Management
11 14 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.49%) SABSA
11 14 (4.49%) Security Architecture
12 13 (4.17%) Business Continuity
13 12 (3.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 35 (11.22%) SQL
3 27 (8.65%) Bash Shell
3 27 (8.65%) Python
4 14 (4.49%) Perl
5 8 (2.56%) C#
5 8 (2.56%) R
6 4 (1.28%) C
7 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.32%) Java
8 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (23.72%) Security Cleared
3 60 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 48 (15.38%) CCNA
5 30 (9.62%) DV Cleared
6 22 (7.05%) CCNP
7 21 (6.73%) CISSP
8 17 (5.45%) CISM
8 17 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (5.13%) Degree
10 15 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (4.49%) MCSE
12 11 (3.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 10 (3.21%) CCDP
14 8 (2.56%) CCIE
14 8 (2.56%) CCSP
15 6 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
15 6 (1.92%) JNCIS
15 6 (1.92%) LPIC
15 6 (1.92%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 21 (6.73%) SLA
4 10 (3.21%) HIPAA
5 9 (2.88%) GDPR
5 9 (2.88%) QA
6 8 (2.56%) Government Security Classifications
7 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.64%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.32%) GPG13
9 1 (0.32%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 108 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 64 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (13.14%) vSphere
4 39 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 23 (7.37%) vCloud
6 22 (7.05%) VMware NSX
7 20 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (6.09%) Docker
9 12 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (2.56%) XenApp
11 7 (2.24%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.64%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.64%) UAG
12 2 (0.64%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 27 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (8.01%) Terraform
3 24 (7.69%) Puppet
4 19 (6.09%) Ansible
5 17 (5.45%) vCenter Server
6 15 (4.81%) Kibana
7 9 (2.88%) Kubernetes
8 8 (2.56%) FortiGate
9 7 (2.24%) logstash
9 7 (2.24%) PowerCLI
9 7 (2.24%) SCCM
9 7 (2.24%) vMotion
9 7 (2.24%) vRealize
10 6 (1.92%) WSUS
11 5 (1.60%) Prometheus
12 4 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.96%) SCOM
13 3 (0.96%) SELinux
Vendors
1 107 (34.29%) VMware
2 97 (31.09%) Cisco
3 79 (25.32%) Microsoft
4 30 (9.62%) Juniper
5 23 (7.37%) Palo Alto
6 19 (6.09%) Veeam
7 18 (5.77%) Oracle
8 16 (5.13%) Ivanti
9 15 (4.81%) CheckPoint
10 14 (4.49%) HP
11 12 (3.85%) Citrix
12 11 (3.53%) F5
13 10 (3.21%) Brocade
13 10 (3.21%) Google
14 9 (2.88%) Red Hat
15 8 (2.56%) BMC
15 8 (2.56%) Dell
15 8 (2.56%) Fortinet
16 7 (2.24%) Fujitsu
17 6 (1.92%) NetApp