Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 50 44
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 308 341 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.65% 5.48% 5.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.65% 31.84% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 257 307 311
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,550 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 1,114 1,071 1,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.82% 17.22% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 836 880 1,226
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -3.66% -2.38%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -25 93 £53,000 +32.50% 12
Southampton +4 52 £36,500 +13.62% 7
Farnborough +8 49 £38,750 -3.13% 10
Portsmouth -9 28 £46,250 +38.06% 4
Fareham -4 9 £44,000 +31.34% 3
Eastleigh -9 9 £37,500 +41.51% 2
Fleet -14 8 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Aldershot - 8 £37,500 -
Winchester -4 5 - - 2
Alton - 2 £38,500 -
Romsey - 2 £31,500 -
Petersfield +13 1 £39,000 +36.84%
Waterlooville -5 1 £22,500 -26.23%
Havant -9 1 £32,500 -27.78%
Firewall
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 158 (51.30%) Cisco
2 139 (45.13%) Windows
3 132 (42.86%) VMware
4 112 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 97 (31.49%) WAN
6 92 (29.87%) LAN
7 89 (28.90%) Linux
8 88 (28.57%) VPN
9 82 (26.62%) Microsoft
10 73 (23.70%) Cisco Certification
11 72 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (23.05%) Juniper
13 70 (22.73%) ITIL
14 61 (19.81%) Windows Server
15 60 (19.48%) Cisco ASA
16 58 (18.83%) Security Cleared
17 53 (17.21%) Wireless
18 49 (15.91%) DNS
19 46 (14.94%) CCNA
19 46 (14.94%) SC Cleared
19 46 (14.94%) Network Security
20 44 (14.29%) Office 365
20 44 (14.29%) Palo Alto
21 40 (12.99%) F5
21 40 (12.99%) VLAN
22 39 (12.66%) Microsoft Office
22 39 (12.66%) MS Exchange
23 38 (12.34%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
24 37 (12.01%) SAN

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 39 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.19%) IIS
3 11 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.30%) Apache
5 4 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.30%) JBoss
5 4 (1.30%) nginx
6 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (12.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 44 (14.29%) Office 365
2 38 (12.34%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (12.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (4.87%) PaaS
5 5 (1.62%) IaaS
6 4 (1.30%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) G Suite
8 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (31.49%) WAN
2 92 (29.87%) LAN
3 88 (28.57%) VPN
4 60 (19.48%) Cisco ASA
5 53 (17.21%) Wireless
6 49 (15.91%) DNS
7 46 (14.94%) Network Security
8 40 (12.99%) VLAN
9 37 (12.01%) SAN
9 37 (12.01%) TCP/IP
10 32 (10.39%) VoIP
11 25 (8.12%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (6.82%) BGP
13 20 (6.49%) DHCP
13 20 (6.49%) MPLS
14 17 (5.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (5.19%) IPsec
15 16 (5.19%) OSPF
15 16 (5.19%) Skype
15 16 (5.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.27%) MySQL
3 5 (1.62%) Big Data
3 5 (1.62%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.95%) JIRA
3 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.82%) Finance
3 11 (3.57%) Retail
4 6 (1.95%) Back Office
4 6 (1.95%) Banking
5 4 (1.30%) Marketing
6 2 (0.65%) Advertising
6 2 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (15.26%) Architect
2 39 (12.66%) Network Engineer
3 29 (9.42%) Support Engineer
4 25 (8.12%) Administrator
5 21 (6.82%) Network Architect
6 20 (6.49%) IT Engineer
6 20 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (6.17%) Security Architect
8 18 (5.84%) IT Support
8 18 (5.84%) Security Engineer
8 18 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (5.52%) Consultant
10 15 (4.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 15 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (4.87%) Analyst
10 15 (4.87%) Network Manager
10 15 (4.87%) Security Consultant
11 13 (4.22%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (4.22%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.60%) LDAP
2 4 (1.30%) Middleware
3 3 (0.97%) .NET
4 2 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.65%) LAMP
5 1 (0.32%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.84%) Linux Command Line
5 17 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.25%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 8 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.95%) NHS
8 6 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.30%) PKI
11 3 (0.97%) Replication
12 2 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.65%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.65%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 139 (45.13%) Windows
2 89 (28.90%) Linux
3 61 (19.81%) Windows Server
4 32 (10.39%) Windows 10
5 26 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (5.52%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.90%) Ubuntu
10 10 (3.25%) CentOS
11 8 (2.60%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.62%) Unix
13 4 (1.30%) Debian
13 4 (1.30%) Solaris
14 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.73%) ITIL
2 33 (10.71%) Information Security
3 31 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (9.74%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (9.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 28 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (8.77%) ITIL V3
7 21 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 20 (6.49%) Network Design
8 20 (6.49%) Project Management
9 19 (6.17%) DevOps
9 19 (6.17%) Line Management
10 16 (5.19%) Incident Management
10 16 (5.19%) Network Virtualisation
11 15 (4.87%) Change Management
12 14 (4.55%) Change Control
12 14 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (4.55%) Presales
12 14 (4.55%) Risk Management
12 14 (4.55%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.12%) PowerShell
2 15 (4.87%) SQL
3 5 (1.62%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.62%) Python
4 2 (0.65%) R
4 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.32%) C
5 1 (0.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 73 (23.70%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (18.83%) Security Cleared
3 46 (14.94%) CCNA
3 46 (14.94%) SC Cleared
4 27 (8.77%) CCNP
5 23 (7.47%) Degree
6 20 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (5.84%) DV Cleared
7 18 (5.84%) MCSE
8 17 (5.52%) CISSP
9 16 (5.19%) JNCIE
10 15 (4.87%) CCIE
10 15 (4.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (4.55%) CCDP
12 13 (4.22%) JNCIP
12 13 (4.22%) JNCIS
13 11 (3.57%) MCSA
14 10 (3.25%) CISM
15 7 (2.27%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (7.14%) SLA
3 13 (4.22%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.27%) Government Security Classifications
5 6 (1.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.30%) FISMA
6 4 (1.30%) QA
7 3 (0.97%) PMO
8 1 (0.32%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 112 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 72 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 20 (6.49%) VMware NSX
5 19 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (5.52%) vSphere
7 13 (4.22%) vCloud
8 7 (2.27%) Docker
9 3 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.65%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.65%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.65%) UAG
11 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.22%) Ansible
1 13 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.57%) Nagios
3 9 (2.92%) Nessus
4 8 (2.60%) FortiGate
4 8 (2.60%) SCCM
5 7 (2.27%) Nmap
6 6 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.30%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.97%) Puppet
9 3 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.97%) Terraform
10 2 (0.65%) cPanel
10 2 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.65%) Plesk
10 2 (0.65%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.32%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 158 (51.30%) Cisco
2 132 (42.86%) VMware
3 82 (26.62%) Microsoft
4 71 (23.05%) Juniper
5 44 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 40 (12.99%) F5
7 30 (9.74%) CheckPoint
8 28 (9.09%) HP
9 27 (8.77%) Fortinet
10 21 (6.82%) SolarWinds
11 20 (6.49%) Riverbed
12 19 (6.17%) Brocade
13 16 (5.19%) McAfee
14 15 (4.87%) Avaya
15 11 (3.57%) Oracle
16 10 (3.25%) Meraki
17 9 (2.92%) 3PAR
17 9 (2.92%) Dell
17 9 (2.92%) Splunk
17 9 (2.92%) Tripwire